Living in Philadelphia, PA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
1,579,075
Unemployment
9.2%
Poverty
24.3%
Median Home
$163,000
Median Income
$45,927
Median Rent
$1,042

Philadelphia SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
10
Education
7
Commute
4

Philadelphia, PA Crime Report

63,565
Total Crimes
4,005.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
61.73%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Philadelphia
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 63,565 4,005.6 1,709.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 14,420 908.7 306.4 366.7
Murder 351 22.1 5.2 5.0
Robbery 5,262 331.6 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 7,712 486.0 191.1 250.2
Property Crime 49,145 3,096.9 1,403.4 2,109.9
Burglary 6,497 409.4 182.4 340.5
Larceny 36,968 2,329.5 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 5,680 357.9 96.8 219.9

Philadelphia, PA Cost Of Living

102
Philadelphia's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Philadelphia Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 102 99 100
Services 105 98 100
Groceries 117 103 100
Health 103 94 100
Housing 86 91 100
Transportation 115 109 100
Utilities 108 111 100

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Population over time in Philadelphia

Year Population % Change
2019 1,579,075 0.2%
2018 1,575,522 0.4%
2017 1,569,657 0.6%
2016 1,559,938 0.3%
2015 1,555,072 0.5%
2014 1,546,920 0.7%
2013 1,536,704 0.7%
2012 1,525,811 0.7%
2011 1,514,456 0.6%
2010 1,504,950 -

Race / Ethnicity in Philadelphia

White
34.5% (544,434)
African American
40.8% (644,723)
American Indian
0.2% (3,343)
Asian
7.2% (113,484)
Hawaiian
0.0% (395)
Other
0.4% (5,622)
Two Or More
2.2% (35,216)
Hispanic
14.7% (231,858)
Race Philadelphia PA USA
White 34.5% 76.4% 60.7%
African American 40.8% 10.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 7.2% 3.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.7% 7.3% 18.0%

Gender in Philadelphia

Female
52.7% (831,595)
Male
47.3% (747,479)
Gender Philadelphia PA USA
Female 52.7% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 47.3% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Philadelphia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (63,162)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (157,907)
High School / GED
33.0% (521,094)
Some College
17.0% (268,442)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (94,744)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (268,442)
Master's Degree
8.0% (126,326)
Professional Degree
3.0% (47,372)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (31,581)
Education Philadelphia PA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
12.7% (19,982,879)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.4% (10,173,154)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (17,737,438)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.2% (16,142,442)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.7% (20,078,726)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (24,991,860)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.5% (16,646,885)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.0% (17,306,258)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (7,459,245)
$200,000 or more
4.7% (7,388,607)
Income Philadelphia PA USA
Less than $10,000 12.7% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.4% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 9.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.2% 9.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.7% 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.5% 13.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.0% 15.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 6.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.7% 6.6% 7.7%

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