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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Homer City is 1,738. Homer City, Pennsylvania is the 8,131st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Homer City was in 1990, when its population was 1,853. In 1990, Homer City was the 7,219th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,131st largest city in the US. Homer City is currently 6.2% smaller than it was in 1990.
Homer City has shrunk 5.4% since the year 2000. Homer City, Pennsylvania's growth is below average. 62% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8128||French Lick, Indiana||1,739||-10.2%|
|8131||Homer City, Pennsylvania||1,738||-5.4%|
|8134||Rock Creek, Minnesota||1,738||53.9%|
|8136||Clayton, New York||1,737||-4.3%|
The total voting age population of Homer City, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,356. The voting age population is 44.3% male and 55.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.5% of the residents of Homer City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Homer City are 98.1% White, 1.1% Two or more races and 0.8% Black. Additionally, 0.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Homer City, 19.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 37.0%. On a per-household basis, 15.3% of families are below the poverty line in Homer City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.5% of Homer City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.9% of Homer City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.4% have a bachelor's degree and 7.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Homer City residents aged 5 and older, 0.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Homer City is 10.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Homer City, 12.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Homer City is $44,375.
In Homer City, 69.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.1% of housing units in Homer City.
Of all the housing units in Homer City, 42.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Homer City, 3.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Homer City is $679.
In Homer City, 76.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.