Philadelphia County Demographics

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

Philadelphia County Population Demographics top

Total Population 1,569,848
Male Population 742,496
Female Population 827,352
Male Population 47.3 %
Female Population 52.7 %
Median Age 34
Citizen US Born 1,303,322
Citizen not US Born 160,807
Not Citizen 105,719
Citizen US Born 83.02 %
Citizen not US Born 10.24 %
Not Citizen 6.73 %
Moved from Abroad 14,358
Moved from Same Country 141,959
Moved from Same State 26,413
Moved from Different State 35,238
Same House as Last Year 1,330,513
Moved from Abroad 0.91 %
Moved from Same Country 9.04 %
Moved from Same State 1.68 %
Moved from Different State 2.24 %
Same House as Last Year 84.75 %

Occupational Employment in Philadelphia County top

White Collar 554,005
Blue Collar 111,848
White Collar 35.29 %
Blue Collar 7.12 %
Self Employees 41,150
Private Companies 445,396
Governmental Workers 82,272
Not for Profit Companies 97,035
Self Employees 2.62 %
Private Companies 28.37 %
Governmental Workers 5.24 %
Not for Profit Companies 6.18 %

Number of Households in Philadelphia County top

Total Households 591,341
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 311,778
Non-family Households 279,563
Non-family Households 19.86 %
Family Households 17.81 %
Households with Children 157,014
Households without Children 434,327
Households with Children 10 %
Households without Children 27.67 %

Median and Average Income in Philadelphia County top

Average Household Income $66,070.85
Median Household Income $45,892.00
People below Poverty Level 386,478
People above Poverty Level 1,119,160

Housing in Philadelphia County top

Housing Units 679,937
Median Year Built 1944
Built in 1939 or Earlier 279,652
Built between 1940 and 1949 92,791
Built between 1950 and 1959 109,497
Built between 1960 and 1969 73,081
Built between 1970 and 1979 45,514
Built between 1980 and 1989 26,233
Built between 1990 and 1999 21,573
Built between 2000 and 2009 21,505
Built in 2010 or Later 10,091
Occupied Housing Units 591,341
Owner Occupied 308,756
Renter Occupied 282,585
Owner Occupied 19.67 %
Renter Occupied 18 %
With Mortgage 185,653
Without Mortgage 123,103
Median Value with Mortgage $175,950.00
Median Value without Mortgage $144,100.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $963.00
With Mortgage 11.83 %
Without Mortgage 7.84 %

Philadelphia County Education Statistics top

No High School 62,688
Some High School 545,012
Some College 235,338
Associate Degree 64,350
Bachelor's Degree 186,296
Graduate Degree 120,261
No High School 3.99 %
Some High School 34.72 %
Some College 14.99 %
Associate Degree 4.1 %
Bachelor's Degree 11.87 %
Graduate Degree 7.66 %

Marital Status in Philadelphia County top

Never Married 659,954
Married 420,684
Separated 42,829
Widowed 80,687
Divorced 116,425
Never Married 42.04 %
Married 26.8 %
Separated 2.73 %
Widowed 5.14 %
Divorced 7.42 %

Means of Transport to Work in Philadelphia County top

Car 386,138
Bus or TrolleyBus 109,181
Railroad 18,563
Ferryboat 41
Bicycle 13,888
Motorcycle 655
TaxiCab 1,705
Walk 54,146

Recently added listings in Philadelphia County top

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  • 2 Baths
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  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$274,900 USD
  • 1 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$450,000 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
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  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
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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.
Philadelphia County is an area in Pennsylvania with a population of 1,569,848. There are 742,496 male residents living in Philadelphia County and 827,352 female residents. The total number of households is 591,341 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 34 with 420,684 people being married and 899,895 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 83.20% white collar employees and 16.80% blue collar employees in Philadelphia County..
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