Population Demographics for Lehigh County, Pennsylvania in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population349,497100
White276,28679
Hispanic or Latino65,61518
Some Other Race30,0648
Black or African American21,4406
Asian10,2472
Two or More Races10,0552
American Indian1,279Below 1%
Three or more races712Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander126Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population169,312180,185349,497
White133,129143,157276,286
Hispanic or Latino32,28833,32765,615
Some Other Race14,88015,18430,064
Black or African American10,71410,72621,440
Asian4,9175,33010,247
Two or More Races4,9735,08210,055
American Indian6326471,279
Three or more races342370712
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander6759126

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Lehigh County

 
Total Population:349,497
Male Population:169,312
Female Population:180,185

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Lehigh County

 
Both sexes39
Male38
Female40

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Lehigh County

 
Total Population:340,504
Male Population:165,122
Under 5 years:11,043
5 to 9 years:11,614
10 to 14 years:11,996
15 to 17 years:7,670
18 and 19 years:4,099
20 years:1,802
21 years:1,780
22 to 24 years:5,687
25 to 29 years:10,114
30 to 34 years:10,221
35 to 39 years:10,517
40 to 44 years:11,656
45 to 49 years:12,818
50 to 54 years:13,004
55 to 59 years:11,112
60 and 61 years:3,869
62 to 64 years:5,364
65 and 66 years:2,717
67 to 69 years:3,805
70 to 74 years:4,803
75 to 79 years:3,982
80 to 84 years:3,100
85 years and over:2,349
Female Population:175,382
Under 5 years:10,351
5 to 9 years:10,935
10 to 14 years:11,458
15 to 17 years:7,262
18 and 19 years:3,883
20 years:1,814
21 years:1,772
22 to 24 years:6,076
25 to 29 years:10,636
30 to 34 years:10,710
35 to 39 years:11,092
40 to 44 years:12,300
45 to 49 years:13,709
50 to 54 years:13,469
55 to 59 years:11,625
60 and 61 years:4,223
62 to 64 years:5,930
65 and 66 years:3,089
67 to 69 years:4,478
70 to 74 years:5,777
75 to 79 years:5,336
80 to 84 years:4,802
85 years and over:4,655

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Lehigh County

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

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Lehigh County

 
Total:133,983
Family led homes:90,160
Husband-wife family:66,509
Other family:23,651
Population of male led with no wife present:6,427
Population female led with no husband present:17,224
Population of Nonfamily homes:43,823
Population living alone:35,279
Population not living alone:8,544

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

Total occupied homes in Lehigh County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:133,983
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:43,939
Population of family homes:43,487
Husband-wife family:27,964
Under 6 years only:6,179
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:5,787
6 to 17 years only:15,998
Other family:15,523
Male householder, no wife present:3,791
Under 6 years only:992
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:649
6 to 17 years only:2,150
Female led with no husband present:11,732
Under 6 years only:2,464
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,678
6 to 17 years only:6,590
Nonfamily households:452
Male led households:354
Under 6 years only:71
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:34
6 to 17 years only:249
Female led householder:98
Under 6 years only:28
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:11
6 to 17 years only:59
Households with no people under 18 years:90,044
Family households:46,673
Husband-wife family:38,545
Other family:8,128
Male led with no wife present:2,636
Female led with no husband present:5,492
Nonfamily households:43,371
Male led householder:19,376
Female led householder:23,995

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Lehigh County, by type

 
Total Home Population:133,983
Population of Family homes:90,160
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,145
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:12,844
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:19,365
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:22,022
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:9,163
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:7,693
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:9,470
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:5,850
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,608
Population of Nonfamily Homes:43,823
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,066
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:6,077
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:4,928
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:7,670
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:4,064
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,745
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:5,814
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:5,803
Population of 85 year olds and over:3,656

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Lehigh County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:133,983
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:48,425
1-person household:17,639
2-or-more-person household:30,786
Family households:29,073
Nonfamily households:1,713
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:85,558
1-person household:17,640
2-or-more-person household:67,918
Family homes:61,087
Nonfamily homes:6,831

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Lehigh County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:133,983
Home has three or more generations:5,430
Home does not have three or more generations:128,553

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Lehigh County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:82,280
Unmarried partner of home lead present:8,780
In family homes:8,408
Population of male led and male partner homes:147
Population of male led and female partner households:3,247
Population of female led and female partner households:324
Population of female led and male partner households:4,690
In nonfamily homes:372
Population of male led and male partner homes:3
Population of male led and female partner homes:328
Population of female led and female partner homes:7
Population of female led and male partner homes:34
No unmarried partner of home lead present:73,500
In family homes:73,254
Population of husband-wife family homes:52,752
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:3,158
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:17,344
In nonfamily homes:246

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Lehigh County

 
Total Population:277,455
Population Under 18 years:80,975
Population 18 years and over:196,480

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Lehigh County have lived in one place.

 
Total:133,983
Population of Owner occupied homes:90,846
Family home:68,471
Nonfamily homess:22,375
Male led home:9,936
Living alone:7,492
Not living alone:2,444
Female led home:12,439
Living alone:10,617
Not living alone:1,822
Population of Renter occupied homes:43,137
Family run homes:21,689
Husband-wife family:9,703
Other family:11,986
Male led with no wife present:2,710
Female led with no husband present:9,276
Nonfamily Homes:21,448
Male led homes:9,794
Male living alone:7,460
Male not living alone:2,334
Female led homes:11,654
Females living alone:9,710
Females not living alone:1,944