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Social Characteristics of City of Pottsville, PA

Pottsville, PA Selected Social Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey types of households (All)
    5,932
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households)
    3,429
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households)
    57.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    1,519
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    25.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    2,264
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    38.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    796
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    13.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    342
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    5.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    176
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    823
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    13.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    547
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    9.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households)
    2,503
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households)
    42.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    2,126
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    35.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    949
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    16.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    1,663
  • Percentage of types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    28.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    1,775
  • Percentage of types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    29.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average sized households)
    2.26
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average family size households)
    2.98
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (All)
    13,433
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    5,932
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    44.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    2,252
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    16.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    4,012
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    29.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    532
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    4.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    705
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    5.2%
  • American Community Survey persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    377
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey number of males 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    5,369
  • American Community Survey number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    2,108
  • Percentage number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    39.3%
  • American Community Survey number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    2,433
  • Percentage number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    45.3%
  • American Community Survey number of separated males 15 years and older
    135
  • Percentage number of separated males 15 years and older
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed males 15 years and older
    246
  • Percentage number of widowed males 15 years and older
    4.6%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced males 15 years and older
    447
  • Percentage number of divorced males 15 years and older
    8.3%
  • American Community Survey number of females 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    6,355
  • American Community Survey number of females never married 15 years and older
    1,926
  • Percentage number of females never married 15 years and older
    30.3%
  • American Community Survey number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    2,372
  • Percentage number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    37.3%
  • American Community Survey number of separated females 15 years and older
    339
  • Percentage of separated females 15 years and older
    5.3%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed females 15 years and older
    978
  • Percentage of widowed females 15 years and older
    15.4%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced females 15 years and older
    740
  • Percentage of divorced females 15 years and older
    11.6%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year
    144
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    106
  • Percentage of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    73.6%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    54
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    43
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 15 to 19 years old)
    63
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 20 to 34 years old)
    93
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 35 to 50 years old)
    0
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age
    274
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    135
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    49.3%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    51
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    18.6%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    8
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    2.9%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    0
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    76
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    27.7%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    135
  • American Community Survey number of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    84
  • Percentage of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    62.2%
  • American Community Survey number of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    129
  • Percentage of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    95.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons enrolled in school 3 years of age and over
    2,977
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    100
  • Percentage of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    3.4%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    150
  • Percentage of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    5.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    1,329
  • Percentage of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    44.6%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    873
  • Percentage of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    29.3%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    525
  • Percentage of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    17.6%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with education
    10,098
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    334
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    877
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    8.7%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    4,936
  • Percentage number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    48.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    1,594
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    15.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    835
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    8.3%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    1,001
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    9.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    521
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    5.2%
  • Percentage of people with high school graduate or higher
    88.0%
  • Percentage of people with a bachelor's degree or higher
    15.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older)
    11,056
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    1,258
  • Percentage of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    11.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (By status)
    13,455
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    2,685
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    20.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age)
    3,056
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    239
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    7.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years)
    8,116
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    1,490
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    18.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over)
    2,283
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    956
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    41.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago)
    14,042
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    11,694
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    83.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    2,306
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    16.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    1,675
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    11.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    631
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    407
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    2.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    224
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    42
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by place of birth)
    14,136
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons
    13,948
  • Percentage of Native persons
    98.7%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States)
    13,872
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States)
    98.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons - (Born in United States - State of residence)
    12,246
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence)
    86.6%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    1,626
  • Percentage of Native persons (State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    11.5%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    76
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born
    188
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (by U.S. Citizenship status)
    188
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    139
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    73.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    49
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    26.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons born abroad the U.S. (by year of entry)
    264
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (by year of entry)
    76
  • Percent; YEAR OF ENTRY - Native
    76%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    0
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    76
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    100.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (by year of entry)
    188
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    0
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    188
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    100.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) by world region
    188
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    33
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    17.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    50
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    26.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    13
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    6.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    0
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    68
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    36.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    24
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    12.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older (by language spoken at home)
    13,398
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    12,933
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    96.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    465
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    3.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    103
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    225
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    1.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    56
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    120
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    93
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    20
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    27
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    27
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by ancestry)
    14,136
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of American ancestry
    691
  • Percentage of all persons of American ancestry
    4.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Arab ancestry
    134
  • Percentage of all persons of Arab ancestry
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Czech ancestry
    72
  • Percentage of all persons of Czech ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Danish ancestry
    6
  • Percentage of all persons of Danish ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    873
  • Percentage of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of English ancestry
    655
  • Percentage of all persons of English ancestry
    4.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    211
  • Percentage of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    10
  • Percentage of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of German ancestry
    5,187
  • Percentage of all persons of German ancestry
    36.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Greek ancestry
    116
  • Percentage of all persons of Greek ancestry
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    68
  • Percentage of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Irish ancestry
    3,689
  • Percentage of all persons of Irish ancestry
    26.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Italian ancestry
    1,858
  • Percentage of all persons of Italian ancestry
    13.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    449
  • Percentage of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    3.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    7
  • Percentage of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Polish ancestry
    928
  • Percentage of all persons of Polish ancestry
    6.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    23
  • Percentage of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Russian ancestry
    75
  • Percentage of all persons of Russian ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    37
  • Percentage of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    86
  • Percentage of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    212
  • Percentage of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    8
  • Percentage of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    82
  • Percentage of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0
  • Percentage of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    337
  • Percentage of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    258
  • Percentage of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    108
  • Percentage of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    0.8%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.