|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bloomsburg is 12,587. Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania is the 2,672nd largest city in the US.
Bloomsburg is located entirely in Columbia County.
The peak population of Bloomsburg was in 2010, when its population was 14,855. In 2010, Bloomsburg was the 2,201st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,672nd largest city in the US. Bloomsburg is currently 15.3% smaller than it was in 2010.
Bloomsburg has grown 1.9% since the 2000. Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Bloomsburg has a population density of 3,414.9 people per square mile.
|2667||Vadnais Heights, Minnesota||12,623||-3.3%|
|2668||Dunkirk, New York||12,614||-3.6%|
|2669||Port Washington, Wisconsin||12,614||20.1%|
|2670||North St. Paul, Minnesota||12,608||5.9%|
|2676||Somerville, New Jersey||12,559||1.8%|
|2678||Liberty Lake, Washington||12,534||257.9%|
The total voting age population of Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 12,131. The voting age population is 41.3% male and 58.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.2% of the residents of Bloomsburg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bloomsburg are 90.1% White, 5.5% Black, 2.0% Asian, 1.2% Other, 1.1% Two or more races and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 3.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bloomsburg, 28.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.8%. On a per-household basis, 9.5% of families are below the poverty line in Bloomsburg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 45.7% of Bloomsburg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.9% of Bloomsburg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.8% have a bachelor's degree and 10.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bloomsburg residents aged 5 and older, 2.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bloomsburg is 6.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bloomsburg, 17.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bloomsburg is $32,217.
In Bloomsburg, 32.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 67.2% of housing units in Bloomsburg.
Of all the housing units in Bloomsburg, 44.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Bloomsburg, 10.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 540 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bloomsburg is $762.
In Bloomsburg, 80.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.