Greensburg, Pennsylvania Population 2021

13,949
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Greensburg is a city located in Westmoreland County Pennsylvania. It is also the county seat of Westmoreland County. With a 2020 population of 13,949, it is the 39th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 2434th largest city in the United States . Greensburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.58% annually and its population has decreased by -6.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,892 in 2010. Greensburg reached it's highest population of 17,558 in 1980. Spanning over 4 miles, Greensburg has a population density of 3,440 people per square mile.

The average household income in Greensburg is $55,105 with a poverty rate of 18.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $656 per month, and the median house value is $134,000. The median age in Greensburg is 38.8 years, 35.8 years for males, and 43.2 years for females.

Greensburg Demographics

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

  • White: 90.29%
  • Black or African American: 4.44%
  • Two or more races: 4.19%
  • Asian: 0.96%
  • Other race: 0.12%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Greensburg, Pennsylvania is 13,949 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,195.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,892.

Greensburg, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,90390.29%
Black or African American6344.44%
Two or More Races5994.19%
Asian1370.96%
Some Other Race170.12%
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Greensburg Population by Race

Greensburg Population Pyramid $2021

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Greensburg Median Age

38.8


Total

35.8


Male

43.2


Female

Greensburg Adults

There are 11,766 adults, (2,864 of whom are seniors) in Greensburg.

Greensburg Age Dependency

60.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Greensburg Sex Ratio

Female

8,011

56.06%

Male

6,279

43.94%

Greensburg Population by Age

Greensburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Greensburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.7%19.3%
Male55.1%44.9%
All49.4%50.6%
Non Family34.9%65.1%
Female33.5%66.5%

49.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Greensburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7021.9649.4
Non Family3,5331.1834.9
Married2,0292.8680.7
Female8552.7333.5
Male2852.8355.1

2.74

Average Family Size

1.96

Average Household Size

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Greensburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1441.46%
9th to 12th Grade5125.18%
High School Graduate2,99630.29%
Some College1,75117.70%
Associates Degree1,12911.42%
Bachelors Degree2,17121.95%
Graduate Degree1,18712.00%
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Greensburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Greensburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,0968,4813,149
Black34534386
2+ Races20618460
Hispanic16314627
Asian808036
Other Race1212

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 asian people with a rate of 45.00%.

Greensburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,266$40,674$30,347
Less Than 9th Grade$27,500$30,270$
High School Graduate$23,733$30,181$19,303
Some College$32,800$41,883$30,384
Bachelors Degree$40,337$41,493$36,103
Graduate Degree$57,161$59,432$56,169

$32,266

Average Earnings

$40,674

Average Male

$30,347

Average Female

Greensburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Greensburg Language by Age

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Greensburg Language

97.32% of Greensburg residents speak only English, while 2.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.90% of the population.

Greensburg Language

Greensburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,7932,06417.50%
Black54522340.92%
Multiple54012923.89%
Hispanic2336829.18%

18.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.32%

Male Poverty Rate

21.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greensburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greensburg is Black, with 40.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greensburg is White, with 17.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.59%.

Greensburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade42.61%
High School20.57%
Some College14.67%
Bachelors or Greater6.78%

Greensburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed68.70%
Male Unemployed27.16%
Female Employed10.90%
Male Employed6.81%

Greensburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Greensburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,058$55,105
Families$63,776$72,998
Married Families$83,588-
Non Families$25,668$37,884
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Income by Household Type

Greensburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.6%

Male Marriage Rate

30.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Greensburg Married by Age and Sex

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Greensburg Marriage

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

Greensburg Marital Status by Race

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Greensburg Marital Status

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680

Number of Veterans

629

Male Veterans

51

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam290
First Gulf War97
Korea86
Second Gulf War67
World War II21

Greensburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74246
75+160
55 to 64147
18 to 3467
35 to 5460

Greensburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6225.78%
2+ Races3612.63%
Black223.86%

Greensburg Veterans by Race

Greensburg Veterans by Education

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11.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greensburg Veterans by Education

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58.4%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Greensburg Employment by Age

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Greensburg Employment by Race

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Greensburg 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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81.32%

Born in Greensburg

97.73%

Native Born

2.27%

Foreign Born

0.86%

Non Citizen

1.41%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.73% of Greensburg residents were born in the United States, with 81.32% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Greensburg Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202113,949-82-0.58%
202014,031-82-0.58%
201914,113-82-0.58%
201814,195-87-0.61%
201714,282-126-0.87%
201614,408-54-0.37%
201514,462-103-0.71%
201414,565-94-0.64%
201314,659-34-0.23%
201214,693-110-0.74%
201114,803-82-0.55%
201014,885-1,004-0.65%
200015,889-429-0.27%
199016,318-1,240-0.73%
198017,5584810.28%
197017,077-306-0.18%
196017,3834600.27%
195016,9231800.11%
194016,7432350.14%
193016,5081,4750.94%
192015,0332,0211.45%
191013,0126,5047.17%
19006,5082,3064.47%
18904,2021,7025.33%
18802,5000.00%

Greensburg Population by Year