New Cumberland, Pennsylvania Population 2020

7,307

New Cumberland is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 7,307, it is the 114th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 3849th largest city in the United States. New Cumberland is currently growing at a rate of 0.04% annually and its population has increased by 0.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,277 in 2010. New Cumberland reached it's highest population of 9,803 in 1970. Spanning over 2 miles, New Cumberland has a population density of 4,363 people per square mile.

The average household income in New Cumberland is $74,385 with a poverty rate of 7.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $806 per month, and the median house value is $170,900. The median age in New Cumberland is 44 years, 43.5 years for males, and 44.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.0 males.

New Cumberland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of New Cumberland was:

  • White: 91.75%
  • Two or more races: 3.81%
  • Black or African American: 2.37%
  • Other race: 1.22%
  • Asian: 0.85%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of New Cumberland, Pennsylvania is 7,307, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,301.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,277.

New Cumberland, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,69691.75%
Two or More Races2783.81%
Black or African American1732.37%
Some Other Race891.22%
Asian620.85%

New Cumberland Population Pyramid 2020

New Cumberland Median Age

44


Total

43.5


Male

44.5


Female

New Cumberland Adults

There are 6,100 adults, (1,309 of whom are seniors) in New Cumberland.

New Cumberland Age Dependency

52.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25

Child Dependency Ratio

New Cumberland Sex Ratio

Female

3,841

52.63%

Male

3,457

47.37%

New Cumberland Households and Families

New Cumberland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

New Cumberland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
Female69.7%30.3%
All68.3%31.7%
Non Family52.4%47.6%
Male48%52%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4072.1468.3
Married1,5002.784.7
Non Family1,3891.1752.4
Female3702.9669.7
Male1483.5548

2.7

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New Cumberland Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade571.02%
9th to 12th Grade2534.51%
High School Graduate1,86633.28%
Some College1,13220.19%
Associates Degree5199.26%
Bachelors Degree1,09519.53%
Graduate Degree68512.22%

New Cumberland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,2444,9831,664
Hispanic17213617
Black13913976
Multiple Races828215
Other Race492817
Asian43308

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 black people with a rate of 54.68%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,028$50,827$40,177
Less Than High School$42,813$87,813$26,473
High School Grad$33,184$38,594$23,269
Some College$40,759$47,396$39,271
Bachelors Degree$52,639$63,533$46,719
Graduate Degree$55,810$56,690$53,304

$45,028

Average Earnings

$50,827

Average Male

$40,177

Average Female

New Cumberland Language

New Cumberland Language by Age

New Cumberland Language

91.94% of New Cumberland residents speak only English, while 8.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.19% of the population.

New Cumberland Poverty

New Cumberland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,6013855.83%
Hispanic38518548.05%
Black1738649.71%
Multiple2785419.42%

7.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.41%

Male Poverty Rate

8.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Cumberland

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Cumberland is Black, with 49.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Cumberland is White, with 5.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.58%.

Name Poverty
High School9.54%
Some College8.00%
Less Than High School1.94%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.94%
Male Unemployed7.24%
Male Employed6.70%
Female Employed3.83%

New Cumberland Income

New Cumberland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,176$74,385
Families$78,659$88,321
Married Families$87,436-
Non Families$43,233$50,667

New Cumberland Marital Status

New Cumberland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

New Cumberland Married by Age and Sex

New Cumberland 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.

New Cumberland Marital Status by Race

New Cumberland Veterans

616

Number of Veterans

602

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam225
First Gulf War93
Korea75
Second Gulf War74
World War II62

$New Cumberland Veterans by Education

6.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Cumberland Employment Status

67.2%

Labor Force Participation

63%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

New Cumberland 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

73.97%

Born in Pennsylvania

96.51%

Native Born

3.49%

Foreign Born

1.74%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.51% of New Cumberland residents were born in the United States, with 73.97% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20207,30730.04%
20197,30430.04%
20187,30120.03%
20177,29930.04%
20167,29610.01%
20157,295140.19%
20147,281-4-0.05%
20137,285-7-0.10%
20127,292230.32%
20117,269-12-0.16%
20107,281-68-0.09%
20007,349-316-0.42%
19907,665-386-0.49%
19808,051-1,752-1.95%
19709,8035460.57%
19609,2573,0534.08%
19506,2041,6793.21%
19404,5252420.55%
19304,2830.00%