Current Black Or African American Population demographics in Berks County, Pennsylvania 2020, 2019 by gender and age


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population totals

Total Black Or African American population in Berks County

Total Population:20,143
Male Population:10,277
Female Population:9,866

median age by sex

Median age of Black Or African American in Berks County

Both sexes28

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sex by age for the population in households

Population of Black Or African American in households in Berks County

Total Population:18,844
Male Population:9,445
Under 5 years:830
5 to 9 years:864
10 to 14 years:929
15 to 17 years:648
18 and 19 years:391
20 years:153
21 years:133
22 to 24 years:407
25 to 29 years:601
30 to 34 years:569
35 to 39 years:604
40 to 44 years:695
45 to 49 years:685
50 to 54 years:571
55 to 59 years:475
60 and 61 years:165
62 to 64 years:168
65 and 66 years:103
67 to 69 years:126
70 to 74 years:128
75 to 79 years:96
80 to 84 years:64
85 years and over:40
Female Population:9,399
Under 5 years:754
5 to 9 years:761
10 to 14 years:911
15 to 17 years:568
18 and 19 years:315
20 years:159
21 years:159
22 to 24 years:380
25 to 29 years:603
30 to 34 years:615
35 to 39 years:613
40 to 44 years:728
45 to 49 years:647
50 to 54 years:586
55 to 59 years:444
60 and 61 years:166
62 to 64 years:235
65 and 66 years:128
67 to 69 years:143
70 to 74 years:165
75 to 79 years:146
80 to 84 years:89
85 years and over:84

average population of home by age

Average Black Or African American household size in Berks County

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

household type

Number of Black Or African American occupied homes in Berks County

Family led homes:4,382
Husband-wife family:2,122
Other family:2,260
Population of male led with no wife present:496
Population female led with no husband present:1,764
Population of Nonfamily homes:1,971
Population living alone:1,563
Population not living alone:408

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes of Black Or African American in Berks County with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:2,955
Population of family homes:2,927
Husband-wife family:1,221
Under 6 years only:205
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:350
6 to 17 years only:666
Other family:1,706
Male householder, no wife present:342
Under 6 years only:99
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:75
6 to 17 years only:168
Female led with no husband present:1,364
Under 6 years only:289
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:355
6 to 17 years only:720
Nonfamily households:28
Male led households:18
Under 6 years only:1
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:15
Female led householder:10
Under 6 years only:1
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:7
Households with no people under 18 years:3,398
Family households:1,455
Husband-wife family:901
Other family:554
Male led with no wife present:154
Female led with no husband present:400
Nonfamily households:1,943
Male led householder:1,063
Female led householder:880

type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number of Black Or African American led homes in Berks County, by type

Total Home Population:6,353
Population of Family homes:4,382
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:213
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:841
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,190
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,047
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:348
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:282
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:292
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:143
Population of 85 year olds and over:26
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:1,971
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:176
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:251
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:288
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:444
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:226
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:203
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:231
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:111
Population of 85 year olds and over:41

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

Black Or African American households in Berks County containing people over 60

Total Population:6,353
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:1,634
1-person household:538
2-or-more-person household:1,096
Family households:1,039
Nonfamily households:57
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:4,719
1-person household:1,025
2-or-more-person household:3,694
Family homes:3,343
Nonfamily homes:351

population of multigenerational homes

Black Or African American homes in Berks County with multiple generations.

Total Population:6,353
Home has three or more generations:513
Home does not have three or more generations:5,840

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried Black Or African American population in Berks County under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:6,258
Unmarried partner of home lead present:850
In family homes:827
Population of male led and male partner homes:14
Population of male led and female partner households:243
Population of female led and female partner households:16
Population of female led and male partner households:554
In nonfamily homes:23
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:20
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:3
No unmarried partner of home lead present:5,408
In family homes:5,376
Population of husband-wife family homes:2,571
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:261
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:2,544
In nonfamily homes:32

population in families by age

Population in Black Or African American families living in Berks County

Total Population:15,238
Population Under 18 years:5,981
Population 18 years and over:9,257

tenure of people in homes

How long Black Or African American in Berks County have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:2,830
Family home:2,292
Nonfamily homess:538
Male led home:271
Living alone:216
Not living alone:55
Female led home:267
Living alone:226
Not living alone:41
Population of Renter occupied homes:3,523
Family run homes:2,090
Husband-wife family:618
Other family:1,472
Male led with no wife present:287
Female led with no husband present:1,185
Nonfamily Homes:1,433
Male led homes:810
Male living alone:601
Male not living alone:209
Female led homes:623
Females living alone:520
Females not living alone:103