In 2017, Pottsville, PA had a population of 144k people with a median age of 44.2 and a median household income of $47,642. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Pottsville, PA declined from 145,503 to 144,287, a -0.836% decrease and its median household income grew from $46,573 to $47,642, a 2.3% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pottsville, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (91.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.61%), White (Hispanic) (2.12%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.19%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.15%). N/A% of the people in Pottsville, PA speak a non-English language, and 98.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pottsville, PA are Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill (111 degrees awarded in 2017), McCann School of Business & Technology (438212) (105 degrees), and Schuylkill Technology Center (55 degrees).
The median property value in Pottsville, PA is $96,200, and the homeownership rate is 74.8%. Most people in Pottsville, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Pottsville, PA is 2 cars per household.