Pittsburgh Demographics

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

Pittsburgh Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 302,205 -0.5%
Male Population 147,776 -0.5%
Female Population 154,429 -0.4%
Male Population 48.9 %
Female Population 51.1 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 32.9 0.0%
Citizen US Born 271,947 -1.0%
Citizen not US Born 12,634 4.6%
Not Citizen 17,624 5.4%
Citizen US Born 89.99 %
Citizen not US Born 4.18 %
Not Citizen 5.83 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 4,089 -5.9%
Moved from Same Country 39,810 2.1%
Moved from Same State 10,614 -3.3%
Moved from Different State 12,913 2.8%
Same House as Last Year 231,952 -0.7%
Moved from Abroad 1.37 %
Moved from Same Country 13.3 %
Moved from Same State 3.55 %
Moved from Different State 4.31 %
Same House as Last Year 77.48 %

Occupational Employment in Pittsburgh top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 137,984 2.3%
Blue Collar 19,297 -1.5%
White Collar 87.73 %
Blue Collar 12.27 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 10,444 0.9%
Private Companies 99,354 1.4%
Governmental Workers 14,973 3.0%
Not for Profit Companies 32,510 2.8%
Self Employees 6.64 %
Private Companies 63.17 %
Governmental Workers 9.52 %
Not for Profit Companies 20.67 %

Number of Households in Pittsburgh top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 138,058 1.3%
Average People Per Household 2 -1.9%
Family Households 58,252 -1.4%
Non-family Households 79,806 3.4%
Family Households 42.19 %
Non-family Households 57.81 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 25,088 -1.6%
Households without Children 112,970 2.0%
Households with Children 18.17 %
Households without Children 81.83 %

Median and Average Income in Pittsburgh top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $72,984.00 5.4%
Median Household Income $48,711.00 6.3%
People below Poverty Level 56,873 -4.2%
People above Poverty Level 220,538 0.9%

Housing in Pittsburgh top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 157,311 0.4%
Median Year Built 1940 N/A
Built in 1939 or Earlier 78,341 -0.7%
Built between 1940 and 1949 14,039 -2.8%
Built between 1950 and 1959 19,795 2.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 13,723 6.2%
Built between 1970 and 1979 10,612 -3.7%
Built between 1980 and 1989 6,939 -0.8%
Built between 1990 and 1999 5,535 3.5%
Built between 2000 and 2009 4,776 2.3%
Built in 2010 or Later 3,551 19.7%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 138,058 1.3%
Owner Occupied 65,127 -0.1%
Renter Occupied 72,931 2.6%
Owner Occupied 47.17 %
Renter Occupied 52.83 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 36,948 -1.2%
Without Mortgage 28,179 1.5%
Median Value with Mortgage $144,100.00 8.0%
Median Value without Mortgage $103,900.00 10.7%
Median Housing Costs per Month $918.00 3.0%
With Mortgage 56.73 %
Without Mortgage 43.27 %

Pittsburgh Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 4,089 -7.9%
Some High School 77,509 -2.5%
Some College 47,229 -1.7%
Associate Degree 17,442 -2.9%
Bachelor's Degree 58,498 1.4%
Graduate Degree 45,267 5.1%
No High School 1.59 %
Some High School 30.19 %
Some College 21 %
Associate Degree 6.79 %
Bachelor's Degree 22.79 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Pittsburgh top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 138,229 0.4%
Married 85,903 -1.1%
Separated 5,044 -1.6%
Widowed 15,221 -2.7%
Divorced 24,432 0.3%
Never Married 52.4 %
Married 32.57 %
Separated 1.91 %
Widowed 5.77 %
Divorced 9.26 %

Means of Transport to Work in Pittsburgh top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 96,928 0.9%
Bus or TrolleyBus 25,823 0.4%
Subway or Elevated 40 N/A
Railroad 483 48,200.0%
Ferryboat 4 300.0%
Bicycle 2,739 -2.7%
Motorcycle 260 44.4%
TaxiCab 158 17.0%
Walk 16,436 2.4%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

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.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 15221 15217 15218 15120 15104 15206 15208 15201 15213 15224 15260 15232 15204 15226 15210 15207 15220 15216 15233 15214 15234 15222 15219 15203 15212 15290 15205 15211

Recently added listings in Pittsburgh top

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Pittsburgh is an area in Allegheny County,Pennsylvania with a population of 302,205. There are 147,776 male residents living in Pittsburgh and 154,429 female residents. The total number of households is 138,058 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 33 with 85,903 people being married and 182,926 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 87.73% white collar employees and 12.27% blue collar employees in Pittsburgh..
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