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The 2016 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, population is 1,567,440. There are 11,688 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The median age is 33.6. The US median is 37.4. 32.66% of people in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, are married. 9.02% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.58 people. 21.28% of people are married, with children. 29.69% have children, but are single.

Race in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

36.20% of people are white, 41.76% are black, 6.63% are asian, 0.20% are native american, and 0.31% claim 'Other'.

13.03% of the people in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 86.97% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLEPhiladelphia, PennsylvaniaUnited States
  Population  1,567,442321,418,820
  Population - 2010  1,504,950308,745,538
  Population - 2000  1,517,550285,036,114
  Population - 1990  1,585,577251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  -1.14%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  3.29%12.76%
  Pop. Density  11,68891
  Land Area  1343,531,905
  Water Area  9264,837
  Median Age  33.637.4
  Female Population  52.78%50.81%
  Male Population  47.22%49.19%
  White  36.20%62.77%
  Black  41.76%12.24%
  Asian  6.63%4.95%
  Native American  0.20%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.02%0.16%
  Other  0.31%0.20%
  Two or More Races  1.85%2.13%
  Hispanic  13.03%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  86.97%83.10%
  Households  580,297116,211,000
  Family Households  308,32476,958,100
  Non Family Households  271,97339,253,000
  Household Size  2.582.63
  Married Population  32.66%50.58%
  Single Population  67.34%49.42%
  Now Married  29.22%48.41%
  Married but Separated  3.45%2.17%
  Never Married  51.64%32.55%
  Widowed  6.68%5.95%
  Divorced  9.02%10.92%
  Married, w/children  21.28%31.68%
  Married, no children  30.04%41.44%
  Single, w/children  29.69%16.94%
  Single, no children  19.00%9.95%

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