Easton, Pennsylvania Population 2022

27,036
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Easton is a city located in Northampton County Pennsylvania. Easton has a 2020 population of 27,036. It is also the county seat of Northampton County. Easton is currently declining at a rate of -0.19% annually but its population has increased by 0.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 26,810 in 2010.

The average household income in Easton is $69,338 with a poverty rate of 15.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $986 per month, and the median house value is $124,800. The median age in Easton is 34.8 years, 31.7 years for males, and 37.5 years for females.

Easton Demographics

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

  • White: 69.26%
  • Black or African American: 14.88%
  • Two or more races: 7.87%
  • Other race: 4.72%
  • Asian: 2.75%
  • Native American: 0.53%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Easton, Pennsylvania is 27,036 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 27,036.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 26,810.

Easton, Pennsylvania Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021846,9041,4260.17%
2020845,4781,4260.17%
2019844,0521,4260.17%
2018842,6264,7050.56%
2017837,9214,7580.57%
2016833,1632,8680.34%
2015830,2951,8250.22%
2014828,4702,7390.33%
2013825,731-413-0.05%
2012826,1441,2140.15%
2011824,9303,0070.36%
2010821,9230.00%

Easton Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,78469.26%
Black or African American4,03614.88%
Two or More Races2,1347.87%
Some Other Race1,2804.72%
Asian7452.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native1430.53%
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Easton Population by Race

Easton Population Pyramid $2022

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Easton Median Age

34.8


Total

31.7


Male

37.5


Female

Easton Adults

There are 21,726 adults, (3,774 of whom are seniors) in Easton.

Easton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Easton Sex Ratio

Female

13,682

50.45%

Male

13,440

49.55%

Easton Population by Age

Easton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Easton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female29.3%70.7%
Non Family36.4%63.6%
Male46.7%53.3%
All47.3%52.7%
Married68.3%31.7%

47.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Easton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,2452.5547.3
Married3,4383.2768.3
Non Family3,4051.2636.4
Female1,9243.429.3
Male4783.2146.7

3.21

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Easton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3237.80%
9th to 12th Grade1,83210.80%
High School Graduate6,27536.98%
Some College2,77516.35%
Associates Degree1,0566.22%
Bachelors Degree2,35413.87%
Graduate Degree1,3537.97%
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Easton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Easton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White10,7979,3562,981
Hispanic3,0751,922245
Black2,3581,935288
Other Race80652255
2+ Races68745062
Asian350281142
Native American8138

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.65%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.57%.

Easton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,546$37,748$28,946
Less Than 9th Grade$25,313$32,207$18,149
High School Graduate$26,165$31,635$22,233
Some College$34,974$38,696$31,213
Bachelors Degree$46,699$52,614$43,482
Graduate Degree$58,295$72,500$55,063

$32,546

Average Earnings

$37,748

Average Male

$28,946

Average Female

Easton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Easton Language by Age

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Easton Language

81.05% of Easton residents speak only English, while 18.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.40% of the population.

Easton Language

Easton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,6821,45225.55%
White13,1441,40710.70%
Black3,59682122.83%
Multiple1,94341421.31%
Other320NaN%
Native1432718.88%
Asian44761.34%

15.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.21%

Male Poverty Rate

17.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Easton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Easton is Hispanic, with 25.55% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.17%.

Easton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.41%
High School13.01%
Some College8.05%
Bachelors or Greater3.51%

Easton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed53.13%
Male Unemployed12.70%
Female Employed8.86%
Male Employed3.10%

Easton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Easton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,698$69,338
Families$60,625$83,782
Married Families$77,944-
Non Families$30,822$42,444
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Income by Household Type

Easton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.2%

Male Marriage Rate

32.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Easton Married by Age and Sex

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Easton 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.

Easton Marital Status by Race

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Easton Marital Status

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1,183

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam428
First Gulf War317
Second Gulf War160
Korea92
World War II

Easton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74321
35 to 54307
75+257
55 to 64254
18 to 3444

Easton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9996.26%
Black1003.32%
2+ Races595.58%
Hispanic310.76%
Other Race252.57%

Easton Veterans by Race

Easton Veterans by Education

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5.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Easton Veterans by Education

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58.1%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Easton Employment by Age

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Easton Employment by Race

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Easton 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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45.57%

Born in Easton

88.55%

Native Born

11.45%

Foreign Born

7.08%

Non Citizen

4.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.55% of Easton residents were born in the United States, with 45.57% having been born in Pennsylvania. 7.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Easton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202227,036-51-0.19%
202127,087-51-0.19%
202027,138-51-0.19%
201927,189-51-0.19%
201827,2401050.39%
201727,135840.31%
201627,051360.13%
201527,015-52-0.19%
201427,067-17-0.06%
201327,084-90-0.33%
201227,1742931.09%
201126,881710.26%
201026,8105470.21%
200026,263-13-0.00%
199026,2762490.10%
198026,027-3,423-1.23%
197029,450-2,505-0.81%
196031,955-3,677-1.08%
195035,6322,0430.59%
194033,589-879-0.26%
193034,4686550.19%
192033,8135,2901.72%
191028,5233,2851.23%
190025,23810,7575.71%
189014,4812,5571.96%
188011,9249370.82%
187010,9872,0432.08%
18608,9441,6942.12%
18507,2502,3854.07%
18404,8651,3363.26%
18303,5290.00%

Easton Population by Year