Pottsville SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Pottsville, PA Photos

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Pottsville, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Pottsville is a city in, and the county seat of, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 14,324 at the 2010 census, and is the principal city of the Pottsville, PA Micropolitan Statistical Area. The city lies along the west bank of the Schuylkill River, 52 miles (84 km) south of Wilkes Barre. It is located in Pennsylvania's Coal Region.
Population
13,827
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
11.6%
Median Home
$68,800
Median Income
$39,886
Median Rent
$595

Rankings for Pottsville in Pennsylvania

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Map Of Pottsville, PA

Population over time in Pottsville

Year Population % Change
2017 13,827 -0.9%
2016 13,955 -0.5%
2015 14,025 -0.8%
2014 14,136 -0.6%
2013 14,228 -0.6%
2012 14,315 -0.8%
2011 14,429 -0.6%
2010 14,518 -

Crime in Pottsville Per 100k

Crime Pottsville PA USA
Violent Crime 461.7 313.3 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.8 5.3
Robbery 44.0 92.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 329.8 182.6 248.9
Property Crime 1898.1 1649.4 2362.0
Burglary 278.5 250.3 430.4
Larceny 1575.7 1297.7 1694.0
Car Theft 44.0 101.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Pottsville

White
92.6% (12,805)
African American
2.5% (352)
American Indian
0.2% (23)
Asian
0.3% (40)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (165)
Hispanic
3.2% (442)
Race Pottsville PA USA
White 92.6% 77.3% 61.5%
African American 2.5% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 3.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 3.2% 6.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Pottsville, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
7.3% (100,937)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (113,381)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.7% (189,429)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.5% (200,491)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.9% (233,676)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (247,503)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.7% (120,294)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.6% (118,912)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (23,505)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (34,567)
Income Pottsville PA USA
Less than $10,000 7.3% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 4.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.7% 10.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.5% 9.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.9% 13.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.7% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.6% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 5.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 5.5% 6.3%

Gender in Pottsville

Female
53.5% (7,395)
Male
46.5% (6,431)
Gender Pottsville PA USA
Female 53.5% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pottsville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.2% (297)
9-12th Grade
8.3% (1,141)
High School / GED
48.9% (6,763)
Some College
15.1% (2,091)
Associate's Degree
9.7% (1,345)
Bachelor's Degree
9.3% (1,282)
Master's Degree
4.7% (655)
Professional Degree
1.5% (213)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (36)
Education Pottsville PA USA
< 9th Grade 2.2% 3.3% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.3% 6.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 48.9% 35.6% 27.3%
Some College 15.1% 16.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.7% 8.2% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 9.3% 18.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.7% 8.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.5% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.4% 1.4%

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