Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania Population 2020

3,152

Mount Pocono is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,152, it is the 302nd largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6099th largest city in the United States. Mount Pocono is currently growing at a rate of 0.80% annually but its population has decreased by -0.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,170 in 2010. Mount Pocono reached it's highest population of 3,168 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Mount Pocono has a population density of 913 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mount Pocono is $64,227 with a poverty rate of 16.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $878 per month, and the median house value is $149,700. The median age in Mount Pocono is 38.9 years, 38.6 years for males, and 39.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.6 males.

Mount Pocono Demographics

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

  • White: 59.56%
  • Black or African American: 30.53%
  • Two or more races: 4.42%
  • Other race: 3.54%
  • Asian: 1.95%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania is 3,152, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,102.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,170.

Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,83459.56%
Black or African American94030.53%
Two or More Races1364.42%
Some Other Race1093.54%
Asian601.95%

Mount Pocono Population Pyramid 2020

Mount Pocono Median Age

38.9


Total

38.6


Male

39.2


Female

Mount Pocono Adults

There are 2,264 adults, (572 of whom are seniors) in Mount Pocono.

Mount Pocono Age Dependency

82

Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Mount Pocono Sex Ratio

Female

1,512

49.11%

Male

1,567

50.89%

Mount Pocono Households and Families

Mount Pocono Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mount Pocono Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.9%25.1%
Non Family57.1%42.9%
All56.8%43.2%
Male24.5%75.5%
Female22.8%77.2%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1682.6456.8
Married4703.0774.9
Non Family4431.0757.1
Female2024.722.8
Male53424.5

3.39

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mount Pocono Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1526.99%
9th to 12th Grade1808.28%
High School Graduate86639.83%
Some College29613.62%
Associates Degree1878.60%
Bachelors Degree29713.66%
Graduate Degree1969.02%

Mount Pocono Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,1441,001380
Black51542657
Hispanic47739029
Other Race10973
Multiple Races6464
Asian604727

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 45.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,449$36,280$26,445
Less Than High School$$$13,952
High School Grad$30,917$30,074$32,774
Some College$27,054$31,700$26,295
Bachelors Degree$67,031$106,705$
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,449

Average Earnings

$36,280

Average Male

$26,445

Average Female

Mount Pocono Language

Mount Pocono Language by Age

Mount Pocono Language

82.52% of Mount Pocono residents speak only English, while 17.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.42% of the population.

Mount Pocono Poverty

Mount Pocono Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black94030132.02%
Hispanic73113418.33%
Other1095449.54%
White1,397463.29%
Multiple1362719.85%

16.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.61%

Male Poverty Rate

15.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mount Pocono

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mount Pocono is Other, with 49.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mount Pocono is White, with 3.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.01%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.12%
Some College16.77%
High School15.70%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.60%
Female Employed7.98%
Male Employed2.65%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Mount Pocono Income

Mount Pocono Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,405$64,227
Families$58,586$79,675
Married Families$71,250-
Non Families$28,144$37,942

Mount Pocono Marital Status

Mount Pocono Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.6%

Male Marriage Rate

41.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Mount Pocono Married by Age and Sex

Mount Pocono 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 Pocono Marital Status by Race

Mount Pocono Veterans

256

Number of Veterans

256

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam67
Korea56
Second Gulf War32
First Gulf War30
World War II
Name Veterans % of Total
White1157.92%
Black7312.97%
Hispanic6912.52%
Other4339.45%
2 or More2539.06%

$Mount Pocono Veterans by Education

26.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mount Pocono Employment Status

65.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.7%

Employment Rate

11.1%

Unemployment Rate

Mount Pocono 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

25.33%

Born in Pennsylvania

91.69%

Native Born

8.31%

Foreign Born

1.01%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.69% of Mount Pocono residents were born in the United States, with 25.33% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.01% 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
20203,152250.80%
20193,127250.81%
20183,102190.62%
20173,083250.82%
20163,058-8-0.26%
20153,066-19-0.62%
20143,085-16-0.52%
20133,101-28-0.89%
20123,129-27-0.86%
20113,156-12-0.38%
20103,1684261.45%
20002,7420.00%