Malvern, Pennsylvania Population 2021

3,473
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Malvern is a city located in Chester County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,473, it is the 276th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5792nd largest city in the United States . Malvern is currently growing at a rate of 0.26% annually and its population has increased by 15.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,998 in 2010. Malvern reached it's highest population of 3,473 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, Malvern has a population density of 2,755 people per square mile.

The average household income in Malvern is $133,326 with a poverty rate of 5.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,688 per month, and the median house value is $369,400. The median age in Malvern is 42.7 years, 42.6 years for males, and 44.2 years for females.

Malvern Demographics

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

  • White: 88.77%
  • Asian: 4.96%
  • Two or more races: 3.19%
  • Black or African American: 2.52%
  • Other race: 0.32%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Malvern, Pennsylvania is 3,473 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,446.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,998.

Malvern, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,06088.77%
Asian1714.96%
Two or More Races1103.19%
Black or African American872.52%
Some Other Race110.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.23%
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Malvern Population by Race

Malvern Population Pyramid $2021

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Malvern Median Age

42.7


Total

42.6


Male

44.2


Female

Malvern Adults

There are 2,807 adults, (668 of whom are seniors) in Malvern.

Malvern Age Dependency

61.2

Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Malvern Sex Ratio

Female

1,711

49.64%

Male

1,736

50.36%

Malvern Population by Age

Malvern Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Malvern Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.6%27.4%
All56.1%43.9%
Female47.7%52.3%
Non Family44.4%55.6%
Male30.9%69.1%

56.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Malvern Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5752.1756.1
Non Family7631.2544.4
Married6693.0372.6
Female883.1447.7
Male552.9530.9

2.96

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

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Malvern Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade110.44%
9th to 12th Grade461.83%
High School Graduate39215.62%
Some College26410.52%
Associates Degree1365.42%
Bachelors Degree91136.29%
Graduate Degree75029.88%
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Malvern Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Malvern Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,2612,2041,480
Black878726
Asian868679
Hispanic616161
2+ Races151515

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 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Malvern Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$59,892$64,365$55,500
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$53,125$53,000$
Some College$38,879$37,969$40,000
Bachelors Degree$64,639$64,306$68,750
Graduate Degree$67,269$95,000$60,365

$59,892

Average Earnings

$64,365

Average Male

$55,500

Average Female

Malvern Earnings by Educational Attainment

Malvern Language by Age

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Malvern Language

91.06% of Malvern residents speak only English, while 8.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.00% of the population.

Malvern Language

Malvern Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,9381394.73%
Asian1712514.62%
Black871921.84%

5.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.09%

Male Poverty Rate

5.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Malvern

The race most likely to be in poverty in Malvern is Black, with 21.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Malvern is White, with 4.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.23%.

Malvern Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.30%
High School11.48%
Some College5.25%
Bachelors or Greater3.31%

Malvern Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed20.41%
Male Employed4.39%
Female Employed2.96%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Malvern Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Malvern Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$101,345$133,326
Families$113,235$157,230
Married Families$145,139-
Non Families$76,518$106,254
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Income by Household Type

Malvern Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Malvern Married by Age and Sex

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Malvern 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.

Malvern Marital Status by Race

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Malvern Marital Status

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152

Number of Veterans

139

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam53
Second Gulf War39
Korea16
First Gulf War11
World War II7

Malvern Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+64
35 to 5450
65 to 7438
55 to 64
18 to 34

Malvern Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1435.69%
Black910.34%

Malvern Veterans by Race

Malvern Veterans by Education

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11.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Malvern Veterans by Education

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74.1%

Labor Force Participation

69.8%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Malvern Employment by Age

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Malvern Employment by Race

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Malvern 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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62.32%

Born in Malvern

91.79%

Native Born

8.21%

Foreign Born

3.66%

Non Citizen

4.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.79% of Malvern residents were born in the United States, with 62.32% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Malvern Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,47390.26%
20203,46490.26%
20193,45590.26%
20183,446100.29%
20173,43690.26%
20163,427-12-0.35%
20153,439-6-0.17%
20143,445110.32%
20133,43439412.96%
20123,040140.46%
20113,026120.40%
20103,014-45-0.15%
20003,0591150.38%
19902,944-55-0.18%
19802,9994161.50%
19702,5830.00%

Malvern Population by Year