Boyertown, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,094

Boyertown is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,094, it is the 241st largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5331st largest city in the United States. Boyertown is currently growing at a rate of 0.22% annually and its population has increased by 0.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,055 in 2010. Boyertown reached it's highest population of 4,428 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, Boyertown has a population density of 5,294 people per square mile.

The average household income in Boyertown is $57,169 with a poverty rate of 12.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $850 per month, and the median house value is $156,400. The median age in Boyertown is 44.5 years, 43.1 years for males, and 47.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.6 males.

Boyertown Demographics

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

  • White: 89.65%
  • Black or African American: 8.26%
  • Two or more races: 1.16%
  • Asian: 0.91%
  • Other race: 0.02%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Boyertown, Pennsylvania is 4,094, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,076.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,055.

Boyertown, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,63889.65%
Black or African American3358.26%
Two or More Races471.16%
Asian370.91%
Some Other Race10.02%

Boyertown Population Pyramid 2020

Boyertown Median Age

44.5


Total

43.1


Male

47.8


Female

Boyertown Adults

There are 3,161 adults, (916 of whom are seniors) in Boyertown.

Boyertown Age Dependency

80.8

Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Boyertown Sex Ratio

Female

2,163

53.30%

Male

1,895

46.70%

Boyertown Households and Families

Boyertown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Boyertown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.9%19.1%
All46.4%53.6%
Male38.6%61.4%
Female34.8%65.2%
Non Family24.2%75.8%

46.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8842.1546.4
Non Family9521.124.2
Married6902.9480.9
Female1984.2234.8
Male443.2738.6

3.11

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Boyertown Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade501.72%
9th to 12th Grade2618.97%
High School Graduate1,45950.14%
Some College50417.32%
Associates Degree1264.33%
Bachelors Degree37112.75%
Graduate Degree1394.78%

Boyertown Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,7822,482510
Black5757
Asian3737
Multiple Races2222
Hispanic121
Other Race11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,871$41,875$27,521
Less Than High School$14,167$$13,882
High School Grad$34,231$41,250$24,875
Some College$34,531$43,750$30,461
Bachelors Degree$36,591$46,364$32,262
Graduate Degree$$$

$34,871

Average Earnings

$41,875

Average Male

$27,521

Average Female

Boyertown Language

Boyertown Language by Age

Boyertown Language

96.53% of Boyertown residents speak only English, while 3.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.00% of the population.

Boyertown Poverty

Boyertown Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black33530490.75%
White3,6272105.79%
Hispanic1212100.00%
Multiple4712.13%
Other11100.00%

12.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.25%

Male Poverty Rate

11.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boyertown

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boyertown is Multiple, with 2.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.55%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.33%
High School7.27%
Some College6.67%
Bachelors or Greater0.39%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed59.70%
Female Employed7.05%
Male Employed2.49%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Boyertown Income

Boyertown Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,000$57,169
Families$70,647$75,024
Married Families$75,676-
Non Families$28,532$36,576

Boyertown Marital Status

Boyertown Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

40.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Boyertown Married by Age and Sex

Boyertown 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.

Boyertown Marital Status by Race

Boyertown Veterans

253

Number of Veterans

246

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam101
Korea56
World War II55
Second Gulf War9
First Gulf War

$Boyertown Veterans by Education

2.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boyertown Employment Status

63.2%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Boyertown 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

86.96%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.28%

Native Born

1.72%

Foreign Born

0.15%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.28% of Boyertown residents were born in the United States, with 86.96% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,09490.22%
20194,08590.22%
20184,076160.39%
20174,06090.22%
20164,051-3-0.07%
20154,054-3-0.07%
20144,057-6-0.15%
20134,0630.00%
20124,0630.00%
20114,063-2-0.05%
20104,0651250.31%
20003,9401810.47%
19903,759-220-0.57%
19803,979-449-1.06%
19704,4283610.85%
19604,067-7-0.02%
19504,074910.23%
19403,983400.10%
19303,9437542.15%
19203,1890.00%