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


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population totals

Total Black Or African American population in Pennsylvania

Total Population:1,377,689
Male Population:657,938
Female Population:719,751

median age by sex

Median age of Black Or African American in Pennsylvania

Both sexes32


sex by age for the population in households

Population of Black Or African American in households in Pennsylvania

Total Population:1,288,903
Male Population:591,603
Under 5 years:51,573
5 to 9 years:50,869
10 to 14 years:53,704
15 to 17 years:36,048
18 and 19 years:22,129
20 years:10,367
21 years:9,863
22 to 24 years:26,161
25 to 29 years:37,313
30 to 34 years:34,440
35 to 39 years:35,376
40 to 44 years:38,722
45 to 49 years:40,905
50 to 54 years:39,589
55 to 59 years:32,729
60 and 61 years:11,085
62 to 64 years:13,675
65 and 66 years:7,320
67 to 69 years:9,440
70 to 74 years:12,042
75 to 79 years:8,655
80 to 84 years:5,575
85 years and over:4,023
Female Population:697,300
Under 5 years:50,394
5 to 9 years:49,142
10 to 14 years:51,684
15 to 17 years:35,153
18 and 19 years:21,933
20 years:11,172
21 years:11,151
22 to 24 years:31,297
25 to 29 years:47,226
30 to 34 years:44,963
35 to 39 years:44,383
40 to 44 years:47,401
45 to 49 years:50,358
50 to 54 years:49,408
55 to 59 years:41,114
60 and 61 years:14,566
62 to 64 years:17,977
65 and 66 years:10,126
67 to 69 years:13,508
70 to 74 years:18,181
75 to 79 years:15,031
80 to 84 years:11,074
85 years and over:10,058

average population of home by age

Average Black Or African American household size in Pennsylvania

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

household type

Number of Black Or African American occupied homes in Pennsylvania

Family led homes:311,044
Husband-wife family:118,773
Other family:192,271
Population of male led with no wife present:33,666
Population female led with no husband present:158,605
Population of Nonfamily homes:187,922
Population living alone:160,044
Population not living alone:27,878

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

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

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:194,495
Population of family homes:192,830
Husband-wife family:60,262
Under 6 years only:11,306
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:15,873
6 to 17 years only:33,083
Other family:132,568
Male householder, no wife present:20,158
Under 6 years only:5,282
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3,819
6 to 17 years only:11,057
Female led with no husband present:112,410
Under 6 years only:24,306
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:29,180
6 to 17 years only:58,924
Nonfamily households:1,665
Male led households:972
Under 6 years only:212
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:86
6 to 17 years only:674
Female led householder:693
Under 6 years only:181
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:64
6 to 17 years only:448
Households with no people under 18 years:304,471
Family households:118,214
Husband-wife family:58,511
Other family:59,703
Male led with no wife present:13,508
Female led with no husband present:46,195
Nonfamily households:186,257
Male led householder:82,492
Female led householder:103,765

type of home by age of owner-renter

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

Total Home Population:498,966
Population of Family homes:311,044
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:15,878
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:57,931
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:73,810
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:71,640
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:26,912
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:20,731
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:25,907
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:14,204
Population of 85 year olds and over:4,031
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:187,922
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:12,409
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:24,536
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:23,959
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:39,810
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:21,267
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:18,461
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:24,915
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:16,215
Population of 85 year olds and over:6,350

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

Black Or African American households in Pennsylvania containing people over 60

Total Population:498,966
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:147,892
1-person household:61,176
2-or-more-person household:86,716
Family households:80,499
Nonfamily households:6,217
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:351,074
1-person household:98,868
2-or-more-person household:252,206
Family homes:230,545
Nonfamily homes:21,661

population of multigenerational homes

Black Or African American homes in Pennsylvania with multiple generations.

Total Population:498,966
Home has three or more generations:36,723
Home does not have three or more generations:462,243

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

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

Total Population:378,205
Unmarried partner of home lead present:41,290
In family homes:40,444
Population of male led and male partner homes:754
Population of male led and female partner households:12,068
Population of female led and female partner households:1,899
Population of female led and male partner households:25,723
In nonfamily homes:846
Population of male led and male partner homes:6
Population of male led and female partner homes:595
Population of female led and female partner homes:55
Population of female led and male partner homes:190
No unmarried partner of home lead present:336,915
In family homes:335,336
Population of husband-wife family homes:119,072
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:19,410
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:196,854
In nonfamily homes:1,579

population in families by age

Population in Black Or African American families living in Pennsylvania

Total Population:1,015,940
Population Under 18 years:370,758
Population 18 years and over:645,182

tenure of people in homes

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

Population of Owner occupied homes:228,851
Family home:162,180
Nonfamily homess:66,671
Male led home:26,371
Living alone:21,955
Not living alone:4,416
Female led home:40,300
Living alone:35,952
Not living alone:4,348
Population of Renter occupied homes:270,115
Family run homes:148,864
Husband-wife family:34,739
Other family:114,125
Male led with no wife present:17,791
Female led with no husband present:96,334
Nonfamily Homes:121,251
Male led homes:57,093
Male living alone:46,487
Male not living alone:10,606
Female led homes:64,158
Females living alone:55,650
Females not living alone:8,508