Pottsville, PA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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Updated: 2022-04-08
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Pottsville, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
13,549
Unemployment
8.2%
Poverty
19.8%
Median Home
$77,600
Median Income
$39,154
Median Rent
$720

Pottsville SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
8

Pottsville, PA Cost Of Living

86
Pottsville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Pottsville Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 86 102 100
Services 101 100 100
Groceries 97 108 100
Health 95 94 100
Housing 47 92 100
Transportation 111 113 100
Utilities 107 112 100

Pottsville, PA Photos

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Rankings for Pottsville in Pennsylvania

Map Of Pottsville, PA

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Population over time in Pottsville

Year Population % Change
2020 13,549 -1.3%
2019 13,728 -0.7%
2018 13,827 -0.9%
2017 13,955 -0.5%
2016 14,025 -0.8%
2015 14,136 -0.6%
2014 14,228 -0.6%
2013 14,315 -0.8%
2012 14,429 -0.6%
2011 14,518 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pottsville

White
91.6% (12,410)
African American
3.5% (471)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.1% (7)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (76)
Hispanic
4.3% (585)
Race Pottsville PA USA
White 91.6% 75.7% 60.1%
African American 3.5% 10.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.1% 3.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.6% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.3% 7.6% 18.2%

Gender in Pottsville

Female
55.5% (7,525)
Male
44.5% (6,024)
Gender Pottsville PA USA
Female 55.5% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 44.5% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pottsville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (135)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,083)
High School / GED
42.0% (5,690)
Some College
17.0% (2,303)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (1,625)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (1,896)
Master's Degree
5.0% (677)
Professional Degree
1.0% (135)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Pottsville PA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 42.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Pottsville, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
10.6% (144,090)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (66,258)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.8% (199,910)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.1% (190,834)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (179,034)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.9% (202,179)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (171,092)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.2% (138,190)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (38,575)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (24,733)
Income Pottsville PA USA
Less than $10,000 10.6% 5.8% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.8% 8.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.1% 9.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 12.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.9% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 13.2% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.2% 15.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 6.7% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 7.1% 8.3%

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