Girard, Pennsylvania Population 2021

2,859
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Girard is a city located in Erie County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 2,859, it is the 326th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6394th largest city in the United States . Girard is currently declining at a rate of -0.94% annually and its population has decreased by -7.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,104 in 2010. Girard reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Girard has a population density of 1,220 people per square mile.

The average household income in Girard is $62,282 with a poverty rate of 13.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $587 per month, and the median house value is $129,800. The median age in Girard is 40.1 years, 49.6 years for males, and 34.9 years for females.

Girard Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Girardwas:

  • White: 96.30%
  • Black or African American: 2.69%
  • Two or more races: 1.01%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Girard, Pennsylvania is 2,859 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,913.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,104.

Girard, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,86596.30%
Black or African American802.69%
Two or More Races301.01%
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Girard Population by Race

Girard Population Pyramid $2021

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Girard Median Age

40.1


Total

49.6


Male

34.9


Female

Girard Adults

There are 2,291 adults, (556 of whom are seniors) in Girard.

Girard Age Dependency

71.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Girard Sex Ratio

Female

1,662

55.87%

Male

1,313

44.13%

Girard Population by Age

Girard Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Girard Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female33.1%66.9%
Non Family39.4%60.6%
All60.3%39.7%
Male61%39%
Married87.9%12.1%

60.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Girard Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1522.5860.3
Married4613.4787.9
Non Family4521.2339.4
Female1214.2333.1
Male1182.6261

3.34

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Girard Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1316.56%
9th to 12th Grade824.10%
High School Graduate94947.50%
Some College22111.06%
Associates Degree24412.21%
Bachelors Degree25912.96%
Graduate Degree1125.61%
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Girard Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Girard Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8711,685354
Hispanic11083
Black171717

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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Girard Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,833$41,549$30,038
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$31,211$31,853$28,854
Some College$35,667$47,796$21,027
Bachelors Degree$37,206$43,716$31,292
Graduate Degree$54,808$53,510$72,917

$34,833

Average Earnings

$41,549

Average Male

$30,038

Average Female

Girard Earnings by Educational Attainment

Girard Language by Age

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Girard Language

98.30% of Girard residents speak only English, while 1.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.13% of the population.

Girard Language

Girard Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,50637414.92%
Hispanic353277.65%

13.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.81%

Male Poverty Rate

14.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Girard

The race most likely to be in poverty in Girard is White, with 14.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Girard is Hispanic, with 7.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.51%.

Girard Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade47.89%
High School13.28%
Some College3.87%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Girard Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.99%
Female Employed2.45%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Girard Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Girard Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,875$62,282
Families$69,276$79,150
Married Families$85,486-
Non Families$31,447$32,561
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Income by Household Type

Girard Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.5%

Male Marriage Rate

36.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Girard Married by Age and Sex

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Girard 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.

Girard Marital Status by Race

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Girard Marital Status

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180

Number of Veterans

169

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War56
Vietnam42
First Gulf War36
World War II16
Korea

Girard Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5460
65 to 7442
75+33
18 to 3428
55 to 6417

Girard Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1637.17%
Black17100.00%

Girard Veterans by Race

Girard Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Girard Veterans by Education

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58.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

1%

Unemployment Rate

Girard Employment by Age

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Girard Employment by Race

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Girard Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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85.78%

Born in Girard

96.71%

Native Born

3.29%

Foreign Born

2.18%

Non Citizen

1.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.71% of Girard residents were born in the United States, with 85.78% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Girard Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,859-27-0.94%
20202,886-27-0.93%
20192,913-27-0.92%
20182,940-31-1.04%
20172,971-35-1.16%
20163,006-25-0.82%
20153,031-22-0.72%
20143,053-19-0.62%
20133,072-14-0.45%
20123,086-9-0.29%
20113,095-11-0.35%
20103,106-58-0.18%
20003,1642850.95%
19902,8792640.97%
19802,61520.01%
19702,6131090.43%
19602,5040.00%

Girard Population by Year