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Carbon County, Pennsylvania Facts

Facts
State Pennsylvania
Land area 381.5 square miles
Population Density 171.1 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 64,786
Population change -0.7%
Under 5 years of age 4.8%
Under 18 20.1%
65 and over 19.2%
Females 50.5%
White 96.1
Hispanic or Latino of any race 3.8
Asian 0.5%
Two or more races 1.1%
Black or African American 1.9%
Native American 0.3%
Pacific Islander 0.1%
Had graduated from high school 87%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 15.1%
Veterans 6,219
Households and Housing
Households 25,903
Persons per household 2.5
Living in the same house for one year or more 91.2%
Median household income $48,900
The per capita income $24,861
Live below the poverty line. 11.6%
housing units 34,276
Multi-unit structures 8%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $146,700
Residents owning their homes. 78.9%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 5,149
Women-owned firms 28.1%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 2%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $483,916
Retail sales per capita $7,661
Manufacturers shipments $514,283
Merchant wholesaler sales $35,793