Bangor, Pennsylvania Population 2020

5,269

Bangor is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,269, it is the 178th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4602nd largest city in the United States. Bangor is currently growing at a rate of 0.30% annually but its population has decreased by -0.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,273 in 2010. Bangor reached it's highest population of 6,050 in 1950. Spanning over 2 miles, Bangor has a population density of 3,532 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bangor is $59,599 with a poverty rate of 14.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,008 per month, and the median house value is $156,700. The median age in Bangor is 37.6 years, 33.5 years for males, and 44.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 107.0 males.

Bangor Demographics

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

  • White: 96.15%
  • Two or more races: 2.68%
  • Native American: 0.86%
  • Other race: 0.31%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bangor, Pennsylvania is 5,269, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,237.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,273.

Bangor, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,02496.15%
Two or More Races1402.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native450.86%
Some Other Race160.31%

Bangor Population Pyramid 2020

Bangor Median Age

37.6


Total

33.5


Male

44.3


Female

Bangor Adults

There are 4,002 adults, (1,050 of whom are seniors) in Bangor.

Bangor Age Dependency

77

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bangor Sex Ratio

Female

2,524

48.31%

Male

2,701

51.69%

Bangor Households and Families

Bangor Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bangor Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married58.9%41.1%
All48.4%51.6%
Non Family42.3%57.7%
Female36.6%63.4%
Male24.5%75.5%

48.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0202.5948.4
Married9583.3158.9
Non Family6401.1542.3
Female3202.9536.6
Male1023.7424.5

3.18

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

2.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bangor Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1775.18%
9th to 12th Grade40811.94%
High School Graduate1,51044.20%
Some College61417.97%
Associates Degree1925.62%
Bachelors Degree37611.01%
Graduate Degree1394.07%

Bangor Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2172,693488
Hispanic16210127
Multiple Races646427
Native American45
Other Race16

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 42.19%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,764$43,156$22,917
Less Than High School$50,107$50,661$
High School Grad$30,254$41,189$23,935
Some College$29,808$60,295$16,984
Bachelors Degree$37,670$38,011$37,188
Graduate Degree$$75,278$

$31,764

Average Earnings

$43,156

Average Male

$22,917

Average Female

Bangor Language

Bangor Language by Age

Bangor Language

95.01% of Bangor residents speak only English, while 4.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.70% of the population.

Bangor Poverty

Bangor Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,90872414.75%
Multiple1401510.71%

14.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.85%

Male Poverty Rate

16.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bangor

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bangor is White, with 14.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bangor is Multiple, with 10.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.51%.

Name Poverty
Some College14.02%
Less Than High School13.50%
Bachelors or Greater13.20%
High School10.53%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed19.32%
Female Employed15.91%
Male Unemployed10.11%
Male Employed7.00%

Bangor Income

Bangor Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,717$59,599
Families$50,366$72,882
Married Families$73,900-
Non Families$18,080$28,547

Bangor Marital Status

Bangor Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Bangor Married by Age and Sex

Bangor 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 55-64.

Bangor Marital Status by Race

Bangor Veterans

245

Number of Veterans

245

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam128
First Gulf War34
Korea29
Second Gulf War23
World War II13

$Bangor Veterans by Education

5.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bangor Employment Status

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

10.7%

Unemployment Rate

Bangor 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

67.60%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.80%

Native Born

2.20%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.80% of Bangor residents were born in the United States, with 67.60% 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
20205,269160.30%
20195,253160.31%
20185,237180.34%
20175,219160.31%
20165,20330.06%
20155,200-24-0.46%
20145,224-1-0.02%
20135,225-14-0.27%
20125,239-3-0.06%
20115,242-16-0.30%
20105,258-61-0.12%
20005,319-64-0.12%
19905,3833770.73%
19805,006-419-0.80%
19705,425-341-0.61%
19605,766-284-0.48%
19506,0503630.62%
19405,687-137-0.24%
19305,8244220.76%
19205,402330.06%
19105,3691,2632.72%
19004,1061,5975.05%
18902,5090.00%