Meadville, Pennsylvania Population 2021

12,495
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Meadville is a city located in Crawford County Pennsylvania. It is also the county seat of Crawford County. With a 2020 population of 12,495, it is the 51st largest city in Pennsylvania and the 2633rd largest city in the United States . Meadville is currently declining at a rate of -0.64% annually and its population has decreased by -6.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,388 in 2010. Meadville reached it's highest population of 18,972 in 1950. Spanning over 4 miles, Meadville has a population density of 2,858 people per square mile.

The average household income in Meadville is $56,186 with a poverty rate of 19.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $665 per month, and the median house value is $110,100. The median age in Meadville is 37.9 years, 35.4 years for males, and 40.9 years for females.

Meadville Demographics

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

  • White: 87.15%
  • Two or more races: 6.23%
  • Black or African American: 5.41%
  • Asian: 0.73%
  • Other race: 0.47%
  • Native American: 0.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Meadville, Pennsylvania is 12,495 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,735.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,388.

Meadville, Pennsylvania Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202183,667-481-0.57%
202084,148-481-0.57%
201984,629-481-0.57%
201885,110-662-0.78%
201785,772-534-0.62%
201686,306-204-0.24%
201586,510-644-0.74%
201487,154-354-0.41%
201387,508-222-0.25%
201287,730-437-0.50%
201188,167-447-0.51%
201088,6140.00%

Meadville Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,21187.15%
Two or More Races8016.23%
Black or African American6965.41%
Asian940.73%
Some Other Race600.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.02%
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Meadville Population by Race

Meadville Population Pyramid $2021

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Meadville Median Age

37.9


Total

35.4


Male

40.9


Female

Meadville Adults

There are 10,520 adults, (2,223 of whom are seniors) in Meadville.

Meadville Age Dependency

55

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Meadville Sex Ratio

Female

6,885

53.52%

Male

5,979

46.48%

Meadville Population by Age

Meadville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Meadville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married60.9%39.1%
Male48.2%51.8%
All38.6%61.4%
Non Family27.2%72.8%
Female24.3%75.7%

38.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Meadville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4422.0538.6
Non Family2,5711.2227.2
Married1,7942.7760.9
Female8842.9824.3
Male1932.2448.2

2.7

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

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Meadville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2012.38%
9th to 12th Grade5426.42%
High School Graduate3,61342.81%
Some College1,28815.26%
Associates Degree7238.57%
Bachelors Degree1,21814.43%
Graduate Degree85410.12%
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Meadville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Meadville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White7,7117,0361,937
Black411364105
2+ Races2412356
Hispanic968218
Other Race3117
Asian171712
Native American1

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 asian people with a rate of 70.59%.

Meadville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,250$34,808$29,898
Less Than 9th Grade$24,196$27,692$18,438
High School Graduate$20,244$21,940$18,705
Some College$32,140$37,964$27,639
Bachelors Degree$42,388$42,739$41,859
Graduate Degree$56,123$58,264$54,531

$31,250

Average Earnings

$34,808

Average Male

$29,898

Average Female

Meadville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Meadville Language by Age

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Meadville Language

96.50% of Meadville residents speak only English, while 3.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.22% of the population.

Meadville Language

Meadville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,8291,86218.94%
Multiple77020426.49%
Black5079418.54%
Hispanic1682112.50%
Asian17529.41%

19.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.77%

Male Poverty Rate

19.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Meadville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Meadville is Asian, with 29.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Meadville is Hispanic, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.67%.

Meadville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade42.13%
High School24.48%
Some College17.64%
Bachelors or Greater1.83%

Meadville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed52.88%
Female Unemployed28.08%
Female Employed12.60%
Male Employed9.59%

Meadville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Meadville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,793$56,186
Families$54,337$72,273
Married Families$68,945-
Non Families$22,761$34,951
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Income by Household Type

Meadville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.7%

Male Marriage Rate

31.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Meadville Married by Age and Sex

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Meadville 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 45-54.

Meadville Marital Status by Race

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Meadville Marital Status

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673

Number of Veterans

634

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam258
First Gulf War78
Second Gulf War64
Korea49
World War II37

Meadville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74207
35 to 54147
55 to 64136
75+133
18 to 3450

Meadville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6086.46%
Black416.80%
2+ Races246.76%
Hispanic62.68%

Meadville Veterans by Race

Meadville Veterans by Education

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15.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Meadville Veterans by Education

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57.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Meadville Employment by Age

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Meadville Employment by Race

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Meadville 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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75.10%

Born in Meadville

97.43%

Native Born

2.57%

Foreign Born

1.54%

Non Citizen

1.03%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.43% of Meadville residents were born in the United States, with 75.10% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Meadville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202112,495-80-0.64%
202012,575-80-0.63%
201912,655-80-0.63%
201812,735-103-0.80%
201712,838-165-1.27%
201613,00320.02%
201513,001-161-1.22%
201413,162-121-0.91%
201313,283-8-0.06%
201213,291-66-0.49%
201113,357-8-0.06%
201013,365-320-0.24%
200013,685-633-0.45%
199014,318-1,226-0.82%
198015,544-1,029-0.64%
197016,573-98-0.06%
196016,671-2,301-1.28%
195018,972530.03%
194018,9192,2211.26%
193016,6982,1301.37%
192014,5681,7881.32%
191012,7802,4892.19%
190010,2917710.78%
18909,5206600.72%
18808,8601,7572.23%
18707,1033,4016.73%
18603,7021,1243.68%
18502,5780.00%

Meadville Population by Year