In 2017, Pottsville, PA had a population of 13.8k people with a median age of 44 and a median household income of $39,886. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Pottsville, PA declined from 13,955 to 13,827, a -0.917% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,484 to $39,886, a 3.64% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pottsville, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (92.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.55%), White (Hispanic) (2.12%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.19%), and Black or African American (Hispanic) (0.412%). N/A% of the people in Pottsville, PA speak a non-English language, and 99.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pottsville, PA are McCann School of Business & Technology (438212) (105 degrees awarded in 2017) and Joseph F McCloskey School of Nursing at Schuylkill Health (28 degrees).
The median property value in Pottsville, PA is $68,800, and the homeownership rate is 63.6%. Most people in Pottsville, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Pottsville, PA is 2 cars per household.