Monaca, Pennsylvania Population 2020

5,335

Monaca is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,335, it is the 177th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4571st largest city in the United States. Monaca is currently declining at a rate of -1.17% annually and its population has decreased by -7.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,737 in 2010. Monaca reached it's highest population of 8,394 in 1960. Spanning over 2 miles, Monaca has a population density of 2,632 people per square mile.

The average household income in Monaca is $52,591 with a poverty rate of 9.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $595 per month, and the median house value is $114,300. The median age in Monaca is 45.2 years, 40.7 years for males, and 46.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.0 males.

Monaca Demographics

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

  • White: 94.31%
  • Two or more races: 3.18%
  • Black or African American: 2.35%
  • Asian: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Monaca, Pennsylvania is 5,335, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,461.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,737.

Monaca, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,25394.31%
Two or More Races1773.18%
Black or African American1312.35%
Asian90.16%

Monaca Population Pyramid 2020

Monaca Median Age

45.2


Total

40.7


Male

46.6


Female

Monaca Adults

There are 4,554 adults, (1,137 of whom are seniors) in Monaca.

Monaca Age Dependency

63

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Monaca Sex Ratio

Female

2,901

52.08%

Male

2,669

47.92%

Monaca Households and Families

Monaca Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Monaca Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.5%11.5%
All60.7%39.3%
Male56.3%43.8%
Female48.5%51.5%
Non Family41%59%

60.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7052.0660.7
Non Family1,2281.141
Married1,0402.9588.5
Female3572.6548.5
Male802.5656.3

2.83

Average Family Size

2.06

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Monaca Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade631.50%
9th to 12th Grade1864.44%
High School Graduate1,70140.61%
Some College88621.15%
Associates Degree52212.46%
Bachelors Degree70816.90%
Graduate Degree1232.94%

Monaca Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0423,798787
Black979223
Multiple Races323212
Hispanic18189
Asian999

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$36,190$42,390$31,341
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$30,400$36,838$25,221
Some College$36,875$45,604$30,828
Bachelors Degree$37,500$58,182$35,438
Graduate Degree$51,750$93,500$50,750

$36,190

Average Earnings

$42,390

Average Male

$31,341

Average Female

Monaca Language

Monaca Language by Age

Monaca Language

98.55% of Monaca residents speak only English, while 1.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.26% of the population.

Monaca Poverty

Monaca Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,2284688.95%
Multiple1773117.51%
Black1312922.14%

9.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.68%

Male Poverty Rate

11.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monaca

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monaca is Black, with 22.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monaca is White, with 8.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.17%.

Name Poverty
High School17.28%
Less Than High School11.65%
Bachelors or Greater3.25%
Some College1.78%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed14.58%
Female Employed7.16%
Male Employed3.65%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Monaca Income

Monaca Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,858$52,591
Families$64,141$69,196
Married Families$77,143-
Non Families$22,449$31,565

Monaca Marital Status

Monaca Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

41.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Monaca Married by Age and Sex

Monaca 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.

Monaca Marital Status by Race

Monaca Veterans

421

Number of Veterans

406

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam200
First Gulf War62
Second Gulf War42
Korea31
World War II

$Monaca Veterans by Education

10.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monaca Employment Status

63.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Monaca 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

87.16%

Born in Pennsylvania

99.64%

Native Born

0.36%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.64% of Monaca residents were born in the United States, with 87.16% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.00% 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
20205,335-63-1.17%
20195,398-63-1.15%
20185,461-48-0.87%
20175,509-63-1.13%
20165,572-57-1.01%
20155,629-35-0.62%
20145,664-43-0.75%
20135,707-28-0.49%
20125,735-21-0.36%
20115,756180.31%
20105,738-548-0.91%
20006,286-453-0.69%
19906,739-922-1.27%
19807,6611750.23%
19707,486-908-1.14%
19608,3949791.25%
19507,4153540.49%
19407,0612,4204.29%
19304,6418031.92%
19203,8384621.29%
19103,3760.00%