Statewide Claims to Fame

Pittsburg is 2nd in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Income below poverty line

Pittsburg is 3rd in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Pittsburg is 14th in Kansas out of 50 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Pittsburg is 15th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Pittsburg is 16th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Size in square miles

Pittsburg is 18th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Pittsburg is 19th in Kansas out of 55 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Pittsburg is 20th in Kansas out of 55 other cities in Retail sales

Pittsburg is 20th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Housing units

Pittsburg is 20th in Kansas out of 61 other cities in Race - Two or More

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Pittsburg Rank Kansas US
Current population (2012) 20,360 22nd 2,885,905 313,914,040
Size in square miles 12.8 16th 81,758.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,581.1 28th 34.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Pittsburg Rank Kansas US
Residents younger than 5 7.0% 42nd 7.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.7% 55th 25.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.7% 35th 13.7% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Pittsburg Rank Kansas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 88.5% 38th 89.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 32.0% 18th 29.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Pittsburg Rank Kansas US
Race - White 87.1% 31st 87.2% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 3.3% 31st 6.2% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.9% 21st 1.2% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.0% 21st 2.6% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 3rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.4% 20th 2.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 6.7% 28th 11.0% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 84.1% 27th 77.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Pittsburg Rank Kansas US
Female residents 50.1% 48th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.5% 28th 6.5% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Pittsburg Rank Kansas US
Housing units 9,210 20th 1,237,651 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 23.0% 15th 17.6% 25.9%
Households 7,911 21st 1,104,479 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 49.6% 57th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $83,300 48th $125,500 $186,200
People per household 2.4 44th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Pittsburg Rank Kansas US
Income per capita $18,089 56th $26,545 $27,915
Income per household $30,281 61st $50,594 $52,762
Income below poverty line 26.7% 2nd 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Pittsburg Rank Kansas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,627 19th 237,040 27,092,908
Retail sales $290,022 20th $34,538,332 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $14,916 28th $12,444 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $44,162 14th $4,192,347 $613,795,732

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