In 2019, Centre County, PA had a population of 162k people with a median age of 32.3 and a median household income of $60,403. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Centre County, PA grew from 161,443 to 161,960, a 0.32% increase and its median household income grew from $58,055 to $60,403, a 4.04% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Centre County, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.4%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.11%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.58%), White (Hispanic) (2.15%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.69%). 0% of the households in Centre County, PA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 93.8% of the residents in Centre County, PA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Centre County, PA are Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (13,745 degrees awarded in 2019), Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (4,331 degrees), and South Hills School of Business & Technology (176 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Centre County, PA was $234,900, and the homeownership rate was 61.5%. Most people in Centre County, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Centre County, PA was 2 cars per household.