Charleroi, Pennsylvania Population 2020

3,908

Charleroi is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,908, it is the 254th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5470th largest city in the United States. Charleroi is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -5.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,120 in 2010. Charleroi reached it's highest population of 11,516 in 1920. Spanning over 1 miles, Charleroi has a population density of 5,128 people per square mile.

The average household income in Charleroi is $42,739 with a poverty rate of 21.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $686 per month, and the median house value is $41,500. The median age in Charleroi is 40.2 years, 35 years for males, and 43 years for females. For every 100 females there are 111.9 males.

Charleroi Demographics

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

  • White: 89.13%
  • Two or more races: 5.43%
  • Black or African American: 4.20%
  • Asian: 1.01%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Charleroi, Pennsylvania is 3,908, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,940.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,120.

Charleroi, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,54489.13%
Two or More Races2165.43%
Black or African American1674.20%
Asian401.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.23%

Charleroi Population Pyramid 2020

Charleroi Median Age

40.2


Total

35


Male

43


Female

Charleroi Adults

There are 3,056 adults, (696 of whom are seniors) in Charleroi.

Charleroi Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Charleroi Sex Ratio

Female

1,876

47.18%

Male

2,100

52.82%

Charleroi Households and Families

Charleroi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Charleroi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.4%22.6%
All55.8%44.2%
Non Family52.5%47.5%
Female41.9%58.1%
Male25.3%74.7%

55.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7122.2955.8
Non Family9151.1452.5
Married4653.2877.4
Female1863.6241.9
Male1464.6525.3

3.24

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

8.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Charleroi Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade612.26%
9th to 12th Grade1545.71%
High School Graduate1,29047.83%
Some College40314.94%
Associates Degree38514.28%
Bachelors Degree2589.57%
Graduate Degree1465.41%

Charleroi Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,4222,229353
Black14011820
Multiple Races9595
Hispanic222213
Asian181818
Native American99

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,357$35,536$21,933
Less Than High School$$27,039$
High School Grad$23,750$36,382$20,239
Some College$25,296$29,063$22,009
Bachelors Degree$34,625$$33,550
Graduate Degree$43,929$44,107$

$27,357

Average Earnings

$35,536

Average Male

$21,933

Average Female

Charleroi Language

Charleroi Language by Age

Charleroi Language

96.28% of Charleroi residents speak only English, while 3.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.27% of the population.

Charleroi Poverty

Charleroi Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,44882623.96%
Black1672514.97%
Multiple21694.17%
Hispanic61914.75%

21.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.28%

Male Poverty Rate

21.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Charleroi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Charleroi is White, with 23.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Charleroi is Multiple, with 4.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.03%.

Name Poverty
High School22.70%
Some College13.32%
Less Than High School11.32%
Bachelors or Greater6.93%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.08%
Male Unemployed15.45%
Male Employed7.71%
Female Employed7.09%

Charleroi Income

Charleroi Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,403$42,739
Families$42,060$54,859
Married Families$55,625-
Non Families$20,938$30,312

Charleroi Marital Status

Charleroi Marital Status

Marriage Rates

28.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.3%

Male Marriage Rate

28.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Charleroi Married by Age and Sex

Charleroi 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 35-44.

Charleroi Marital Status by Race

Charleroi Veterans

318

Number of Veterans

312

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam110
First Gulf War66
Second Gulf War57
Korea46
World War II10

$Charleroi Veterans by Education

16.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Charleroi Employment Status

52.7%

Labor Force Participation

47.6%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Charleroi 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

87.75%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.06%

Native Born

1.94%

Foreign Born

1.41%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.06% of Charleroi residents were born in the United States, with 87.75% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.41% 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
20203,908-16-0.41%
20193,924-16-0.41%
20183,940-15-0.38%
20173,955-16-0.40%
20163,971-34-0.85%
20154,005-22-0.55%
20144,027-23-0.57%
20134,050-28-0.69%
20124,078-7-0.17%
20114,085-20-0.49%
20104,105-766-1.70%
20004,871-143-0.29%
19905,014-703-1.30%
19805,717-1,006-1.61%
19706,723-1,425-1.90%
19608,148-1,724-1.90%
19509,872-912-0.88%
194010,784-476-0.43%
193011,260-256-0.22%
192011,5161,9011.82%
19109,6153,6854.95%
19005,9300.00%