Nationwide Claims to Fame

Dickson City is 6th out of 4,418 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Statewide Claims to Fame

Dickson City is 1st in Pennsylvania out of 191 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Dickson City is 10th in Pennsylvania out of 191 other cities in Retail sales

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Dickson City Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 6,063 150th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 4.8 63rd 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,265.9 230th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Dickson City Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 5.5% 152nd 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 18.9% 209th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 19.1% 58th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Dickson City Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 90.5% 107th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 21.4% 147th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Dickson City Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 95.9% 47th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.0% 217th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 140th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.7% 183rd 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 51st 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.3% 194th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.8% 75th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 93.4% 65th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Dickson City Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 52.0% 138th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.3% 173rd 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Dickson City Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 2,921 178th 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 24.3% 171st 20.5% 25.9%
Households 2,652 183rd 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 72.7% 69th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $138,000 139th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.3 150th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Dickson City Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $25,991 115th $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $44,550 148th $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 11.6% 126th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Dickson City Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 744 100th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $906,403 10th $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $153,109 1st $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $56,505 22nd $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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