Edwardsville, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,709

Edwardsville is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,709, it is the 206th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4929th largest city in the United States. Edwardsville is currently declining at a rate of -0.02% annually and its population has decreased by -2.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,816 in 2010. Edwardsville reached it's highest population of 9,027 in 1920. Spanning over 1 miles, Edwardsville has a population density of 4,065 people per square mile.

The average household income in Edwardsville is $49,855 with a poverty rate of 27.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $816 per month, and the median house value is $81,800. The median age in Edwardsville is 36.7 years, 38.1 years for males, and 35.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.3 males.

Edwardsville Demographics

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

  • White: 84.41%
  • Black or African American: 10.35%
  • Asian: 2.48%
  • Other race: 1.18%
  • Two or more races: 1.16%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Edwardsville, Pennsylvania is 4,709, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,711.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,816.

Edwardsville, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,98984.41%
Black or African American48910.35%
Asian1172.48%
Some Other Race561.18%
Two or More Races551.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.42%

Edwardsville Population Pyramid 2020

Edwardsville Median Age

36.7


Total

38.1


Male

35.3


Female

Edwardsville Adults

There are 3,493 adults, (1,137 of whom are seniors) in Edwardsville.

Edwardsville Age Dependency

100.6

Age Dependency Ratio

48.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Edwardsville Sex Ratio

Female

2,497

52.84%

Male

2,229

47.16%

Edwardsville Households and Families

Edwardsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Edwardsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married57.5%42.5%
Male43%57%
Non Family40.8%59.2%
All39.1%60.9%
Female7.5%92.5%

39.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9882.3839.1
Married7133.0257.5
Non Family6871.1640.8
Female4673.037.5
Male1212.9743

2.92

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Edwardsville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade371.15%
9th to 12th Grade1825.65%
High School Graduate1,36142.24%
Some College51616.01%
Associates Degree2909.00%
Bachelors Degree61919.21%
Graduate Degree2176.73%

Edwardsville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8392,620710
Black21221270
Asian767656
Hispanic7272
Multiple Races2323
Other Race2020

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 73.68%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,759$32,255$22,242
Less Than High School$73,101$$
High School Grad$22,446$30,388$16,263
Some College$31,921$31,434$35,077
Bachelors Degree$$74,712$21,720
Graduate Degree$62,137$61,875$

$30,759

Average Earnings

$32,255

Average Male

$22,242

Average Female

Edwardsville Language

Edwardsville Language by Age

Edwardsville Language

89.15% of Edwardsville residents speak only English, while 10.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.30% of the population.

Edwardsville Poverty

Edwardsville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,77579521.06%
Black48933869.12%
Hispanic44225156.79%
Other5656100.00%
Multiple5555100.00%
Native2020100.00%

27.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.28%

Male Poverty Rate

30.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Edwardsville

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Edwardsville is White, with 21.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.80%.

Name Poverty
High School27.26%
Less Than High School13.70%
Some College12.16%
Bachelors or Greater10.29%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed61.29%
Male Unemployed21.00%
Female Employed8.48%
Male Employed8.13%

Edwardsville Income

Edwardsville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,438$49,855
Families$41,979$56,271
Married Families$74,024-
Non Families$26,484$34,873

Edwardsville Marital Status

Edwardsville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.0%

Male Marriage Rate

37.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Edwardsville Married by Age and Sex

Edwardsville 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.

Edwardsville Marital Status by Race

Edwardsville Veterans

392

Number of Veterans

392

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam136
Korea81
World War II77
Second Gulf War27
First Gulf War25

$Edwardsville Veterans by Education

16.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Edwardsville Employment Status

49.7%

Labor Force Participation

39%

Employment Rate

21.6%

Unemployment Rate

Edwardsville 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

75.33%

Born in Pennsylvania

93.78%

Native Born

6.22%

Foreign Born

3.66%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.78% of Edwardsville residents were born in the United States, with 75.33% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.66% 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
20204,709-1-0.02%
20194,710-1-0.02%
20184,711-7-0.15%
20174,718-1-0.02%
20164,719-23-0.49%
20154,742-23-0.48%
20144,765-15-0.31%
20134,780-31-0.64%
20124,811-5-0.10%
20114,816-10-0.21%
20104,826-158-0.32%
20004,984-415-0.80%
19905,399-330-0.59%
19805,729960.17%
19705,633-78-0.14%
19605,711-975-1.56%
19506,686-1,312-1.78%
19407,998-849-1.00%
19308,847-180-0.20%
19209,0276200.71%
19108,4073,2424.99%
19005,1651,8814.63%
18903,2840.00%