Hermitage, Pennsylvania Population 2021

15,361
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Hermitage is a city located in Mercer County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 15,361, it is the 36th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 2280th largest city in the United States . Hermitage is currently declining at a rate of -0.36% annually and its population has decreased by -5.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,220 in 2010. Hermitage reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 30 miles, Hermitage has a population density of 521 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hermitage is $75,796 with a poverty rate of 10.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $808 per month, and the median house value is $149,000. The median age in Hermitage is 49.1 years, 45.9 years for males, and 52.7 years for females.

Hermitage Demographics

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

  • White: 91.78%
  • Black or African American: 4.88%
  • Asian: 2.08%
  • Two or more races: 1.08%
  • Other race: 0.10%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hermitage, Pennsylvania is 15,361 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,471.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 16,220.

Hermitage, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,40391.78%
Black or African American7664.88%
Asian3262.08%
Two or More Races1701.08%
Some Other Race150.10%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.08%
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Hermitage Population by Race

Hermitage Population Pyramid $2021

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Hermitage Median Age

49.1


Total

45.9


Male

52.7


Female

Hermitage Adults

There are 12,897 adults, (4,199 of whom are seniors) in Hermitage.

Hermitage Age Dependency

80.4

Age Dependency Ratio

48.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Hermitage Sex Ratio

Female

8,084

51.51%

Male

7,609

48.49%

Hermitage Population by Age

Hermitage Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hermitage Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female45.1%54.9%
Non Family60.4%39.6%
All71.9%28.1%
Male76.6%23.4%
Married85%15%

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hermitage Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,2192.1471.9
Married3,4402.7585
Non Family2,8351.1660.4
Female5432.5645.1
Male4013.2376.6

2.69

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

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Hermitage Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1381.16%
9th to 12th Grade6405.37%
High School Graduate4,45037.30%
Some College1,90415.96%
Associates Degree1,0688.95%
Bachelors Degree2,15118.03%
Graduate Degree1,57813.23%
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Hermitage Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hermitage Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White11,01310,3543,436
Black553501141
Asian15413497
2+ Races1067455
Hispanic7573
Other Race1515
Native American13

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 62.99%.

Hermitage Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,693$51,548$29,685
Less Than 9th Grade$$11,172$25,300
High School Graduate$28,566$39,718$23,500
Some College$34,444$47,548$25,967
Bachelors Degree$48,901$60,737$38,625
Graduate Degree$59,020$79,141$46,384

$38,693

Average Earnings

$51,548

Average Male

$29,685

Average Female

Hermitage Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hermitage Language by Age

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Hermitage Language

97.80% of Hermitage residents speak only English, while 2.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.15% of the population.

Hermitage Language

Hermitage Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,0191,1648.30%
Black72121830.24%
Asian3267623.31%
Hispanic1645734.76%
Multiple1692917.16%
Other1515100.00%

10.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.79%

Male Poverty Rate

10.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hermitage

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hermitage is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hermitage is White, with 8.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.30%.

Hermitage Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.20%
High School10.79%
Some College7.26%
Bachelors or Greater1.72%

Hermitage Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed54.95%
Male Unemployed39.66%
Female Employed5.83%
Male Employed4.01%

Hermitage Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hermitage Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,026$75,796
Families$74,167$94,194
Married Families$90,543-
Non Families$35,323$45,580
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Income by Household Type

Hermitage Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Hermitage Married by Age and Sex

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Hermitage 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 35-44.

Hermitage Marital Status by Race

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Hermitage Marital Status

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1,488

Number of Veterans

1,405

Male Veterans

83

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam582
Korea199
World War II197
First Gulf War170
Second Gulf War91

Hermitage Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+587
65 to 74512
35 to 54176
55 to 64165
18 to 3448

Hermitage Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,39311.64%
Black9515.50%

Hermitage Veterans by Race

Hermitage Veterans by Education

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5.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hermitage Veterans by Education

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60.2%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hermitage Employment by Age

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Hermitage Employment by Race

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Hermitage 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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81.07%

Born in Hermitage

98.03%

Native Born

1.97%

Foreign Born

0.34%

Non Citizen

1.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.03% of Hermitage residents were born in the United States, with 81.07% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hermitage Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202115,361-55-0.36%
202015,416-55-0.36%
201915,471-55-0.35%
201815,526-145-0.93%
201715,671-144-0.91%
201615,815-149-0.93%
201515,964-126-0.78%
201416,090-67-0.41%
201316,157-82-0.50%
201216,239-83-0.51%
201116,322-104-0.63%
201016,4262690.17%
200016,1578570.55%
199015,3000.00%

Hermitage Population by Year