Avalon, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,488

Avalon is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,488, it is the 219th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5069th largest city in the United States. Avalon is currently declining at a rate of -0.77% annually and its population has decreased by -4.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,705 in 2010. Avalon reached it's highest population of 7,065 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, Avalon has a population density of 7,278 people per square mile.

The average household income in Avalon is $61,052 with a poverty rate of 7.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $745 per month, and the median house value is $106,000. The median age in Avalon is 43.6 years, 40.3 years for males, and 46 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.1 males.

Avalon Demographics

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

  • White: 85.24%
  • Black or African American: 8.80%
  • Two or more races: 4.09%
  • Other race: 1.28%
  • Native American: 0.61%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Avalon, Pennsylvania is 4,488, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,558.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,705.

Avalon, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,94385.24%
Black or African American4078.80%
Two or More Races1894.09%
Some Other Race591.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native280.61%

Avalon Population Pyramid 2020

Avalon Median Age

43.6


Total

40.3


Male

46


Female

Avalon Adults

There are 3,936 adults, (920 of whom are seniors) in Avalon.

Avalon Age Dependency

53.4

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Avalon Sex Ratio

Female

2,446

52.88%

Male

2,180

47.12%

Avalon Households and Families

Avalon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Avalon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.1%18.9%
Female54.6%45.4%
Male51.1%48.9%
All49.9%50.1%
Non Family32.1%67.9%

49.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4871.8249.9
Non Family1,4471.1432.1
Married7972.7181.1
Female1963.154.6
Male472.5751.1

2.69

Average Family Size

1.82

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Avalon Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade280.74%
9th to 12th Grade1353.58%
High School Graduate1,28334.05%
Some College59915.90%
Associates Degree51213.59%
Bachelors Degree88423.46%
Graduate Degree3278.68%

Avalon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2573,1251,077
Black38436785
Hispanic836930
Other Race3232
Native American282815
Multiple Races16164

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 native american people with a rate of 53.57%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,444$37,415$37,500
Less Than High School$10,962$$
High School Grad$28,404$29,365$19,231
Some College$31,846$31,616$32,668
Bachelors Degree$53,881$57,701$49,290
Graduate Degree$54,224$71,950$44,712

$37,444

Average Earnings

$37,415

Average Male

$37,500

Average Female

Avalon Language

Avalon Language by Age

Avalon Language

96.85% of Avalon residents speak only English, while 3.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.15% of the population.

Avalon Poverty

Avalon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,7952506.59%
Multiple1895730.16%
Black395246.08%

7.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.88%

Male Poverty Rate

7.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Avalon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Avalon is Multiple, with 30.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Avalon is Black, with 6.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.51%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.89%
High School8.13%
Some College6.47%
Bachelors or Greater1.58%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed45.59%
Female Employed6.79%
Male Employed3.80%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Avalon Income

Avalon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,921$61,052
Families$80,882$76,637
Married Families$88,438-
Non Families$30,109$48,090

Avalon Marital Status

Avalon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.3%

Male Marriage Rate

38.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Avalon Married by Age and Sex

Avalon Marriage

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

Avalon Marital Status by Race

Avalon Veterans

356

Number of Veterans

340

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam151
Second Gulf War75
First Gulf War33
Korea26
World War II23
Name Veterans % of Total
White3359.68%
Black153.91%
2 or More412.50%
Indian27.14%

$Avalon Veterans by Education

1.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Avalon Employment Status

73.2%

Labor Force Participation

70.5%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Avalon 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

78.77%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.28%

Native Born

2.72%

Foreign Born

1.90%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.28% of Avalon residents were born in the United States, with 78.77% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.90% 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
20204,488-35-0.77%
20194,523-35-0.77%
20184,558-24-0.52%
20174,582-35-0.76%
20164,617-34-0.73%
20154,651-34-0.73%
20144,685-19-0.40%
20134,704-5-0.11%
20124,709-1-0.02%
20114,7100.00%
20104,710-584-1.16%
20005,294-490-0.88%
19905,784-456-0.76%
19806,240-825-1.23%
19707,0652060.30%
19606,8593960.60%
19506,4633080.49%
19406,1552150.36%
19305,9406631.19%
19205,2779602.03%
19104,3170.00%