Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania Population 2020

3,914

Mahanoy City is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,914, it is the 253rd largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5465th largest city in the United States. Mahanoy City is currently declining at a rate of -0.66% annually and its population has decreased by -5.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,162 in 2010. Mahanoy City reached it's highest population of 15,936 in 1910. Spanning over 1 miles, Mahanoy City has a population density of 7,679 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mahanoy City is $43,339 with a poverty rate of 32.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $766 per month, and the median house value is $27,900. The median age in Mahanoy City is 30.6 years, 30.5 years for males, and 30.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 83.1 males.

Mahanoy City Demographics

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

  • White: 81.83%
  • Other race: 6.57%
  • Black or African American: 5.38%
  • Two or more races: 4.88%
  • Asian: 1.14%
  • Native American: 0.20%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania is 3,914, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,966.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,162.

Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,28881.83%
Some Other Race2646.57%
Black or African American2165.38%
Two or More Races1964.88%
Asian461.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.20%

Mahanoy City Population Pyramid 2020

Mahanoy City Median Age

30.6


Total

30.5


Male

30.7


Female

Mahanoy City Adults

There are 2,879 adults, (585 of whom are seniors) in Mahanoy City.

Mahanoy City Age Dependency

75.2

Age Dependency Ratio

25.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Mahanoy City Sex Ratio

Female

2,195

54.63%

Male

1,823

45.37%

Mahanoy City Households and Families

Mahanoy City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mahanoy City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male90.5%9.5%
Married76.8%23.2%
All61%39%
Non Family51.7%48.3%
Female48.5%51.5%

61.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5752.5561
Non Family6301.1151.7
Female4083.748.5
Married3583.4276.8
Male1793.2390.5

3.22

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

10.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

3.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mahanoy City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade903.67%
9th to 12th Grade36314.82%
High School Graduate1,26851.78%
Some College31913.03%
Associates Degree2409.80%
Bachelors Degree1315.35%
Graduate Degree381.55%

Mahanoy City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0761,745131
Hispanic19512430
Other Race1229930
Black11564
Asian4646
Multiple Races3418
Native American888

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,817$27,205$21,463
Less Than High School$17,695$26,058$
High School Grad$25,536$29,375$21,051
Some College$29,271$26,389$39,625
Bachelors Degree$32,014$$32,361
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,817

Average Earnings

$27,205

Average Male

$21,463

Average Female

Mahanoy City Language

Mahanoy City Language by Age

Mahanoy City Language

90.67% of Mahanoy City residents speak only English, while 9.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.82% of the population.

Mahanoy City Poverty

Mahanoy City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,20989527.89%
Black21620393.98%
Hispanic48119039.50%
Multiple19611357.65%
Other2643011.36%

32.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.82%

Male Poverty Rate

32.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mahanoy City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mahanoy City is Black, with 93.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mahanoy City is Other, with 11.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.54%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.20%
Bachelors or Greater31.36%
High School22.79%
Some College16.28%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.45%
Female Employed22.02%
Male Unemployed17.76%
Male Employed13.18%

Mahanoy City Income

Mahanoy City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,337$43,339
Families$34,297$51,287
Married Families$55,282-
Non Families$18,933$26,022

Mahanoy City Marital Status

Mahanoy City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

26.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.3%

Male Marriage Rate

24.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Mahanoy City Married by Age and Sex

Mahanoy City 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 55-64.

Mahanoy City Marital Status by Race

Mahanoy City Veterans

198

Number of Veterans

191

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam66
Korea33
First Gulf War25
World War II14
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+68
65 to 7460
55 to 6452
35 to 5418
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1877.41%
Hispanic115.05%
Other117.59%

$Mahanoy City Veterans by Education

9.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mahanoy City Employment Status

52.6%

Labor Force Participation

45.5%

Employment Rate

13.5%

Unemployment Rate

Mahanoy City 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

80.49%

Born in Pennsylvania

95.77%

Native Born

4.23%

Foreign Born

3.38%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.77% of Mahanoy City residents were born in the United States, with 80.49% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.38% 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
20203,914-26-0.66%
20193,940-26-0.66%
20183,966-18-0.45%
20173,984-26-0.65%
20164,010-26-0.64%
20154,036-34-0.84%
20144,070-31-0.76%
20134,101-18-0.44%
20124,119-21-0.51%
20114,140-22-0.53%
20104,162-485-1.10%
20004,647-562-1.14%
19905,209-958-1.67%
19806,167-1,090-1.61%
19707,257-1,279-1.61%
19608,536-2,398-2.45%
195010,934-2,508-2.04%
194013,442-1,342-0.95%
193014,784-815-0.54%
192015,599-337-0.21%
191015,9362,4321.67%
190013,5042,2181.81%
189011,2864,1054.63%
18807,1811,6482.64%
18705,5330.00%