Statewide Claims to Fame

Punxsutawney is 14th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Punxsutawney is 15th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Punxsutawney is 19th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Female residents

Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Punxsutawney Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 5,904 155th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 3.4 102nd 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,778.1 216th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Punxsutawney Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 5.4% 166th 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 19.2% 197th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 19.6% 47th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Punxsutawney Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 82.5% 229th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 11.5% 239th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Punxsutawney Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 96.8% 25th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.5% 193rd 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 15th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.3% 235th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 161st 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 0.9% 232nd 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 0.8% 249th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 96.4% 14th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Punxsutawney Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 54.2% 19th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 0.5% 251st 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Punxsutawney Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 2,995 173rd 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 32.6% 103rd 20.5% 25.9%
Households 2,754 172nd 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 54.5% 182nd 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $74,400 226th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.1 229th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Punxsutawney Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $20,589 186th $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $30,795 231st $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 23.1% 48th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Punxsutawney Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 538 140th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $109,957 93rd $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $18,502 52nd $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $10,200 105th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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