Statewide Claims to Fame

Bloomsburg is 5th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Income below poverty line

Bloomsburg is 9th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Female residents

Bloomsburg is 12th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Bloomsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 14,633 39th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 4.3 75th 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,414.9 133rd 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Bloomsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 3.1% 250th 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 10.2% 250th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 9.0% 247th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Bloomsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 91.3% 95th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 26.7% 107th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Bloomsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 89.6% 136th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 6.2% 88th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 164th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.6% 105th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 240th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.4% 179th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.4% 91st 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 87.8% 136th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Bloomsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 54.8% 9th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.1% 144th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Bloomsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 5,121 70th 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 48.2% 12th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 4,556 74th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 35.6% 255th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $116,100 162nd $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.4 83rd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Bloomsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $14,809 248th $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $31,237 228th $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 36.0% 5th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Bloomsburg Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,035 62nd 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $331,697 30th $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $26,056 33rd $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $46,538 29th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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