According to the 2017 Census Bureau the state of Pennsylvania has the 10th largest Black population in the United States with 1,687,927 African Americans making up 13% of the state total.
|State Data||Black||Total State|
|Median household income||$37,535||$59,195|
|Bachelor’s degree or higher||19.3%||31.4%|
|Family poverty rate||19.9%||8.1%|
|Percentage households Married-couple families||22.9%||47.5%|
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2017 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates