philadelphia Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 61,355 6.9 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 336,164 38.0 % 32.2 %
Some College 183,878 20.8 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 178,859 20.2 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 123,819 14.0 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 735,550 83.2 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 252,845 28.6 % 28.6 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,567,870 - -
19 years old and under 390,801 24.9 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 606,555 38.7 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 368,911 23.5 % 12.9 %
65 years old and older 201,605 12.9 % 2.0 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 1,120,820 86.0 % 84.4 %
Spanish 153,571 11.8 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 28,268 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 335,884 54.3 % 33.6 %
Married 187,230 30.3 % 50.4 %
Separated 27,250 4.4 % 2.5 %
Divorced 67,809 11.0 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 674,504 - -
Occupied Housing Units 580,205 86.0 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 94,299 14.0 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 52,307 7.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 393,950 58.4 % 5.9 %
2-Units 55,777 8.3 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 43,867 6.5 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 26,878 4.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 15,605 2.3 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 84,284 12.5 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 1,639 0.2 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 197 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 22,276 3.3 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 24,219 3.6 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 44,945 6.7 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 69,288 10.3 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 187,368 27.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 291,739 43.3 % 12.8 %
Electric 117,838 17.5 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 24,046 3.6 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 424,871 63.0 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 6,868 1.0 % 4.1 %
Coal 219 0.0 % 0.1 %
Wood 1,561 0.2 % 1.6 %
Solar 85 0.0 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 1,889 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 2,828 0.4 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 634,111 41.8 % 75.1 %
African-American 661,032 43.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 5,521 0.4 % 0.9 %
Asian 110,733 7.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 104,892 6.9 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,449 57,617
Median Family Income 50,280 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 24,685 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 88.57 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.28 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 13.8

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.12 %
6.0 0.03 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

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