Chalfont, Pennsylvania Population 2021

4,407
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Chalfont is a city located in Bucks County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,407, it is the 221st largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5132nd largest city in the United States . Chalfont is currently growing at a rate of 1.59% annually and its population has increased by 9.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,009 in 2010. Chalfont reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Chalfont has a population density of 2,723 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chalfont is $119,823 with a poverty rate of 2.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,302 per month, and the median house value is $322,900. The median age in Chalfont is 42.6 years, 42.9 years for males, and 42.2 years for females.

Chalfont Demographics

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

  • White: 89.98%
  • Asian: 7.51%
  • Two or more races: 1.06%
  • Black or African American: 0.97%
  • Other race: 0.48%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Chalfont, Pennsylvania is 4,407 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,269.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,009.

Chalfont, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,72889.98%
Asian3117.51%
Two or More Races441.06%
Black or African American400.97%
Some Other Race200.48%
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Chalfont Population by Race

Chalfont Population Pyramid $2021

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Chalfont Median Age

42.6


Total

42.9


Male

42.2


Female

Chalfont Adults

There are 3,234 adults, (593 of whom are seniors) in Chalfont.

Chalfont Age Dependency

56.9

Age Dependency Ratio

22.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Chalfont Sex Ratio

Female

2,146

51.80%

Male

1,997

48.20%

Chalfont Population by Age

Chalfont Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Chalfont Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family77.5%22.5%
Female79.3%20.7%
All86.2%13.8%
Married92.5%7.5%
Male100%0%

86.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chalfont Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7052.4286.2
Married8483.1792.5
Non Family6361.1977.5
Female1402.5879.3
Male813.9100

3.08

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Chalfont Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade290.97%
9th to 12th Grade1304.34%
High School Graduate67522.55%
Some College42514.20%
Associates Degree2096.98%
Bachelors Degree1,04734.97%
Graduate Degree47916.00%
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Chalfont Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chalfont Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,7212,5931,356
Asian15914891
Hispanic645446
Black352518
Other Race202020
2+ Races151515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Chalfont Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$64,282$82,281$53,583
Less Than 9th Grade$25,694$38,625$
High School Graduate$41,827$71,389$40,821
Some College$45,625$85,125$31,599
Bachelors Degree$69,706$89,625$57,788
Graduate Degree$97,132$120,526$95,368

$64,282

Average Earnings

$82,281

Average Male

$53,583

Average Female

Chalfont Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chalfont Language by Age

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Chalfont Language

89.05% of Chalfont residents speak only English, while 10.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.37% of the population.

Chalfont Language

Chalfont Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,6771052.86%
Black351851.43%

2.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.82%

Male Poverty Rate

2.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chalfont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chalfont is Black, with 51.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chalfont is White, with 2.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.12%.

Chalfont Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.13%
High School8.15%
Bachelors or Greater2.36%
Some College0.00%

Chalfont Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.79%
Female Employed0.72%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Chalfont Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chalfont Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$99,867$119,823
Families$129,830$141,407
Married Families$133,929-
Non Families$67,969$77,508
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Income by Household Type

Chalfont Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Chalfont Married by Age and Sex

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Chalfont 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 55-64.

Chalfont Marital Status by Race

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Chalfont Marital Status

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264

Number of Veterans

254

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War88
Vietnam39
Korea25
Second Gulf War25
World War II

Chalfont Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+104
35 to 5489
55 to 6440
65 to 7431
18 to 34

Chalfont Veterans by Age

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Chalfont Veterans by Race

Chalfont Veterans by Education

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18.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chalfont Veterans by Education

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77.2%

Labor Force Participation

75%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Chalfont Employment by Age

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Chalfont Employment by Race

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Chalfont 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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72.41%

Born in Chalfont

90.47%

Native Born

9.53%

Foreign Born

5.00%

Non Citizen

4.54%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.47% of Chalfont residents were born in the United States, with 72.41% having been born in Pennsylvania. 5.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Chalfont Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,407691.59%
20204,338691.62%
20194,269691.64%
20184,200-8-0.19%
20174,2081593.93%
20164,049-10-0.25%
20154,059-14-0.34%
20144,073150.37%
20134,05850.12%
20124,053130.32%
20114,040190.47%
20104,0211210.31%
20003,9008312.43%
19903,0692670.91%
19802,8020.00%

Chalfont Population by Year