Farrell, Pennsylvania Population 2021

4,472
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Farrell is a city located in Mercer County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,472, it is the 218th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5086th largest city in the United States . Farrell is currently declining at a rate of -1.19% annually and its population has decreased by -12.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,111 in 2010. Farrell reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Farrell has a population density of 1,975 people per square mile.

The average household income in Farrell is $38,227 with a poverty rate of 33.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $715 per month, and the median house value is $55,400. The median age in Farrell is 43.5 years, 33.2 years for males, and 49.1 years for females.

Farrell Demographics

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

  • White: 48.31%
  • Black or African American: 45.22%
  • Two or more races: 4.63%
  • Other race: 1.41%
  • Asian: 0.43%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Farrell, Pennsylvania is 4,472 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,580.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,111.

Farrell, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,26248.31%
Black or African American2,11745.22%
Two or More Races2174.63%
Some Other Race661.41%
Asian200.43%
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Farrell Population by Race

Farrell Population Pyramid $2021

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Farrell Median Age

43.5


Total

33.2


Male

49.1


Female

Farrell Adults

There are 3,481 adults, (950 of whom are seniors) in Farrell.

Farrell Age Dependency

85

Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Farrell Sex Ratio

Female

2,654

56.69%

Male

2,028

43.31%

Farrell Population by Age

Farrell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Farrell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female30.6%69.4%
All57%43%
Married61.6%38.4%
Non Family67.8%32.2%
Male100%0%

57.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Farrell Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2072.0957
Non Family1,0711.1467.8
Female6013.0930.6
Married4852.8661.6
Male502.92100

2.88

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

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Farrell Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1474.70%
9th to 12th Grade2628.38%
High School Graduate1,50248.06%
Some College60319.30%
Associates Degree2738.74%
Bachelors Degree2798.93%
Graduate Degree591.89%
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Farrell Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Farrell Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,6061,362211
Black1,2281,09070
Hispanic22119413
2+ Races707044
Other Race6657
Asian201313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 65.00%.

Farrell Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,931$32,007$21,774
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$31,250$31,341$31,033
Some College$20,486$27,292$20,231
Bachelors Degree$54,375$57,969$52,708
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,931

Average Earnings

$32,007

Average Male

$21,774

Average Female

Farrell Earnings by Educational Attainment

Farrell Language by Age

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Farrell Language

92.62% of Farrell residents speak only English, while 7.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.20% of the population.

Farrell Language

Farrell Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,0911,00648.11%
White1,92837619.50%
Multiple21212056.60%
Hispanic32992.74%
Asian20735.00%
Other6123.28%

33.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.72%

Male Poverty Rate

34.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Farrell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Farrell is Multiple, with 56.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Farrell is Hispanic, with 2.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.36%.

Farrell Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.78%
Some College24.43%
High School22.75%
Bachelors or Greater0.60%

Farrell Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed38.73%
Female Employed26.31%
Male Employed9.40%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Farrell Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Farrell Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,400$38,227
Families$32,456$42,729
Married Families$47,465-
Non Families$23,112$32,418
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Income by Household Type

Farrell Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.1%

Male Marriage Rate

26.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Farrell Married by Age and Sex

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Farrell Marriage

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

Farrell Marital Status by Race

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Farrell Marital Status

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262

Number of Veterans

253

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam72
First Gulf War37
Second Gulf War20
World War II17
Korea13

Farrell Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+115
65 to 7461
35 to 5445
55 to 6426
18 to 3415

Farrell Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1367.60%
Black1218.21%
Hispanic52.18%
Other Race57.58%

Farrell Veterans by Race

Farrell Veterans by Education

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15.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Farrell Veterans by Education

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45.3%

Labor Force Participation

40.4%

Employment Rate

10.7%

Unemployment Rate

Farrell Employment by Age

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Farrell Employment by Race

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Farrell 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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72.96%

Born in Farrell

98.97%

Native Born

1.03%

Foreign Born

0.56%

Non Citizen

0.47%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.97% of Farrell residents were born in the United States, with 72.96% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Farrell Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,472-54-1.19%
20204,526-54-1.18%
20194,580-54-1.17%
20184,634-47-1.00%
20174,681-49-1.04%
20164,730-48-1.00%
20154,778-45-0.93%
20144,823-31-0.64%
20134,854-26-0.53%
20124,880-30-0.61%
20114,910-37-0.75%
20104,947-1,103-1.99%
20006,050-791-1.22%
19906,841-1,804-2.31%
19808,645-2,355-2.38%
197011,000-2,793-2.24%
196013,7931490.11%
195013,644-255-0.18%
194013,899-460-0.33%
193014,359-1,227-0.82%
192015,5865,3964.34%
191010,1900.00%

Farrell Population by Year