Statewide Claims to Fame

Johnstown is 10th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Income below poverty line

Johnstown is 18th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - Two or More

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Johnstown Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 20,577 25th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.9 47th 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,559.8 124th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Johnstown Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 6.8% 57th 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 21.7% 117th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 18.5% 66th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Johnstown Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 83.3% 222nd 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 11.8% 236th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Johnstown Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 80.0% 198th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 14.6% 37th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 93rd 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.2% 250th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 91st 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.3% 18th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.1% 105th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 78.4% 197th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Johnstown Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 53.2% 60th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.0% 237th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Johnstown Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 11,978 21st 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 34.0% 89th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 10,075 23rd 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 47.3% 225th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $45,600 253rd $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.1 240th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Johnstown Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $15,890 246th $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $24,849 252nd $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 32.5% 10th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Johnstown Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,590 36th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $268,951 39th $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,339 93rd $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $34,181 40th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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