Darby, Pennsylvania Population 2020

10,638

Darby is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 10,638, it is the 61st largest city in Pennsylvania and the 2963rd largest city in the United States. Darby is currently declining at a rate of -0.19% annually and its population has decreased by -0.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,687 in 2010. Darby reached it's highest population of 14,059 in 1960. Spanning over 1 miles, Darby has a population density of 12,631 people per square mile.

The average household income in Darby is $53,963 with a poverty rate of 28.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,078 per month, and the median house value is $74,600. The median age in Darby is 29.4 years, 27.7 years for males, and 32.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.9 males.

Darby Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 83.75%
  • White: 14.39%
  • Asian: 0.93%
  • Two or more races: 0.84%
  • Other race: 0.08%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Darby, Pennsylvania is 10,638, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,678.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,687.

Darby, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American8,96083.75%
White1,54014.39%
Asian1000.93%
Two or More Races900.84%
Some Other Race90.08%

Darby Population Pyramid 2020

Darby Median Age

29.4


Total

27.7


Male

32.8


Female

Darby Adults

There are 7,098 adults, (1,073 of whom are seniors) in Darby.

Darby Age Dependency

77.6

Age Dependency Ratio

17.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Darby Sex Ratio

Female

5,883

54.99%

Male

4,816

45.01%

Darby Households and Families

Darby Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Darby Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married62.4%37.6%
Male59.1%40.9%
All46.1%53.9%
Non Family39.4%60.6%
Female38.9%61.1%

46.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1893.246.1
Female1,1514.1538.9
Non Family1,0581.3439.4
Married7874.0162.4
Male1934.5159.1

3.89

Average Family Size

3.2

Average Household Size

13.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Darby Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3054.83%
9th to 12th Grade5799.17%
High School Graduate2,82944.78%
Some College1,13617.98%
Associates Degree5859.26%
Bachelors Degree5989.47%
Graduate Degree2854.51%

Darby Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black4,9294,201625
White1,2441,110198
Hispanic12610414
Asian545447
Multiple Races222213
Other Race99

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 87.04%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,746$33,405$27,428
Less Than High School$20,481$21,250$
High School Grad$27,078$32,949$23,777
Some College$35,986$43,165$31,607
Bachelors Degree$29,176$21,528$32,292
Graduate Degree$40,385$$63,214

$29,746

Average Earnings

$33,405

Average Male

$27,428

Average Female

Darby Language

Darby Language by Age

Darby Language

90.22% of Darby residents speak only English, while 9.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 4.93% of the population.

Darby Poverty

Darby Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,8032,48828.26%
White1,11730427.22%
Hispanic35726774.79%
Multiple815567.90%
Other99100.00%

28.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.35%

Male Poverty Rate

30.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Darby

The race most likely to be in poverty in Darby is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Darby is White, with 27.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.72%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.51%
High School26.35%
Some College18.71%
Bachelors or Greater12.28%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.99%
Male Unemployed48.55%
Female Employed10.90%
Male Employed10.77%

Darby Income

Darby Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,406$53,963
Families$48,424$55,311
Married Families$63,094-
Non Families$32,143$44,957

Darby Marital Status

Darby Marital Status

Marriage Rates

24.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.7%

Male Marriage Rate

21.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Darby Married by Age and Sex

Darby 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.

Darby Marital Status by Race

Darby Veterans

357

Number of Veterans

292

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam89
Second Gulf War78
First Gulf War34
World War II22
Korea

$Darby Veterans by Education

6.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

58.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Darby Employment Status

62.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

Darby 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

70.10%

Born in Pennsylvania

81.92%

Native Born

18.08%

Foreign Born

9.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

81.92% of Darby residents were born in the United States, with 70.10% having been born in Pennsylvania. 9.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202010,638-20-0.19%
201910,658-20-0.19%
201810,67810.01%
201710,677-20-0.19%
201610,697-11-0.10%
201510,708-12-0.11%
201410,720130.12%
201310,707100.09%
201210,697180.17%
201110,679-10-0.09%
201010,6893900.37%
200010,299-841-0.78%
199011,140-373-0.33%
198011,513-2,216-1.74%
197013,729-330-0.24%
196014,0599050.67%
195013,1542,8202.44%
194010,3344350.43%
19309,8991,9772.25%
19207,9221,6172.31%
19106,3052,8766.28%
19003,4294571.44%
18902,9720.00%