Caernarvon, Pennsylvania Population 2024

4,341

Caernarvon is a city located in Berks County, Chester County, and Lancaster County Pennsylvania. Caernarvon has a 2024 population of 4,341. Caernarvon is currently growing at a rate of 0.58% annually and its population has increased by 2.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,238 in 2020.

The average household income in Caernarvon is $124,498 with a poverty rate of 4.23%. The median age in Caernarvon is 41.4 years: 42.1 years for males, and 41.2 years for females.

Caernarvon Demographics

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

  • White: 95.23%
  • Asian: 2.47%
  • Two or more races: 1.64%
  • Black or African American: 0.66%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
8.9 sq mi
Density (mi²)
489.70/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
2.43% (103)
The current population of Caernarvon, Pennsylvania is 4,341 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,238.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White4,05395.23%
Asian1052.47%
Two or more races701.64%
Black or African American280.66%
Native American00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Asian

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Caernarvon Population by Race

Caernarvon Population Pyramid 2024

Caernarvon Median Age

41.4

Total

42.1

Male

41.2

Female

Caernarvon Adults

There are 3,078 adults, (603 of whom are seniors) in Caernarvon.

Caernarvon Age Dependency

72

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Caernarvon Sex Ratio

Female2,02047.46%
Male2,23652.54%

Caernarvon Population by Age

Caernarvon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,4412.9586.313.7
Married9223.4693.16.9
Non Family3711.3173.626.4
Female854.3658.841.2
Male633.291000

3.47

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

86.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Caernarvon Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade1485.37%
Associates Degree33712.22%
Bachelors Degree74727.08%
Graduate Degree30310.99%
High School Graduate70425.53%
Less Than 9th Grade90.33%
Some College51018.49%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Caernarvon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Caernarvon Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White2,5252,383889
Hispanic129129102
Asian816649
2+ Races171710
Black13130

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 79.07%.

Caernarvon Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$80,000$100,797$43,880
Graduate Degree$106,319$117,273$90,625
High School Graduate$45,848$49,333$39,886
Less Than 9th Grade$71,513$71,513$0
Overall$66,000$72,295$46,071
Some College$63,413$71,364$46,607

$66,000

Average Earnings

$72,295

Average Male

$46,071

Average Female

Caernarvon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Caernarvon Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Caernarvon Language

90.8% of Caernarvon residents speak only English, while 9.2% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.56% of the population.

Caernarvon Language

Caernarvon Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White3,8221644.29%
Asian1051615.24%

4.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.18%

Male Poverty Rate

5.4%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Caernarvon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Caernarvon is Asian, with 15.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Caernarvon is White, with 4.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.1%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.3%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.97%.

Caernarvon Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School5.82%
Less Than 9th Grade5.73%
Some College2.13%
Bachelors or Greater1.62%

Caernarvon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Employed2.93%
Male Employed2.37%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Caernarvon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Caernarvon Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$115,633$137,713
Households$105,521$124,498
Married Families$116,835$-999,999,999
Non Families$69,650$78,053

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Caernarvon Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

59.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

59.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Caernarvon Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Caernarvon 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.

Caernarvon Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Caernarvon Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

213

Number of Veterans

166

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam97
Second Gulf War44
First Gulf War37
Korea0
World War II0

Caernarvon Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 7485
35 to 5465
55 to 6430
75+20
18 to 3413

Caernarvon Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White2137.19%

Caernarvon Veterans by Race

Caernarvon Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

3.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Caernarvon Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

72.7%

Labor Force Participation

70.7%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Caernarvon Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Caernarvon Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Caernarvon Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

73.24%

Born in Caernarvon

97.53%

Native Born

2.47%

Foreign Born

0.87%

Non Citizen

1.6%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.53% of Caernarvon residents were born in the United States, with 73.24% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Caernarvon Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20294,466250.56%
20284,441250.57%
20274,416250.57%
20264,391250.57%
20254,366250.58%
20244,341250.58%
20234,316250.58%
20224,291250.59%
20214,266280.66%
20204,238581.39%
20194,180180.43%
20184,162240.58%
20174,138340.83%
20164,104160.39%
20154,088310.76%
20144,057-1-0.02%
20134,05840.1%
20124,05470.17%
20114,04710.02%
20104,04600%

Caernarvon Population by Year