Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania Population 2020

28,188

Drexel Hill is a city located in Pennsylvania. Drexel Hill has a 2020 population of 28,188. Drexel Hill is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 0.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,043 in 2010. Drexel Hill reached it's highest population of 28,330 in 2011.

The average household income in Drexel Hill is $91,838 with a poverty rate of 8.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,078 per month, and the median house value is $182,100. The median age in Drexel Hill is 37.6 years, 36.8 years for males, and 38.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.6 males.

Drexel Hill Demographics

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

  • White: 75.56%
  • Black or African American: 15.33%
  • Asian: 4.70%
  • Two or more races: 3.22%
  • Other race: 1.17%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania is 28,188, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 28,188.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 28,043.

Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,30075.56%
Black or African American4,32215.33%
Asian1,3264.70%
Two or More Races9093.22%
Some Other Race3311.17%

Drexel Hill Population Pyramid 2020

Drexel Hill Median Age

37.6


Total

36.8


Male

38.5


Female

Drexel Hill Adults

There are 21,812 adults, (3,703 of whom are seniors) in Drexel Hill.

Drexel Hill Age Dependency

55.7

Age Dependency Ratio

20.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Drexel Hill Sex Ratio

Female

14,942

53.01%

Male

13,246

46.99%

Drexel Hill Households and Families

Drexel Hill Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Drexel Hill Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
Male63.3%36.7%
All62.8%37.2%
Non Family42.7%57.3%
Female39.6%60.4%

62.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,9342.5762.8
Married5,2703.3583.8
Non Family3,8801.2142.7
Female1,3783.0839.6
Male4063.6463.3

3.24

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Drexel Hill Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3191.64%
9th to 12th Grade3731.91%
High School Graduate5,50428.22%
Some College3,55618.23%
Associates Degree1,7468.95%
Bachelors Degree5,07326.01%
Graduate Degree2,93215.03%

Drexel Hill Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,10614,6686,087
Black2,4992,432909
Asian927876651
Hispanic804658271
Multiple Races309299123
Other Race22321383

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.32%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 70.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,402$51,618$41,725
Less Than High School$30,324$30,980$
High School Grad$36,113$42,237$28,921
Some College$40,114$44,938$35,355
Bachelors Degree$53,869$63,348$50,716
Graduate Degree$71,547$84,872$62,292

$46,402

Average Earnings

$51,618

Average Male

$41,725

Average Female

Drexel Hill Language

Drexel Hill Language by Age

Drexel Hill Language

87.60% of Drexel Hill residents speak only English, while 12.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.53% of the population.

Drexel Hill Poverty

Drexel Hill Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,5141,4026.83%
Black4,31168615.91%
Asian1,32613610.26%
Hispanic1,426704.91%
Multiple885525.88%

8.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.22%

Male Poverty Rate

8.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Drexel Hill

The race most likely to be in poverty in Drexel Hill is Black, with 15.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Drexel Hill is Hispanic, with 4.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.82%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.35%
High School11.61%
Some College7.90%
Bachelors or Greater3.16%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.04%
Female Unemployed22.98%
Female Employed4.86%
Male Employed3.72%

Drexel Hill Income

Drexel Hill Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$68,878$91,838
Families$92,535$111,792
Married Families$110,699-
Non Families$41,601$52,362

Drexel Hill Marital Status

Drexel Hill Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.2%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Drexel Hill Married by Age and Sex

Drexel Hill Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Drexel Hill Marital Status by Race

Drexel Hill Veterans

1,366

Number of Veterans

1,238

Male Veterans

128

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam421
First Gulf War241
Second Gulf War158
Korea109
World War II49
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1086.43%
Black2127.22%
Hispanic242.60%
2 or More236.17%
Asian232.22%

$Drexel Hill Veterans by Education

8.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Drexel Hill Employment Status

71.8%

Labor Force Participation

68.3%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Drexel Hill 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

75.96%

Born in Pennsylvania

91.58%

Native Born

8.42%

Foreign Born

3.54%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.58% of Drexel Hill residents were born in the United States, with 75.96% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.54% 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
202028,1880.00%
201928,1880.00%
201828,188-58-0.21%
201728,246220.08%
201628,2242250.80%
201527,999-263-0.93%
201428,2621,0383.81%
201327,224-433-1.57%
201227,657-673-2.38%
201128,3302871.02%
201028,0430.00%