Littlestown, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,547

Littlestown is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,547, it is the 216th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5023rd largest city in the United States. Littlestown is currently growing at a rate of 0.53% annually and its population has increased by 2.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,434 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Littlestown has a population density of 3,026 people per square mile.

The average household income in Littlestown is $66,191 with a poverty rate of 5.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $909 per month, and the median house value is $172,400. The median age in Littlestown is 37.9 years, 36.2 years for males, and 39.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.7 males.

Littlestown Demographics

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

  • White: 92.17%
  • Other race: 3.36%
  • Two or more races: 3.11%
  • Black or African American: 1.37%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Littlestown, Pennsylvania is 4,547, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,499.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,434.

Littlestown, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,11892.17%
Some Other Race1503.36%
Two or More Races1393.11%
Black or African American611.37%

Littlestown Population Pyramid 2020

Littlestown Median Age

37.9


Total

36.2


Male

39.7


Female

Littlestown Adults

There are 3,362 adults, (714 of whom are seniors) in Littlestown.

Littlestown Age Dependency

68.7

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Littlestown Sex Ratio

Female

2,472

55.33%

Male

1,996

44.67%

Littlestown Households and Families

Littlestown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Littlestown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.6%22.4%
All67.2%32.8%
Non Family64.3%35.7%
Male62.4%37.6%
Female35.9%64.1%

67.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8492.4267.2
Married8973.1877.6
Non Family6441.164.3
Female2233.0835.9
Male852.6662.4

3.07

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Littlestown Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade872.96%
9th to 12th Grade1896.43%
High School Graduate1,15739.38%
Some College65422.26%
Associates Degree36112.29%
Bachelors Degree31910.86%
Graduate Degree1715.82%

Littlestown Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,7382,509456
Multiple Races89898
Hispanic8538
Other Race7326
Black262626

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,042$50,500$31,523
Less Than High School$50,665$$23,214
High School Grad$37,917$45,329$29,444
Some College$36,250$50,658$31,563
Bachelors Degree$42,500$42,500$42,500
Graduate Degree$68,750$62,368$69,063

$41,042

Average Earnings

$50,500

Average Male

$31,523

Average Female

Littlestown Language

Littlestown Language by Age

Littlestown Language

95.84% of Littlestown residents speak only English, while 4.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.04% of the population.

Littlestown Poverty

Littlestown Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,0851904.65%
Hispanic1622515.43%
Black611524.59%
Other150138.67%

5.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.18%

Male Poverty Rate

7.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Littlestown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Littlestown is Black, with 24.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Littlestown is White, with 4.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.52%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.51%
High School4.06%
Bachelors or Greater3.47%
Some College1.87%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed32.35%
Female Unemployed13.04%
Female Employed3.63%
Male Employed0.00%

Littlestown Income

Littlestown Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,591$66,191
Families$68,683$74,537
Married Families$74,261-
Non Families$36,940$47,582

Littlestown Marital Status

Littlestown Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Littlestown Married by Age and Sex

Littlestown 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.

Littlestown Marital Status by Race

Littlestown Veterans

333

Number of Veterans

317

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam98
Second Gulf War82
First Gulf War67
Korea28
World War II

$Littlestown Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Littlestown Employment Status

68.9%

Labor Force Participation

66%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Littlestown 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

44.81%

Born in Pennsylvania

95.66%

Native Born

4.34%

Foreign Born

3.49%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.66% of Littlestown residents were born in the United States, with 44.81% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,547240.53%
20194,523240.53%
20184,499180.40%
20174,481240.54%
20164,45760.13%
20154,451160.36%
20144,435140.32%
20134,421-5-0.11%
20124,426-8-0.18%
20114,434-2-0.05%
20104,4364891.17%
20003,9479732.87%
19902,9741040.36%
19802,870-156-0.53%
19703,0262700.94%
19602,7561210.45%
19502,6350.00%