Philadelphia County Demographics

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

Philadelphia County Population Demographics top

Total Population 1,575,729
Male Population 745,626
Female Population 830,103
Male Population 47.32 %
Female Population 52.68 %
Median Age 34
Citizen US Born 1,297,847
Citizen not US Born 169,832
Not Citizen 108,050
Citizen US Born 82.36 %
Citizen not US Born 10.78 %
Not Citizen 6.86 %
Moved from Abroad 14,588
Moved from Same Country 144,411
Moved from Same State 26,909
Moved from Different State 37,182
Same House as Last Year 1,331,068
Moved from Abroad 0.94 %
Moved from Same Country 9.29 %
Moved from Same State 1.73 %
Moved from Different State 2.39 %
Same House as Last Year 85.65 %

Occupational Employment in Philadelphia County top

White Collar 564,462
Blue Collar 123,942
White Collar 82 %
Blue Collar 18 %
Self Employees 43,952
Private Companies 461,011
Governmental Workers 82,756
Not for Profit Companies 100,685
Self Employees 6.38 %
Private Companies 66.97 %
Governmental Workers 12.02 %
Not for Profit Companies 14.63 %

Number of Households in Philadelphia County top

Total Households 594,839
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 321,433
Non-family Households 273,406
Family Households 54.04 %
Non-family Households 45.96 %
Households with Children 161,731
Households without Children 433,108
Households with Children 27.19 %
Households without Children 72.81 %

Median and Average Income in Philadelphia County top

Average Household Income $70,305.72
Median Household Income $48,278.00
People below Poverty Level 374,001
People above Poverty Level 1,137,219

Housing in Philadelphia County top

Housing Units 682,954
Median Year Built 1953
Built in 1939 or Earlier 284,267
Built between 1940 and 1949 84,309
Built between 1950 and 1959 110,658
Built between 1960 and 1969 73,966
Built between 1970 and 1979 46,828
Built between 1980 and 1989 25,946
Built between 1990 and 1999 22,000
Built between 2000 and 2009 20,972
Built in 2010 or Later 14,008
Occupied Housing Units 594,839
Owner Occupied 315,158
Renter Occupied 279,681
Owner Occupied 52.98 %
Renter Occupied 47.02 %
With Mortgage 189,487
Without Mortgage 125,671
Median Value with Mortgage $180,850.00
Median Value without Mortgage $156,700.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $996.00
With Mortgage 60.12 %
Without Mortgage 39.88 %

Philadelphia County Education Statistics top

No High School 62,658
Some High School 533,220
Some College 237,716
Associate Degree 66,595
Bachelor's Degree 197,234
No High School 5.71 %
Some High School 48.59 %
Some College 21.66 %
Associate Degree 6.07 %
Bachelor's Degree 17.97 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in Philadelphia County top

Never Married 651,942
Married 430,848
Separated 44,036
Widowed 80,051
Divorced 119,565
Never Married 49.15 %
Married 32.48 %
Separated 3.32 %
Widowed 6.04 %
Divorced 9.01 %

Means of Transport to Work in Philadelphia County top

Car 396,820
Bus or TrolleyBus 110,788
Railroad 18,866
Ferryboat 133
Bicycle 14,132
Motorcycle 648
TaxiCab 2,402
Walk 56,540

Recently added listings in Philadelphia County top

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  • 3 Beds
  • 5 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.
Philadelphia County is an area in Pennsylvania with a population of 1,575,729. There are 745,626 male residents living in Philadelphia County and 830,103 female residents. The total number of households is 594,839 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 34 with 430,848 people being married and 895,594 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 82.00% white collar employees and 18.00% blue collar employees in Philadelphia County..
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