Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,759

Fountain Hill is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,759, it is the 201st largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4895th largest city in the United States. Fountain Hill is currently growing at a rate of 0.46% annually and its population has increased by 3.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,597 in 2010. Fountain Hill reached it's highest population of 5,456 in 1950. Spanning over 1 miles, Fountain Hill has a population density of 6,472 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fountain Hill is $58,584 with a poverty rate of 13.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $740 per month, and the median house value is $134,400. The median age in Fountain Hill is 42.9 years, 39.3 years for males, and 48.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.8 males.

Fountain Hill Demographics

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

  • White: 83.85%
  • Black or African American: 7.59%
  • Two or more races: 4.26%
  • Other race: 2.37%
  • Asian: 1.93%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania is 4,759, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,715.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,597.

Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,92083.85%
Black or African American3557.59%
Two or More Races1994.26%
Some Other Race1112.37%
Asian901.93%

Fountain Hill Population Pyramid 2020

Fountain Hill Median Age

42.9


Total

39.3


Male

48.1


Female

Fountain Hill Adults

There are 3,894 adults, (955 of whom are seniors) in Fountain Hill.

Fountain Hill Age Dependency

59.1

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Fountain Hill Sex Ratio

Female

2,557

54.70%

Male

2,118

45.30%

Fountain Hill Households and Families

Fountain Hill Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fountain Hill Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
Female74.5%25.5%
All62%38%
Non Family44.5%55.5%
Male38%62%

62.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0842.1362
Non Family1,0071.1544.5
Married7052.9783.1
Female3223.2174.5
Male502.9438

2.93

Average Family Size

2.13

Average Household Size

9.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fountain Hill Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2436.95%
9th to 12th Grade39911.41%
High School Graduate1,07830.82%
Some College64818.52%
Associates Degree36010.29%
Bachelors Degree48113.75%
Graduate Degree2898.26%

Fountain Hill Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3102,027576
Hispanic857546134
Black19917113
Other Race917412
Asian907026
Multiple Races767621

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 28.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,462$43,447$33,879
Less Than High School$34,293$40,066$
High School Grad$35,865$36,875$34,318
Some College$36,462$42,500$29,250
Bachelors Degree$47,031$48,458$45,605
Graduate Degree$56,295$64,773$55,402

$40,462

Average Earnings

$43,447

Average Male

$33,879

Average Female

Fountain Hill Language

Fountain Hill Language by Age

Fountain Hill Language

75.02% of Fountain Hill residents speak only English, while 24.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.44% of the population.

Fountain Hill Poverty

Fountain Hill Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,17927723.49%
White2,7172248.24%
Black3299528.88%
Multiple1974221.32%

13.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.62%

Male Poverty Rate

12.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fountain Hill

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fountain Hill is Black, with 28.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fountain Hill is White, with 8.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.77%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.17%
Some College14.27%
High School10.36%
Bachelors or Greater2.65%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed65.38%
Female Unemployed42.15%
Male Employed4.52%
Female Employed3.53%

Fountain Hill Income

Fountain Hill Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,356$58,584
Families$62,559$69,282
Married Families$74,792-
Non Families$33,480$43,961

Fountain Hill Marital Status

Fountain Hill Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.3%

Male Marriage Rate

34.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Fountain Hill Married by Age and Sex

Fountain Hill 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 35-44.

Fountain Hill Marital Status by Race

Fountain Hill Veterans

286

Number of Veterans

271

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam131
First Gulf War20
Korea17
Second Gulf War17
World War II

$Fountain Hill Veterans by Education

37.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fountain Hill Employment Status

61.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Fountain Hill 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

64.32%

Born in Pennsylvania

94.72%

Native Born

5.28%

Foreign Born

2.65%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.72% of Fountain Hill residents were born in the United States, with 64.32% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.65% 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
20204,759220.46%
20194,737220.47%
20184,715160.34%
20174,699220.47%
20164,67790.19%
20154,6680.00%
20144,668120.26%
20134,656-3-0.06%
20124,65950.11%
20114,654240.52%
20104,630160.03%
20004,614-23-0.05%
19904,637-168-0.36%
19804,805-579-1.13%
19705,384-44-0.08%
19605,428-28-0.05%
19505,4566521.28%
19404,8042360.51%
19304,5680.00%