Homestead, Pennsylvania Population 2021

3,121
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Homestead is a city located in Allegheny County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,121, it is the 303rd largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6127th largest city in the United States . Homestead is currently declining at a rate of -0.45% annually and its population has decreased by -1.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,165 in 2010. Homestead reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Homestead has a population density of 5,423 people per square mile.

The average household income in Homestead is $57,732 with a poverty rate of 29.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $722 per month, and the median house value is $50,200. The median age in Homestead is 36.8 years, 33.6 years for males, and 41.6 years for females.

Homestead Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 59.12%
  • White: 35.02%
  • Asian: 4.38%
  • Two or more races: 1.48%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Homestead, Pennsylvania is 3,121 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,149.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,165.

Homestead, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,87459.12%
White1,11035.02%
Asian1394.38%
Two or More Races471.48%
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Homestead Population by Race

Homestead Population Pyramid $2021

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Homestead Median Age

36.8


Total

33.6


Male

41.6


Female

Homestead Adults

There are 2,406 adults, (667 of whom are seniors) in Homestead.

Homestead Age Dependency

82.3

Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Homestead Sex Ratio

Female

1,632

51.48%

Male

1,538

48.52%

Homestead Population by Age

Homestead Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Homestead Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family17.1%82.9%
Male21.6%78.4%
All27.5%72.5%
Female29.4%70.6%
Married49.3%50.7%

27.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Homestead Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3592.2927.5
Non Family6151.1617.1
Female3303.4929.4
Married2982.8349.3
Male1163.5621.6

3.05

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Homestead Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade763.57%
9th to 12th Grade23511.04%
High School Graduate75535.46%
Some College48322.69%
Associates Degree23110.85%
Bachelors Degree1878.78%
Graduate Degree1627.61%
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Homestead Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Homestead Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,1861,059101
White770683218
Asian1031611
Hispanic4424
2+ Races363619

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 52.78%.

Homestead Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,024$28,400$22,043
Less Than 9th Grade$20,250$$21,071
High School Graduate$19,919$23,443$16,276
Some College$22,901$28,821$20,714
Bachelors Degree$63,363$63,452$
Graduate Degree$57,917$56,250$59,167

$24,024

Average Earnings

$28,400

Average Male

$22,043

Average Female

Homestead Earnings by Educational Attainment

Homestead Language by Age

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Homestead Language

90.18% of Homestead residents speak only English, while 9.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 5.54% of the population.

Homestead Language

Homestead Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,04143341.59%
Black1,87442422.63%
Hispanic797797.47%

29.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.52%

Male Poverty Rate

28.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Homestead

The race most likely to be in poverty in Homestead is Hispanic, with 97.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Homestead is Black, with 22.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 56.63%.

Homestead Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School27.68%
Bachelors or Greater27.51%
Some College24.37%
Less Than 9th Grade14.47%

Homestead Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed6.42%
Male Employed5.57%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Homestead Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Homestead Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$26,220$57,732
Families$31,023$80,813
Married Families$47,500-
Non Families$15,688$24,040
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Income by Household Type

Homestead Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

26.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.1%

Male Marriage Rate

26.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Homestead Married by Age and Sex

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Homestead Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Homestead Marital Status by Race

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Homestead Marital Status

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181

Number of Veterans

163

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam81
Korea20
First Gulf War18
World War II
Second Gulf War

Homestead Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7454
55 to 6448
75+45
35 to 5428
18 to 346

Homestead Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9310.32%
Black886.47%

Homestead Veterans by Race

Homestead Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

7.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Homestead Veterans by Education

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55.1%

Labor Force Participation

49.5%

Employment Rate

10.2%

Unemployment Rate

Homestead Employment by Age

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Homestead Employment by Race

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Homestead 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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78.52%

Born in Homestead

89.15%

Native Born

10.85%

Foreign Born

4.20%

Non Citizen

6.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.15% of Homestead residents were born in the United States, with 78.52% having been born in Pennsylvania. 4.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Homestead Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,121-14-0.45%
20203,135-14-0.44%
20193,149-14-0.44%
20183,163-19-0.60%
20173,182-25-0.78%
20163,207531.68%
20153,154-24-0.76%
20143,178-12-0.38%
20133,190-2-0.06%
20123,192-2-0.06%
20113,19420.06%
20103,192-377-1.11%
20003,569-610-1.57%
19904,179-913-1.96%
19805,092-1,217-2.12%
19706,309-1,193-1.72%
19607,502-2,544-2.88%
195010,046-8,995-6.19%
194019,041-1,100-0.56%
193020,141-311-0.15%
192020,4521,7390.89%
191018,7136,1594.07%
190012,5544,6434.73%
18907,9110.00%

Homestead Population by Year