Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania Population 2021

6,024
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Mount Carmel is a city located in Northumberland County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 6,024, it is the 143rd largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4293rd largest city in the United States . Mount Carmel is currently growing at a rate of 2.55% annually and its population has increased by 2.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,893 in 2010. Mount Carmel reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Mount Carmel has a population density of 9,175 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mount Carmel is $45,291 with a poverty rate of 16.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $655 per month, and the median house value is $43,400. The median age in Mount Carmel is 47 years, 44.2 years for males, and 48.9 years for females.

Mount Carmel Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mount Carmelwas:

  • White: 97.90%
  • Black or African American: 0.64%
  • Other race: 0.64%
  • Asian: 0.48%
  • Two or more races: 0.35%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania is 6,024 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,724.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,893.

Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,54897.90%
Some Other Race360.64%
Black or African American360.64%
Asian270.48%
Two or More Races200.35%
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Mount Carmel Population by Race

Mount Carmel Population Pyramid $2021

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Mount Carmel Median Age

47


Total

44.2


Male

48.9


Female

Mount Carmel Adults

There are 4,790 adults, (1,253 of whom are seniors) in Mount Carmel.

Mount Carmel Age Dependency

60.2

Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Mount Carmel Sex Ratio

Female

2,871

50.66%

Male

2,796

49.34%

Mount Carmel Population by Age

Mount Carmel Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mount Carmel Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male32%68%
Female40.1%59.9%
Non Family52.4%47.6%
All63.2%36.8%
Married86.6%13.4%

63.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mount Carmel Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8761.9763.2
Non Family1,1841.152.4
Married1,1382.6186.6
Female4262.6740.1
Male1281.9132

2.51

Average Family Size

1.97

Average Household Size

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Mount Carmel Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1734.01%
9th to 12th Grade3698.54%
High School Graduate2,07448.02%
Some College77017.83%
Associates Degree47110.91%
Bachelors Degree3407.87%
Graduate Degree1222.82%
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Mount Carmel Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mount Carmel Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,2443,712443
Hispanic493919
Other Race23131
Black1313
Asian77
2+ Races66

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 hispanic people with a rate of 38.78%.

Mount Carmel Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,136$42,883$25,557
Less Than 9th Grade$$35,625$10,363
High School Graduate$27,977$31,985$25,160
Some College$41,477$52,692$26,595
Bachelors Degree$41,250$39,167$42,931
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,136

Average Earnings

$42,883

Average Male

$25,557

Average Female

Mount Carmel Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mount Carmel Language by Age

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Mount Carmel Language

94.73% of Mount Carmel residents speak only English, while 5.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.27% of the population.

Mount Carmel Language

Mount Carmel Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,50486515.72%
Hispanic802936.25%
Black361336.11%
Asian1313100.00%
Other361130.56%
Multiple201050.00%

16.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.38%

Male Poverty Rate

18.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mount Carmel

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mount Carmel is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mount Carmel is White, with 15.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.62%.

Mount Carmel Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.37%
High School13.50%
Some College12.33%
Bachelors or Greater6.28%

Mount Carmel Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed56.25%
Female Unemployed36.00%
Female Employed10.01%
Male Employed2.78%

Mount Carmel Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mount Carmel Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,628$45,291
Families$50,368$57,065
Married Families$65,341-
Non Families$21,964$26,826
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Income by Household Type

Mount Carmel Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Mount Carmel Married by Age and Sex

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Mount Carmel 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.

Mount Carmel Marital Status by Race

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Mount Carmel Marital Status

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432

Number of Veterans

414

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam206
First Gulf War56
Korea32
Second Gulf War20
World War II9

Mount Carmel Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74173
55 to 64118
75+96
35 to 5443
18 to 342

Mount Carmel Veterans by Age

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Mount Carmel Veterans by Race

Mount Carmel Veterans by Education

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2.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mount Carmel Veterans by Education

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54.2%

Labor Force Participation

49.6%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Mount Carmel Employment by Age

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Mount Carmel Employment by Race

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Mount Carmel 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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84.22%

Born in Mount Carmel

96.58%

Native Born

3.42%

Foreign Born

2.66%

Non Citizen

0.76%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.58% of Mount Carmel residents were born in the United States, with 84.22% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Mount Carmel Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,0241502.55%
20205,8741502.62%
20195,7241502.69%
20185,574-49-0.87%
20175,623-46-0.81%
20165,669-45-0.79%
20155,714-50-0.87%
20145,764-32-0.55%
20135,796-39-0.67%
20125,835-21-0.36%
20115,856-11-0.19%
20105,867-523-0.85%
20006,390-806-1.18%
19907,196-994-1.29%
19808,190-1,127-1.28%
19709,317-1,443-1.43%
196010,760-3,462-2.75%
195014,222-3,558-2.21%
194017,780-187-0.10%
193017,9674980.28%
192017,469-63-0.04%
191017,5324,3532.90%
190013,1794,9254.79%
18908,2540.00%

Mount Carmel Population by Year