Milton, Pennsylvania Population 2020

6,653

Milton is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 6,653, it is the 128th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4054th largest city in the United States. Milton is currently declining at a rate of -0.67% annually and its population has decreased by -5.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,042 in 2010. Milton reached it's highest population of 8,638 in 1920. Spanning over 4 miles, Milton has a population density of 1,958 people per square mile.

The average household income in Milton is $61,814 with a poverty rate of 14.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $597 per month, and the median house value is $124,500. The median age in Milton is 41.3 years, 38.8 years for males, and 43.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.9 males.

Milton Demographics

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

  • White: 95.13%
  • Black or African American: 1.65%
  • Two or more races: 1.62%
  • Native American: 0.85%
  • Asian: 0.53%
  • Other race: 0.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Milton, Pennsylvania is 6,653, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,743.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,042.

Milton, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,50595.13%
Black or African American1131.65%
Two or More Races1111.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native580.85%
Asian360.53%
Some Other Race150.22%

Milton Population Pyramid 2020

Milton Median Age

41.3


Total

38.8


Male

43.9


Female

Milton Adults

There are 5,322 adults, (1,414 of whom are seniors) in Milton.

Milton Age Dependency

75

Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Milton Sex Ratio

Female

3,387

49.53%

Male

3,451

50.47%

Milton Households and Families

Milton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Milton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.3%24.7%
All58.9%41.1%
Non Family44.1%55.9%
Male27.6%72.4%
Female20.5%79.5%

58.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8112.3758.9
Married1,5413.0475.3
Non Family9461.1444.1
Male1632.8427.6
Female1612.6920.5

2.92

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Milton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1743.60%
9th to 12th Grade53511.06%
High School Graduate2,42850.20%
Some College49110.15%
Associates Degree4559.41%
Bachelors Degree55511.47%
Graduate Degree1994.11%

Milton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,5853,953699
Hispanic978119
Native American5839
Black5210
Asian363636
Multiple Races2323
Other Race1515

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,167$40,173$25,995
Less Than High School$$$21,653
High School Grad$27,762$36,569$19,875
Some College$36,635$38,990$32,917
Bachelors Degree$52,344$55,598$39,700
Graduate Degree$64,236$$72,744

$34,167

Average Earnings

$40,173

Average Male

$25,995

Average Female

Milton Language

Milton Language by Age

Milton Language

97.29% of Milton residents speak only English, while 2.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.06% of the population.

Milton Poverty

Milton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,22980512.92%
Hispanic1938343.01%
Black1134438.94%
Multiple1112018.02%

14.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.94%

Male Poverty Rate

13.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Milton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Milton is Hispanic, with 43.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Milton is White, with 12.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.41%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.59%
High School12.39%
Some College11.37%
Bachelors or Greater2.66%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed49.15%
Male Employed6.59%
Female Employed4.45%

Milton Income

Milton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,925$61,814
Families$62,431$69,308
Married Families$68,143-
Non Families$30,026$44,958

Milton Marital Status

Milton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Milton Married by Age and Sex

Milton 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 55-64.

Milton Marital Status by Race

Milton Veterans

427

Number of Veterans

412

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War83
Vietnam80
First Gulf War70
Korea39
World War II34
Age Group Veterans
75+125
65 to 7493
55 to 6481
35 to 5472
18 to 3456
Name Veterans % of Total
White4108.00%
Indian1729.31%
Hispanic32.38%

$Milton Veterans by Education

3.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Milton Employment Status

60.6%

Labor Force Participation

59.5%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Milton 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

88.55%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.75%

Native Born

2.25%

Foreign Born

0.63%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.75% of Milton residents were born in the United States, with 88.55% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,653-45-0.67%
20196,698-45-0.67%
20186,743-50-0.74%
20176,793-45-0.66%
20166,838-42-0.61%
20156,880-53-0.76%
20146,933-15-0.22%
20136,948-43-0.62%
20126,991-16-0.23%
20117,007-1-0.01%
20107,0083580.53%
20006,650-96-0.14%
19906,746160.02%
19806,730-993-1.37%
19707,723-249-0.32%
19607,972-606-0.73%
19508,5782650.31%
19408,313-239-0.28%
19308,552-86-0.10%
19208,6381,1781.48%
19107,4601,2851.91%
19006,1758581.51%
18905,3170.00%