|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hughestown is 1,329. Hughestown, Pennsylvania is the 9,168th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Hughestown was in 1990, when its population was 1,584. In 1990, Hughestown was the 7,852nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,168th largest city in the US. Hughestown is currently 16.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Hughestown has shrunk 13.4% since the year 2000. Hughestown, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9162||Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee||1,332||0.7%|
|9163||Chesterfield, South Carolina||1,331||-3.5%|
|9170||Cerro Gordo, Illinois||1,328||-7.5%|
|9172||Kingsford Heights, Indiana||1,328||-8.5%|
|9174||Palm Beach Shores, Florida||1,328||3.2%|
The total voting age population of Hughestown, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,180. The voting age population is 47.1% male and 52.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.4% of the residents of Hughestown are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hughestown are 98.6% White, 1.1% Two or more races, 0.1% Black and 0.1% Asian. Additionally, 1.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hughestown, 15.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 31.0%. On a per-household basis, 10.6% of families are below the poverty line in Hughestown.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.7% of Hughestown residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.3% of Hughestown residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 30.9% have a bachelor's degree and 11.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hughestown residents aged 5 and older, 4.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hughestown is 11.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hughestown, 13.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Hughestown is $69,453.
In Hughestown, 79.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 20.7% of housing units in Hughestown.
Of all the housing units in Hughestown, 38.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Hughestown, 3.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hughestown is $948.
In Hughestown, 80.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.