Bloomsburg SnackAbility

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Housing
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Affordability
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Diversity
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Safety
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Amenities
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Education
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Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Bloomsburg is a town in Columbia County, Pennsylvania, United States, located 40 miles (64 km) southwest of Wilkes-Barre along the Susquehanna River. It is the county seat of Columbia County and the only incorporated town in Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, Bloomsburg had a population of 14,855, with an estimated population of 14,519 in 2013.
Population
14,500
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
31.3%
Median Home
$126,500
Median Income
$32,112
Median Rent
$769

Rankings for Bloomsburg in Pennsylvania

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Map Of Bloomsburg, PA

Population over time in Bloomsburg

Year Population % Change
2017 14,500 -0.8%
2016 14,619 -0.1%
2015 14,631 -0.5%
2014 14,699 0.3%
2013 14,655 0.3%
2012 14,608 -0.1%
2011 14,622 2.3%
2010 14,299 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bloomsburg

White
90.0% (13,053)
African American
4.6% (671)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.5% (367)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (17)
Two Or More
0.3% (39)
Hispanic
2.4% (353)
Race Bloomsburg PA USA
White 90.0% 77.3% 61.5%
African American 4.6% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 3.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.4% 6.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
23.1% (334,950)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.9% (114,550)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.5% (152,250)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (166,750)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.9% (143,550)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.1% (233,450)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.0% (159,500)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.0% (101,500)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.2% (2,900)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (39,150)
Income Bloomsburg PA USA
Less than $10,000 23.1% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.9% 4.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.5% 10.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 9.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.9% 13.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.1% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.0% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.0% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.2% 5.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 5.5% 6.3%

Gender in Bloomsburg

Female
53.5% (7,752)
Male
46.5% (6,747)
Gender Bloomsburg PA USA
Female 53.5% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bloomsburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.8% (265)
9-12th Grade
8.5% (1,232)
High School / GED
39.9% (5,786)
Some College
19.3% (2,798)
Associate's Degree
7.6% (1,104)
Bachelor's Degree
14.3% (2,071)
Master's Degree
4.4% (635)
Professional Degree
1.5% (219)
Doctorate Degree
2.7% (384)
Education Bloomsburg PA USA
< 9th Grade 1.8% 3.3% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.5% 6.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 39.9% 35.6% 27.3%
Some College 19.3% 16.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.6% 8.2% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.3% 18.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.4% 8.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.5% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.7% 1.4% 1.4%

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