Carnegie, Pennsylvania Population 2020

7,744

Carnegie is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 7,744, it is the 108th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 3702nd largest city in the United States. Carnegie is currently declining at a rate of -0.64% annually and its population has decreased by -2.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,972 in 2010. Carnegie reached it's highest population of 12,663 in 1940. Spanning over 2 miles, Carnegie has a population density of 4,786 people per square mile.

The average household income in Carnegie is $62,800 with a poverty rate of 16.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $758 per month, and the median house value is $114,500. The median age in Carnegie is 38.1 years, 36.1 years for males, and 44 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.7 males.

Carnegie Demographics

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

  • White: 83.57%
  • Black or African American: 11.32%
  • Two or more races: 3.81%
  • Asian: 0.91%
  • Other race: 0.22%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Carnegie, Pennsylvania is 7,744, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,844.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,972.

Carnegie, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,60683.57%
Black or African American89511.32%
Two or More Races3013.81%
Asian720.91%
Some Other Race170.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.18%

Carnegie Population Pyramid 2020

Carnegie Median Age

38.1


Total

36.1


Male

44


Female

Carnegie Adults

There are 6,570 adults, (1,328 of whom are seniors) in Carnegie.

Carnegie Age Dependency

50.8

Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Carnegie Sex Ratio

Female

4,103

51.90%

Male

3,802

48.10%

Carnegie Households and Families

Carnegie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carnegie Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
Male57.7%42.3%
All54.5%45.5%
Female40.9%59.1%
Non Family40.3%59.7%

54.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,8912.0254.5
Non Family1,9431.2240.3
Married1,1512.6885.6
Female6413.0540.9
Male1563.0457.7

2.7

Average Family Size

2.02

Average Household Size

8.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carnegie Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade801.31%
9th to 12th Grade2824.63%
High School Graduate1,86830.68%
Some College1,12018.40%
Associates Degree66910.99%
Bachelors Degree1,48424.38%
Graduate Degree5859.61%

Carnegie Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,3515,0441,785
Black473435105
Multiple Races12310684
Hispanic979739
Asian727264
Native American1414
Other Race77

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 88.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,673$41,719$33,563
Less Than High School$26,618$26,765$
High School Grad$23,510$26,736$20,585
Some College$37,083$41,432$33,878
Bachelors Degree$45,413$50,208$40,000
Graduate Degree$65,139$75,833$57,955

$35,673

Average Earnings

$41,719

Average Male

$33,563

Average Female

Carnegie Language

Carnegie Language by Age

Carnegie Language

94.54% of Carnegie residents speak only English, while 5.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.21% of the population.

Carnegie Poverty

Carnegie Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,51283212.78%
Black89542046.93%
Hispanic1403525.00%
Multiple301258.31%
Asian72811.11%
Other1715.88%

16.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.81%

Male Poverty Rate

14.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carnegie

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carnegie is Black, with 46.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carnegie is Other, with 5.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.80%.

Name Poverty
High School16.97%
Less Than High School15.19%
Some College14.59%
Bachelors or Greater9.81%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed71.60%
Male Unemployed26.53%
Female Employed7.06%
Male Employed6.08%

Carnegie Income

Carnegie Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,798$62,800
Families$63,778$77,797
Married Families$87,869-
Non Families$29,455$45,665

Carnegie Marital Status

Carnegie Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.3%

Male Marriage Rate

34.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Carnegie Married by Age and Sex

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

Carnegie Veterans

345

Number of Veterans

306

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam97
Second Gulf War76
Korea55
First Gulf War52
World War II9

$Carnegie Veterans by Education

6.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carnegie Employment Status

66.3%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Carnegie 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

79.32%

Born in Pennsylvania

95.08%

Native Born

4.92%

Foreign Born

1.83%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.08% of Carnegie residents were born in the United States, with 79.32% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.83% 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
20207,744-50-0.64%
20197,794-50-0.64%
20187,844-42-0.53%
20177,886-50-0.63%
20167,936-3-0.04%
20157,9390.00%
20147,939-28-0.35%
20137,967-9-0.11%
20127,976-3-0.04%
20117,97950.06%
20107,974-415-0.51%
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%