Living in Pottsville, PA

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

Pottsville, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
13,648
Unemployment
8.9%
Poverty
16.5%
Median Home
$71,400
Median Income
$42,083
Median Rent
$659

Pottsville SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
8

Pottsville, PA Crime Report

271
Total Crimes
2,003.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-19.12%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Pottsville
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 271 2,003.1 1,709.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 44 325.2 306.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 4 29.6 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 32 236.5 191.1 250.2
Property Crime 227 1,677.9 1,403.4 2,109.9
Burglary 29 214.4 182.4 340.5
Larceny 188 1,389.6 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 10 73.9 96.8 219.9

Pottsville, PA Cost Of Living

80
Pottsville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Pottsville Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 80 99 100
Services 90 98 100
Groceries 91 103 100
Health 90 94 100
Housing 46 91 100
Transportation 103 109 100
Utilities 109 111 100

Pottsville, PA Photos

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Rankings for Pottsville in Pennsylvania

Map Of Pottsville, PA

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4

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Population over time in Pottsville

Year Population % Change
2019 13,648 -0.6%
2018 13,728 -0.7%
2017 13,827 -0.9%
2016 13,955 -0.5%
2015 14,025 -0.8%
2014 14,136 -0.6%
2013 14,228 -0.6%
2012 14,315 -0.8%
2011 14,429 -0.6%
2010 14,518 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pottsville

White
90.8% (12,397)
African American
4.3% (583)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.1% (19)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.9% (119)
Hispanic
3.9% (530)
Race Pottsville PA USA
White 90.8% 76.4% 60.7%
African American 4.3% 10.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 3.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.9% 7.3% 18.0%

Gender in Pottsville

Female
53.8% (7,347)
Male
46.2% (6,300)
Gender Pottsville PA USA
Female 53.8% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 46.2% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pottsville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (409)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (955)
High School / GED
44.0% (6,005)
Some College
16.0% (2,183)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,501)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,637)
Master's Degree
5.0% (682)
Professional Degree
2.0% (272)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Pottsville PA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 44.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Pottsville, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
11.3% (153,848)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.8% (106,102)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (152,695)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.3% (154,771)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.4% (223,507)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (214,050)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.8% (146,928)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.3% (141,162)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (37,135)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (34,598)
Income Pottsville PA USA
Less than $10,000 11.3% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.8% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 9.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.3% 9.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.4% 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.8% 13.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.3% 15.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 6.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 6.6% 7.7%

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