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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cresson is 1,505. Cresson, Pennsylvania is the 8,683rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Cresson was in 1990, when its population was 1,813. In 1990, Cresson was the 7,301st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,683rd largest city in the US. Cresson is currently 17.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Cresson has shrunk 7.3% since the year 2000. Cresson, Pennsylvania's growth is below average. 63% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8688||Buena Vista, Georgia||1,502||-10.1%|
|8689||Farmingdale, New Jersey||1,502||-5.6%|
The total voting age population of Cresson, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,366. The voting age population is 43.2% male and 56.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.4% of the residents of Cresson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cresson are 94.9% White, 2.7% Two or more races, 2.1% Asian and 0.2% Black.
In Cresson, 10.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.0%. On a per-household basis, 9.2% of families are below the poverty line in Cresson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.3% of Cresson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.6% of Cresson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.9% have a bachelor's degree and 7.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cresson residents aged 5 and older, 1.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cresson is 6.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cresson, 16.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cresson is $44,432.
In Cresson, 67.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 32.9% of housing units in Cresson.
Of all the housing units in Cresson, 39.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Cresson, 4.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cresson is $622.
In Cresson, 78.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.