Forty Fort, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,091

Forty Fort is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,091, it is the 242nd largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5335th largest city in the United States. Forty Fort is currently declining at a rate of -0.12% annually and its population has decreased by -2.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,214 in 2010. Forty Fort reached it's highest population of 6,431 in 1960. Spanning over 2 miles, Forty Fort has a population density of 3,115 people per square mile.

The average household income in Forty Fort is $73,374 with a poverty rate of 8.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $773 per month, and the median house value is $125,100. The median age in Forty Fort is 43 years, 40.4 years for males, and 48 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.3 males.

Forty Fort Demographics

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

  • White: 96.54%
  • Other race: 2.54%
  • Black or African American: 0.68%
  • Two or more races: 0.24%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Forty Fort, Pennsylvania is 4,091, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,101.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,214.

Forty Fort, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,98696.54%
Some Other Race1052.54%
Black or African American280.68%
Two or More Races100.24%

Forty Fort Population Pyramid 2020

Forty Fort Median Age

43


Total

40.4


Male

48


Female

Forty Fort Adults

There are 3,348 adults, (747 of whom are seniors) in Forty Fort.

Forty Fort Age Dependency

58.7

Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30

Child Dependency Ratio

Forty Fort Sex Ratio

Female

2,158

52.26%

Male

1,971

47.74%

Forty Fort Households and Families

Forty Fort Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Forty Fort Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91%9%
All69.6%30.4%
Female63.9%36.1%
Male50.5%49.5%
Non Family46%54%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8082.2869.6
Married8572.8391
Non Family6461.1546
Female2082.9263.9
Male973.5550.5

2.8

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

9.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Forty Fort Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade361.16%
9th to 12th Grade1424.57%
High School Graduate99732.09%
Some College60919.60%
Associates Degree2899.30%
Bachelors Degree56318.12%
Graduate Degree47115.16%

Forty Fort Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,9392,815983
Hispanic1529845
Other Race323232
Black28286

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,180$44,688$35,382
Less Than High School$31,000$30,885$
High School Grad$25,000$32,366$22,634
Some College$42,415$50,354$36,944
Bachelors Degree$46,250$51,625$44,125
Graduate Degree$55,417$72,974$52,212

$40,180

Average Earnings

$44,688

Average Male

$35,382

Average Female

Forty Fort Language

Forty Fort Language by Age

Forty Fort Language

95.89% of Forty Fort residents speak only English, while 4.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.06% of the population.

Forty Fort Poverty

Forty Fort Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic28517260.35%
White3,8181714.48%
Other105105100.00%
Multiple1010100.00%

8.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.67%

Male Poverty Rate

5.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Forty Fort

The race most likely to be in poverty in Forty Fort is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Forty Fort is White, with 4.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.27%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.35%
High School5.42%
Some College4.79%
Bachelors or Greater4.16%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed18.18%
Female Unemployed12.73%
Female Employed3.97%
Male Employed0.95%

Forty Fort Income

Forty Fort Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,155$73,374
Families$81,389$80,495
Married Families$89,205-
Non Families$39,438$46,054

Forty Fort Marital Status

Forty Fort Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Forty Fort Married by Age and Sex

Forty Fort 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 55-64.

Forty Fort Marital Status by Race

Forty Fort Veterans

179

Number of Veterans

170

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam45
First Gulf War26
Second Gulf War17
Korea10
World War II9

$Forty Fort Veterans by Education

7.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Forty Fort Employment Status

68.1%

Labor Force Participation

64.3%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Forty Fort 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

85.71%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.12%

Native Born

2.88%

Foreign Born

1.33%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.12% of Forty Fort residents were born in the United States, with 85.71% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.33% 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
20204,091-5-0.12%
20194,096-5-0.12%
20184,101-8-0.19%
20174,109-5-0.12%
20164,114-18-0.44%
20154,132-21-0.51%
20144,153-14-0.34%
20134,167-27-0.64%
20124,194-7-0.17%
20114,201-10-0.24%
20104,211-368-0.83%
20004,579-470-0.97%
19905,049-541-1.01%
19805,590-524-0.89%
19706,114-317-0.50%
19606,4312580.41%
19506,173-120-0.19%
19406,293690.11%
19306,2242,8356.27%
19203,3890.00%