Duquesne, Pennsylvania Population 2021

5,589
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Duquesne is a city located in Allegheny County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,589, it is the 167th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4461st largest city in the United States . Duquesne is currently growing at a rate of 0.29% annually and its population has increased by 0.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,565 in 2010. Duquesne reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Duquesne has a population density of 3,074 people per square mile.

The average household income in Duquesne is $49,569 with a poverty rate of 39.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $609 per month, and the median house value is $42,600. The median age in Duquesne is 30.7 years, 22.3 years for males, and 37.2 years for females.

Duquesne Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Duquesnewas:

  • Black or African American: 57.35%
  • White: 29.32%
  • Two or more races: 12.61%
  • Other race: 0.65%
  • Native American: 0.07%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Duquesne, Pennsylvania is 5,589 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,557.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,565.

Duquesne, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American3,17957.35%
White1,62529.32%
Two or More Races69912.61%
Some Other Race360.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.07%
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Duquesne Population by Race

Duquesne Population Pyramid $2021

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Duquesne Median Age

30.7


Total

22.3


Male

37.2


Female

Duquesne Adults

There are 3,872 adults, (655 of whom are seniors) in Duquesne.

Duquesne Age Dependency

72.3

Age Dependency Ratio

20.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Duquesne Sex Ratio

Female

3,094

55.82%

Male

2,449

44.18%

Duquesne Population by Age

Duquesne Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Duquesne Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female29.1%70.9%
Non Family34.3%65.7%
Male34.7%65.3%
All39%61%
Married67.6%32.4%

39.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Duquesne Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2472.4439
Non Family9481.1634.3
Female7863.5529.1
Married4413.1667.6
Male722.8534.7

3.32

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Duquesne Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1224.08%
9th to 12th Grade2468.22%
High School Graduate1,23641.30%
Some College73824.66%
Associates Degree32310.79%
Bachelors Degree2137.12%
Graduate Degree1153.84%
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Duquesne Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Duquesne Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,4201,201120
White1,3701,246184
2+ Races15012521
Hispanic41413
Other Race2424

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 2+ races people with a rate of 14.00%.

Duquesne Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,201$34,593$26,775
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$20,755$25,481$20,000
Some College$31,513$37,770$30,175
Bachelors Degree$38,393$$37,589
Graduate Degree$34,297$$33,580

$29,201

Average Earnings

$34,593

Average Male

$26,775

Average Female

Duquesne Earnings by Educational Attainment

Duquesne Language by Age

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Duquesne Language

93.77% of Duquesne residents speak only English, while 6.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.68% of the population.

Duquesne Language

Duquesne Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,1791,40644.23%
Multiple67646969.38%
White1,58726216.51%
Hispanic1417049.65%
Other361233.33%
Native44100.00%

39.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

39.90%

Male Poverty Rate

38.66%

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 White, with 16.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.41%.

Duquesne Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade51.63%
High School28.56%
Some College23.00%
Bachelors or Greater8.54%

Duquesne Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed76.13%
Female Unemployed46.74%
Female Employed22.72%
Male Employed20.67%

Duquesne Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Duquesne Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$29,844$49,569
Families$35,497$61,948
Married Families$54,028-
Non Families$15,977$31,542
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Income by Household Type

Duquesne Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

23.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.5%

Male Marriage Rate

19.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Duquesne Married by Age and Sex

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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 45-54.

Duquesne Marital Status by Race

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Duquesne Marital Status

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258

Number of Veterans

217

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War85
Vietnam48
Korea15
Second Gulf War14
World War II

Duquesne Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54126
75+61
55 to 6439
65 to 7432
18 to 34

Duquesne Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White15810.44%
Black833.98%
2+ Races176.94%
Hispanic1431.11%

Duquesne Veterans by Race

Duquesne Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

8.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Duquesne Veterans by Education

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62.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.9%

Employment Rate

13.8%

Unemployment Rate

Duquesne Employment by Age

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Duquesne Employment by Race

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Duquesne Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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87.37%

Born in Duquesne

99.57%

Native Born

0.43%

Foreign Born

0.31%

Non Citizen

0.13%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.57% of Duquesne residents were born in the United States, with 87.37% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Duquesne Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,589160.29%
20205,573160.29%
20195,557160.29%
20185,541110.20%
20175,530-3-0.05%
20165,533-8-0.14%
20155,54120.04%
20145,539-22-0.40%
20135,561-5-0.09%
20125,566-4-0.07%
20115,57040.07%
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%

Duquesne Population by Year