Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania Population 2024

4,791

Fountain Hill is a city located in Lehigh County and Northampton County Pennsylvania. Fountain Hill has a 2024 population of 4,791. Fountain Hill is currently declining at a rate of -0.19% annually and its population has decreased by -0.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,827 in 2020.

The average household income in Fountain Hill is $65,337 with a poverty rate of 16.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Fountain Hill is 39.2 years, 34.6 years for males, and 44.9 years for females.

Fountain Hill Demographics

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

  • White: 74.5%
  • Other race: 15.36%
  • Two or more races: 8.49%
  • Asian: 1.2%
  • Black or African American: 0.46%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
0.7 sq mi
Density (mi²)
6,515.0/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-0.75% (-36)
The current population of Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania is 4,791 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,827.

Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White3,59074.5%
Other race74015.36%
Two or more races4098.49%
Asian581.2%
Black or African American220.46%
Native American00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Other race

Two or more races

Asian

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Fountain Hill Population by Race

Fountain Hill Population Pyramid 2024

Fountain Hill Median Age

39.2

Total

34.6

Male

44.9

Female

Fountain Hill Adults

There are 3,820 adults, (937 of whom are seniors) in Fountain Hill.

Fountain Hill Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Fountain Hill Sex Ratio

Female2,35248.81%
Male2,46751.19%

Fountain Hill Population by Age

Fountain Hill Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,9422.3556.343.7
Non Family9151.3736.663.4
Married6993.2671.728.3
Female2233.641000
Male1052.1532.467.6

3.08

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

56.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Fountain Hill Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2557.39%
9th to 12th Grade3129.04%
High School Graduate1,18534.35%
Some College50914.75%
Associates Degree42612.35%
Bachelors Degree51414.9%
Graduate Degree2497.22%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Fountain Hill Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fountain Hill Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White2,1992,061547
Hispanic1,157728189
Other Race48329358
2+ Races16916918
Asian585817
Black14141

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 29.31%.

Fountain Hill Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Overall$42,917$45,159$36,852
Less Than 9th Grade$37,278$45,625$0
High School Graduate$34,076$34,783$26,087
Some College$42,543$45,492$42,095
Bachelors Degree$38,594$58,194$29,009
Graduate Degree$67,169$74,300$65,846

$42,917

Average Earnings

$45,159

Average Male

$36,852

Average Female

Fountain Hill Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fountain Hill Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Fountain Hill Language

66.78% of Fountain Hill residents speak only English, while 33.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 28.25% of the population.

Fountain Hill Language

Fountain Hill Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2,80249817.77%
Hispanic1,64625315.37%
Other71915922.11%
Multiple4095513.45%
Asian58712.07%

16.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.12%

Male Poverty Rate

17.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fountain Hill

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fountain Hill is Other, with 22.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fountain Hill is Asian, with 12.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.57%.

Fountain Hill Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.57%
High School23.27%
Some College14.21%
Bachelors or Greater7.94%

Fountain Hill Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed67.08%
Male Employed6.37%
Female Employed0.72%
Female Unemployed0%

Fountain Hill Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fountain Hill Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Households$51,346$65,337
Families$55,625$77,587
Married Families$77,250$-999,999,999
Non Families$36,490$48,867

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Fountain Hill Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

39.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.6%

Male Marriage Rate

39.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Fountain Hill Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Fountain Hill 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 35-44.

Fountain Hill Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Fountain Hill Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

201

Number of Veterans

186

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam83
Second Gulf War47
First Gulf War39
Korea14
World War II0

Fountain Hill Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
35 to 5479
65 to 7477
75+41
55 to 644
18 to 340

Fountain Hill Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White1504.9%
Hispanic746.13%
2+ Races2714.59%
Other Race204.04%
Asian46.9%

Fountain Hill Veterans by Race

Fountain Hill Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

23.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fountain Hill Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Fountain Hill Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Fountain Hill Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Fountain Hill Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

58.87%

Born in Fountain Hill

88.09%

Native Born

11.91%

Foreign Born

9.52%

Non Citizen

2.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.09% of Fountain Hill residents were born in the United States, with 58.87% having been born in Pennsylvania. 9.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fountain Hill Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20294,746-9-0.19%
20284,755-9-0.19%
20274,764-9-0.19%
20264,773-9-0.19%
20254,782-9-0.19%
20244,791-9-0.19%
20234,800-9-0.19%
20224,809-20-0.41%
20214,82920.04%
20204,8271162.46%
20194,711-5-0.11%
20184,716160.34%
20174,700240.51%
20164,676120.26%
20154,66410.02%
20144,663120.26%
20134,651-3-0.06%
20124,65450.11%
20114,649250.54%
20104,624100.22%
20004,614-23-0.5%
19904,637-168-3.5%
19804,805-579-10.75%
19705,384-44-0.81%
19605,428-28-0.51%
19505,45665213.57%
19404,8042365.17%
19304,56800%
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Fountain Hill Population by Year