Beaver, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,213

Beaver is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,213, it is the 234th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5249th largest city in the United States. Beaver is currently declining at a rate of -1.01% annually and its population has decreased by -7.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,531 in 2010. Beaver reached it's highest population of 6,360 in 1950. Spanning over 1 miles, Beaver has a population density of 4,600 people per square mile.

The average household income in Beaver is $79,587 with a poverty rate of 8.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $725 per month, and the median house value is $187,700. The median age in Beaver is 47.3 years, 42.8 years for males, and 49.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.2 males.

Beaver Demographics

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

  • White: 96.15%
  • Black or African American: 1.74%
  • Two or more races: 1.19%
  • Native American: 0.62%
  • Other race: 0.30%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Beaver, Pennsylvania is 4,213, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,299.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,531.

Beaver, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,20096.15%
Black or African American761.74%
Two or More Races521.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native270.62%
Some Other Race130.30%

Beaver Population Pyramid 2020

Beaver Median Age

47.3


Total

42.8


Male

49.4


Female

Beaver Adults

There are 3,565 adults, (1,014 of whom are seniors) in Beaver.

Beaver Age Dependency

71.2

Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Beaver Sex Ratio

Female

2,333

53.41%

Male

2,035

46.59%

Beaver Households and Families

Beaver Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Beaver Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married90.7%9.3%
All67.8%32.2%
Female64.9%35.1%
Non Family44.6%55.4%

67.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0222.1667.8
Married9553.0390.7
Non Family9431.1544.6
Female1143.1464.9
Male102.1100

2.99

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Beaver Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade451.37%
9th to 12th Grade591.80%
High School Graduate79024.07%
Some College58517.82%
Associates Degree3109.45%
Bachelors Degree91928.00%
Graduate Degree57417.49%

Beaver Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,1913,0931,471
Black4842
Hispanic272715
Multiple Races16167
Other Race66
Native American66

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 hispanic people with a rate of 55.56%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,244$45,577$34,563
Less Than High School$25,000$25,909$
High School Grad$33,065$35,395$32,083
Some College$33,036$32,000$33,813
Bachelors Degree$49,861$54,750$40,735
Graduate Degree$62,944$64,500$52,159

$40,244

Average Earnings

$45,577

Average Male

$34,563

Average Female

Beaver Language

Beaver Language by Age

Beaver Language

97.84% of Beaver residents speak only English, while 2.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.32% of the population.

Beaver Poverty

Beaver Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,1793157.54%
Black652843.08%
Hispanic542750.00%
Native2727100.00%
Multiple52917.31%

8.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.91%

Male Poverty Rate

9.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Beaver

The race most likely to be in poverty in Beaver is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Beaver is White, with 7.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.83%.

Name Poverty
High School19.62%
Less Than High School15.38%
Some College5.70%
Bachelors or Greater3.75%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed52.50%
Female Unemployed30.23%
Male Employed2.21%
Female Employed1.79%

Beaver Income

Beaver Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,239$79,587
Families$86,891$108,258
Married Families$96,518-
Non Families$34,263$45,391

Beaver Marital Status

Beaver Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Beaver Married by Age and Sex

Beaver 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 35-44.

Beaver Marital Status by Race

Beaver Veterans

280

Number of Veterans

264

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea62
Vietnam54
World War II39
Second Gulf War20
First Gulf War17
Age Group Veterans
75+151
65 to 7458
55 to 6436
35 to 5429
18 to 346
Name Veterans % of Total
White2727.90%
Black816.67%

$Beaver Veterans by Education

3.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Beaver Employment Status

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

61%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Beaver 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

79.78%

Born in Pennsylvania

99.22%

Native Born

0.78%

Foreign Born

0.39%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.22% of Beaver residents were born in the United States, with 79.78% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.39% 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
20204,213-43-1.01%
20194,256-43-1.00%
20184,299-32-0.74%
20174,331-43-0.98%
20164,374-39-0.88%
20154,413-25-0.56%
20144,438-24-0.54%
20134,462-20-0.45%
20124,482-17-0.38%
20114,499-28-0.62%
20104,527-248-0.53%
20004,775-253-0.51%
19905,028-413-0.79%
19805,441-659-1.14%
19706,100-60-0.10%
19606,160-200-0.32%
19506,3607191.21%
19405,641-24-0.04%
19305,6651,5303.20%
19204,1356791.81%
19103,4560.00%