Ambler, Pennsylvania Population 2020

6,486

Ambler is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 6,486, it is the 133rd largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4110th largest city in the United States. Ambler is currently declining at a rate of -0.08% annually but its population has increased by 1.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,417 in 2010. Ambler reached it's highest population of 7,800 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, Ambler has a population density of 7,611 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ambler is $88,665 with a poverty rate of 7.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,056 per month, and the median house value is $286,400. The median age in Ambler is 36 years, 36.6 years for males, and 35.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.1 males.

Ambler Demographics

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

  • White: 81.57%
  • Black or African American: 13.50%
  • Asian: 2.16%
  • Two or more races: 2.14%
  • Other race: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ambler, Pennsylvania is 6,486, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,496.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,417.

Ambler, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,29281.57%
Black or African American87613.50%
Asian1402.16%
Two or More Races1392.14%
Some Other Race410.63%

Ambler Population Pyramid 2020

Ambler Median Age

36


Total

36.6


Male

35.9


Female

Ambler Adults

There are 5,093 adults, (971 of whom are seniors) in Ambler.

Ambler Age Dependency

57.4

Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Ambler Sex Ratio

Female

3,467

53.44%

Male

3,021

46.56%

Ambler Households and Families

Ambler Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ambler Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.5%22.5%
Male53%47%
All52.7%47.3%
Female49.6%50.4%
Non Family28.4%71.6%

52.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6572.3652.7
Married1,1543.3577.5
Non Family1,1441.1928.4
Female2422.9949.6
Male1172.6453

3.15

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ambler Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade942.00%
9th to 12th Grade3096.57%
High School Graduate1,30027.66%
Some College71415.19%
Associates Degree2665.66%
Bachelors Degree1,20025.53%
Graduate Degree81717.38%

Ambler Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6953,5141,742
Black488461109
Hispanic36917681
Asian11011085
Multiple Races4644
Other Race4111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 77.27%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,295$50,612$40,228
Less Than High School$17,000$25,741$14,091
High School Grad$34,103$40,688$30,451
Some College$40,469$41,580$35,057
Bachelors Degree$64,118$70,972$60,074
Graduate Degree$63,939$90,192$56,111

$44,295

Average Earnings

$50,612

Average Male

$40,228

Average Female

Ambler Language

Ambler Language by Age

Ambler Language

89.24% of Ambler residents speak only English, while 10.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.89% of the population.

Ambler Poverty

Ambler Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,4583187.13%
Black81510312.64%
Hispanic751628.26%
Other413073.17%
Multiple1391913.67%

7.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.00%

Male Poverty Rate

7.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ambler

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ambler is Other, with 73.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ambler is White, with 7.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.32%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.41%
High School11.50%
Some College9.51%
Bachelors or Greater4.82%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.82%
Male Employed5.83%
Female Employed5.21%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Ambler Income

Ambler Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$71,081$88,665
Families$91,771$112,839
Married Families$104,063-
Non Families$40,205$53,762

Ambler Marital Status

Ambler Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

41.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Ambler Married by Age and Sex

Ambler Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Ambler Marital Status by Race

Ambler Veterans

431

Number of Veterans

383

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam137
First Gulf War94
Korea68
Second Gulf War57
World War II39

$Ambler Veterans by Education

3.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ambler Employment Status

74.9%

Labor Force Participation

70.6%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Ambler 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

75.05%

Born in Pennsylvania

92.37%

Native Born

7.63%

Foreign Born

4.93%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.37% of Ambler residents were born in the United States, with 75.05% having been born in Pennsylvania. 4.93% 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
20206,486-5-0.08%
20196,491-5-0.08%
20186,49650.08%
20176,491-5-0.08%
20166,49620.03%
20156,494-6-0.09%
20146,50050.08%
20136,495100.15%
20126,485110.17%
20116,474480.75%
20106,4260.00%
20006,426-183-0.28%
19906,609-19-0.03%
19806,628-1,172-1.62%
19707,8001,0351.43%
19606,7652,2004.01%
19504,5656121.45%
19403,95390.02%
19303,9448502.46%
19203,0944451.56%
19102,6490.00%