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Johnstown city, Pennsylvania

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Johnstown city, Pennsylvania
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 19,195
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 19,195
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 20,988
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -8.5%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 20,978
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,325
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 1.5%
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 46.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $39,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $780
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $404
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $528
Building permits, 2019 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 9,564
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.05
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 82.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 4.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 73.8%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 65.4%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 84.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 12.5%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 23.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 48.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 45.0%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 38,416
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 671,624
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 715,275
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 63,286
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 358,092
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $17,403
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 21.1
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $24,294
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $16,383
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2018 X
Total employment, 2018 X
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 X
All firms, 2012 1,362
Men-owned firms, 2012 768
Women-owned firms, 2012 351
Minority-owned firms, 2012 193
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 981
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 159
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,013
Population per square mile, 2010 3,559.8
Land area in square miles, 2010 5.89
FIPS Code 4238288
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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