Greencastle, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,000

Greencastle is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,000, it is the 249th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5402nd largest city in the United States. Greencastle is currently declining at a rate of -0.05% annually but its population has increased by 0.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,996 in 2010. Greencastle reached it's highest population of 4,026 in 2014. Spanning over 2 miles, Greencastle has a population density of 2,520 people per square mile.

The average household income in Greencastle is $73,093 with a poverty rate of 3.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $858 per month, and the median house value is $170,700. The median age in Greencastle is 39.4 years, 34.8 years for males, and 41.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.7 males.

Greencastle Demographics

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

  • White: 87.47%
  • Black or African American: 7.98%
  • Two or more races: 3.43%
  • Asian: 0.85%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Greencastle, Pennsylvania is 4,000, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,004.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,996.

Greencastle, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,51787.47%
Black or African American3217.98%
Two or More Races1383.43%
Asian340.85%
Some Other Race110.27%

Greencastle Population Pyramid 2020

Greencastle Median Age

39.4


Total

34.8


Male

41.8


Female

Greencastle Adults

There are 3,168 adults, (776 of whom are seniors) in Greencastle.

Greencastle Age Dependency

68.1

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Greencastle Sex Ratio

Female

2,055

51.11%

Male

1,966

48.89%

Greencastle Households and Families

Greencastle Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Greencastle Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married74.8%25.2%
All61.4%38.6%
Female46.8%53.2%
Non Family43.8%56.3%

61.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6722.3961.4
Married8173.1874.8
Non Family5601.1343.8
Female2332.5446.8
Male622.92100

2.98

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Greencastle Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade451.60%
9th to 12th Grade1023.62%
High School Graduate1,16041.19%
Some College46916.65%
Associates Degree1796.36%
Bachelors Degree46316.44%
Graduate Degree39814.13%

Greencastle Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,5382,413680
Black12710762
Multiple Races858580
Hispanic363430
Asian22229
Other Race119

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 multiple races people with a rate of 94.12%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,742$44,844$33,846
Less Than High School$53,047$$
High School Grad$34,615$36,763$26,989
Some College$36,976$48,958$32,135
Bachelors Degree$57,926$59,156$43,214
Graduate Degree$57,536$57,841$

$37,742

Average Earnings

$44,844

Average Male

$33,846

Average Female

Greencastle Language

Greencastle Language by Age

Greencastle Language

91.89% of Greencastle residents speak only English, while 8.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.85% of the population.

Greencastle Poverty

Greencastle Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,4841143.27%
Asian341235.29%
Black32151.56%

3.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.27%

Male Poverty Rate

5.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greencastle

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greencastle is Asian, with 35.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greencastle is Black, with 1.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.27%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School4.76%
Bachelors or Greater4.07%
High School3.71%
Some College2.16%
Name Poverty
Female Employed4.77%
Male Employed0.18%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Greencastle Income

Greencastle Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,833$73,093
Families$70,650$84,998
Married Families$81,103-
Non Families$39,167$45,159

Greencastle Marital Status

Greencastle Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Greencastle Married by Age and Sex

Greencastle 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 35-44.

Greencastle Marital Status by Race

Greencastle Veterans

300

Number of Veterans

285

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War66
Vietnam61
Second Gulf War59
Korea25
World War II16
Name Veterans % of Total
White2639.39%
Black2510.64%
2 or More1212.12%
Hispanic38.33%

$Greencastle Veterans by Education

2.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greencastle Employment Status

65.2%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Greencastle 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

59.34%

Born in Pennsylvania

94.88%

Native Born

5.12%

Foreign Born

0.42%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.88% of Greencastle residents were born in the United States, with 59.34% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,000-2-0.05%
20194,002-2-0.05%
20184,004-16-0.40%
20174,020-2-0.05%
20164,02230.07%
20154,019-7-0.17%
20144,02630.07%
20134,02390.22%
20124,014170.43%
20113,99770.18%
20103,9902680.70%
20003,7221220.33%
19903,600-79-0.22%
19803,6793861.11%
19703,2933050.98%
19602,9883271.17%
19502,6611500.58%
19402,511-46-0.18%
19302,5570.00%