Aliquippa, Pennsylvania Population 2020

8,706

Aliquippa is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 8,706, it is the 85th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 3390th largest city in the United States. Aliquippa is currently declining at a rate of -1.15% annually and its population has decreased by -7.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,438 in 2010. Aliquippa reached it's highest population of 27,116 in 1930. Spanning over 5 miles, Aliquippa has a population density of 2,075 people per square mile.

The average household income in Aliquippa is $39,963 with a poverty rate of 34.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $621 per month, and the median house value is $72,600. The median age in Aliquippa is 44.9 years, 44.1 years for males, and 45.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 78.3 males.

Aliquippa Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Aliquippa was:

  • White: 57.35%
  • Black or African American: 35.79%
  • Two or more races: 4.56%
  • Other race: 1.21%
  • Asian: 1.01%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Aliquippa, Pennsylvania is 8,706, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,908.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,438.

Aliquippa, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,19957.35%
Black or African American3,24535.79%
Two or More Races4134.56%
Some Other Race1101.21%
Asian921.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.08%

Aliquippa Population Pyramid 2020

Aliquippa Median Age

44.9


Total

44.1


Male

45.6


Female

Aliquippa Adults

There are 7,387 adults, (1,965 of whom are seniors) in Aliquippa.

Aliquippa Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31

Child Dependency Ratio

Aliquippa Sex Ratio

Female

5,084

56.08%

Male

3,982

43.92%

Aliquippa Households and Families

Aliquippa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Aliquippa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male84.3%15.7%
Married76%24%
All53.9%46.1%
Non Family49.9%50.1%
Female31.9%68.1%

53.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,5221.9853.9
Non Family2,2051.1549.9
Married1,0792.6576
Female1,0033.0131.9
Male2352.3484.3

2.69

Average Family Size

1.98

Average Household Size

8.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Aliquippa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1482.22%
9th to 12th Grade3995.99%
High School Graduate2,87043.08%
Some College1,53923.10%
Associates Degree86512.98%
Bachelors Degree5608.41%
Graduate Degree2814.22%

Aliquippa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,1633,797554
Black2,1281,971204
Multiple Races21520432
Hispanic14814767
Asian655316
Other Race474710
Native American77

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 45.27%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,315$34,323$24,722
Less Than High School$23,576$23,466$23,690
High School Grad$24,939$30,847$21,852
Some College$31,429$37,813$22,292
Bachelors Degree$37,202$42,941$29,464
Graduate Degree$57,857$62,159$55,729

$30,315

Average Earnings

$34,323

Average Male

$24,722

Average Female

Aliquippa Language

Aliquippa Language by Age

Aliquippa Language

93.90% of Aliquippa residents speak only English, while 6.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.97% of the population.

Aliquippa Poverty

Aliquippa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,2451,72353.10%
White5,0521,06221.02%
Multiple41322253.75%
Hispanic2573814.79%
Other1103733.64%
Asian921516.30%

34.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.54%

Male Poverty Rate

35.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Aliquippa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Aliquippa is Multiple, with 53.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Aliquippa is Hispanic, with 14.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.84%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.55%
High School29.63%
Some College21.24%
Bachelors or Greater6.67%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed68.25%
Male Unemployed51.10%
Female Employed18.88%
Male Employed6.97%

Aliquippa Income

Aliquippa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,799$39,963
Families$43,829$48,770
Married Families$60,492-
Non Families$22,110$29,283

Aliquippa Marital Status

Aliquippa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

30.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.2%

Male Marriage Rate

27.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Aliquippa Married by Age and Sex

Aliquippa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Aliquippa Marital Status by Race

Aliquippa Veterans

786

Number of Veterans

747

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam367
First Gulf War90
Second Gulf War80
World War II40
Korea38

$Aliquippa Veterans by Education

10.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Aliquippa Employment Status

56.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.1%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Aliquippa Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

77.65%

Born in Pennsylvania

96.47%

Native Born

3.53%

Foreign Born

0.65%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.47% of Aliquippa residents were born in the United States, with 77.65% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,706-101-1.15%
20198,807-101-1.13%
20188,908-75-0.83%
20178,983-101-1.11%
20169,084-94-1.02%
20159,178-55-0.60%
20149,233-68-0.73%
20139,301-47-0.50%
20129,348-35-0.37%
20119,383-54-0.57%
20109,437-2,297-2.15%
200011,734-1,640-1.30%
199013,374-3,720-2.42%
198017,094-5,183-2.61%
197022,277-4,092-1.67%
196026,3692370.09%
195026,132-891-0.33%
194027,023-93-0.03%
193027,11624,18524.92%
19202,9310.00%