Philadelphia, PA Population

Philadelphia Population by Race

The following table shows Philadelphia, PA population data based on race. 43.4% of the population is Black or African American. 41.0% of the population is White, making that the second largest group.

Race City State USA
Black or African American
43.4%
661,839 people
10.8%
1,377,689 people
12.6%
38,929,319 people
White
41.0%
626,221 people
81.9%
10,406,288 people
72.4%
223,553,265 people
Hispanic
12.3%
187,611 people
5.7%
719,660 people
16.3%
50,477,594 people
Asian
6.3%
96,405 people
2.7%
349,088 people
4.8%
14,674,252 people
Two or more races
2.8%
43,070 people
1.9%
237,835 people
2.9%
9,009,073 people
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.5%
6,996 people
0.2%
26,843 people
0.9%
2,932,248 people
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
0.0%
744 people
0.0%
3,653 people
0.2%
540,013 people

Philadelphia Population by Gender

Philadelphia, PA population information, segmented by gender, is displayed in the table below. The population is 47.2% males. 52.8% of the city's residents are women.

Gender City State USA
Female
52.8%
806,193 people
51.3%
6,512,016 people
50.8%
156,964,212 people
Male
47.2%
719,813 people
48.7%
6,190,363 people
49.2%
151,781,326 people

Philadelphia Population by Age

Population by age for Philadelphia, PA is displayed in the table below. The city's total population is 1,526,006. The largest age group was aged < 25.

Age City State USA
< 25
35.9%
547,534 people
31.9%
4,053,536 people
34.0%
104,853,555 people
25 - 44
31.8%
485,824 people
28.4%
3,612,008 people
30.3%
93,634,060 people
45 - 64
23.5%
358,778 people
28.0%
3,562,748 people
26.4%
81,489,445 people
> 64
12.1%
185,309 people
15.4%
1,959,307 people
13.0%
40,267,984 people
Notes
  • City rating based on comparing Philadelphia to other Pennsylvania cities.
  • State rating based on comparing Pennsylvania to other U.S. states.
  • All ratings are segmented into quintiles (very low, low, average, high, very high).
  • Data provided by the 2010 U.S. Census.
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