McSherrystown, Pennsylvania Population 2020

3,117

McSherrystown is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,117, it is the 305th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6127th largest city in the United States. McSherrystown is currently growing at a rate of 0.52% annually and its population has increased by 2.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,038 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, McSherrystown has a population density of 6,091 people per square mile.

The average household income in McSherrystown is $45,904 with a poverty rate of 6.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $830 per month, and the median house value is $146,300. The median age in McSherrystown is 37 years, 33.5 years for males, and 42.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.6 males.

McSherrystown Demographics

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

  • White: 93.62%
  • Other race: 3.65%
  • Two or more races: 1.47%
  • Asian: 1.27%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of McSherrystown, Pennsylvania is 3,117, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,085.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,038.

McSherrystown, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,87593.62%
Some Other Race1123.65%
Two or More Races451.47%
Asian391.27%

McSherrystown Population Pyramid 2020

McSherrystown Median Age

37


Total

33.5


Male

42.8


Female

McSherrystown Adults

There are 2,306 adults, (546 of whom are seniors) in McSherrystown.

McSherrystown Age Dependency

74.5

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

McSherrystown Sex Ratio

Female

1,578

51.38%

Male

1,493

48.62%

McSherrystown Households and Families

McSherrystown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

McSherrystown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.7%27.3%
All58.7%41.3%
Non Family51.8%48.2%
Male40%60%
Female39.9%60.1%

58.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3452.2758.7
Married5713.272.7
Non Family5561.1451.8
Female1782.6439.9
Male403.240

3.03

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

McSherrystown Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1115.44%
9th to 12th Grade1778.68%
High School Graduate83841.08%
Some College52725.83%
Associates Degree22410.98%
Bachelors Degree793.87%
Graduate Degree844.12%

McSherrystown Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,9091,637137
Hispanic927625
Other Race927625
Asian39391

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 27.17%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,393$41,969$26,458
Less Than High School$$$21,467
High School Grad$30,135$43,833$24,600
Some College$29,022$40,156$28,221
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$54,079$$68,125

$29,393

Average Earnings

$41,969

Average Male

$26,458

Average Female

McSherrystown Language

McSherrystown Language by Age

McSherrystown Language

94.83% of McSherrystown residents speak only English, while 5.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.81% of the population.

McSherrystown Poverty

McSherrystown Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,8701896.59%
Asian391641.03%

6.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.91%

Male Poverty Rate

7.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in McSherrystown

The race most likely to be in poverty in McSherrystown is Asian, with 41.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in McSherrystown is White, with 6.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.59%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.71%
Bachelors or Greater9.20%
High School8.00%
Some College4.13%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed3.92%
Male Employed1.78%
Female Unemployed0.00%

McSherrystown Income

McSherrystown Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,231$45,904
Families$53,710$54,739
Married Families$63,133-
Non Families$24,167$31,890

McSherrystown Marital Status

McSherrystown Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

Female Marriage Rate

McSherrystown Married by Age and Sex

McSherrystown 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.

McSherrystown Marital Status by Race

McSherrystown Veterans

107

Number of Veterans

72

Male Veterans

35

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam38
Second Gulf War15
Korea14
First Gulf War5
World War II

$McSherrystown Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

McSherrystown Employment Status

68.8%

Labor Force Participation

65.5%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

McSherrystown 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

69.94%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.85%

Native Born

2.15%

Foreign Born

0.88%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.85% of McSherrystown residents were born in the United States, with 69.94% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.88% 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
20203,117160.52%
20193,101160.52%
20183,085150.49%
20173,070160.52%
20163,05440.13%
20153,050110.36%
20143,03990.30%
20133,030-2-0.07%
20123,032-7-0.23%
20113,0390.00%
20103,0393481.22%
20002,691-78-0.29%
19902,76950.02%
19802,764-9-0.03%
19702,773-66-0.23%
19602,8393291.24%
19502,5100.00%