Luzerne County Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Luzerne County Population Demographics top

Total Population 348,067
Male Population 171,669
Female Population 176,398
Male Population 49.32 %
Female Population 50.68 %
Median Age 45
Citizen US Born 323,345
Citizen not US Born 13,932
Not Citizen 10,790
Citizen US Born 92.9 %
Citizen not US Born 4 %
Not Citizen 3.1 %
Moved from Abroad 1,261
Moved from Same Country 26,467
Moved from Same State 7,472
Moved from Different State 5,102
Same House as Last Year 304,520
Moved from Abroad 0.36 %
Moved from Same Country 7.6 %
Moved from Same State 2.15 %
Moved from Different State 1.47 %
Same House as Last Year 87.49 %

Occupational Employment in Luzerne County top

White Collar 120,092
Blue Collar 42,170
White Collar 34.5 %
Blue Collar 12.12 %
Self Employees 11,524
Private Companies 118,766
Governmental Workers 18,003
Not for Profit Companies 13,969
Self Employees 3.31 %
Private Companies 34.12 %
Governmental Workers 5.17 %
Not for Profit Companies 4.01 %

Number of Households in Luzerne County top

Total Households 140,536
Average People Per Household 2
Family Households 90,072
Non-family Households 50,464
Non-family Households 25.88 %
Family Households 14.5 %
Households with Children 38,458
Households without Children 102,078
Households with Children 11.05 %
Households without Children 29.33 %

Median and Average Income in Luzerne County top

Average Household Income $64,471.37
Median Household Income $51,040.00
People below Poverty Level 49,775
People above Poverty Level 282,746

Housing in Luzerne County top

Housing Units 164,788
Median Year Built 1960
Built in 1939 or Earlier 58,942
Built between 1940 and 1949 15,072
Built between 1950 and 1959 15,626
Built between 1960 and 1969 13,999
Built between 1970 and 1979 23,788
Built between 1980 and 1989 12,468
Built between 1990 and 1999 12,302
Built between 2000 and 2009 10,404
Built in 2010 or Later 2,187
Occupied Housing Units 140,536
Owner Occupied 96,667
Renter Occupied 43,869
Owner Occupied 27.77 %
Renter Occupied 12.6 %
With Mortgage 53,514
Without Mortgage 43,153
Median Value with Mortgage $143,000.00
Median Value without Mortgage $113,700.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $770.00
With Mortgage 15.37 %
Without Mortgage 12.4 %

Luzerne County Education Statistics top

No High School 8,369
Some High School 131,745
Some College 67,756
Associate Degree 25,454
Bachelor's Degree 37,683
Graduate Degree 20,649
No High School 2.4 %
Some High School 37.85 %
Some College 19.47 %
Associate Degree 7.31 %
Bachelor's Degree 10.83 %
Graduate Degree 5.93 %

Marital Status in Luzerne County top

Never Married 96,034
Married 142,375
Separated 6,611
Widowed 23,934
Divorced 30,373
Never Married 27.59 %
Married 40.9 %
Separated 1.9 %
Widowed 6.88 %
Divorced 8.73 %

Means of Transport to Work in Luzerne County top

Car 147,080
Bus or TrolleyBus 1,569
Railroad 56
Ferryboat 8
Bicycle 228
Motorcycle 127
TaxiCab 170
Walk 4,275

Recently added listings in Luzerne County top

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2017 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Luzerne County is an area in Coal Region,Pennsylvania with a population of 348,067. There are 171,669 male residents living in Luzerne County and 176,398 female residents. The total number of households is 140,536 with 2 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 45 with 142,375 people being married and 156,952 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 74.01% white collar employees and 25.99% blue collar employees in Luzerne County.