pottstown Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 464 3.7 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 6,360 50.8 % 32.8 %
Some College 2,903 23.2 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,845 14.7 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 944 7.5 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 10,676 85.3 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,265 18.1 % 18.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 22,519 - -
19 years old and under 5,927 26.3 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 7,456 33.1 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 6,188 27.5 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 2,948 13.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 19,395 94.7 % 84.8 %
Spanish 1,000 4.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 81 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,873 33.4 % 33.2 %
Married 3,678 42.7 % 50.6 %
Separated 338 3.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,721 20.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 10,532 - -
Occupied Housing Units 9,504 90.2 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,028 9.8 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,852 36.6 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 3,187 30.3 % 5.8 %
2-Units 792 7.5 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 831 7.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 700 6.6 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 479 4.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 662 6.3 % 8.7 %
Boat, RV, or Van 29 0.3 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 420 4.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 505 4.8 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 807 7.7 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 832 7.9 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,211 30.5 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,502 42.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 2,272 21.6 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 4,447 42.2 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 2,442 23.2 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 137 1.3 % 4.2 %
Wood 136 1.3 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 29 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 41 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 16,970 78.2 % 75.7 %
African-American 4,015 18.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 42 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 76 0.4 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 599 2.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 45,724 53,657
Median Family Income 56,863 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 24,231 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 87.72 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.64 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.01
    [CDD] 12.07
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.12 %
6.0 0.03 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com