Meridian, Pennsylvania Population 2021

3,970
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Meridian is a city located in Pennsylvania. Meridian has a 2020 population of 3,970. Meridian is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,881 in 2010. Meridian reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Meridian is $98,067 with a poverty rate of 0.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $837 per month, and the median house value is $173,500. The median age in Meridian is 47.4 years, 47.2 years for males, and 47.6 years for females.

Meridian Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Meridianwas:

  • White: 95.29%
  • Two or more races: 3.35%
  • Asian: 1.34%
  • Black or African American: 0.03%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Meridian, Pennsylvania is 3,970 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,970.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,881.

Meridian, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,78395.29%
Two or More Races1333.35%
Asian531.34%
Black or African American10.03%
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Meridian Population by Race

Meridian Population Pyramid $2021

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Meridian Median Age

47.4


Total

47.2


Male

47.6


Female

Meridian Adults

There are 3,205 adults, (923 of whom are seniors) in Meridian.

Meridian Age Dependency

74

Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Meridian Sex Ratio

Female

2,098

52.85%

Male

1,872

47.15%

Meridian Population by Age

Meridian Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Meridian Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male55.6%44.4%
Non Family65.2%34.8%
Female73.2%26.8%
All86.5%13.5%
Married97%3%

86.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Meridian Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6612.3986.5
Married1,0952.8397
Non Family4421.1965.2
Female972.6773.2
Male272.8955.6

2.81

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Meridian Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade260.87%
9th to 12th Grade361.21%
High School Graduate1,12437.63%
Some College60920.39%
Associates Degree2779.27%
Bachelors Degree59419.89%
Graduate Degree32110.75%
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Meridian Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Meridian Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,8992,844872
2+ Races504326
Asian373717
Hispanic7
Black11

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 52.00%.

Meridian Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,465$62,639$43,090
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$50,808$51,748$40,375
Some College$50,129$67,083$34,375
Bachelors Degree$59,355$69,519$50,313
Graduate Degree$49,844$$55,568

$51,465

Average Earnings

$62,639

Average Male

$43,090

Average Female

Meridian Earnings by Educational Attainment

Meridian Language by Age

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Meridian Language

96.50% of Meridian residents speak only English, while 3.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.10% of the population.

Meridian Language

Meridian Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,734381.02%
Black11100.00%

0.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.32%

Male Poverty Rate

1.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Meridian

The race most likely to be in poverty in Meridian is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Meridian is White, with 1.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.54%.

Meridian Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade1.61%
High School1.51%
Some College0.90%
Bachelors or Greater0.22%

Meridian Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.98%
Male Employed0.10%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Meridian Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Meridian Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$80,474$98,067
Families$101,528$109,736
Married Families$112,361-
Non Families$47,917$65,656
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Income by Household Type

Meridian Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

63.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.6%

Male Marriage Rate

61.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Meridian Married by Age and Sex

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Meridian Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Meridian Marital Status by Race

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Meridian Marital Status

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275

Number of Veterans

275

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War123
Vietnam94
Second Gulf War33
Korea23
World War II16

Meridian Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54107
65 to 7489
75+74
55 to 645
18 to 34

Meridian Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2678.57%
2+ Races816.00%

Meridian Veterans by Race

Meridian Veterans by Education

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0.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Meridian Veterans by Education

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66.1%

Labor Force Participation

65.7%

Employment Rate

0.6%

Unemployment Rate

Meridian Employment by Age

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Meridian Employment by Race

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Meridian 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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82.22%

Born in Meridian

96.83%

Native Born

3.17%

Foreign Born

1.69%

Non Citizen

1.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.83% of Meridian residents were born in the United States, with 82.22% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Meridian Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,9700.00%
20203,9700.00%
20193,9702055.44%
20183,765-64-1.67%
20173,8292757.74%
20163,554-51-1.41%
20153,605641.81%
20143,541-260-6.84%
20133,801-72-1.86%
20123,873300.78%
20113,843-38-0.98%
20103,8810.00%

Meridian Population by Year