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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataPennsylvania

Demographic Statistics

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Number

Percent

Total population71,329100.0
SEX AND AGE
Male34,09147.8
Female37,23852.2
Under 5 years3,8655.4
5 to 9 years4,2626.0
10 to 14 years4,2726.0
15 to 19 years5,9948.4
20 to 24 years6,8569.6
25 to 34 years9,21512.9
35 to 44 years9,74013.7
45 to 54 years8,54512.0
55 to 59 years3,2634.6
60 to 64 years2,5363.6
65 to 74 years5,7808.1
75 to 84 years5,3057.4
85 years and over1,6962.4
Median age (years)36.2(X)
18 years and over56,38079.0
Male
26,48237.1
Female
29,89841.9
21 years and over50,99971.5
62 years and over14,24620.0
65 years and over12,78117.9
Male
4,8436.8
Female
7,93811.1
RACE
One race69,50297.4
White
58,38281.8
Black or African American
2,5963.6
American Indian and Alaska Native
1830.3
Asian
1,5852.2
Asian Indian
4400.6
Chinese
4620.6
Filipino
980.1
Japanese
430.1
Korean
2100.3
Vietnamese
2000.3

Other Asian 1

1320.2
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
240.0
Native Hawaiian
50.0
Guamanian or Chamorro
10.0
Samoan
50.0

Other Pacific Islander 2

130.0
Some other race
6,7329.4
Two or more races1,8272.6

Race alone or in combination with one or more other races 3

White59,86683.9
Black or African American3,2074.5
American Indian and Alaska Native4320.6
Asian1,8062.5
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1030.1
Some other race7,83811.0
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total population71,329100.0
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)13,00218.2
Mexican
7281.0
Puerto Rican
10,09614.2
Cuban
1180.2
Other Hispanic or Latino
2,0602.9
Not Hispanic or Latino58,32781.8
White alone
53,40874.9
RELATIONSHIP
Total population71,329100.0
In households65,67792.1
Householder
28,11639.4
Spouse
12,41017.4
Child
18,03625.3
Own child under 18 years
13,58519.0
Other relatives
2,9494.1
Under 18 years
1,0401.5
Nonrelatives
4,1665.8
Unmarried partner
1,7172.4
In group quarters5,6527.9
Institutionalized population
1,2751.8
Noninstitutionalized population
4,3776.1
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total households28,116100.0
Family households (families)17,09060.8
With own children under 18 years
7,40526.3
Married-couple family
12,41044.1
With own children under 18 years
4,72816.8
Female householder, no husband present
3,59012.8
With own children under 18 years
2,1307.6
Nonfamily households11,02639.2
Householder living alone
9,08132.3
Householder 65 years and over
4,03614.4
Households with individuals under 18 years8,06428.7
Households with individuals 65 years and over8,69030.9
Average household size2.34(X)
Average family size2.95(X)
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units29,631100.0
Occupied housing units28,11694.9
Vacant housing units1,5155.1
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use
890.3
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)1.7(X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent)5.2(X)
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units28,116100.0
Owner-occupied housing units16,32758.1
Renter-occupied housing units11,78941.9
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.44(X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.19(X)
(X) Not applicable
1 Other Asian alone, or two or more Asian categories.
2 Other Pacific Islander alone, or two or more Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander categories.
3 In combination with one or more other races listed. The six numbers may add to more than the total population and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1, Matrices P1, P3, P4, P8, P9, P12, P13, P,17, P18, P19, P20, P23, P27, P28, P33, PCT5, PCT8, PCT11, PCT15, H1, H3, H4, H5, H11, and H12.

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