Berks County, Pennsylvania


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Berks County PA
Total Population 415,500
Total Households 153,876
Median Household Income 59,493
Median Age 40
Median Age Male 39
Median Age Female 42
---------------- AGE BY SEX ---------------
Total Male 204,283
(M) under 5 12,419
(M) 5 to 9 13,335
(M) 10 to 14 13,737
(M) 15 to 17 8,817
(M) 18 and 19 6,360
(M) 20 3,463
(M) 21 2,618
(M) 22 to 24 8,426
(M) 25 to 29 12,928
(M) 30 to 34 11,967
(M) 35 to 39 11,434
(M) 40 to 44 12,607
(M) 45 to 49 13,919
(M) 50 to 54 15,255
(M) 55 to 59 14,516
(M) 60 and 61 5,513
(M) 62 to 64 7,187
(M) 65 and 66 4,408
(M) 67 to 69 5,811
(M) 70 to 74 7,286
(M) 75 to 79 5,426
(M) 80 to 84 3,874
(M) 85 and older 2,977
Total Female 211,217
(F) under 5 11,917
(F) 5 to 9 12,782
(F) 10 to 14 13,174
(F) 15 to 17 8,295
(F) 18 and 19 6,279
(F) 20 2,918
(F) 21 3,350
(F) 22 to 24 7,630
(F) 25 to 29 12,534
(F) 30 to 34 12,148
(F) 35 to 39 11,709
(F) 40 to 44 13,061
(F) 45 to 49 14,371
(F) 50 to 54 15,618
(F) 55 to 59 14,862
(F) 60 and 61 5,469
(F) 62 to 64 7,274
(F) 65 and 66 4,664
(F) 67 to 69 6,374
(F) 70 to 74 8,506
(F) 75 to 79 6,968
(F) 80 to 84 5,037
(F) 85 and older 6,277
------------- HOUSEHOLD INCOME ------------
Less than $10,000 9,125
$10,000 to $14,999 6,545
$15,000 to $19,999 7,265
$20,000 to $24,999 7,516
$25,000 to $29,999 7,137
$30,000 to $34,999 7,110
$35,000 to $39,999 6,769
$40,000 to $44,999 7,442
$45,000 to $49,999 5,804
$50,000 to $59,999 12,664
$60,000 to $74,999 16,295
$75,000 to $99,999 22,004
$100,000 to $124,999 14,048
$125,000 to $149,999 9,354
$150,000 to $199,999 8,451
$200,000 or More 6,347
------------------- RACE ------------------
White Alone 344,016
Black or African American Alone 21,089
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 3,676
Asian Alone 5,848
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 118
Some Other Race Alone 16,967
Two or More Races 23,786
Two Races Including Some Other Race 3,055
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 20,731
------------ HISPANIC / LATINO ------------
Not Hispanic or Latino 334,102
Hispanic or Latino 81,398
-------------- MARITAL STATUS -------------
Population 15 years and older 338,136
Male 15 years and older 164,792
(M) Never Married 56,948
(M) Now Married 87,575
(M) Married, Spouse Present 80,932
(M) Married, Spouse Absent 6,643
(M) Separated 3,506
(M) Other 3,137
(M) Widowed 4,808
(M) Divorced 15,461
Female 15 years and older 173,344
(F) Never Married 50,576
(F) Now Married 86,840
(F) Married, Spouse Present 79,269
(F) Married, Spouse Absent 7,571
(F) Separated 4,627
(F) Other 2,944
(F) Widowed 17,201
(F) Divorced 18,727
---------------- HOME VALUE ---------------
Total Owner Occupied Housing Units 111,104
Less than $10,000 1,331
$10,000 to $14,999 850
$15,000 to $19,999 908
$20,000 to $24,999 688
$25,000 to $29,999 1,055
$30,000 to $34,999 759
$35,000 to $39,999 844
$40,000 to $49,999 1,591
$50,000 to $59,999 1,629
$60,000 to $69,999 2,291
$70,000 to $79,999 2,780
$80,000 to $89,999 3,299
$90,000 to $99,999 3,582
$100,000 to $124,999 10,261
$125,000 to $149,999 11,399
$150,000 to $174,999 14,682
$175,000 to $199,999 10,662
$200,000 to $249,999 16,279
$250,000 to $299,999 11,143
$300,000 to $399,999 9,158
$400,000 to $499,999 2,568
$500,000 to $749,999 1,986
$750,000 to $999,999 571
$1,000,000 or More 788
------------ PUBLIC ASSISTANCE ------------
Total Households 153,876
With Public Assistance Income 3,899
No Public Assistance Income 149,977
-------------- HOUSING TENURE -------------
Total Housing Units 153,876
Owner Occupied 111,104
Renter Occupied 42,772
------------ VEHICLES AVAILABLE -----------
Total Vehicles 284,698
------------- EDUCATION BY SEX ------------
Population 25 years and older 279,980
Male 25 years and older 135,108
(M) No Schooling Completed 1,663
(M) Nursery to 4th Grade 1,011
(M) 5th and 6th Grade 1,308
(M) 7th and 8th Grade 3,440
(M) 9th Grade 2,599
(M) 10th Grade 3,363
(M) 11th Grade 3,759
(M) 12th Grade, No Diploma 2,780
(M) High School Graduate, Ged, or Alternative 52,796
(M) Some College, Less than 1 Year 7,724
(M) Some College, 1 or More Years, No Degree 14,013
(M) Associate's Degree 10,053
(M) Bachelor's Degree 20,251
(M) Master's Degree 7,006
(M) Professional School Degree 2,057
(M) Doctorate Degree 1,285
Female 25 years and older 144,872
(F) No Schooling Completed 1,826
(F) Nursery to 4th Grade 939
(F) 5th and 6th Grade 1,560
(F) 7th and 8th Grade 3,395
(F) 9th Grade 2,814
(F) 10th Grade 2,821
(F) 11th Grade 3,567
(F) 12th Grade, No Diploma 2,406
(F) High School Graduate, Ged, or Alternative 52,802
(F) Some College, Less than 1 Year 8,526
(F) Some College, 1 or More Years, No Degree 15,356
(F) Associate's Degree 12,508
(F) Bachelor's Degree 23,449
(F) Master's Degree 10,924
(F) Professional School Degree 1,165
(F) Doctorate Degree 814
---------------- OCCUPATION ---------------
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, and Mining 3,484
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 3,061
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction 423
Construction 10,686
Manufacturing 37,611
Wholesale Trade 6,245
Retail Trade 24,292
Transportation and Warehousing, and Utilities 10,876
Transportation and Warehousing 8,554
Utilities 2,322
Information 2,738
Finance and Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 11,250
Finance and Insurance 8,180
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 3,070
Professional, Scientific, and Management, And Administrative and Waste Management Services 17,069
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 9,661
Management of Companies and Enterprises 124
Administrative and Support and Waste Management Services 7,284
Educational Services, and Health Care and Social Assistance 45,574
Educational Services 16,216
Health Care and Social Assistance 29,358
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation, and Accommodation and Food Services 17,018
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 3,264
Accommodation and Food Services 13,754
Other Services, Except Public Administration 9,365
Public Administration 4,969

source: 2017 US Census - American Community Survey