Folcroft, Pennsylvania Population 2020

6,590

Folcroft is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 6,590, it is the 130th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4076th largest city in the United States. Folcroft is currently declining at a rate of -0.20% annually and its population has decreased by -0.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,606 in 2010. Folcroft reached it's highest population of 9,610 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, Folcroft has a population density of 5,292 people per square mile.

The average household income in Folcroft is $65,928 with a poverty rate of 8.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,223 per month, and the median house value is $108,800. The median age in Folcroft is 36.5 years, 36.3 years for males, and 36.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.5 males.

Folcroft Demographics

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

  • White: 53.94%
  • Black or African American: 39.46%
  • Two or more races: 2.67%
  • Native American: 2.10%
  • Asian: 1.84%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Folcroft, Pennsylvania is 6,590, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,616.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,606.

Folcroft, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,57653.94%
Black or African American2,61639.46%
Two or More Races1772.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native1392.10%
Asian1221.84%

Folcroft Population Pyramid 2020

Folcroft Median Age

36.5


Total

36.3


Male

36.8


Female

Folcroft Adults

There are 4,968 adults, (858 of whom are seniors) in Folcroft.

Folcroft Age Dependency

61.3

Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Folcroft Sex Ratio

Female

3,374

50.89%

Male

3,256

49.11%

Folcroft Households and Families

Folcroft Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Folcroft Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male75%25%
Married73.3%26.7%
All69.3%30.7%
Female66.9%33.1%
Non Family65.8%34.2%

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3932.7769.3
Married8903.7473.3
Non Family8741.265.8
Female5013.7766.9
Male1282.8575

3.55

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Folcroft Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1202.66%
9th to 12th Grade3898.62%
High School Graduate2,08946.27%
Some College64314.24%
Associates Degree3938.70%
Bachelors Degree60113.31%
Graduate Degree2806.20%

Folcroft Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6762,468370
Black1,4201,187363
Hispanic449381125
Native American1397171
Asian10410439
Multiple Races3636

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 native american people with a rate of 51.08%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,008$41,672$35,833
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$37,563$45,815$27,470
Some College$40,033$47,854$37,188
Bachelors Degree$41,360$41,996$32,318
Graduate Degree$62,526$$63,109

$40,008

Average Earnings

$41,672

Average Male

$35,833

Average Female

Folcroft Language

Folcroft Language by Age

Folcroft Language

84.51% of Folcroft residents speak only English, while 15.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.01% of the population.

Folcroft Poverty

Folcroft Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,3253249.74%
Black2,6161074.09%
Hispanic65410315.75%
Native1393625.90%
Multiple1773218.08%

8.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.80%

Male Poverty Rate

8.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Folcroft

The race most likely to be in poverty in Folcroft is Native, with 25.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Folcroft is Black, with 4.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.84%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.50%
Bachelors or Greater8.85%
High School5.65%
Some College4.44%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.34%
Male Unemployed15.38%
Female Employed5.89%
Male Employed3.00%

Folcroft Income

Folcroft Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,641$65,928
Families$68,618$76,055
Married Families$80,905-
Non Families$44,394$44,612

Folcroft Marital Status

Folcroft Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.4%

Male Marriage Rate

35.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Folcroft Married by Age and Sex

Folcroft 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.

Folcroft Marital Status by Race

Folcroft Veterans

436

Number of Veterans

428

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam204
Korea84
First Gulf War31
Second Gulf War9
World War II
Name Veterans % of Total
White2337.68%
Black1328.19%
Hispanic7115.81%
Indian7151.08%

$Folcroft Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Folcroft Employment Status

65.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Folcroft 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

75.79%

Born in Pennsylvania

90.86%

Native Born

9.14%

Foreign Born

3.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.86% of Folcroft residents were born in the United States, with 75.79% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,590-13-0.20%
20196,603-13-0.20%
20186,61620.03%
20176,614-13-0.20%
20166,627-9-0.14%
20156,636-7-0.11%
20146,64390.14%
20136,63480.12%
20126,626100.15%
20116,616-6-0.09%
20106,622-356-0.52%
20006,978-528-0.73%
19907,506-725-0.92%
19808,231-1,379-1.54%
19709,6102,5973.20%
19607,0130.00%