Glenolden, Pennsylvania Population 2020

7,109

Glenolden is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 7,109, it is the 119th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 3912th largest city in the United States. Glenolden is currently declining at a rate of -0.22% annually and its population has decreased by -0.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,153 in 2010. Glenolden reached it's highest population of 8,697 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, Glenolden has a population density of 7,293 people per square mile.

The average household income in Glenolden is $72,587 with a poverty rate of 10.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,003 per month, and the median house value is $152,900. The median age in Glenolden is 40.7 years, 37.1 years for males, and 43.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.0 males.

Glenolden Demographics

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

  • White: 84.75%
  • Black or African American: 10.89%
  • Two or more races: 3.75%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.28%
  • Asian: 0.18%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Glenolden, Pennsylvania is 7,109, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,141.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,153.

Glenolden, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,05784.75%
Black or African American77810.89%
Two or More Races2683.75%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander200.28%
Asian130.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.15%

Glenolden Population Pyramid 2020

Glenolden Median Age

40.7


Total

37.1


Male

43.5


Female

Glenolden Adults

There are 5,792 adults, (1,097 of whom are seniors) in Glenolden.

Glenolden Age Dependency

52.2

Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Glenolden Sex Ratio

Female

3,802

53.20%

Male

3,345

46.80%

Glenolden Households and Families

Glenolden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Glenolden Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.1%17.9%
Male69.6%30.4%
All65.1%34.9%
Non Family54%46%
Female45.3%54.7%

65.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8642.4965.1
Non Family1,1001.154
Married1,0923.6682.1
Female3862.8645.3
Male2862.8869.6

3.27

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Glenolden Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade901.74%
9th to 12th Grade3065.91%
High School Graduate2,44547.21%
Some College98619.04%
Associates Degree3556.85%
Bachelors Degree75014.48%
Graduate Degree2474.77%

Glenolden Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,3624,053833
Black57354370
Hispanic18313774
Multiple Races646447
Islander202020
Asian1313
Native American11

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,490$46,023$32,405
Less Than High School$36,054$36,961$9,028
High School Grad$35,109$41,405$22,450
Some College$40,185$53,990$31,935
Bachelors Degree$51,042$61,713$40,543
Graduate Degree$88,139$$88,444

$40,490

Average Earnings

$46,023

Average Male

$32,405

Average Female

Glenolden Language

Glenolden Language by Age

Glenolden Language

93.98% of Glenolden residents speak only English, while 6.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.02% of the population.

Glenolden Poverty

Glenolden Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,8615369.15%
Black77818824.16%
Hispanic286217.34%

10.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.89%

Male Poverty Rate

12.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Glenolden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Glenolden is Black, with 24.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Glenolden is Hispanic, with 7.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.66%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.87%
High School11.12%
Some College9.99%
Bachelors or Greater4.31%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.78%
Male Unemployed11.90%
Female Employed6.73%
Male Employed2.82%

Glenolden Income

Glenolden Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,274$72,587
Families$85,429$91,172
Married Families$100,526-
Non Families$31,142$39,956

Glenolden Marital Status

Glenolden Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.3%

Male Marriage Rate

37.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Glenolden Married by Age and Sex

Glenolden 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 45-54.

Glenolden Marital Status by Race

Glenolden Veterans

356

Number of Veterans

288

Male Veterans

68

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam144
First Gulf War47
Second Gulf War39
World War II15
Korea8

$Glenolden Veterans by Education

15.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glenolden Employment Status

68.7%

Labor Force Participation

66.1%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Glenolden 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

80.44%

Born in Pennsylvania

93.77%

Native Born

6.23%

Foreign Born

2.49%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.77% of Glenolden residents were born in the United States, with 80.44% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20207,109-16-0.22%
20197,125-16-0.22%
20187,141-1-0.01%
20177,142-16-0.22%
20167,158-6-0.08%
20157,164-9-0.13%
20147,173100.14%
20137,16360.08%
20127,157140.20%
20117,143-6-0.08%
20107,149-327-0.45%
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%