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Lewistown Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Lewistown Area is 46,705. The Lewistown Area population density is 112.62 people per square mile, which is much lower than the state average density of 277.04 people per square mile and is higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Lewistown Area is white, which represent 97.53% of the total population. The average Lewistown Area education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 46,705. #599

Population Density, #346

Lewistown Area
112.62 per square mile
277.04 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:45,553 (97.53%, #8)
Black:331 (0.71%, #754)
Hispanic:584 (1.25%, #830)
Asian:206 (0.44%, #735)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):35 (0.07%, #852)
One Race, Other:73 (0.16%, see rank)
Two or More Races:507 (1.09%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

35,965 (77.00%) out of the total population of 46,705 reported first ancestry.

 Lewistown Area% of the Total PopulationPennsylvaniaU.S.
Arab150.03%, see rank0.49%0.56%
Czech620.13%, see rank0.40%0.47%
Danish290.06%, see rank0.13%0.42%
Dutch1,5563.33%, see rank1.76%1.40%
English2,8306.06%, see rank7.42%8.02%
French6951.49%, see rank1.87%3.34%
German18,62939.89%, see rank27.27%15.03%
Greek1120.24%, see rank0.50%0.41%
Hungarian1100.24%, see rank1.03%0.46%
Irish5,23811.22%, see rank16.97%10.80%
Italian1,8784.02%, see rank12.13%5.52%
Norwegian880.19%, see rank0.33%1.42%
Polish9181.97%, see rank6.62%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.15%0.44%
Russian950.20%, see rank1.47%0.92%
Scotch-Irish7811.67%, see rank1.18%0.99%
Scottish9001.93%, see rank1.50%1.72%
Subsaharan African150.03%, see rank0.74%0.95%
Swedish3500.75%, see rank0.82%1.27%
Swiss8101.73%, see rank0.51%0.30%
Ukrainian960.21%, see rank0.88%0.31%
American5,28411.31%, see rank5.22%7.12%
Welsh3790.81%, see rank1.30%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 23,006 (49.26%, see rank)
Females: 23,699 (50.74%, see rank)

Lewistown Area
Male: 49.26%
Female: 50.74%
Male: 48.84%
Female: 51.16%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Lewistown Area
43.30 years old
40.40 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Lewistown Area
42.10 years old
38.90 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Lewistown Area
44.30 years old
41.90 years old
38.80 years old

 Lewistown Area% of the Total PopulationPennsylvaniaU.S.
Under 5 years2,8626.13%, see rank5.64%6.36%
5 to 9 years3,1696.79%, see rank5.89%6.51%
10 to 14 years2,8056.01%, see rank6.07%6.59%
15 to 19 years2,7865.97%, see rank6.84%6.85%
20 to 24 years2,4505.25%, see rank6.86%7.13%
25 to 34 years4,96310.63%, see rank12.38%13.47%
35 to 44 years5,52511.83%, see rank12.21%12.96%
45 to 54 years6,71014.37%, see rank14.70%14.09%
55 to 64 years6,38113.66%, see rank13.41%12.29%
65 to 74 years4,80610.29%, see rank8.32%7.64%
75 to 84 2,8276.05%, see rank5.18%4.25%
85 years and over1,4213.04%, see rank2.50%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Lewistown AreaPennsylvaniaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population32,633, 100%8,764,740209,056,129
Less Than High School5,887, 18.04%, see rank11.03%13.67%
High School Graduate16,377, 50.19%, see rank36.75%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree6,485, 19.87%, see rank24.12%29.09%
Bachelor Degree2,695, 8.26%, see rank17.14%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree1,189, 3.64%, see rank10.96%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.26, see rank13.4913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Lewistown Area PennsylvaniaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten90377.30%22.70%62.52%37.48%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)4,86776.91%, see rank23.09%, see rank86.09%13.91%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)2,05594.60%, see rank5.40%, see rank87.25%12.75%90.60%9.40%
College97973.65%, see rank26.35%, see rank63.29%36.71%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School32450.00%, see rank50.00%, see rank44.72%55.28%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Lewistown AreaPennsylvaniaU.S.
Total Households18,822, 100%4,957,736116,211,092
Average Household Size2.45, see rank2.492.63
1 Person Households5,132, 27.27%, see rank29.56%27.57%
2 or More Person Households13,690, 72.73%, see rank70.44%72.43%
Family Households (Families)12,531, 66.58%, see rank64.63%66.22%
Average Family Size3.06, see rank3.173.32
Married-Couple Family9,686, 51.46%, see rank48.29%48.42%
Nonfamily Households6,291, 33.42%, see rank35.37%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Lewistown Area%PennsylvaniaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total37,869see rank10,512,604252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over18,372100%, see rank5,082,468123,281,364
Never Married4,97927.10%, see rank36.13%35.77%
Married10,78158.68%, see rank52.34%52.04%
Widowed6583.58%, see rank3.10%2.57%
Divorced1,95410.64%, see rank8.43%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over19,497100%, see rank5,430,136129,692,771
Never Married4,41522.64%, see rank30.18%29.48%
Married10,38953.29%, see rank48.71%49.19%
Widowed2,45012.57%, see rank10.75%9.16%
Divorced2,24311.50%, see rank10.35%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Lewistown Area%PennsylvaniaU.S.
Native46,35699.25%, see rank93.87%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence42,22290.40%, see rank73.68%58.73%
Born in Different State3,9998.56%, see rank18.61%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
1350.29%, see rank1.58%1.42%
Foreign Born3490.75%, see rank6.13%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship1640.35%, see rank3.15%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship1850.40%, see rank2.98%7.09%
Born In Europe770.16%, see rank1.34%1.53%
Born In Asia1970.42%, see rank2.36%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.44%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America420.09%, see rank1.84%6.83%
Born In Northern America330.07%, see rank0.12%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Lewistown Area%PennsylvaniaU.S.
English17,41092.50%, see rank88.50%79.39%
Spanish2351.25%, see rank4.69%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages1,0635.65%, see rank4.40%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages1140.61%, see rank1.81%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.60%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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