|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cressona is 1,606. Cressona, Pennsylvania is the 8,433rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Cressona was in 1990, when its population was 1,671. In 1990, Cressona was the 7,621st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,433rd largest city in the US. Cressona is currently 3.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Cressona has shrunk 1.4% since the year 2000. Cressona, Pennsylvania's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8427||Pewee Valley, Kentucky||1,612||11.4%|
|8429||Itta Bena, Mississippi||1,608||-26.4%|
|8432||Bunker Hill, Illinois||1,606||-11.1%|
|8434||Harvey, North Dakota||1,606||-18.8%|
|8435||Nissequogue, New York||1,606||4.0%|
|8436||Santa Clara, New Mexico||1,606||-17.1%|
|8439||Chatham, New York||1,602||-8.6%|
The total voting age population of Cressona, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,203. The voting age population is 43.5% male and 56.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.7% of the residents of Cressona are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cressona are 94.7% White, 2.3% Two or more races, 2.2% Black and 0.8% Asian. Additionally, 4.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cressona, 11.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.5%. On a per-household basis, 13.2% of families are below the poverty line in Cressona.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.3% of Cressona residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.4% of Cressona residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.7% have a bachelor's degree and 3.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cressona residents aged 5 and older, 3.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cressona is 4.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cressona, 6.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cressona is $57,717.
In Cressona, 72.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 27.5% of housing units in Cressona.
Of all the housing units in Cressona, 48.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Cressona, 10.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cressona is $766.
In Cressona, 82.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.