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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Petrolia is 178. Petrolia, Pennsylvania is the 16,852nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Petrolia was in 1990, when its population was 307. In 1990, Petrolia was the 15,141st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,852nd largest city in the US. Petrolia is currently 42.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Petrolia has shrunk 18.3% since the year 2000. Petrolia, Pennsylvania's growth is about average. 44% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|16850||Lake Bronson, Minnesota||178||-25.5%|
|16857||West Sunbury, Pennsylvania||178||71.1%|
The total voting age population of Petrolia, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 122. The voting age population is 45.9% male and 54.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.8% of the residents of Petrolia are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Petrolia are 100.0% White.
In Petrolia, 10.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.3%. On a per-household basis, 5.0% of families are below the poverty line in Petrolia.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.2% of Petrolia residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.2% of Petrolia residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.3% have a bachelor's degree and 0.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Petrolia residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Petrolia is 6.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Petrolia, 11.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Petrolia is $43,036.
In Petrolia, 66.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.8% of housing units in Petrolia.
Of all the housing units in Petrolia, 40.8% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Petrolia is $750.
In Petrolia, 76.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.