Ambridge, Pennsylvania Population 2021

6,513
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Ambridge is a city located in Beaver County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 6,513, it is the 130th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4119th largest city in the United States . Ambridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.67% annually and its population has decreased by -7.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,050 in 2010. Ambridge reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Ambridge has a population density of 4,382 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ambridge is $52,988 with a poverty rate of 13.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $697 per month, and the median house value is $71,400. The median age in Ambridge is 36 years, 33.3 years for males, and 39.2 years for females.

Ambridge Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ambridgewas:

  • White: 75.40%
  • Black or African American: 17.06%
  • Two or more races: 4.89%
  • Other race: 2.00%
  • Asian: 0.66%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ambridge, Pennsylvania is 6,513 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,601.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,050.

Ambridge, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,05775.40%
Black or African American1,14417.06%
Two or More Races3284.89%
Some Other Race1342.00%
Asian440.66%
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Ambridge Population by Race

Ambridge Population Pyramid $2021

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Ambridge Median Age

36


Total

33.3


Male

39.2


Female

Ambridge Adults

There are 5,269 adults, (973 of whom are seniors) in Ambridge.

Ambridge Age Dependency

56.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Ambridge Sex Ratio

Female

3,272

48.78%

Male

3,435

51.22%

Ambridge Population by Age

Ambridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ambridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female28.8%71.2%
Male31.9%68.1%
Non Family36%64%
All45.4%54.6%
Married76.2%23.8%

45.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ambridge Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0202.2145.4
Non Family1,4651.2736
Married8183.1676.2
Female4173.3728.8
Male3202.631.9

2.98

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Ambridge Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1162.57%
9th to 12th Grade2174.81%
High School Graduate1,77239.27%
Some College1,07223.76%
Associates Degree3968.78%
Bachelors Degree69815.47%
Graduate Degree2415.34%
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Ambridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ambridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,7223,434790
Black50948039
Hispanic21921079
Other Race10710739
2+ Races989851
Asian31244

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 52.04%.

Ambridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,772$37,885$31,250
Less Than 9th Grade$40,446$41,518$
High School Graduate$29,709$32,159$27,857
Some College$31,401$38,214$27,708
Bachelors Degree$39,637$38,678$41,875
Graduate Degree$43,846$61,923$41,413

$33,772

Average Earnings

$37,885

Average Male

$31,250

Average Female

Ambridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ambridge Language by Age

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Ambridge Language

95.40% of Ambridge residents speak only English, while 4.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.20% of the population.

Ambridge Language

Ambridge Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,00359611.91%
Multiple32813741.77%
Black1,14413211.54%
Hispanic2463313.41%
Asian441125.00%

13.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.47%

Male Poverty Rate

15.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ambridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ambridge is Multiple, with 41.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ambridge is Black, with 11.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.10%.

Ambridge Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.84%
High School12.30%
Some College9.74%
Bachelors or Greater7.99%

Ambridge Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed40.54%
Male Unemployed28.00%
Female Employed8.93%
Male Employed5.27%

Ambridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ambridge Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,377$52,988
Families$51,168$63,743
Married Families$65,304-
Non Families$33,342$39,777
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Income by Household Type

Ambridge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.1%

Male Marriage Rate

31.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Ambridge Married by Age and Sex

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Ambridge 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 35-44.

Ambridge Marital Status by Race

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Ambridge Marital Status

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523

Number of Veterans

519

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam227
Second Gulf War97
First Gulf War53
Korea38
World War II5

Ambridge Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74151
55 to 64121
35 to 5488
75+82
18 to 3481

Ambridge Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White45110.58%
Hispanic3415.53%
Black304.08%
Other Race2523.36%
2+ Races139.85%
Asian412.90%

Ambridge Veterans by Race

Ambridge Veterans by Education

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14.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ambridge Veterans by Education

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64.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Ambridge Employment by Age

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Ambridge Employment by Race

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Ambridge Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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81.23%

Born in Ambridge

98.00%

Native Born

2.00%

Foreign Born

0.72%

Non Citizen

1.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.00% of Ambridge residents were born in the United States, with 81.23% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Ambridge Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,513-44-0.67%
20206,557-44-0.67%
20196,601-44-0.66%
20186,645-61-0.91%
20176,706-77-1.14%
20166,783-70-1.02%
20156,853-42-0.61%
20146,895-51-0.73%
20136,946-35-0.50%
20126,981-27-0.39%
20117,008-40-0.57%
20107,048-721-0.97%
20007,769-364-0.46%
19908,133-1,442-1.62%
19809,575-1,749-1.66%
197011,324-2,541-2.00%
196013,865-2,564-1.68%
195016,429-2,539-1.43%
194018,968-1,259-0.64%
193020,2277,4974.74%
192012,7307,5259.36%
19105,2050.00%

Ambridge Population by Year