Media, Pennsylvania Population 2020

5,650

Media is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,650, it is the 164th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4436th largest city in the United States. Media is currently declining at a rate of -0.16% annually but its population has increased by 6.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,327 in 2010. Media reached it's highest population of 6,444 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, Media has a population density of 7,442 people per square mile.

The average household income in Media is $95,433 with a poverty rate of 7.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,134 per month, and the median house value is $316,600. The median age in Media is 39.6 years, 38.7 years for males, and 40 years for females. For every 100 females there are 78.6 males.

Media Demographics

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

  • White: 86.58%
  • Black or African American: 8.59%
  • Asian: 2.08%
  • Two or more races: 1.49%
  • Native American: 0.94%
  • Other race: 0.31%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Media, Pennsylvania is 5,650, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,668.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,327.

Media, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,69586.58%
Black or African American4668.59%
Asian1132.08%
Two or More Races811.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native510.94%
Some Other Race170.31%

Media Population Pyramid 2020

Media Median Age

39.6


Total

38.7


Male

40


Female

Media Adults

There are 4,664 adults, (898 of whom are seniors) in Media.

Media Age Dependency

44

Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Media Sex Ratio

Female

3,036

55.98%

Male

2,387

44.02%

Media Households and Families

Media Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Media Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female67.4%32.6%
Married63%37%
All42.8%57.2%
Male34.9%65.1%
Non Family29%71%

42.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6291.9942.8
Non Family1,4941.2429
Married8332.8963
Female1933.2967.4
Male1093.134.9

2.84

Average Family Size

1.99

Average Household Size

10.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Media Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade701.63%
9th to 12th Grade1142.66%
High School Graduate58013.54%
Some College78118.23%
Associates Degree3117.26%
Bachelors Degree1,35231.57%
Graduate Degree1,07525.10%

Media Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5693,5082,195
Black40537774
Hispanic11911964
Asian1098581
Multiple Races5610
Native American512613
Other Race1717

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 74.31%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,585$57,460$41,452
Less Than High School$22,981$$
High School Grad$27,321$40,795$
Some College$41,989$54,239$28,669
Bachelors Degree$55,273$64,459$39,659
Graduate Degree$54,091$$52,656

$50,585

Average Earnings

$57,460

Average Male

$41,452

Average Female

Media Language

Media Language by Age

Media Language

92.89% of Media residents speak only English, while 7.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.92% of the population.

Media Poverty

Media Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,4882806.24%
Black412307.28%
Native512650.98%
Multiple812429.63%
Hispanic145128.28%

7.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.70%

Male Poverty Rate

8.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Media

The race most likely to be in poverty in Media is Native, with 50.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Media is White, with 6.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.85%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.39%
High School9.25%
Some College6.96%
Bachelors or Greater4.54%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.62%
Male Unemployed9.52%
Female Employed6.71%
Male Employed3.21%

Media Income

Media Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$71,841$95,433
Families$98,355$133,364
Married Families$114,028-
Non Families$52,283$63,579

Media Marital Status

Media Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.7%

Male Marriage Rate

32.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Media Married by Age and Sex

Media Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Media Marital Status by Race

Media Veterans

231

Number of Veterans

221

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam102
Korea36
World War II34
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War9

$Media Veterans by Education

2.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Media Employment Status

77.5%

Labor Force Participation

72.3%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Media 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

65.07%

Born in Pennsylvania

90.69%

Native Born

9.31%

Foreign Born

5.13%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.69% of Media residents were born in the United States, with 65.07% having been born in Pennsylvania. 5.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,650-9-0.16%
20195,659-9-0.16%
20185,6683216.00%
20175,347-9-0.17%
20165,356-4-0.07%
20155,360140.26%
20145,34670.13%
20135,33960.11%
20125,33390.17%
20115,324-1-0.02%
20105,325-208-0.38%
20005,533-424-0.74%
19905,957-162-0.27%
19806,119-325-0.52%
19706,4446411.05%
19605,803770.13%
19505,7263750.68%
19405,351-21-0.04%
19305,3721,2632.72%
19204,1095471.44%
19103,5624871.48%
19003,0753391.17%
18902,7360.00%