Population Demographics for Luzerne County, Pennsylvania in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population320,918100
White290,94390
Hispanic or Latino21,4916
Black or African American10,7673
Some Other Race10,5553
Two or More Races4,9031
Asian3,135Below 1%
American Indian558Below 1%
Three or more races315Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population156,829164,089320,918
White140,711150,232290,943
Hispanic or Latino10,81510,67621,491
Black or African American6,5644,20310,767
Some Other Race5,3635,19210,555
Two or More Races2,4102,4934,903
Asian1,4641,6713,135
American Indian288270558
Three or more races148167315

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Luzerne County

 
Total Population:320,918
Male Population:156,829
Female Population:164,089

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Luzerne County

 
Both sexes42
Male40
Female44

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Luzerne County

 
Total Population:309,127
Male Population:149,666
Under 5 years:8,426
5 to 9 years:8,788
10 to 14 years:9,361
15 to 17 years:6,351
18 and 19 years:3,912
20 years:1,931
21 years:1,879
22 to 24 years:5,527
25 to 29 years:8,594
30 to 34 years:8,107
35 to 39 years:9,333
40 to 44 years:10,678
45 to 49 years:11,876
50 to 54 years:11,865
55 to 59 years:10,846
60 and 61 years:4,006
62 to 64 years:5,774
65 and 66 years:3,005
67 to 69 years:4,156
70 to 74 years:5,377
75 to 79 years:4,222
80 to 84 years:3,330
85 years and over:2,322
Female Population:159,461
Under 5 years:8,088
5 to 9 years:8,515
10 to 14 years:9,080
15 to 17 years:5,868
18 and 19 years:3,595
20 years:1,798
21 years:1,785
22 to 24 years:5,325
25 to 29 years:8,680
30 to 34 years:8,372
35 to 39 years:9,555
40 to 44 years:10,759
45 to 49 years:11,872
50 to 54 years:12,177
55 to 59 years:11,350
60 and 61 years:4,324
62 to 64 years:6,115
65 and 66 years:3,352
67 to 69 years:4,724
70 to 74 years:6,455
75 to 79 years:6,132
80 to 84 years:5,849
85 years and over:5,691

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Luzerne County

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

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Luzerne County

 
Total:131,932
Family led homes:83,091
Husband-wife family:59,213
Other family:23,878
Population of male led with no wife present:6,915
Population female led with no husband present:16,963
Population of Nonfamily homes:48,841
Population living alone:41,481
Population not living alone:7,360

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

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

 
Total:131,932
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:36,036
Population of family homes:35,643
Husband-wife family:22,067
Under 6 years only:4,486
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:4,251
6 to 17 years only:13,330
Other family:13,576
Male householder, no wife present:3,540
Under 6 years only:1,024
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:597
6 to 17 years only:1,919
Female led with no husband present:10,036
Under 6 years only:2,466
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,947
6 to 17 years only:5,623
Nonfamily households:393
Male led households:318
Under 6 years only:72
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:19
6 to 17 years only:227
Female led householder:75
Under 6 years only:20
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:4
6 to 17 years only:51
Households with no people under 18 years:95,896
Family households:47,448
Husband-wife family:37,146
Other family:10,302
Male led with no wife present:3,375
Female led with no husband present:6,927
Nonfamily households:48,448
Male led householder:21,909
Female led householder:26,539

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Luzerne County, by type

 
Total Home Population:131,932
Population of Family homes:83,091
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,141
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:9,918
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:16,488
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:19,317
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:8,846
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:7,971
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:10,490
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:6,211
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,709
Population of Nonfamily Homes:48,841
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,389
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:5,152
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:4,936
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:7,938
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:4,338
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:4,511
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:7,129
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:7,917
Population of 85 year olds and over:4,531

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Luzerne County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:131,932
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:54,634
1-person household:22,995
2-or-more-person household:31,639
Family households:30,294
Nonfamily households:1,345
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:77,298
1-person household:18,486
2-or-more-person household:58,812
Family homes:52,797
Nonfamily homes:6,015

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Luzerne County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:131,932
Home has three or more generations:3,973
Home does not have three or more generations:127,959

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Luzerne County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:64,432
Unmarried partner of home lead present:7,362
In family homes:7,012
Population of male led and male partner homes:149
Population of male led and female partner households:3,069
Population of female led and female partner households:202
Population of female led and male partner households:3,592
In nonfamily homes:350
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:315
Population of female led and female partner homes:7
Population of female led and male partner homes:28
No unmarried partner of home lead present:57,070
In family homes:56,903
Population of husband-wife family homes:40,260
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:2,717
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:13,926
In nonfamily homes:167

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Luzerne County

 
Total Population:244,099
Population Under 18 years:63,316
Population 18 years and over:180,783

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Luzerne County have lived in one place.

 
Total:131,932
Population of Owner occupied homes:89,742
Family home:63,977
Nonfamily homess:25,765
Male led home:11,514
Living alone:9,426
Not living alone:2,088
Female led home:14,251
Living alone:12,818
Not living alone:1,433
Population of Renter occupied homes:42,190
Family run homes:19,114
Husband-wife family:8,204
Other family:10,910
Male led with no wife present:2,535
Female led with no husband present:8,375
Nonfamily Homes:23,076
Male led homes:10,713
Male living alone:8,524
Male not living alone:2,189
Female led homes:12,363
Females living alone:10,713
Females not living alone:1,650