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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wattsburg is 349. Wattsburg, Pennsylvania is the 14,619th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wattsburg was in 1990, when its population was 477. In 1990, Wattsburg was the 13,258th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,619th largest city in the US. Wattsburg is currently 26.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Wattsburg has shrunk 7.4% since the year 2000. Wattsburg, Pennsylvania's growth is about average. 55% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
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The total voting age population of Wattsburg, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 357. The voting age population is 43.4% male and 56.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.0% of the residents of Wattsburg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wattsburg are 94.4% White, 4.8% Two or more races and 0.8% Asian. Additionally, 1.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wattsburg, 18.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 26.4%. On a per-household basis, 11.9% of families are below the poverty line in Wattsburg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.7% of Wattsburg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.9% of Wattsburg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.8% have a bachelor's degree and 3.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wattsburg residents aged 5 and older, 2.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wattsburg is 5.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wattsburg, 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 Wattsburg is $39,345.
In Wattsburg, 68.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 31.2% of housing units in Wattsburg.
Of all the housing units in Wattsburg, 42.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Wattsburg, 5.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wattsburg is $725.
In Wattsburg, 66.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.