Lansford, Pennsylvania Population 2020

3,845

Lansford is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,845, it is the 260th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5520th largest city in the United States. Lansford is currently growing at a rate of 0.39% annually but its population has decreased by -2.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,941 in 2010. Lansford reached it's highest population of 9,632 in 1930. Spanning over 2 miles, Lansford has a population density of 2,503 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lansford is $47,170 with a poverty rate of 22.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $695 per month, and the median house value is $49,000. The median age in Lansford is 38 years, 39 years for males, and 35.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.0 males.

Lansford Demographics

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

  • White: 99.47%
  • Other race: 0.21%
  • Two or more races: 0.21%
  • Black or African American: 0.11%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lansford, Pennsylvania is 3,845, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,815.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,941.

Lansford, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,78899.47%
Two or More Races80.21%
Some Other Race80.21%
Black or African American40.11%

Lansford Population Pyramid 2020

Lansford Median Age

38


Total

39


Male

35.6


Female

Lansford Adults

There are 2,966 adults, (557 of whom are seniors) in Lansford.

Lansford Age Dependency

58.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35

Child Dependency Ratio

Lansford Sex Ratio

Female

1,953

51.29%

Male

1,855

48.71%

Lansford Households and Families

Lansford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lansford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male74.1%25.9%
Married67.7%32.3%
Non Family64.4%35.6%
All63.8%36.2%
Female44.8%55.2%

63.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6682.2863.8
Non Family8341.1764.4
Married5323.2367.7
Female1943.8644.8
Male1083.2674.1

3.22

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

8.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lansford Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade672.54%
9th to 12th Grade2419.13%
High School Graduate1,10641.89%
Some College46117.46%
Associates Degree48318.30%
Bachelors Degree1445.45%
Graduate Degree1385.23%

Lansford Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,5362,251282
Hispanic9270
Other Race8
Multiple Races88
Black43

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.12%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,764$30,819$26,971
Less Than High School$20,625$27,663$18,125
High School Grad$21,528$29,167$19,096
Some College$31,027$22,083$39,375
Bachelors Degree$54,732$59,219$
Graduate Degree$47,938$$47,875

$28,764

Average Earnings

$30,819

Average Male

$26,971

Average Female

Lansford Language

Lansford Language by Age

Lansford Language

97.90% of Lansford residents speak only English, while 2.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.33% of the population.

Lansford Poverty

Lansford Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,52775321.35%
Hispanic24611145.12%
Black4250.00%

22.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.11%

Male Poverty Rate

23.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lansford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lansford is Black, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lansford is White, with 21.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.07%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School49.35%
High School21.07%
Some College10.06%
Bachelors or Greater6.03%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed47.20%
Female Unemployed41.46%
Male Employed14.18%
Female Employed5.47%

Lansford Income

Lansford Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,107$47,170
Families$51,184$61,675
Married Families$72,857-
Non Families$23,955$30,261

Lansford Marital Status

Lansford Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.9%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Lansford Married by Age and Sex

Lansford 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 35-44.

Lansford Marital Status by Race

Lansford Veterans

241

Number of Veterans

230

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea62
Vietnam49
Second Gulf War37
First Gulf War19
World War II

$Lansford Veterans by Education

15.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lansford Employment Status

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

11.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lansford 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

84.35%

Born in Pennsylvania

99.24%

Native Born

0.76%

Foreign Born

0.45%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.24% of Lansford residents were born in the United States, with 84.35% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,845150.39%
20193,830150.39%
20183,815170.45%
20173,798150.40%
20163,783-20-0.53%
20153,803-36-0.94%
20143,839-25-0.65%
20133,864-21-0.54%
20123,885-27-0.69%
20113,912-26-0.66%
20103,938-292-0.71%
20004,230-353-0.80%
19904,5831170.26%
19804,466-702-1.45%
19705,168-790-1.41%
19605,958-1,529-2.26%
19507,487-1,223-1.50%
19408,710-922-1.00%
19309,63270.01%
19209,6251,3041.47%
19108,3213,4335.46%
19004,8888842.01%
18904,0040.00%