Centre County, PA has a population of 159,178 people with a median age of 30.8 and a median household income of $54,407. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Centre County, PA grew from 157,823 to 159,178, a 0.86% increase and its median household income grew from $52,186 to $54,407, a 4.26% increase.
The population of Centre County, PA is 86.1% White, 5.77% Asian, and 3.47% Black. 10.5% of the people in Centre County, PA speak a non-English language, and 94.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Centre County, PA are Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus, with 13,222 graduates, Pennsylvania State University-World Campus, with 2,953 graduates, and South Hills School of Business & Technology, with 200 graduates.
The median property value in Centre County, PA is $206,000, and the homeownership rate is 61%. Most people in Centre County, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Centre County, PA is 2 cars per household.
Centre County, PA is the 22nd most populated county in Pennsylvania and borders Blair County, PA; Clearfield County, PA; Clinton County, PA; Huntingdon County, PA; Mifflin County, PA; and Union County, PA& 1 more.