Population Demographics for Bethlehem, Pennsylvania in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population74,982100
White57,30576
Hispanic or Latino18,26824
Some Other Race7,4859
Black or African American5,1996
Two or More Races2,5603
Asian2,1432
American Indian259Below 1%
Three or more races213Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population36,03238,95074,982
White27,38629,91957,305
Hispanic or Latino8,8049,46418,268
Some Other Race3,5893,8967,485
Black or African American2,5462,6535,199
Two or More Races1,2631,2972,560
Asian1,1221,0212,143
American Indian113146259
Three or more races112101213

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Bethlehem

 
Total Population:74,982
Male Population:36,032
Female Population:38,950

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Bethlehem

 
Both sexes35
Male33
Female38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Bethlehem

 
Total Population:68,717
Male Population:32,784
Under 5 years:2,154
5 to 9 years:1,987
10 to 14 years:2,145
15 to 17 years:1,348
18 and 19 years:818
20 years:462
21 years:654
22 to 24 years:1,737
25 to 29 years:2,688
30 to 34 years:2,293
35 to 39 years:2,047
40 to 44 years:1,918
45 to 49 years:2,094
50 to 54 years:2,231
55 to 59 years:2,060
60 and 61 years:757
62 to 64 years:999
65 and 66 years:564
67 to 69 years:729
70 to 74 years:900
75 to 79 years:806
80 to 84 years:783
85 years and over:610
Female Population:35,933
Under 5 years:2,024
5 to 9 years:1,944
10 to 14 years:1,920
15 to 17 years:1,361
18 and 19 years:795
20 years:380
21 years:617
22 to 24 years:1,822
25 to 29 years:2,752
30 to 34 years:2,424
35 to 39 years:2,113
40 to 44 years:2,154
45 to 49 years:2,300
50 to 54 years:2,529
55 to 59 years:2,350
60 and 61 years:806
62 to 64 years:1,157
65 and 66 years:626
67 to 69 years:902
70 to 74 years:1,207
75 to 79 years:1,227
80 to 84 years:1,241
85 years and over:1,282

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Bethlehem

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Bethlehem

 
Total:29,365
Family led homes:17,102
Husband-wife family:11,255
Other family:5,847
Population of male led with no wife present:1,361
Population female led with no husband present:4,486
Population of Nonfamily homes:12,263
Population living alone:9,684
Population not living alone:2,579

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Bethlehem with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:29,365
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:8,174
Population of family homes:8,098
Husband-wife family:4,243
Under 6 years only:1,112
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:835
6 to 17 years only:2,296
Other family:3,855
Male householder, no wife present:773
Under 6 years only:205
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:142
6 to 17 years only:426
Female led with no husband present:3,082
Under 6 years only:695
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:723
6 to 17 years only:1,664
Nonfamily households:76
Male led households:52
Under 6 years only:13
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:37
Female led householder:24
Under 6 years only:7
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:15
Households with no people under 18 years:21,191
Family households:9,004
Husband-wife family:7,012
Other family:1,992
Male led with no wife present:588
Female led with no husband present:1,404
Nonfamily households:12,187
Male led householder:5,421
Female led householder:6,766

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Bethlehem, by type

 
Total Home Population:29,365
Population of Family homes:17,102
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:589
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,996
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,410
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,591
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,619
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,428
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,732
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,305
Population of 85 year olds and over:432
Population of Nonfamily Homes:12,263
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,118
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,122
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,224
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,765
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,037
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:899
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,466
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,566
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,066

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Bethlehem containing people over 60

 
Total Population:29,365
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:10,765
1-person household:4,735
2-or-more-person household:6,030
Family households:5,700
Nonfamily households:330
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:18,600
1-person household:4,949
2-or-more-person household:13,651
Family homes:11,402
Nonfamily homes:2,249

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Bethlehem with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:29,365
Home has three or more generations:1,147
Home does not have three or more generations:28,218

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Bethlehem under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:14,872
Unmarried partner of home lead present:1,732
In family homes:1,694
Population of male led and male partner homes:33
Population of male led and female partner households:588
Population of female led and female partner households:70
Population of female led and male partner households:1,003
In nonfamily homes:38
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:31
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:6
No unmarried partner of home lead present:13,140
In family homes:13,081
Population of husband-wife family homes:7,802
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:668
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:4,611
In nonfamily homes:59

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Bethlehem

 
Total Population:50,872
Population Under 18 years:14,674
Population 18 years and over:36,198

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Bethlehem have lived in one place.

 
Total:29,365
Population of Owner occupied homes:15,727
Family home:11,003
Nonfamily homess:4,724
Male led home:1,976
Living alone:1,512
Not living alone:464
Female led home:2,748
Living alone:2,381
Not living alone:367
Population of Renter occupied homes:13,638
Family run homes:6,099
Husband-wife family:2,577
Other family:3,522
Male led with no wife present:670
Female led with no husband present:2,852
Nonfamily Homes:7,539
Male led homes:3,497
Male living alone:2,508
Male not living alone:989
Female led homes:4,042
Females living alone:3,283
Females not living alone:759