Middletown, Pennsylvania Population 2021

10,216
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Middletown is a city located in Dauphin County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 10,216, it is the 67th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 3053rd largest city in the United States . Middletown is currently growing at a rate of 3.14% annually and its population has increased by 14.77% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,901 in 2010. Middletown reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Middletown has a population density of 5,031 people per square mile.

The average household income in Middletown is $62,477 with a poverty rate of 15.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $941 per month, and the median house value is $119,700. The median age in Middletown is 35.8 years, 33.2 years for males, and 38.9 years for females.

Middletown Demographics

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

  • White: 76.87%
  • Black or African American: 11.91%
  • Two or more races: 4.55%
  • Asian: 3.83%
  • Other race: 2.39%
  • Native American: 0.45%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Middletown, Pennsylvania is 10,216 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,594.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,901.

Middletown, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,16076.87%
Black or African American1,10911.91%
Two or More Races4244.55%
Asian3573.83%
Some Other Race2232.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native420.45%
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Middletown Population by Race

Middletown Population Pyramid $2021

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Middletown Median Age

35.8


Total

33.2


Male

38.9


Female

Middletown Adults

There are 7,396 adults, (1,612 of whom are seniors) in Middletown.

Middletown Age Dependency

61

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Middletown Sex Ratio

Female

4,481

48.11%

Male

4,834

51.89%

Middletown Population by Age

Middletown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Middletown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male16.5%83.5%
Female29.3%70.7%
Non Family39.6%60.4%
All50.1%49.9%
Married76%24%

50.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Middletown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0082.2850.1
Non Family1,8881.339.6
Married1,4103.1476
Female5773.1829.3
Male1333.1416.5

3.06

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

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Middletown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1902.96%
9th to 12th Grade6109.51%
High School Graduate2,71742.36%
Some College1,02616.00%
Associates Degree5448.48%
Bachelors Degree88613.81%
Graduate Degree4416.88%
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Middletown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Middletown Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,2734,6511,045
Black512448106
Hispanic36534291
2+ Races18414844
Other Race17117157
Asian1549959
Native American88

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.31%.

Middletown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,913$45,162$36,813
Less Than 9th Grade$28,750$38,375$17,026
High School Graduate$38,337$38,382$38,328
Some College$35,801$42,833$31,371
Bachelors Degree$44,189$46,875$39,362
Graduate Degree$57,083$75,132$51,490

$38,913

Average Earnings

$45,162

Average Male

$36,813

Average Female

Middletown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Middletown Language by Age

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Middletown Language

91.37% of Middletown residents speak only English, while 8.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.08% of the population.

Middletown Language

Middletown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,67876711.49%
Black1,09032229.54%
Asian34616647.98%
Hispanic83914717.52%
Multiple4245011.79%
Other21683.70%
Native42819.05%

15.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.41%

Male Poverty Rate

17.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Middletown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Middletown is Asian, with 47.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Middletown is Other, with 3.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.93%.

Middletown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.73%
High School11.43%
Some College9.60%
Bachelors or Greater5.75%

Middletown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed30.00%
Male Employed8.29%
Female Employed7.34%
Male Unemployed7.06%

Middletown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Middletown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,759$62,477
Families$67,052$76,916
Married Families$80,958-
Non Families$40,408$45,003
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Income by Household Type

Middletown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.6%

Male Marriage Rate

38.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Middletown Married by Age and Sex

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Middletown 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.

Middletown Marital Status by Race

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Middletown Marital Status

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764

Number of Veterans

729

Male Veterans

35

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam203
Second Gulf War142
First Gulf War115
Korea67
World War II45

Middletown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+188
65 to 74178
35 to 54167
18 to 34127
55 to 64104

Middletown Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White67511.14%
Black487.80%
2+ Races2110.45%
Other Race137.30%
Asian72.29%

Middletown Veterans by Race

Middletown Veterans by Education

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7.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Middletown Veterans by Education

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62.7%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Middletown Employment by Age

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Middletown Employment by Race

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Middletown 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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72.95%

Born in Middletown

95.27%

Native Born

4.73%

Foreign Born

3.55%

Non Citizen

1.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.27% of Middletown residents were born in the United States, with 72.95% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Middletown Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202110,2163113.14%
20209,9053113.24%
20199,5943113.35%
20189,28330.03%
20179,280110.12%
20169,2691271.39%
20159,1422242.51%
20148,918-5-0.06%
20138,923-15-0.17%
20128,93820.02%
20118,936-14-0.16%
20108,950-292-0.32%
20009,242-12-0.01%
19909,254-868-0.89%
198010,1221,0421.09%
19709,080-2,102-2.06%
196011,1821,9981.99%
19509,1842,1382.69%
19407,0469611.48%
19306,0851650.28%
19205,9205460.97%
19105,374-234-0.43%
19005,6085280.99%
18905,0801,7294.25%
18803,3513711.18%
18702,9800.00%

Middletown Population by Year