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Demographics Analysis

The people of Chester County, Pennsylvania give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Chester County, Pennsylvania)

Male:

Under 5 years : 15,381

5 to 9 years : 17,600

10 to 14 years : 18,100

15 to 17 years : 11,300

18 and 19 years : 7,548

20 years : 3,227

21 years : 3,343

22 to 24 years : 8,943

25 to 29 years : 14,511

30 to 34 years : 14,013

35 to 39 years : 14,345

40 to 44 years : 18,046

45 to 49 years : 19,423

50 to 54 years : 20,201

55 to 59 years : 17,171

60 and 61 years : 6,673

62 to 64 years : 8,549

65 and 66 years : 4,651

67 to 69 years : 5,429

70 to 74 years : 8,098

75 to 79 years : 5,233

80 to 84 years : 3,695

85 years and over : 3,393

Female:

Under 5 years : 14,525

5 to 9 years : 16,714

10 to 14 years : 17,628

15 to 17 years : 10,519

18 and 19 years : 7,719

20 years : 3,514

21 years : 2,903

22 to 24 years : 8,666

25 to 29 years : 13,789

30 to 34 years : 14,070

35 to 39 years : 14,778

40 to 44 years : 18,715

45 to 49 years : 20,232

50 to 54 years : 21,107

55 to 59 years : 18,105

60 and 61 years : 6,345

62 to 64 years : 9,328

65 and 66 years : 5,190

67 to 69 years : 6,582

70 to 74 years : 8,234

75 to 79 years : 6,463

80 to 84 years : 5,396

85 years and over : 7,011


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Chester County, Pennsylvania)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 455,626

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 2,320

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 3,679

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 20,152

Not a U.S. citizen : 24,629


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Chester County, Pennsylvania)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 25,422

5 to 17 years : 68,623

18 to 24 years : 31,511

25 to 34 years : 33,454

35 to 44 years : 34,411

45 to 54 years : 46,323

55 to 59 years : 19,736

60 and 61 years : 7,903

62 to 64 years : 10,868

65 to 74 years : 23,055

75 years and over : 19,281

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 3,892

5 to 17 years : 18,855

18 to 24 years : 10,002

25 to 34 years : 13,314

35 to 44 years : 19,656

45 to 54 years : 25,836

55 to 59 years : 12,441

60 and 61 years : 3,988

62 to 64 years : 5,605

65 to 74 years : 12,001

75 years and over : 9,449

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 205

5 to 17 years : 888

18 to 24 years : 543

25 to 34 years : 946

35 to 44 years : 945

45 to 54 years : 1,001

55 to 59 years : 541

60 and 61 years : 139

62 to 64 years : 226

65 to 74 years : 343

75 years and over : 222

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 387

5 to 17 years : 3,495

18 to 24 years : 3,807

25 to 34 years : 8,669

35 to 44 years : 10,872

45 to 54 years : 7,803

55 to 59 years : 2,558

60 and 61 years : 988

62 to 64 years : 1,178

65 to 74 years : 2,785

75 years and over : 2,239


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Chester County, Pennsylvania)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 81,290

Now married, except separated : 122,386

Divorced : 20,148

Separated : 3,757

Widowed : 14,586

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 26,839

Now married, except separated : 72,265

Divorced : 10,064

Separated : 1,546

Widowed : 6,450

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 1,704

Now married, except separated : 2,509

Divorced : 665

Separated : 130

Widowed : 159

Foreign born:

Never married : 8,261

Now married, except separated : 29,441

Divorced : 1,781

Separated : 601

Widowed : 1,876


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Chester County, Pennsylvania)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 28,511

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 39,324

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16,863

$15,000 to $24,999 : 28,224

$25,000 to $34,999 : 23,538

$35,000 to $49,999 : 29,852

$50,000 to $64,999 : 23,212

$65,000 to $74,999 : 9,970

$75,000 or more : 42,673

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 11,712

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 16,542

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6,884

$15,000 to $24,999 : 11,093

$25,000 to $34,999 : 9,803

$35,000 to $49,999 : 12,703

$50,000 to $64,999 : 11,122

$65,000 to $74,999 : 5,174

$75,000 or more : 32,131

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 414

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 787

$10,000 to $14,999 : 496

$15,000 to $24,999 : 615

$25,000 to $34,999 : 725

$35,000 to $49,999 : 550

$50,000 to $64,999 : 500

$65,000 to $74,999 : 224

$75,000 or more : 856

Foreign born:

No income : 7,041

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 4,975

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,484

$15,000 to $24,999 : 5,268

$25,000 to $34,999 : 3,729

$35,000 to $49,999 : 4,258

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,497

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,232

$75,000 or more : 9,476


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Chester County, Pennsylvania)

Born in state of residence : 34,409

Born in other state of the United States : 44,208

Native; born outside the United States : 30,480

Foreign born : 35,007


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Chester County, Pennsylvania)

Under 3 years : 17,221

3 and 4 years : 12,676

5 years : 7,229

6 to 8 years : 20,318

9 to 11 years : 20,767

12 to 14 years : 21,443

15 to 17 years : 21,713


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Chester County, Pennsylvania)

Less than $10,000 : 6,768

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4,972

$15,000 to $19,999 : 5,621

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6,024

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5,571

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6,619

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6,515

$40,000 to $44,999 : 6,583

$45,000 to $49,999 : 5,732

$50,000 to $59,999 : 12,754

$60,000 to $74,999 : 16,995

$75,000 to $99,999 : 24,456

$100,000 to $124,999 : 20,213

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14,150

$150,000 to $199,999 : 18,578

$200,000 or more : 23,407


(updated 2013)



Ancestries in Chester County, Pennsylvania

  • Irish: 122,453   (24.2%)
  • German: 112,042   (22.1%)
  • Other Groups: 106,852   (21.1%)
  • Italian: 78,421   (15.5%)
  • English: 60,822   (12.0%)
  • Unclassified Or Not Reported: 47,069   (9.3%)
  • Polish: 25,230   (5.0%)
  • American: 23,560   (4.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 11,336   (2.2%)
  • Scottish: 10,942   (2.2%)
  • Dutch: 9,854   (1.9%)
  • Welsh: 7,501   (1.5%)
  • Russian: 7,211   (1.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 6,287   (1.2%)
  • European: 5,943   (1.2%)
  • Swedish: 5,306   (1.0%)
  • Slovak: 4,980   (1.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 4,760   (0.9%)
  • Hungarian: 4,739   (0.9%)
  • Ukrainian: 4,326   (0.9%)
  • British: 3,487   (0.7%)
  • Norwegian: 3,437   (0.7%)
  • Greek: 2,933   (0.6%)
  • Lithuanian: 2,786   (0.6%)
  • Swiss: 2,105   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 1,997   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 1,933   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 1,924   (0.4%)
  • Arab: 1,778   (0.4%)
  • Subsaharan African: 1,382   (0.3%)
  • West Indian (except Hispanic Groups): 1,211   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 1,126   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 1,108   (0.2%)
  • Eastern European: 959   (0.2%)
  • Northern European: 861   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 821   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 820   (0.2%)
  • Albanian: 810   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 796   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 770   (0.2%)
  • Armenian: 749   (0.1%)
  • Lebanese: 733   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 687   (0.1%)
  • African: 674   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 560   (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 495   (0.1%)
  • Haitian: 478   (0.1%)
  • Latvian: 460   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 453   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 435   (0.1%)
  • Brazilian: 417   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 395   (0.1%)
  • Syrian: 347   (0.1%)
  • Turkish: 297   (0.1%)
  • Jamaican: 297   (0.1%)
  • Moroccan: 294   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 247   (0.0%)
  • South African: 223   (0.0%)
  • Israeli: 181   (0.0%)
  • West Indian: 180   (0.0%)
  • Arab: 172   (0.0%)
  • Australian: 145   (0.0%)
  • Ethiopian: 142   (0.0%)
  • Egyptian: 141   (0.0%)
  • Serbian: 128   (0.0%)
  • Estonian: 124   (0.0%)
  • Other Arab: 107   (0.0%)
  • Macedonian: 96   (0.0%)
  • Bulgarian: 96   (0.0%)
  • Other Subsaharan African: 92   (0.0%)
  • Icelander: 88   (0.0%)
  • Guyanese: 83   (0.0%)
  • Celtic: 79   (0.0%)
  • British West Indian: 76   (0.0%)
  • Basque: 75   (0.0%)
  • U.s. Virgin Islander: 71   (0.0%)
  • Cape Verdean: 68   (0.0%)
  • Maltese: 67   (0.0%)
  • Barbadian: 63   (0.0%)
  • Liberian: 60   (0.0%)
  • Jordanian: 59   (0.0%)
  • Cajun: 58   (0.0%)
  • Trinidadian And Tobagonian: 53   (0.0%)
  • Carpatho Rusyn: 52   (0.0%)
  • Kenyan: 51   (0.0%)
  • Cypriot: 42   (0.0%)
  • Palestinian: 31   (0.0%)
  • Alsatian: 31   (0.0%)
  • Luxemburger: 28   (0.0%)
  • Bahamian: 26   (0.0%)
  • Zimbabwean: 25   (0.0%)
  • Ghanaian: 25   (0.0%)
  • Sudanese: 22   (0.0%)
  • Ugandan: 21   (0.0%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 15   (0.0%)
  • Afghan: 7   (0.0%)
  • Nigerian: 4   (0.0%)

(updated 2013)



Total Population In Chester County, Pennsylvania is 506,406



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Chester County, Pennsylvania: 248,873
Female Population in Chester County, Pennsylvania: 257,533


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Chester County, Pennsylvania: 38.6
Median Female Resident Age in Chester County, Pennsylvania: 41.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Pennsylvania is 40


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Chester County, Pennsylvania


White


Both sexes

41.1

Male

40.0

Female

42.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.3

Male

31.2

Female

33.2

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.3

Male

29.3

Female

34.8

Asian


Both sexes

33.9

Male

34.3

Female

33.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

29.8

Male

29.3

Female

31.0

Other


Both sexes

24.9

Male

25.2

Female

24.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.9

Male

15.0

Female

16.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.0

Male

25.1

Female

24.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.8

Male

40.8

Female

42.8


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Chester County, Pennsylvania)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 17,970

No health insurance coverage : 1,182

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 41,035

No health insurance coverage : 1,864

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 19,051

No health insurance coverage : 3,448

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 21,872

No health insurance coverage : 6,040

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 28,134

No health insurance coverage : 4,034

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 35,918

No health insurance coverage : 3,350

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 29,752

No health insurance coverage : 2,502

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 17,687

No health insurance coverage : 105

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 11,796

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 17,369

No health insurance coverage : 614

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 39,720

No health insurance coverage : 1,668

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 20,209

No health insurance coverage : 2,497

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 23,738

No health insurance coverage : 4,025

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 30,568

No health insurance coverage : 2,836

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 37,938

No health insurance coverage : 3,336

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 31,716

No health insurance coverage : 2,005

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 19,745

No health insurance coverage : 110

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 17,373

No health insurance coverage : 13


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Chester County, Pennsylvania)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 13,319

No employer-based health insurance : 5,833

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 32,920

No employer-based health insurance : 9,979

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 15,794

No employer-based health insurance : 6,705

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 18,092

No employer-based health insurance : 9,820

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 24,804

No employer-based health insurance : 7,364

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 30,370

No employer-based health insurance : 8,898

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 24,510

No employer-based health insurance : 7,744

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,911

No employer-based health insurance : 9,881

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,686

No employer-based health insurance : 7,110

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 12,827

No employer-based health insurance : 5,156

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 31,538

No employer-based health insurance : 9,850

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 15,989

No employer-based health insurance : 6,717

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 19,536

No employer-based health insurance : 8,227

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 26,888

No employer-based health insurance : 6,516

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 32,688

No employer-based health insurance : 8,586

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 25,746

No employer-based health insurance : 7,975

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,226

No employer-based health insurance : 11,629

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,860

No employer-based health insurance : 11,526


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Chester County, Pennsylvania)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 320,587

Born in other state in the United States : 135,039

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 2,192

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 3,807

Foreign born : 44,781


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Chester County, Pennsylvania)

Speak only English : 420,680

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 24,996

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 2,286

German or other West Germanic languages : 5,780

Slavic languages : 1,574

Other Indo-European languages : 9,722

Korean : 1,073

Chinese : 4,186

Vietnamese : 598

Tagalog : 615

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 3,867

Other and unspecified languages : 1,123


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Chester County, Pennsylvania)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 126

No Medicare coverage : 61,925

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 3,132

No Medicare coverage : 150,969

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 28,393

No Medicare coverage : 1,195

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 82

No Medicare coverage : 59,289

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 3,665

No Medicare coverage : 155,203

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 35,926

No Medicare coverage : 1,315


(updated 2013)



Races in Chester County, Pennsylvania


  • White: 440,808
  • African American: 29,707
  • American Indian: 466
  • Asian: 20,881
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 67
  • Some Other Race: 4,140
  • Two or More Races: 10,337



(updated 2013)













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