Glenolden, Pennsylvania Population 2021

7,194
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Glenolden is a city located in Delaware County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 7,194, it is the 115th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 3899th largest city in the United States . Glenolden is currently growing at a rate of 0.21% annually and its population has increased by 0.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,153 in 2010. Glenolden reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Glenolden has a population density of 7,381 people per square mile.

The average household income in Glenolden is $74,723 with a poverty rate of 12.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,022 per month, and the median house value is $159,100. The median age in Glenolden is 41.2 years, 37.6 years for males, and 43.3 years for females.

Glenolden Demographics

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

  • White: 86.41%
  • Black or African American: 9.19%
  • Two or more races: 3.42%
  • Asian: 0.98%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Glenolden, Pennsylvania is 7,194 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,164.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,153.

Glenolden, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,18886.41%
Black or African American6589.19%
Two or More Races2453.42%
Asian700.98%
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Glenolden Population by Race

Glenolden Population Pyramid $2021

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Glenolden Median Age

41.2


Total

37.6


Male

43.3


Female

Glenolden Adults

There are 5,739 adults, (1,092 of whom are seniors) in Glenolden.

Glenolden Age Dependency

54.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Glenolden Sex Ratio

Female

3,922

54.77%

Male

3,239

45.23%

Glenolden Population by Age

Glenolden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Glenolden Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family53.1%46.9%
Female55.7%44.3%
All65%35%
Male67.9%32.1%
Married81.7%18.3%

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Glenolden Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9122.4665
Non Family1,2041.1453.1
Married1,0403.5381.7
Female4063.2355.7
Male2623.0667.9

3.29

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Glenolden Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade821.58%
9th to 12th Grade2635.08%
High School Graduate2,43346.95%
Some College91117.58%
Associates Degree3626.99%
Bachelors Degree80915.61%
Graduate Degree3226.21%
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Glenolden Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Glenolden Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,4294,1531,015
Black51148653
Hispanic15110752
2+ Races737342
Asian606011

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 2+ races people with a rate of 57.53%.

Glenolden Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,869$51,005$33,723
Less Than 9th Grade$35,300$40,000$9,500
High School Graduate$36,567$45,104$23,281
Some College$40,921$56,477$34,321
Bachelors Degree$43,650$64,750$38,259
Graduate Degree$81,151$74,000$90,156

$40,869

Average Earnings

$51,005

Average Male

$33,723

Average Female

Glenolden Earnings by Educational Attainment

Glenolden Language by Age

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Glenolden Language

94.91% of Glenolden residents speak only English, while 5.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.88% of the population.

Glenolden Language

Glenolden Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,06571711.82%
Black65713821.00%
Multiple2357331.06%
Hispanic1992211.06%

12.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.69%

Male Poverty Rate

15.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Glenolden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Glenolden is Multiple, with 31.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Glenolden is Hispanic, with 11.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.67%.

Glenolden Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.65%
Some College14.14%
High School10.28%
Bachelors or Greater7.43%

Glenolden Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed71.43%
Male Unemployed10.59%
Female Employed7.29%
Male Employed2.27%

Glenolden Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Glenolden Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,879$74,723
Families$87,500$95,217
Married Families$112,955-
Non Families$32,095$42,351
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Income by Household Type

Glenolden Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.4%

Male Marriage Rate

36.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Glenolden Married by Age and Sex

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Glenolden Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Glenolden Marital Status by Race

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Glenolden Marital Status

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303

Number of Veterans

253

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam129
Second Gulf War35
First Gulf War30
Korea26
World War II19

Glenolden Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7499
75+82
35 to 5446
55 to 6441
18 to 3435

Glenolden Veterans by Age

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Glenolden Veterans by Race

Glenolden Veterans by Education

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8.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glenolden Veterans by Education

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68.6%

Labor Force Participation

66.1%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Glenolden Employment by Age

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Glenolden Employment by Race

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Glenolden 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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81.99%

Born in Glenolden

94.15%

Native Born

5.85%

Foreign Born

2.56%

Non Citizen

3.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.15% of Glenolden residents were born in the United States, with 81.99% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Glenolden Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217,194150.21%
20207,179150.21%
20197,164150.21%
20187,14920.03%
20177,147-14-0.20%
20167,161-4-0.06%
20157,165-7-0.10%
20147,17290.13%
20137,16360.08%
20127,157140.20%
20117,143-8-0.11%
20107,151-325-0.44%
20007,4762160.29%
19907,260-373-0.50%
19807,633-1,064-1.30%
19708,6971,4481.84%
19607,2497991.17%
19506,4501,6252.95%
19404,8253430.74%
19304,4820.00%

Glenolden Population by Year