In 2020, Centre County, PA had a population of 162k people with a median age of 32.9 and a median household income of $61,921. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Centre County, PA grew from 161,960 to 162,264, a 0.188% increase and its median household income grew from $60,403 to $61,921, a 2.51% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Centre County, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.3%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.23%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.27%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.11%), and White (Hispanic) (1.95%).
None of the households in Centre County, PA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
94.3% of the residents in Centre County, PA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Centre County, PA are The Pennsylvania State University (25,037 degrees awarded in 2020), Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology (369668) (132 degrees), and South Hills School of Business & Technology (71 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Centre County, PA was $242,700, and the homeownership rate was 62.5%.
Most people in Centre County, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Centre County, PA was 2 cars per household.