Farrell, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,552

Farrell is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,552, it is the 215th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5018th largest city in the United States. Farrell is currently declining at a rate of -0.96% annually and its population has decreased by -10.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,111 in 2010. Farrell reached it's highest population of 15,586 in 1920. Spanning over 2 miles, Farrell has a population density of 2,010 people per square mile.

The average household income in Farrell is $38,414 with a poverty rate of 31.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $657 per month, and the median house value is $60,700. The median age in Farrell is 43.3 years, 31.1 years for males, and 48 years for females. For every 100 females there are 73.4 males.

Farrell Demographics

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

  • White: 47.16%
  • Black or African American: 42.23%
  • Two or more races: 7.58%
  • Other race: 2.73%
  • Asian: 0.30%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Farrell, Pennsylvania is 4,552, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,640.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,111.

Farrell, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,22747.16%
Black or African American1,99442.23%
Two or More Races3587.58%
Some Other Race1292.73%
Asian140.30%

Farrell Population Pyramid 2020

Farrell Median Age

43.3


Total

31.1


Male

48


Female

Farrell Adults

There are 3,485 adults, (888 of whom are seniors) in Farrell.

Farrell Age Dependency

81.8

Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Farrell Sex Ratio

Female

2,723

57.67%

Male

1,999

42.33%

Farrell Households and Families

Farrell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Farrell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male77.8%22.2%
Married68.1%31.9%
Non Family60.9%39.1%
All56.8%43.2%
Female36.2%63.8%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0932.2256.8
Non Family9321.1260.9
Married5553.0568.1
Female5523.2336.2
Male542.5777.8

3.05

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Farrell Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1033.34%
9th to 12th Grade2498.07%
High School Graduate1,39745.25%
Some College63020.41%
Associates Degree2949.52%
Bachelors Degree35211.40%
Graduate Degree622.01%

Farrell Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6501,402266
Black1,1921,10192
Hispanic16415110
Multiple Races818146
Other Race5347
Asian141010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 71.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,103$33,696$20,239
Less Than High School$73,292$73,292$
High School Grad$28,808$33,397$19,559
Some College$16,712$27,083$14,663
Bachelors Degree$47,639$53,125$38,281
Graduate Degree$$$

$23,103

Average Earnings

$33,696

Average Male

$20,239

Average Female

Farrell Language

Farrell Language by Age

Farrell Language

95.63% of Farrell residents speak only English, while 4.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.84% of the population.

Farrell Poverty

Farrell Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,98685242.90%
White1,99241320.73%
Multiple35411031.07%
Other1267761.11%
Hispanic27351.83%
Asian14428.57%

31.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.88%

Male Poverty Rate

34.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Farrell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Farrell is Other, with 61.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Farrell is Hispanic, with 1.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.24%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.11%
High School23.14%
Some College21.21%
Bachelors or Greater0.24%
Name Poverty
Female Employed25.90%
Male Unemployed18.83%
Male Employed9.14%
Female Unemployed2.13%

Farrell Income

Farrell Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,715$38,414
Families$36,250$43,828
Married Families$52,188-
Non Families$20,313$31,103

Farrell Marital Status

Farrell Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.2%

Male Marriage Rate

31.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Farrell Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Farrell Marital Status by Race

Farrell Veterans

250

Number of Veterans

244

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam57
First Gulf War21
Second Gulf War18
World War II14
Korea10
Name Veterans % of Total
Black1268.81%
White1206.55%
Hispanic42.26%
Other47.55%

$Farrell Veterans by Education

7.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Farrell Employment Status

48.2%

Labor Force Participation

42.7%

Employment Rate

11.5%

Unemployment Rate

Farrell 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

77.32%

Born in Pennsylvania

99.05%

Native Born

0.95%

Foreign Born

0.57%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.05% of Farrell residents were born in the United States, with 77.32% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.57% 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
20204,552-44-0.96%
20194,596-44-0.95%
20184,640-46-0.98%
20174,686-44-0.93%
20164,730-48-1.00%
20154,778-46-0.95%
20144,824-30-0.62%
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%