Mount Penn, Pennsylvania Population 2020

3,161

Mount Penn is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,161, it is the 301st largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6089th largest city in the United States. Mount Penn is currently growing at a rate of 0.19% annually and its population has increased by 1.77% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,106 in 2010. Mount Penn reached it's highest population of 3,654 in 1940. Spanning over 0 miles, Mount Penn has a population density of 7,701 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mount Penn is $57,565 with a poverty rate of 17.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $957 per month, and the median house value is $108,600. The median age in Mount Penn is 32.8 years, 32.5 years for males, and 33.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 83.7 males.

Mount Penn Demographics

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

  • White: 84.40%
  • Two or more races: 7.66%
  • Other race: 5.55%
  • Black or African American: 1.37%
  • Asian: 1.02%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mount Penn, Pennsylvania is 3,161, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,149.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,106.

Mount Penn, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,64584.40%
Two or More Races2407.66%
Some Other Race1745.55%
Black or African American431.37%
Asian321.02%

Mount Penn Population Pyramid 2020

Mount Penn Median Age

32.8


Total

32.5


Male

33.1


Female

Mount Penn Adults

There are 2,338 adults, (435 of whom are seniors) in Mount Penn.

Mount Penn Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Mount Penn Sex Ratio

Female

1,706

54.44%

Male

1,428

45.56%

Mount Penn Households and Families

Mount Penn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mount Penn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married78.1%21.9%
All62.1%37.9%
Non Family60.9%39.1%
Female21.1%78.9%

62.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2702.4662.1
Non Family5191.2560.9
Married4653.2778.1
Female2233.1121.1
Male634.11100

3.28

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

3.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mount Penn Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade412.05%
9th to 12th Grade1266.29%
High School Graduate92045.95%
Some College35417.68%
Associates Degree21410.69%
Bachelors Degree23211.59%
Graduate Degree1155.74%

Mount Penn Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6911,575310
Hispanic24619513
Multiple Races6135
Other Race5846
Black3232
Asian242424

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,233$45,875$28,333
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$29,000$53,241$25,721
Some College$36,581$40,938$25,822
Bachelors Degree$55,398$43,676$57,702
Graduate Degree$51,094$53,125$50,781

$37,233

Average Earnings

$45,875

Average Male

$28,333

Average Female

Mount Penn Language

Mount Penn Language by Age

Mount Penn Language

80.48% of Mount Penn residents speak only English, while 19.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.74% of the population.

Mount Penn Poverty

Mount Penn Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,17930514.00%
Hispanic72822330.63%
Other1748649.43%
Multiple2297131.00%
Black431125.58%

17.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.21%

Male Poverty Rate

16.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mount Penn

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mount Penn is Other, with 49.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mount Penn is White, with 14.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.17%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.50%
Some College12.50%
High School11.20%
Bachelors or Greater1.15%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed40.91%
Female Employed9.33%
Male Employed4.58%

Mount Penn Income

Mount Penn Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,829$57,565
Families$55,536$65,481
Married Families$76,328-
Non Families$40,867$45,399

Mount Penn Marital Status

Mount Penn Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.8%

Male Marriage Rate

34.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Mount Penn Married by Age and Sex

Mount Penn 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 55-64.

Mount Penn Marital Status by Race

Mount Penn Veterans

152

Number of Veterans

152

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam77
Second Gulf War27
Korea23
World War II
First Gulf War

$Mount Penn Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mount Penn Employment Status

69.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.9%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Mount Penn 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

79.90%

Born in Pennsylvania

92.50%

Native Born

7.50%

Foreign Born

3.06%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.50% of Mount Penn residents were born in the United States, with 79.90% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.06% 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
20203,16160.19%
20193,15560.19%
20183,149140.45%
20173,13560.19%
20163,129-3-0.10%
20153,132-2-0.06%
20143,134-5-0.16%
20133,139-1-0.03%
20123,140812.65%
20113,059-2-0.07%
20103,061450.15%
20003,0161330.45%
19902,883-142-0.48%
19803,025-440-1.35%
19703,465-109-0.31%
19603,574-61-0.17%
19503,635-19-0.05%
19403,6546371.93%
19303,0170.00%