In 2020, Schuylkill County, PA had a population of 142k people with a median age of 44.3 and a median household income of $53,703. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Schuylkill County, PA declined from 142,674 to 141,935, a −0.518% decrease and its median household income grew from $52,280 to $53,703, a 2.72% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Schuylkill County, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (91.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.76%), White (Hispanic) (2.23%), Other (Hispanic) (1.15%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.09%).
None of the households in Schuylkill County, PA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.1% of the residents in Schuylkill County, PA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Schuylkill County, PA are Joseph F McCloskey School of Nursing (34 degrees awarded in 2020), Schuylkill Technology Center (21 degrees), and Empire Beauty School-Pottsville (18 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Schuylkill County, PA was $106,100, and the homeownership rate was 75.2%.
Most people in Schuylkill County, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Schuylkill County, PA was 2 cars per household.
Schuylkill County, PA borders Berks County, PA, Carbon County, PA, Columbia County, PA, Dauphin County, PA, Lebanon County, PA, Lehigh County, PA, Luzerne County, PA, and Northumberland County, PA.