Emerald Lakes, Pennsylvania Population 2020

3,954

Emerald Lakes is a city located in Pennsylvania. Emerald Lakes has a 2020 population of 3,954. Emerald Lakes is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 37.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,886 in 2010. Emerald Lakes reached it's highest population of 4,208 in 2016.

The average household income in Emerald Lakes is $77,405 with a poverty rate of 10.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,425 per month, and the median house value is $150,500. The median age in Emerald Lakes is 43.9 years, 48.2 years for males, and 42.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 111.8 males.

Emerald Lakes Demographics

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

  • White: 56.95%
  • Black or African American: 26.40%
  • Other race: 12.42%
  • Asian: 3.16%
  • Two or more races: 1.06%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Emerald Lakes, Pennsylvania is 3,954, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,954.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,886.

Emerald Lakes, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,25256.95%
Black or African American1,04426.40%
Some Other Race49112.42%
Asian1253.16%
Two or More Races421.06%

Emerald Lakes Population Pyramid 2020

Emerald Lakes Median Age

43.9


Total

48.2


Male

42.3


Female

Emerald Lakes Adults

There are 2,976 adults, (641 of whom are seniors) in Emerald Lakes.

Emerald Lakes Age Dependency

69.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Emerald Lakes Sex Ratio

Female

1,867

47.22%

Male

2,087

52.78%

Emerald Lakes Households and Families

Emerald Lakes Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Emerald Lakes Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.8%5.2%
Non Family94.2%5.8%
All87.4%12.6%
Male68.7%31.3%
Female33.3%66.7%

87.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0813.6687.4
Married7343.7494.8
Non Family1711.5494.2
Female936.8833.3
Male833.6768.7

4.01

Average Family Size

3.66

Average Household Size

9.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Emerald Lakes Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade240.90%
9th to 12th Grade30211.26%
High School Graduate1,10641.25%
Some College74827.90%
Associates Degree963.58%
Bachelors Degree27510.26%
Graduate Degree1304.85%

Emerald Lakes Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,1701,015275
Black761719130
Hispanic597468
Other Race276235
Asian125125
Multiple Races4228

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,103$50,625$38,304
Less Than High School$52,857$56,648$
High School Grad$51,974$61,741$48,281
Some College$25,242$38,984$24,479
Bachelors Degree$43,400$43,400$42,500
Graduate Degree$$$

$43,103

Average Earnings

$50,625

Average Male

$38,304

Average Female

Emerald Lakes Language

Emerald Lakes Language by Age

Emerald Lakes Language

67.08% of Emerald Lakes residents speak only English, while 32.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.55% of the population.

Emerald Lakes Poverty

Emerald Lakes Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,73518410.61%
Black1,04417516.76%
Hispanic1,0661049.76%

10.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.12%

Male Poverty Rate

8.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Emerald Lakes

The race most likely to be in poverty in Emerald Lakes is Black, with 16.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Emerald Lakes is Hispanic, with 9.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.32%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.69%
Some College11.73%
High School9.22%
Bachelors or Greater6.91%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed32.46%
Male Employed8.04%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%

Emerald Lakes Income

Emerald Lakes Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,311$77,405
Families$71,791$81,249
Married Families$79,417-
Non Families$56,023$51,151

Emerald Lakes Marital Status

Emerald Lakes Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.8%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Emerald Lakes Married by Age and Sex

Emerald Lakes Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Emerald Lakes Marital Status by Race

Emerald Lakes Veterans

193

Number of Veterans

193

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam89
First Gulf War62
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

$Emerald Lakes Veterans by Education

16.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Emerald Lakes Employment Status

54.1%

Labor Force Participation

47.2%

Employment Rate

12.8%

Unemployment Rate

Emerald Lakes 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

19.22%

Born in Pennsylvania

79.94%

Native Born

20.06%

Foreign Born

8.50%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

79.94% of Emerald Lakes residents were born in the United States, with 19.22% having been born in Pennsylvania. 8.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,9540.00%
20193,9540.00%
20183,9541955.19%
20173,759-449-10.67%
20164,20838610.10%
20153,82253916.42%
20143,28349617.80%
20132,787-222-7.38%
20123,00936213.68%
20112,647-239-8.28%
20102,8860.00%