Bucks County PA Information


Bucks County Subdivisions

Bucks County PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 633,624
Daytime Population: Workers 275,172
Daytime Population: Residents 298,124
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 573,296
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 625,496
Population in Familes 529,264
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,128
Population Density2 1,049
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $83,285
Average Household Income $110,693
Per Capita Income $41,903


Total Housing Units 251,483 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 180,083 (71.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 58,165 (23.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 13,235 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $336,186
Average Home Value $385,366


Total Households 238,248
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 169,990
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.18% 0.23%
Households 0.2% 0.24%
Families 0.11% 0.18%
Median Household Income   1.79%
Per Capita Income   2.24%


Bucks County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bucks County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 4 96th
Population Density # 6 93rd
Diversity Index # 18 75th
Median Household Income # 3 97th
Per Capita Income # 3 97th

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