Duquesne, Pennsylvania Population 2020

5,548

Duquesne is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,548, it is the 170th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4477th largest city in the United States. Duquesne is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,565 in 2010. Duquesne reached it's highest population of 21,396 in 1930. Spanning over 2 miles, Duquesne has a population density of 3,052 people per square mile.

The average household income in Duquesne is $60,277 with a poverty rate of 40.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $583 per month, and the median house value is $39,600. The median age in Duquesne is 29.1 years, 22.4 years for males, and 35 years for females. For every 100 females there are 78.3 males.

Duquesne Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 56.66%
  • White: 29.56%
  • Two or more races: 11.92%
  • Other race: 1.52%
  • Native American: 0.34%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Duquesne, Pennsylvania is 5,548, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,548.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,565.

Duquesne, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,14156.66%
White1,63929.56%
Two or More Races66111.92%
Some Other Race841.52%
American Indian and Alaska Native190.34%

Duquesne Population Pyramid 2020

Duquesne Median Age

29.1


Total

22.4


Male

35


Female

Duquesne Adults

There are 3,780 adults, (613 of whom are seniors) in Duquesne.

Duquesne Age Dependency

75.1

Age Dependency Ratio

19.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Duquesne Sex Ratio

Female

3,109

56.08%

Male

2,435

43.92%

Duquesne Households and Families

Duquesne Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Duquesne Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.2%27.8%
All39.5%60.5%
Male37.1%62.9%
Non Family36.2%63.8%
Female27.9%72.1%

39.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2542.4439.5
Non Family9491.1936.2
Female8243.4727.9
Married3923.0272.2
Male893.5537.1

3.22

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Duquesne Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1053.55%
9th to 12th Grade2578.68%
High School Graduate1,32544.75%
Some College67022.63%
Associates Degree2638.88%
Bachelors Degree2378.00%
Graduate Degree1043.51%

Duquesne Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,3861,223198
Black1,3551,193120
Multiple Races15712016
Hispanic46467
Other Race2828

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 hispanic people with a rate of 15.22%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,833$32,552$25,383
Less Than High School$21,587$$
High School Grad$21,814$24,813$20,875
Some College$30,789$35,875$29,412
Bachelors Degree$37,938$$38,063
Graduate Degree$34,511$$33,583

$26,833

Average Earnings

$32,552

Average Male

$25,383

Average Female

Duquesne Language

Duquesne Language by Age

Duquesne Language

94.51% of Duquesne residents speak only English, while 5.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.77% of the population.

Duquesne Poverty

Duquesne Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,0631,44147.05%
Multiple63841064.26%
White1,60330118.78%
Hispanic16010465.00%
Native1919100.00%
Other841113.10%

40.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

39.02%

Male Poverty Rate

41.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Duquesne

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Duquesne is Other, with 13.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 45.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.79%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School56.63%
High School31.40%
Some College21.01%
Bachelors or Greater6.74%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed70.29%
Female Unemployed60.00%
Female Employed24.10%
Male Employed19.18%

Duquesne Income

Duquesne Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,532$60,277
Families$32,219$52,213
Married Families$64,375-
Non Families$15,732$69,440

Duquesne Marital Status

Duquesne Marital Status

Marriage Rates

22.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.3%

Male Marriage Rate

18.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Duquesne Married by Age and Sex

Duquesne 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 Over 65.

Duquesne Marital Status by Race

Duquesne Veterans

285

Number of Veterans

226

Male Veterans

59

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War69
Vietnam57
Second Gulf War33
Korea14
World War II4
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54146
75+56
55 to 6443
65 to 7440
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White19612.81%
Black763.85%
2 or More135.94%
Hispanic910.71%

$Duquesne Veterans by Education

3.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

9.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Duquesne Employment Status

63.2%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

13.6%

Unemployment Rate

Duquesne 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

88.11%

Born in Pennsylvania

99.17%

Native Born

0.83%

Foreign Born

0.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.17% of Duquesne residents were born in the United States, with 88.11% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,5480.00%
20195,5480.00%
20185,548130.23%
20175,5350.00%
20165,535-7-0.13%
20155,54230.05%
20145,539-22-0.40%
20135,561-5-0.09%
20125,566-3-0.05%
20115,56930.05%
20105,566-1,766-2.72%
20007,332-1,193-1.50%
19908,525-1,569-1.68%
198010,094-1,316-1.22%
197011,410-3,609-2.71%
196015,019-2,601-1.58%
195017,620-3,073-1.59%
194020,693-703-0.33%
193021,3962,3851.19%
192019,0113,2841.91%
191015,7276,6915.70%
19009,0360.00%