Chalfont, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,522

Chalfont is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,522, it is the 217th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5042nd largest city in the United States. Chalfont is currently growing at a rate of 3.67% annually and its population has increased by 12.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,009 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Chalfont has a population density of 2,794 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chalfont is $118,458 with a poverty rate of 3.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,224 per month, and the median house value is $325,800. The median age in Chalfont is 41.1 years, 41.9 years for males, and 39.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.5 males.

Chalfont Demographics

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

  • White: 90.28%
  • Asian: 7.32%
  • Black or African American: 0.99%
  • Two or more races: 0.97%
  • Other race: 0.44%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Chalfont, Pennsylvania is 4,522, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,202.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,009.

Chalfont, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,72490.28%
Asian3027.32%
Black or African American410.99%
Two or More Races400.97%
Some Other Race180.44%

Chalfont Population Pyramid 2020

Chalfont Median Age

41.1


Total

41.9


Male

39.2


Female

Chalfont Adults

There are 3,220 adults, (526 of whom are seniors) in Chalfont.

Chalfont Age Dependency

53.1

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Chalfont Sex Ratio

Female

2,132

51.68%

Male

1,993

48.32%

Chalfont Households and Families

Chalfont Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chalfont Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.7%12.3%
All82.3%17.7%
Female77.6%22.4%
Non Family71.8%28.2%

82.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6122.5482.3
Married8943.1687.7
Non Family5351.2771.8
Female1072.6777.6
Male764100

3.1

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

9.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chalfont Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade351.18%
9th to 12th Grade852.86%
High School Graduate65321.95%
Some College48516.30%
Associates Degree2076.96%
Bachelors Degree1,08936.61%
Graduate Degree42114.15%

Chalfont Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6992,6151,366
Asian15114283
Hispanic766635
Black361913
Other Race181818
Multiple Races131313

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$59,896$75,476$46,211
Less Than High School$25,556$37,625$
High School Grad$40,714$67,917$37,733
Some College$48,519$63,958$31,860
Bachelors Degree$67,837$81,250$58,500
Graduate Degree$91,071$89,375$91,964

$59,896

Average Earnings

$75,476

Average Male

$46,211

Average Female

Chalfont Language

Chalfont Language by Age

Chalfont Language

88.91% of Chalfont residents speak only English, while 11.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.06% of the population.

Chalfont Poverty

Chalfont Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,6321022.81%
Black362261.11%

3.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.17%

Male Poverty Rate

2.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chalfont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chalfont is Black, with 61.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chalfont is White, with 2.81% 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 4.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.33%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.67%
High School7.96%
Bachelors or Greater2.25%
Some College0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed1.38%
Male Employed1.04%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Chalfont Income

Chalfont Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$103,162$118,458
Families$125,507$134,385
Married Families$127,162-
Non Families$69,561$79,518

Chalfont Marital Status

Chalfont Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Chalfont Married by Age and Sex

Chalfont Marriage

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

Chalfont Marital Status by Race

Chalfont Veterans

224

Number of Veterans

224

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam84
First Gulf War52
Second Gulf War22
Korea16
World War II

$Chalfont Veterans by Education

16.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chalfont Employment Status

77.8%

Labor Force Participation

75%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Chalfont 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

73.99%

Born in Pennsylvania

90.47%

Native Born

9.53%

Foreign Born

4.99%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.47% of Chalfont residents were born in the United States, with 73.99% having been born in Pennsylvania. 4.99% 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
20204,5221603.67%
20194,3621603.81%
20184,202-4-0.10%
20174,2061603.95%
20164,046-14-0.34%
20154,060-14-0.34%
20144,074160.39%
20134,05870.17%
20124,051110.27%
20114,040190.47%
20104,0211210.31%
20003,9008312.43%
19903,0692670.91%
19802,8020.00%