Bethlehem Demographics

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

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Bethlehem Population Demographics top

Total Population 75,296
Male Population 36,565
Female Population 38,731
Male Population 48.56 %
Female Population 51.44 %
Median Age 35.1
Citizen US Born 62,422
Citizen not US Born 9,281
Not Citizen 3,593
Citizen US Born 82.9 %
Citizen not US Born 12.33 %
Not Citizen 4.77 %
Moved from Abroad 591
Moved from Same Country 6,901
Moved from Same State 3,350
Moved from Different State 2,531
Same House as Last Year 60,900
Moved from Abroad 0.8 %
Moved from Same Country 9.29 %
Moved from Same State 4.51 %
Moved from Different State 3.41 %
Same House as Last Year 81.99 %

Occupational Employment in Bethlehem top

White Collar 28,004
Blue Collar 7,769
White Collar 78.28 %
Blue Collar 21.72 %
Self Employees 2,206
Private Companies 25,607
Governmental Workers 2,959
Not for Profit Companies 5,001
Self Employees 6.17 %
Private Companies 71.58 %
Governmental Workers 8.27 %
Not for Profit Companies 13.98 %

Number of Households in Bethlehem top

Total Households 28,945
Average People Per Household 2
Family Households 16,509
Non-family Households 12,436
Non-family Households 57.04 %
Family Households 42.96 %
Households with Children 7,867
Households without Children 21,078
Households with Children 27.2 %
Households without Children 72.8 %

Median and Average Income in Bethlehem top

Average Household Income $72,061.00
Median Household Income $54,701.00
People below Poverty Level 10,952
People above Poverty Level 57,669

Housing in Bethlehem top

Housing Units 31,189
Median Year Built 1956
Built in 1939 or Earlier 9,547
Built between 1940 and 1949 2,618
Built between 1950 and 1959 6,183
Built between 1960 and 1969 3,399
Built between 1970 and 1979 3,494
Built between 1980 and 1989 2,546
Built between 1990 and 1999 1,450
Built between 2000 and 2009 1,692
Built in 2010 or Later 260
Occupied Housing Units 28,945
Owner Occupied 14,775
Renter Occupied 14,170
Owner Occupied 51.05 %
Renter Occupied 48.95 %
With Mortgage 9,435
Without Mortgage 5,340
Median Value with Mortgage $173,200.00
Median Value without Mortgage $168,000.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,067.00
With Mortgage 63.86 %
Without Mortgage 36.14 %

Bethlehem Education Statistics top

No High School 2,282
Some High School 24,603
Some College 12,471
Associate Degree 4,197
Bachelor's Degree 9,110
Graduate Degree 5,822
No High School 3.73 %
Some High School 40.2 %
Some College 24.81 %
Associate Degree 6.86 %
Bachelor's Degree 9.51 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Bethlehem top

Never Married 28,343
Married 24,522
Separated 1,492
Widowed 3,851
Divorced 6,752
Never Married 44.66 %
Married 38.64 %
Separated 2.35 %
Widowed 6.07 %
Divorced 10.64 %

Means of Transport to Work in Bethlehem top

Car 29,673
Bus or TrolleyBus 1,135
Subway or Elevated 7
Railroad 0
Ferryboat 0
Bicycle 213
Motorcycle 7
TaxiCab 30
Walk 1,705

Recently added listings in Bethlehem top

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  • 2 Baths
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  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
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  • 2 Beds
  • 3 Baths
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  • 2 Baths
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Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2018 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.
Bethlehem is an area in Northampton County,Lehigh Valley,Pennsylvania with a population of 75,296. There are 36,565 male residents living in Bethlehem and 38,731 female residents. The total number of households is 28,945 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 35 with 24,522 people being married and 40,438 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 78.28% white collar employees and 21.72% blue collar employees in Bethlehem..
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