Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania Population 2020

5,487

Mount Carmel is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,487, it is the 171st largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4501st largest city in the United States. Mount Carmel is currently declining at a rate of -0.78% annually and its population has decreased by -6.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,893 in 2010. Mount Carmel reached it's highest population of 17,967 in 1930. Spanning over 1 miles, Mount Carmel has a population density of 8,357 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mount Carmel is $45,317 with a poverty rate of 14.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $625 per month, and the median house value is $47,000. The median age in Mount Carmel is 48 years, 44.4 years for males, and 50.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.7 males.

Mount Carmel Demographics

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

  • White: 96.56%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.20%
  • Two or more races: 1.16%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Black or African American: 0.25%
  • Asian: 0.23%
  • Other race: 0.19%
The current population of Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania is 5,487, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,573.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,893.

Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,47396.56%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander681.20%
Two or More Races661.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native230.41%
Black or African American140.25%
Asian130.23%
Some Other Race110.19%

Mount Carmel Population Pyramid 2020

Mount Carmel Median Age

48


Total

44.4


Male

50.1


Female

Mount Carmel Adults

There are 4,710 adults, (1,267 of whom are seniors) in Mount Carmel.

Mount Carmel Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Mount Carmel Sex Ratio

Female

2,897

51.11%

Male

2,771

48.89%

Mount Carmel Households and Families

Mount Carmel Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mount Carmel Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All63.3%36.7%
Non Family52.3%47.7%
Female43.3%56.7%
Male31.2%68.8%

63.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8491.9963.3
Non Family1,1621.1252.3
Married1,0942.6587.4
Female4552.6343.3
Male1381.9231.2

2.55

Average Family Size

1.99

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mount Carmel Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1774.13%
9th to 12th Grade3688.59%
High School Graduate1,98846.42%
Some College73017.04%
Associates Degree48611.35%
Bachelors Degree3979.27%
Graduate Degree1373.20%

Mount Carmel Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,1443,609477
Hispanic695934
Multiple Races3232
Native American232323
Islander1515
Other Race1111
Black88
Asian77

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,779$41,591$25,771
Less Than High School$$27,917$8,177
High School Grad$27,194$36,591$25,243
Some College$39,531$52,843$25,976
Bachelors Degree$37,179$37,417$37,000
Graduate Degree$53,229$41,833$

$31,779

Average Earnings

$41,591

Average Male

$25,771

Average Female

Mount Carmel Language

Mount Carmel Language by Age

Mount Carmel Language

93.13% of Mount Carmel residents speak only English, while 6.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.99% of the population.

Mount Carmel Poverty

Mount Carmel Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,41470513.02%
Hispanic1389568.84%
Islander6868100.00%
Asian1313100.00%
Other1111100.00%
Multiple66913.64%
Black14857.14%

14.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.23%

Male Poverty Rate

16.95%

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 13.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.12%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.51%
Some College14.23%
High School10.81%
Bachelors or Greater6.37%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed45.77%
Female Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed10.16%
Male Employed2.79%

Mount Carmel Income

Mount Carmel Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,078$45,317
Families$49,327$56,414
Married Families$66,146-
Non Families$21,789$28,087

Mount Carmel Marital Status

Mount Carmel Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Mount Carmel Married by Age and Sex

Mount Carmel 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.

Mount Carmel Marital Status by Race

Mount Carmel Veterans

454

Number of Veterans

441

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam183
Korea57
Second Gulf War43
First Gulf War21
World War II10

$Mount Carmel Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mount Carmel Employment Status

54%

Labor Force Participation

50.4%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Mount Carmel 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

82.53%

Born in Pennsylvania

95.96%

Native Born

4.04%

Foreign Born

3.03%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.96% of Mount Carmel residents were born in the United States, with 82.53% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.03% 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
20205,487-43-0.78%
20195,530-43-0.77%
20185,573-52-0.92%
20175,625-43-0.76%
20165,668-46-0.81%
20155,714-52-0.90%
20145,766-30-0.52%
20135,796-40-0.69%
20125,836-21-0.36%
20115,857-11-0.19%
20105,868-522-0.85%
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%