Blakely, Pennsylvania Population 2020

6,162

Blakely is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 6,162, it is the 142nd largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4231st largest city in the United States. Blakely is currently declining at a rate of -0.63% annually and its population has decreased by -6.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,564 in 2010. Blakely reached it's highest population of 8,260 in 1930. Spanning over 4 miles, Blakely has a population density of 1,616 people per square mile.

The average household income in Blakely is $62,208 with a poverty rate of 11.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $850 per month, and the median house value is $165,500. The median age in Blakely is 52.3 years, 48.7 years for males, and 53.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.6 males.

Blakely Demographics

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

  • White: 97.85%
  • Two or more races: 1.35%
  • Asian: 0.81%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Blakely, Pennsylvania is 6,162, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,240.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,564.

Blakely, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,18097.85%
Two or More Races851.35%
Asian510.81%

Blakely Population Pyramid 2020

Blakely Median Age

52.3


Total

48.7


Male

53.3


Female

Blakely Adults

There are 5,441 adults, (1,796 of whom are seniors) in Blakely.

Blakely Age Dependency

73.3

Age Dependency Ratio

49.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24

Child Dependency Ratio

Blakely Sex Ratio

Female

3,279

51.92%

Male

3,037

48.08%

Blakely Households and Families

Blakely Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Blakely Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male88.2%11.8%
Married88.1%11.9%
Female85%15%
All68.6%31.4%
Non Family41.2%58.8%

68.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8912.0968.6
Married1,3162.6488.1
Non Family1,1881.2341.2
Female2263.1485
Male1612.4688.2

2.64

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Blakely Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1132.27%
9th to 12th Grade2004.01%
High School Graduate1,78035.72%
Some College66313.31%
Associates Degree58511.74%
Bachelors Degree1,00420.15%
Graduate Degree63812.80%

Blakely Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,8924,5791,609
Asian5151
Hispanic404033

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 82.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,410$44,351$25,346
Less Than High School$21,016$$21,250
High School Grad$24,186$43,897$19,969
Some College$26,996$34,861$25,319
Bachelors Degree$47,887$50,341$46,797
Graduate Degree$49,549$80,804$47,847

$34,410

Average Earnings

$44,351

Average Male

$25,346

Average Female

Blakely Language

Blakely Language by Age

Blakely Language

94.10% of Blakely residents speak only English, while 5.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.13% of the population.

Blakely Poverty

Blakely Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,8685299.01%
Multiple8585100.00%
Asian5151100.00%

11.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.75%

Male Poverty Rate

10.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blakely

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blakely is White, with 9.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.66%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.36%
High School9.92%
Some College8.41%
Bachelors or Greater7.22%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.46%
Male Unemployed21.88%
Male Employed12.62%
Female Employed10.73%

Blakely Income

Blakely Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,762$62,208
Families$71,139$81,011
Married Families$72,013-
Non Families$25,423$34,230

Blakely Marital Status

Blakely Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Blakely Married by Age and Sex

Blakely 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 45-54.

Blakely Marital Status by Race

Blakely Veterans

545

Number of Veterans

545

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam193
World War II90
First Gulf War53
Second Gulf War53
Korea14

$Blakely Veterans by Education

2.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blakely Employment Status

61%

Labor Force Participation

58.6%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Blakely 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

88.35%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.07%

Native Born

2.93%

Foreign Born

1.69%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.07% of Blakely residents were born in the United States, with 88.35% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.69% 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
20206,162-39-0.63%
20196,201-39-0.62%
20186,240-9-0.14%
20176,249-39-0.62%
20166,288-53-0.84%
20156,341-140-2.16%
20146,481-32-0.49%
20136,513-18-0.28%
20126,531-23-0.35%
20116,554-7-0.11%
20106,561-466-0.68%
20007,027-195-0.27%
19907,222-216-0.29%
19807,4381,0471.53%
19706,391170.03%
19606,374-454-0.69%
19506,828-1,278-1.70%
19408,106-154-0.19%
19308,2601,6962.32%
19206,5641,2192.08%
19105,3451,4303.16%
19003,9150.00%