Bethel Park, Pennsylvania Population 2021

32,141
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Bethel Park is a city located in Allegheny County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 32,141, it is the 16th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 1221st largest city in the United States . Bethel Park is currently declining at a rate of -0.32% annually and its population has decreased by -0.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 32,313 in 2010. Bethel Park reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 12 miles, Bethel Park has a population density of 2,754 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bethel Park is $97,737 with a poverty rate of 4.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,015 per month, and the median house value is $188,600. The median age in Bethel Park is 46.6 years, 44.5 years for males, and 48.5 years for females.

Bethel Park Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bethel Parkwas:

  • White: 92.49%
  • Two or more races: 2.80%
  • Black or African American: 2.17%
  • Asian: 2.17%
  • Other race: 0.33%
  • Native American: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bethel Park, Pennsylvania is 32,141 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 32,345.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 32,313.

Bethel Park, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White29,75992.49%
Two or More Races9012.80%
Asian6972.17%
Black or African American6972.17%
Some Other Race1050.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native180.06%
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Bethel Park Population by Race

Bethel Park Population Pyramid $2021

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Bethel Park Median Age

46.6


Total

44.5


Male

48.5


Female

Bethel Park Adults

There are 25,992 adults, (7,499 of whom are seniors) in Bethel Park.

Bethel Park Age Dependency

74

Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bethel Park Sex Ratio

Female

16,646

51.73%

Male

15,531

48.27%

Bethel Park Population by Age

Bethel Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bethel Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male45.7%54.3%
Non Family64.6%35.4%
Female67.8%32.2%
All79.9%20.1%
Married91.5%8.5%

79.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bethel Park Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,6632.3379.9
Married7,8482.991.5
Non Family4,2651.1164.6
Female1,2152.7567.8
Male3353.2245.7

2.85

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Bethel Park Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2751.13%
9th to 12th Grade6692.75%
High School Graduate5,66623.33%
Some College4,00316.48%
Associates Degree2,3829.81%
Bachelors Degree7,17129.53%
Graduate Degree4,11816.96%
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Bethel Park Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bethel Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White22,68221,89110,571
Asian557523412
Black479430110
Hispanic362310124
2+ Races23721974
Other Race1057552

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.51%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 73.97%.

Bethel Park Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,121$64,930$41,625
Less Than 9th Grade$24,821$27,167$18,650
High School Graduate$39,083$50,676$29,888
Some College$42,413$52,060$35,317
Bachelors Degree$56,144$72,433$44,867
Graduate Degree$83,846$100,690$65,306

$52,121

Average Earnings

$64,930

Average Male

$41,625

Average Female

Bethel Park Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bethel Park Language by Age

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Bethel Park Language

93.65% of Bethel Park residents speak only English, while 6.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.10% of the population.

Bethel Park Language

Bethel Park Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,2491,3774.71%
Black673355.20%
Multiple901343.77%
Hispanic456337.24%
Asian697152.15%

4.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.49%

Male Poverty Rate

5.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bethel Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bethel Park is Hispanic, with 7.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bethel Park is Asian, with 2.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.20%.

Bethel Park Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.42%
Some College5.93%
High School5.56%
Bachelors or Greater2.28%

Bethel Park Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed26.54%
Male Unemployed6.63%
Female Employed2.76%
Male Employed1.60%

Bethel Park Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bethel Park Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$79,894$97,737
Families$98,140$116,708
Married Families$106,011-
Non Families$39,315$52,751
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Income by Household Type

Bethel Park Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.4%

Male Marriage Rate

57.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Bethel Park Married by Age and Sex

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Bethel Park Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bethel Park Marital Status by Race

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Bethel Park Marital Status

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2,308

Number of Veterans

2,035

Male Veterans

273

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam767
First Gulf War380
Korea365
World War II136
Second Gulf War132

Bethel Park Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+880
65 to 74668
35 to 54556
55 to 64173
18 to 3431

Bethel Park Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,1958.95%
Black8717.13%
Hispanic7518.66%
2+ Races269.39%

Bethel Park Veterans by Race

Bethel Park Veterans by Education

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5.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bethel Park Veterans by Education

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64.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.6%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Bethel Park Employment by Age

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Bethel Park Employment by Race

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Bethel Park 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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80.21%

Born in Bethel Park

95.04%

Native Born

4.96%

Foreign Born

1.79%

Non Citizen

3.17%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.04% of Bethel Park residents were born in the United States, with 80.21% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Bethel Park Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202132,141-102-0.32%
202032,243-102-0.32%
201932,345-102-0.31%
201832,4471330.41%
201732,3145081.60%
201631,806-170-0.53%
201531,976-238-0.74%
201432,214-112-0.35%
201332,326-21-0.06%
201232,34750.02%
201132,342400.12%
201032,302-1,254-0.38%
200033,556-267-0.08%
199033,823-932-0.27%
198034,755-3-0.00%
197034,75811,1083.93%
196023,6500.00%

Bethel Park Population by Year