Pittsburg, KS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Pittsburg, Kansas Info Snack

Population
20,096
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
27.5%
Median Home
$86,800
Median Income
$34,353
Median Rent
$726

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

78
Pittsburg's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Pittsburg Kansas National Average
Overall 78 89 100
Services 85 89 100
Groceries 89 94 100
Health 99 100 100
Housing 56 75 100
Transportation 89 94 100
Utilities 100 100 100

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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
2020 20,096 -0.9%
2019 20,280 0.0%
2018 20,278 -0.6%
2017 20,399 0.1%
2016 20,382 0.2%
2015 20,336 0.3%
2014 20,282 0.4%
2013 20,197 0.3%
2012 20,137 0.4%
2011 20,060 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pittsburg

White
79.5% (15,973)
African American
3.5% (694)
American Indian
0.5% (100)
Asian
3.4% (685)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.5% (709)
Hispanic
9.6% (1,935)
Race Pittsburg KS USA
White 79.5% 75.3% 60.1%
African American 3.5% 5.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.5% 0.6% 0.6%
Asian 3.4% 2.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.5% 3.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 9.6% 12.1% 18.2%

Gender in Pittsburg

Female
48.3% (9,698)
Male
51.7% (10,397)
Gender Pittsburg KS USA
Female 48.3% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 51.7% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pittsburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (602)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,205)
High School / GED
31.0% (6,229)
Some College
23.0% (4,622)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,406)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (3,818)
Master's Degree
9.0% (1,808)
Professional Degree
1.0% (200)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (200)
Education Pittsburg KS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Pittsburg, Kansas

Less than $10,000
11.4% (228,505)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.8% (236,496)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.6% (332,644)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (219,764)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (307,670)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.7% (295,433)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.9% (158,080)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.7% (153,835)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (33,713)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (43,453)
Income Pittsburg KS USA
Less than $10,000 11.4% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.8% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.6% 8.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 9.6% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.7% 18.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.9% 13.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.7% 15.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 5.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 5.7% 8.3%

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