Statewide Claims to Fame

Ambridge is 16th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - Two or More

Ambridge is 17th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Income below poverty line

Ambridge is 19th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Ambridge Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 6,984 125th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 1.5 211th 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,744.3 72nd 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Ambridge Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 7.0% 43rd 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.2% 103rd 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.4% 145th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Ambridge Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 83.7% 219th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 13.5% 217th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Ambridge Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 77.5% 211th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 17.0% 29th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 162nd 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.4% 220th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 223rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.4% 16th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.5% 132nd 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 75.8% 207th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Ambridge Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 51.7% 166th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.3% 174th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Ambridge Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 3,952 116th 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 42.5% 19th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 3,360 132nd 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 44.9% 233rd 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $67,600 239th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.1 238th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Ambridge Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $17,878 222nd $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $29,806 240th $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 29.3% 17th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Ambridge Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 220 178th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $54,751 148th $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $7,741 140th $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $6,629 135th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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