Colonial Park, Pennsylvania Population 2024

18,325

Colonial Park is a city located in Dauphin County Pennsylvania. Colonial Park has a 2024 population of 18,325. Colonial Park is currently growing at a rate of 4.07% annually and its population has increased by 18.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,457 in 2020.

The average household income in Colonial Park is $76,676 with a poverty rate of 12.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Colonial Park is 35.9 years, 34.9 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Colonial Park Demographics

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

  • White: 60.09%
  • Black or African American: 20.25%
  • Asian: 9.4%
  • Two or more races: 6.54%
  • Other race: 3.43%
  • Native American: 0.3%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
5.0 sq mi
Density (mi²)
3,634.50/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
18.55% (2,868)
The current population of Colonial Park, Pennsylvania is 18,325 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 15,457.

Colonial Park, Pennsylvania Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White10,14960.09%
Black or African American3,42120.25%
Asian1,5879.4%
Two or more races1,1046.54%
Other race5803.43%
Native American500.3%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Black or African American

Asian

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Colonial Park Population by Race

Colonial Park Population Pyramid 2024

Colonial Park Median Age

35.9

Total

34.9

Male

37

Female

Colonial Park Adults

There are 13,067 adults, (3,120 of whom are seniors) in Colonial Park.

Colonial Park Age Dependency

69.8

Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Colonial Park Sex Ratio

Female8,94752.97%
Male7,94447.03%

Colonial Park Population by Age

Colonial Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All6,7462.4750.549.5
Married2,9283.4366.733.3
Non Family2,6831.2336.863.2
Female8522.963763
Male2832.8654.145.9

3.21

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

50.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Colonial Park Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2552.22%
9th to 12th Grade6255.44%
High School Graduate4,21536.66%
Some College1,88016.35%
Associates Degree1,64114.27%
Bachelors Degree1,99317.33%
Graduate Degree8907.74%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Colonial Park Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Colonial Park Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White7,2116,7542,016
Black1,9571,913357
Asian1,239935263
Hispanic679606130
2+ Races522504126
Other Race25221322
Native American50500

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 27.96%.

Colonial Park Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Overall$41,250$50,532$34,181
Less Than 9th Grade$25,486$30,000$24,179
High School Graduate$34,729$47,083$26,748
Some College$41,073$42,016$36,167
Bachelors Degree$55,688$62,292$41,250
Graduate Degree$62,933$0$61,563

$41,250

Average Earnings

$50,532

Average Male

$34,181

Average Female

Colonial Park Earnings by Educational Attainment

Colonial Park Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Colonial Park Language

82.97% of Colonial Park residents speak only English, while 17.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.4% of the population.

Colonial Park Language

Colonial Park Poverty by Race

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Black3,34387326.11%
White9,3586617.06%
Hispanic1,49229019.44%
Multiple1,10418416.67%
Asian1,5731066.74%
Native5050100%
Other571366.3%

12.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.91%

Male Poverty Rate

13.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colonial Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colonial Park is Native, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colonial Park is Other, with 6.3% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.94%.

Colonial Park Poverty

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Rate
Poverty
High School12.32%
Some College10.44%
Less Than 9th Grade7.03%
Bachelors or Greater4.36%

Colonial Park Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed56.41%
Female Unemployed49.36%
Female Employed7.65%
Male Employed5.42%

Colonial Park Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Colonial Park Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Households$62,878$76,676
Families$78,175$88,693
Married Families$88,397$-999,999,999
Non Families$40,612$53,525

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Colonial Park Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

47.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Colonial Park Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Colonial Park 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 45-54.

Colonial Park Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Colonial Park Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

920

Number of Veterans

810

Male Veterans

110

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam279
Second Gulf War235
First Gulf War160
Korea71
World War II63

Colonial Park Veterans by War

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 74231
75+230
35 to 54170
18 to 34146
55 to 64143

Colonial Park Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White7108.54%
Black1144.65%
Hispanic909.31%
2+ Races8614.29%
Asian100.77%

Colonial Park Veterans by Race

Colonial Park Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

3.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colonial Park Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

65.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Colonial Park Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Colonial Park Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Colonial Park Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

65.18%

Born in Colonial Park

82.92%

Native Born

17.08%

Foreign Born

10.02%

Non Citizen

7.06%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

82.92% of Colonial Park residents were born in the United States, with 65.18% having been born in Pennsylvania. 10.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Colonial Park Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202418,3257174.07%
202317,6087174.24%
202216,8917594.7%
202116,1326754.37%
202015,4571,87413.8%
201913,5836975.41%
201812,8864483.6%
201712,438-587-4.51%
201613,025-171-1.3%
201513,196720.55%
201413,124-16-0.12%
201313,140-138-1.04%
201213,278830.63%
201113,195-34-0.26%
201013,22900%

Colonial Park Population by Year