Pittsburg, KS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Pittsburg, Kansas Info Snack

Population
20,171
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
27.3%
Median Home
$88,500
Median Income
$34,956
Median Rent
$712

Pittsburg SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
10

Pittsburg, KS Cost Of Living

77
Pittsburg's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Pittsburg Kansas National Average
Overall 77 89 100
Services 79 93 100
Groceries 93 93 100
Health 97 99 100
Housing 54 76 100
Transportation 85 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100

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Rankings for Pittsburg in Kansas

Map Of Pittsburg, KS

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Population over time in Pittsburg

Year Population % Change
2019 20,171 -0.5%
2018 20,280 0.0%
2017 20,278 -0.6%
2016 20,399 0.1%
2015 20,382 0.2%
2014 20,336 0.3%
2013 20,282 0.4%
2012 20,197 0.3%
2011 20,137 0.4%
2010 20,060 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pittsburg

White
79.3% (15,996)
African American
3.7% (739)
American Indian
0.6% (118)
Asian
3.1% (625)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.9% (781)
Hispanic
9.5% (1,912)
Race Pittsburg KS USA
White 79.3% 75.9% 60.7%
African American 3.7% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 3.1% 2.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.9% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.5% 11.9% 18.0%

Gender in Pittsburg

Female
49.5% (9,992)
Male
50.5% (10,179)
Gender Pittsburg KS USA
Female 49.5% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pittsburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (605)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,210)
High School / GED
28.0% (5,647)
Some College
24.0% (4,841)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,411)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (3,832)
Master's Degree
9.0% (1,815)
Professional Degree
2.0% (403)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (403)
Education Pittsburg KS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Pittsburg, Kansas

Less than $10,000
13.9% (280,777)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.8% (217,615)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.7% (276,942)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.6% (234,237)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.7% (316,322)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.4% (289,472)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.9% (159,823)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.1% (163,659)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (46,796)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (31,453)
Income Pittsburg KS USA
Less than $10,000 13.9% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.8% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.7% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.6% 9.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.7% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.4% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.9% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.1% 14.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 5.3% 7.7%

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