In 2018, Pottsville, PA had a population of 13.7k people with a median age of 42.7 and a median household income of $40,645. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Pottsville, PA declined from 13,827 to 13,728, a -0.716% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,886 to $40,645, a 1.9% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pottsville, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.6%), White (Hispanic) (2.59%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.32%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.881%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (0.248%). 0% of the households in Pottsville, PA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.6% of the residents in Pottsville, PA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pottsville, PA are Joseph F McCloskey School of Nursing (52 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Pottsville, PA was $68,100, and the homeownership rate was 64%. Most people in Pottsville, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21 minutes. The average car ownership in Pottsville, PA was 2 cars per household.