Statewide Claims to Fame

Easton is 5th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Easton is 8th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - Two or More

Easton is 11th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Easton is 12th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Easton is 18th in Pennsylvania out of 180 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Easton is 20th in Pennsylvania out of 196 other cities in Current population (2012)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Easton Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 26,951 20th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 4.1 81st 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 6,581.5 36th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Easton Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 6.8% 51st 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.4% 93rd 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.3% 237th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Easton Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 77.3% 248th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 18.5% 164th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Easton Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 67.2% 230th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 16.8% 31st 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 11th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.4% 72nd 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 5th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.9% 8th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 19.9% 12th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 58.6% 235th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Easton Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 49.6% 250th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 10.8% 28th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Easton Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 10,356 26th 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 38.0% 54th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 9,403 27th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 51.4% 205th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $141,400 134th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.5 75th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Easton Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $19,812 197th $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $39,488 168th $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 22.4% 52nd 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Easton Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,268 18th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $268,379 41st $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $10,209 113th $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $50,065 25th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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