Philadelphia Demographics

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

Philadelphia Population Demographics top

Total Population 1,569,657
Male Population 742,412
Female Population 827,245
Male Population 47.3 %
Female Population 52.7 %
Median Age 34.1
Citizen US Born 1,303,232
Citizen not US Born 160,706
Not Citizen 105,719
Citizen US Born 83.03 %
Citizen not US Born 10.24 %
Not Citizen 6.74 %
Moved from Abroad 14,358
Moved from Same Country 141,862
Moved from Same State 26,386
Moved from Different State 35,238
Same House as Last Year 1,330,446
Moved from Abroad 0.93 %
Moved from Same Country 9.16 %
Moved from Same State 1.7 %
Moved from Different State 2.28 %
Same House as Last Year 85.93 %

Occupational Employment in Philadelphia top

White Collar 553,917
Blue Collar 111,848
White Collar 83.2 %
Blue Collar 16.8 %
Self Employees 41,150
Private Companies 445,315
Governmental Workers 82,272
Not for Profit Companies 97,028
Self Employees 6.18 %
Private Companies 66.89 %
Governmental Workers 12.36 %
Not for Profit Companies 14.57 %

Number of Households in Philadelphia top

Total Households 591,280
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 311,734
Non-family Households 279,546
Non-family Households 52.72 %
Family Households 47.28 %
Households with Children 156,979
Households without Children 434,301
Households with Children 156979 %
Households without Children 434301 %

Median and Average Income in Philadelphia top

Average Household Income $60,517.00
Median Household Income $40,649.00
People below Poverty Level 386,478
People above Poverty Level 1,118,969

Housing in Philadelphia top

Housing Units 679,876
Median Year Built 1946
Built in 1939 or Earlier 279,626
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 45,506
Built between 1980 and 1989 26,233
Built between 1990 and 1999 21,573
Built between 2000 and 2009 21,478
Built in 2010 or Later 10,091
Occupied Housing Units 591,280
Owner Occupied 308,695
Renter Occupied 282,585
Owner Occupied 52.21 %
Renter Occupied 47.79 %
With Mortgage 185,635
Without Mortgage 123,060
Median Value with Mortgage $164,300.00
Median Value without Mortgage $122,500.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $943.00
With Mortgage 60.14 %
Without Mortgage 39.86 %

Philadelphia Education Statistics top

No High School 62,688
Some High School 544,988
Some College 235,338
Associate Degree 64,350
Bachelor's Degree 186,286
Graduate Degree 120,165
No High School 5.12 %
Some High School 44.52 %
Some College 20.06 %
Associate Degree 5.26 %
Bachelor's Degree 15.22 %
Graduate Degree 9.82 %

Marital Status in Philadelphia top

Never Married 659,932
Married 420,595
Separated 42,829
Widowed 80,663
Divorced 116,408
Never Married 51.65 %
Married 32.92 %
Separated 3.35 %
Widowed 6.31 %
Divorced 9.11 %

Means of Transport to Work in Philadelphia top

Car 386,057
Bus or TrolleyBus 109,181
Subway or Elevated 33,768
Railroad 18,556
Ferryboat 41
Bicycle 13,888
Motorcycle 655
TaxiCab 1,705
Walk 54,146

Recently added listings in Philadelphia top

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  • 1 Baths
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  • 1.5 Baths
$200,000 USD
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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 is an area in Philadelphia County,Pennsylvania with a population of 1,569,657. There are 742,412 male residents living in Philadelphia and 827,245 female residents. The total number of households is 591,280 with 3 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 34 with 420,595 people being married and 899,832 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 83.20% white collar employees and 16.80% blue collar employees in Philadelphia.
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