Moosic, Pennsylvania Population 2021

5,974
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Moosic is a city located in Lackawanna County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,974, it is the 146th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4307th largest city in the United States . Moosic is currently growing at a rate of 1.20% annually and its population has increased by 4.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,719 in 2010. Moosic reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 7 miles, Moosic has a population density of 922 people per square mile.

The average household income in Moosic is $74,567 with a poverty rate of 11.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $746 per month, and the median house value is $166,000. The median age in Moosic is 44.7 years, 40.3 years for males, and 48.1 years for females.

Moosic Demographics

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

  • White: 91.97%
  • Black or African American: 4.01%
  • Asian: 3.83%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Two or more races: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Moosic, Pennsylvania is 5,974 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,832.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,719.

Moosic, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,30491.97%
Black or African American2314.01%
Asian2213.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.10%
Two or More Races50.09%
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Moosic Population by Race

Moosic Population Pyramid $2021

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Moosic Median Age

44.7


Total

40.3


Male

48.1


Female

Moosic Adults

There are 4,713 adults, (1,141 of whom are seniors) in Moosic.

Moosic Age Dependency

61.5

Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Moosic Sex Ratio

Female

2,773

48.08%

Male

2,994

51.92%

Moosic Population by Age

Moosic Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Moosic Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family49.4%50.6%
Female54.8%45.2%
All70.5%29.5%
Male80%20%
Married90.2%9.8%

70.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Moosic Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4422.3570.5
Married1,1613.2190.2
Non Family9841.2249.4
Female1972.6254.8
Male1003.0380

3.06

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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Moosic Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1874.29%
9th to 12th Grade711.63%
High School Graduate1,64537.72%
Some College85119.51%
Associates Degree58213.35%
Bachelors Degree59213.57%
Graduate Degree4339.93%
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Moosic Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Moosic Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,0343,854954
Asian1447153
Hispanic948918
Black8989

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 asian people with a rate of 36.81%.

Moosic Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,837$48,304$37,841
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$32,357$36,719$16,271
Some College$51,964$54,449$39,250
Bachelors Degree$48,649$56,979$48,007
Graduate Degree$76,739$94,063$65,357

$44,837

Average Earnings

$48,304

Average Male

$37,841

Average Female

Moosic Earnings by Educational Attainment

Moosic Language by Age

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Moosic Language

93.80% of Moosic residents speak only English, while 6.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.49% of the population.

Moosic Language

Moosic Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,1742655.12%
Black231231100.00%
Asian22113962.90%
Multiple55100.00%

11.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.26%

Male Poverty Rate

13.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Moosic

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Moosic is White, with 5.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.69%.

Moosic Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.29%
High School13.31%
Some College1.74%
Bachelors or Greater0.59%

Moosic Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed11.81%
Male Employed4.08%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Moosic Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Moosic Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,957$74,567
Families$83,986$91,573
Married Families$90,272-
Non Families$42,031$48,264
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Income by Household Type

Moosic Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Moosic Married by Age and Sex

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Moosic Marriage

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

Moosic Marital Status by Race

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Moosic Marital Status

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407

Number of Veterans

407

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam236
Second Gulf War29
First Gulf War22
World War II19
Korea

Moosic Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74181
55 to 64146
35 to 5443
75+19
18 to 3418

Moosic Veterans by Age

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Moosic Veterans by Race

Moosic Veterans by Education

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2.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moosic Veterans by Education

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59.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.6%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Moosic Employment by Age

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Moosic Employment by Race

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Moosic 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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87.57%

Born in Moosic

97.88%

Native Born

2.12%

Foreign Born

0.19%

Non Citizen

1.92%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.88% of Moosic residents were born in the United States, with 87.57% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Moosic Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,974711.20%
20205,903711.22%
20195,832711.23%
20185,761210.37%
20175,740-1-0.02%
20165,741-9-0.16%
20155,750621.09%
20145,688-22-0.39%
20135,710-10-0.17%
20125,72080.14%
20115,712-8-0.14%
20105,7201450.26%
20005,5752360.43%
19905,339-729-1.27%
19806,0681,7953.57%
19704,273300.07%
19604,2432780.68%
19503,965-603-1.41%
19404,568110.02%
19304,5571930.43%
19204,3644000.97%
19103,9640.00%

Moosic Population by Year