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Pittsburg Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Pittsburg Area is 39,277. The Pittsburg Area population density is 66.01 people per square mile, which is higher than the state average density of 35.04 people per square mile and is lower than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Pittsburg Area is white, which represent 92.46% of the total population. The average Pittsburg Area education level is about the same as the state average and is about the same as 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: 39,277. #672

Population Density, #535

Pittsburg Area
66.01 per square mile
35.04 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:36,317 (92.46%, #228)
Black:782 (1.99%, #570)
Hispanic:1,893 (4.82%, #474)
Asian:581 (1.48%, #291)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):259 (0.66%, #295)
One Race, Other:180 (0.46%, see rank)
Two or More Races:1,158 (2.95%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:1,692 (89.38%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:33 (1.74%, see rank)
Cuban:25 (1.32%, see rank)
Central American:98 (5.18%, see rank)
South American:12 (0.63%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:108 (18.59%, see rank)
Chinese:172 (29.60%, see rank)
Filipino:85 (14.63%, see rank)
Japanese:148 (25.47%, see rank)
Korean:21 (3.61%, see rank)
Vietnamese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Asian, Other:47 (8.09%, see rank)

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

Population by First Ancestry

34,446 (87.70%) out of the total population of 39,277 reported first ancestry.

 Pittsburg Area% of the Total PopulationKansasU.S.
Arab2850.73%, see rank0.33%0.56%
Czech1840.47%, see rank0.83%0.47%
Danish890.23%, see rank0.49%0.42%
Dutch4501.15%, see rank1.95%1.40%
English3,7039.43%, see rank9.83%8.02%
French1,4163.61%, see rank3.14%3.34%
German8,02220.42%, see rank28.39%15.03%
Greek590.15%, see rank0.18%0.41%
Hungarian230.06%, see rank0.17%0.46%
Irish4,35811.10%, see rank12.39%10.80%
Italian2,4796.31%, see rank2.36%5.52%
Norwegian2300.59%, see rank1.07%1.42%
Polish4411.12%, see rank1.40%3.01%
Portuguese330.08%, see rank0.11%0.44%
Russian1250.32%, see rank0.73%0.92%
Scotch-Irish3460.88%, see rank1.19%0.99%
Scottish6081.55%, see rank1.94%1.72%
Subsaharan African1800.46%, see rank0.73%0.95%
Swedish4771.21%, see rank2.35%1.27%
Swiss540.14%, see rank0.52%0.30%
Ukrainian110.03%, see rank0.10%0.31%
American11,73529.88%, see rank8.17%7.12%
Welsh2020.51%, see rank0.77%0.57%

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

Population by Gender

Male: 19,570 (49.83%, see rank)
Females: 19,707 (50.17%, see rank)

Pittsburg Area
Male: 49.83%
Female: 50.17%
Male: 49.71%
Female: 50.29%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

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

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Pittsburg Area
32.70 years old
36.00 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Pittsburg Area
31.30 years old
34.70 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Pittsburg Area
34.80 years old
37.40 years old
38.80 years old

 Pittsburg Area% of the Total PopulationKansasU.S.
Under 5 years2,3666.02%, see rank7.03%6.36%
5 to 9 years2,5356.45%, see rank7.08%6.51%
10 to 14 years2,2985.85%, see rank6.92%6.59%
15 to 19 years3,0427.74%, see rank7.03%6.85%
20 to 24 years5,13413.07%, see rank7.35%7.13%
25 to 34 years5,22013.29%, see rank13.33%13.47%
35 to 44 years4,14010.54%, see rank11.99%12.96%
45 to 54 years4,59811.71%, see rank13.40%14.09%
55 to 64 years4,29810.94%, see rank12.16%12.29%
65 to 74 years2,9117.41%, see rank7.20%7.64%
75 to 84 1,9524.97%, see rank4.38%4.25%
85 years and over7831.99%, see rank2.12%1.85%

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

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Pittsburg AreaKansasU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population23,902, 100%1,861,894209,056,129
Less Than High School2,442, 10.22%, see rank10.05%13.67%
High School Graduate6,762, 28.29%, see rank27.17%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree7,791, 32.60%, see rank32.06%29.09%
Bachelor Degree4,360, 18.24%, see rank19.87%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree2,547, 10.66%, see rank10.84%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.72, see rank13.7913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

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

School Enrollment

 Pittsburg Area KansasU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten1,00979.68%20.32%75.27%24.73%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)3,89988.10%, see rank11.90%, see rank89.18%10.82%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)1,85688.04%, see rank11.96%, see rank90.68%9.32%90.60%9.40%
College5,31491.31%, see rank8.69%, see rank85.94%14.06%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School54385.45%, see rank14.55%, see rank77.27%22.73%58.86%41.14%

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

Household and Family

 Pittsburg AreaKansasU.S.
Total Households15,364, 100%1,112,335116,211,092
Average Household Size2.43, see rank2.522.63
1 Person Households4,903, 31.91%, see rank28.49%27.57%
2 or More Person Households10,461, 68.09%, see rank71.51%72.43%
Family Households (Families)9,038, 58.83%, see rank65.72%66.22%
Average Family Size3.14, see rank3.183.32
Married-Couple Family6,902, 44.92%, see rank51.01%48.42%
Nonfamily Households6,326, 41.17%, see rank34.28%33.78%

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

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Pittsburg Area%KansasU.S.
15 Years and Over Total32,078see rank2,276,416252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over15,790100%, see rank1,123,431123,281,364
Never Married6,65942.17%, see rank31.74%35.77%
Married7,20245.61%, see rank55.19%52.04%
Widowed3322.10%, see rank2.66%2.57%
Divorced1,59710.11%, see rank10.41%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over16,288100%, see rank1,152,985129,692,771
Never Married4,83429.68%, see rank25.22%29.48%
Married7,86848.31%, see rank53.05%49.19%
Widowed1,5059.24%, see rank9.10%9.16%
Divorced2,08112.78%, see rank12.62%12.16%

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

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Pittsburg Area%KansasU.S.
Native37,97896.69%, see rank93.21%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence25,47864.87%, see rank58.88%58.73%
Born in Different State12,31031.34%, see rank33.49%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
1900.48%, see rank0.83%1.42%
Foreign Born1,2993.31%, see rank6.79%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship3370.86%, see rank2.37%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship9622.45%, see rank4.42%7.09%
Born In Europe650.17%, see rank0.53%1.53%
Born In Asia5141.31%, see rank2.00%3.82%
Born In Africa770.20%, see rank0.38%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America6041.54%, see rank3.76%6.83%
Born In Northern America390.10%, see rank0.09%0.26%

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

Language Spoken at Home

 Pittsburg Area%KansasU.S.
English14,45794.10%, see rank88.76%79.39%
Spanish5223.40%, see rank6.78%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages1480.96%, see rank2.07%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages1681.09%, see rank1.81%3.36%
Other690.45%, see rank0.57%0.99%

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

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