In 2019, Pottsville, PA had a population of 13.6k people with a median age of 42.2 and a median household income of $42,083. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Pottsville, PA declined from 13,728 to 13,648, a −0.583% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,645 to $42,083, a 3.54% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pottsville, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (90.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.27%), White (Hispanic) (3.39%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.872%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (0.212%). 0% of the households in Pottsville, PA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.7% 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 2019, the median property value in Pottsville, PA was $71,400, and the homeownership rate was 62.9%. Most people in Pottsville, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Pottsville, PA was 2 cars per household.