Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania Population 2020

10,960

Lower Burrell is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 10,960, it is the 58th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 2903rd largest city in the United States. Lower Burrell is currently declining at a rate of -0.86% annually and its population has decreased by -6.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,761 in 2010. Lower Burrell reached it's highest population of 13,654 in 1970. Spanning over 12 miles, Lower Burrell has a population density of 973 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lower Burrell is $75,119 with a poverty rate of 7.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $755 per month, and the median house value is $141,900. The median age in Lower Burrell is 48.3 years, 48.3 years for males, and 48.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.2 males.

Lower Burrell Demographics

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

  • White: 97.55%
  • Asian: 1.31%
  • Two or more races: 0.84%
  • Black or African American: 0.30%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania is 10,960, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,150.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,761.

Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,04497.55%
Asian1481.31%
Two or More Races950.84%
Black or African American340.30%

Lower Burrell Population Pyramid 2020

Lower Burrell Median Age

48.3


Total

48.3


Male

48.4


Female

Lower Burrell Adults

There are 9,168 adults, (2,673 of whom are seniors) in Lower Burrell.

Lower Burrell Age Dependency

74.3

Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lower Burrell Sex Ratio

Female

5,921

52.30%

Male

5,400

47.70%

Lower Burrell Households and Families

Lower Burrell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lower Burrell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.2%7.8%
All82.9%17.1%
Male74%26%
Non Family72.9%27.1%
Female64%36%

82.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,7582.3582.9
Married2,6572.992.2
Non Family1,4591.1772.9
Female4422.7964
Male2002.7674

2.83

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lower Burrell Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1321.55%
9th to 12th Grade2873.37%
High School Graduate3,48840.91%
Some College1,38016.19%
Associates Degree1,07512.61%
Bachelors Degree1,37516.13%
Graduate Degree7899.25%

Lower Burrell Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,2387,8882,093
Hispanic1279031
Asian1047918
Multiple Races717142
Black342711

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 multiple races people with a rate of 59.15%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,454$51,081$32,356
Less Than High School$19,122$19,625$18,529
High School Grad$32,639$43,462$26,987
Some College$41,667$52,788$30,465
Bachelors Degree$50,598$50,542$50,703
Graduate Degree$62,756$63,910$57,750

$41,454

Average Earnings

$51,081

Average Male

$32,356

Average Female

Lower Burrell Language

Lower Burrell Language by Age

Lower Burrell Language

96.22% of Lower Burrell residents speak only English, while 3.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.57% of the population.

Lower Burrell Poverty

Lower Burrell Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,7238387.81%
Black341750.00%

7.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.42%

Male Poverty Rate

10.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lower Burrell

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lower Burrell is White, with 7.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.06%.

Name Poverty
High School8.30%
Some College4.64%
Bachelors or Greater2.00%
Less Than High School1.76%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed19.71%
Male Unemployed5.29%
Female Employed4.73%
Male Employed2.31%

Lower Burrell Income

Lower Burrell Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$63,929$75,119
Families$76,571$87,142
Married Families$80,908-
Non Families$33,892$45,089

Lower Burrell Marital Status

Lower Burrell Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lower Burrell Married by Age and Sex

Lower Burrell 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 55-64.

Lower Burrell Marital Status by Race

Lower Burrell Veterans

922

Number of Veterans

914

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam370
Korea123
First Gulf War111
World War II45
Second Gulf War28
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74390
75+347
35 to 5495
55 to 6478
18 to 3412
Name Veterans % of Total
White90910.15%
2 or More1216.90%
Black12.94%

$Lower Burrell Veterans by Education

1.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lower Burrell Employment Status

60.7%

Labor Force Participation

57.1%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Lower Burrell 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

89.74%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.29%

Native Born

1.71%

Foreign Born

0.31%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.29% of Lower Burrell residents were born in the United States, with 89.74% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202010,960-95-0.86%
201911,055-95-0.85%
201811,150-67-0.60%
201711,217-95-0.84%
201611,312-96-0.84%
201511,408-85-0.74%
201411,493-86-0.74%
201311,579-37-0.32%
201211,616-76-0.65%
201111,692-61-0.52%
201011,753-855-0.70%
200012,6083570.29%
199012,251-949-0.74%
198013,200-454-0.34%
197013,6541,7021.34%
196011,9520.00%