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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wheatland is 578. Wheatland, Pennsylvania is the 12,588th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wheatland was in 1990, when its population was 771. In 1990, Wheatland was the 10,998th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,588th largest city in the US. Wheatland is currently 25.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Wheatland has shrunk 22.7% since the year 2000. Wheatland, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 89% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12584||Maple Rapids, Michigan||578||-10.1%|
|12585||Patterson Springs, North Carolina||578||-6.4%|
|12586||Ridge Spring, South Carolina||578||-29.6%|
|12589||Lawndale, North Carolina||577||-10.2%|
The total voting age population of Wheatland, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 501. The voting age population is 47.7% male and 52.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 26.0% of the residents of Wheatland are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wheatland are 90.7% White, 8.1% Black and 1.2% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wheatland, 21.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 52.3%. On a per-household basis, 19.6% of families are below the poverty line in Wheatland.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.1% of Wheatland residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.1% of Wheatland residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.6% have a bachelor's degree and 1.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wheatland residents aged 5 and older, 0.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wheatland is 2.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wheatland, 3.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wheatland is $32,206.
In Wheatland, 65.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 35.0% of housing units in Wheatland.
Of all the housing units in Wheatland, 28.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Wheatland, 2.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wheatland is $682.
In Wheatland, 73.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.