Arnold, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,775

Arnold is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,775, it is the 200th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4884th largest city in the United States. Arnold is currently declining at a rate of -0.89% annually and its population has decreased by -7.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,157 in 2010. Arnold reached it's highest population of 10,898 in 1940. Spanning over 1 miles, Arnold has a population density of 6,523 people per square mile.

The average household income in Arnold is $38,515 with a poverty rate of 31.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $758 per month, and the median house value is $56,300. The median age in Arnold is 37.9 years, 38 years for males, and 37.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 75.8 males.

Arnold Demographics

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

  • White: 65.05%
  • Black or African American: 29.43%
  • Two or more races: 5.13%
  • Other race: 0.39%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Arnold, Pennsylvania is 4,775, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,861.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,157.

Arnold, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,20765.05%
Black or African American1,45129.43%
Two or More Races2535.13%
Some Other Race190.39%

Arnold Population Pyramid 2020

Arnold Median Age

37.9


Total

38


Male

37.9


Female

Arnold Adults

There are 3,676 adults, (730 of whom are seniors) in Arnold.

Arnold Age Dependency

67.3

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Arnold Sex Ratio

Female

2,805

56.90%

Male

2,125

43.10%

Arnold Households and Families

Arnold Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Arnold Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.9%29.1%
Male50%50%
All42.2%57.8%
Non Family36%64%
Female25.9%74.1%

42.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2572.1642.2
Non Family9411.1836
Female7022.9925.9
Married5922.7470.9
Male22250

2.69

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Arnold Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade792.34%
9th to 12th Grade2025.98%
High School Graduate1,77252.46%
Some College59717.67%
Associates Degree39011.55%
Bachelors Degree2316.84%
Graduate Degree1073.17%

Arnold Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2702,156266
Black96082372
Hispanic8956
Multiple Races7062

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.98%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.72%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,432$30,596$23,750
Less Than High School$10,845$$10,000
High School Grad$22,750$29,118$18,897
Some College$26,993$31,250$25,562
Bachelors Degree$31,607$24,479$31,905
Graduate Degree$$107,083$51,618

$26,432

Average Earnings

$30,596

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Arnold Language

Arnold Language by Age

Arnold Language

95.67% of Arnold residents speak only English, while 4.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.83% of the population.

Arnold Poverty

Arnold Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,01786328.60%
Black1,38244832.42%
Multiple25317267.98%
Hispanic1693621.30%

31.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.27%

Male Poverty Rate

34.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Arnold

The race most likely to be in poverty in Arnold is Multiple, with 67.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Arnold is Hispanic, with 21.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.48%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School57.45%
High School28.45%
Some College17.54%
Bachelors or Greater6.80%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.75%
Male Unemployed39.01%
Female Employed15.10%
Male Employed9.43%

Arnold Income

Arnold Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,457$38,515
Families$36,341$44,221
Married Families$57,885-
Non Families$20,019$26,404

Arnold Marital Status

Arnold Marital Status

Marriage Rates

32.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.2%

Male Marriage Rate

28.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Arnold Married by Age and Sex

Arnold 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 Over 65.

Arnold Marital Status by Race

Arnold Veterans

378

Number of Veterans

342

Male Veterans

36

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam143
Korea79
Second Gulf War44
World War II25
First Gulf War

$Arnold Veterans by Education

7.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Arnold Employment Status

59%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

9.7%

Unemployment Rate

Arnold 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

84.18%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.58%

Native Born

1.42%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.58% of Arnold residents were born in the United States, with 84.18% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,775-43-0.89%
20194,818-43-0.88%
20184,861-36-0.74%
20174,897-43-0.87%
20164,940-44-0.88%
20154,984-38-0.76%
20145,022-38-0.75%
20135,060-29-0.57%
20125,089-32-0.62%
20115,121-28-0.54%
20105,149-518-0.95%
20005,667-446-0.75%
19906,113-740-1.14%
19806,853-1,321-1.75%
19708,174-1,263-1.43%
19609,437-826-0.84%
195010,263-635-0.60%
194010,8983230.30%
193010,5754,4555.62%
19206,1200.00%