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Philadelphia County, PA

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Philadelphia County, PA
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatPhiladelphia, PA
  • Population1,526,006
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 134.0999
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 11379.5000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)20101,526,00621 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)201011,379.509 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201843.7%147 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201815.2%526 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201311 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20195.5%363 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016925.302236 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201624.1%2264 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20169.601364 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201836.8%2630 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)2016506 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20150.3%2996 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201835.0%187 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$5,052,961,000.0013 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201711287 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201190.962060 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201972.5%846 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20192.2031 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20189102 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201111.591724 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2016$6,208,432.8814 of 654
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$50,223,517,000.0045 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20102.6%900 of 2773
Attendance to Arts and Culture Events (County)201518,076,3913 of 109
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201239.2%369 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201813658 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-20181198 of 198
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-2018125122 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)201015,18239 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)20130.003019 of 3019
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$2,503,000,000.0088 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$15,880,000,000.0092 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$10,043,000,000.0020 of 2178
Population (County)20501,448,00039 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$264,680.00256 of 3112
Total Employees (County)20501,051,00046 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)2050171,00027 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)20505,2264 of 2780
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