Carnegie, Pennsylvania Population 2021

7,730
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Carnegie is a city located in Allegheny County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 7,730, it is the 107th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 3716th largest city in the United States . Carnegie is currently declining at a rate of -0.49% annually and its population has decreased by -3.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,972 in 2010. Carnegie reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Carnegie has a population density of 4,778 people per square mile.

The average household income in Carnegie is $64,201 with a poverty rate of 15.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $758 per month, and the median house value is $123,700. The median age in Carnegie is 37.7 years, 37.1 years for males, and 41.7 years for females.

Carnegie Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Carnegiewas:

  • White: 84.41%
  • Black or African American: 10.53%
  • Two or more races: 2.69%
  • Asian: 1.76%
  • Other race: 0.41%
  • Native American: 0.20%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Carnegie, Pennsylvania is 7,730 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,806.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,972.

Carnegie, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,65484.41%
Black or African American83010.53%
Two or More Races2122.69%
Asian1391.76%
Some Other Race320.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native160.20%
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Carnegie Population by Race

Carnegie Population Pyramid $2021

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Carnegie Median Age

37.7


Total

37.1


Male

41.7


Female

Carnegie Adults

There are 6,577 adults, (1,333 of whom are seniors) in Carnegie.

Carnegie Age Dependency

50.3

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Carnegie Sex Ratio

Female

3,996

50.69%

Male

3,887

49.31%

Carnegie Population by Age

Carnegie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Carnegie Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male36.4%63.6%
Female38.8%61.2%
Non Family45.6%54.4%
All55.6%44.4%
Married82.4%17.6%

55.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carnegie Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9461.9955.6
Non Family2,0011.2145.6
Married1,2192.6682.4
Female5723.138.8
Male1542.6436.4

2.67

Average Family Size

1.99

Average Household Size

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Carnegie Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade981.60%
9th to 12th Grade2383.89%
High School Graduate1,81929.75%
Some College1,17419.20%
Associates Degree73311.99%
Bachelors Degree1,53725.14%
Graduate Degree5158.42%
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Carnegie Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Carnegie Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,3575,0941,753
Black44240189
2+ Races1179973
Asian116116101
Hispanic1109645
Native American1616
Other Race99

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 asian people with a rate of 87.07%.

Carnegie Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,809$41,618$33,318
Less Than 9th Grade$26,571$26,571$26,250
High School Graduate$23,806$22,917$23,944
Some College$36,146$40,797$33,347
Bachelors Degree$48,393$61,528$43,646
Graduate Degree$74,338$80,865$69,318

$36,809

Average Earnings

$41,618

Average Male

$33,318

Average Female

Carnegie Earnings by Educational Attainment

Carnegie Language by Age

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Carnegie Language

94.06% of Carnegie residents speak only English, while 5.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.15% of the population.

Carnegie Language

Carnegie Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,56073611.22%
Black83040448.67%
Hispanic1474530.61%
Multiple2122813.21%
Asian13985.76%
Other3213.13%

15.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.01%

Male Poverty Rate

13.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carnegie

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carnegie is Black, with 48.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carnegie is Other, with 3.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.40%.

Carnegie Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.75%
Some College15.31%
High School11.38%
Bachelors or Greater6.09%

Carnegie Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed69.89%
Male Unemployed33.99%
Female Employed6.37%
Male Employed5.96%

Carnegie Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Carnegie Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,612$64,201
Families$69,901$77,243
Married Families$93,054-
Non Families$38,125$49,608
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Income by Household Type

Carnegie Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.0%

Male Marriage Rate

35.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Carnegie Married by Age and Sex

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Carnegie Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Carnegie Marital Status by Race

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Carnegie Marital Status

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409

Number of Veterans

352

Male Veterans

57

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam124
Second Gulf War87
Korea74
First Gulf War64
World War II10

Carnegie Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+129
65 to 74106
18 to 3478
55 to 6464
35 to 5432

Carnegie Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3916.82%
Black101.89%
2+ Races85.26%

Carnegie Veterans by Race

Carnegie Veterans by Education

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5.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carnegie Veterans by Education

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69.2%

Labor Force Participation

65.6%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Carnegie Employment by Age

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Carnegie Employment by Race

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Carnegie 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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77.45%

Born in Carnegie

94.48%

Native Born

5.52%

Foreign Born

2.58%

Non Citizen

2.94%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.48% of Carnegie residents were born in the United States, with 77.45% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Carnegie Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217,730-38-0.49%
20207,768-38-0.49%
20197,806-38-0.48%
20187,844-46-0.58%
20177,890-54-0.68%
20167,944-3-0.04%
20157,947-1-0.01%
20147,948-28-0.35%
20137,976-9-0.11%
20127,985-4-0.05%
20117,98960.08%
20107,983-406-0.49%
20008,389-889-1.00%
19909,278-821-0.84%
198010,099-765-0.73%
197010,864-1,023-0.90%
196011,887-218-0.18%
195012,105-558-0.45%
194012,6631660.13%
193012,4979810.82%
192011,5161,5071.41%
191010,0092,6793.16%
19007,3300.00%

Carnegie Population by Year