North East, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,000

North East is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,000, it is the 249th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5402nd largest city in the United States. North East is currently declining at a rate of -0.94% annually and its population has decreased by -6.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,294 in 2010. North East reached it's highest population of 4,617 in 1990. Spanning over 1 miles, North East has a population density of 3,070 people per square mile.

The average household income in North East is $58,985 with a poverty rate of 15.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $666 per month, and the median house value is $124,300. The median age in North East is 34.2 years, 33.4 years for males, and 36.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.9 males.

North East Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of North East was:

  • White: 92.70%
  • Two or more races: 4.28%
  • Black or African American: 2.34%
  • Other race: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of North East, Pennsylvania is 4,000, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,076.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,294.

North East, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,83692.70%
Two or More Races1774.28%
Black or African American972.34%
Some Other Race280.68%

North East Population Pyramid 2020

North East Median Age

34.2


Total

33.4


Male

36.4


Female

North East Adults

There are 3,084 adults, (572 of whom are seniors) in North East.

North East Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42

Child Dependency Ratio

North East Sex Ratio

Female

2,039

49.28%

Male

2,099

50.72%

North East Households and Families

North East Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

North East Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married69.1%30.9%
Male63.8%36.2%
All50.2%49.8%
Non Family33%67%
Female22.6%77.4%

50.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6952.4150.2
Married7602.969.1
Non Family5581.2233
Female2393.0622.6
Male1383.3463.8

2.85

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

North East Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade742.62%
9th to 12th Grade1525.38%
High School Graduate1,15140.73%
Some College42715.11%
Associates Degree35712.63%
Bachelors Degree49517.52%
Graduate Degree1706.02%

North East Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6812,505639
Hispanic1186826
Multiple Races2727
Other Race1919

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.83%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,713$46,020$28,625
Less Than High School$20,216$20,216$
High School Grad$31,190$45,081$24,535
Some College$31,993$42,273$30,189
Bachelors Degree$45,028$66,250$31,000
Graduate Degree$50,134$$36,719

$33,713

Average Earnings

$46,020

Average Male

$28,625

Average Female

North East Language

North East Language by Age

North East Language

95.78% of North East residents speak only English, while 4.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.22% of the population.

North East Poverty

North East Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,61740911.31%
Hispanic26514353.96%
Black7676100.00%
Multiple174179.77%

15.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.32%

Male Poverty Rate

19.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in North East

The race most likely to be in poverty in North East is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in North East is Multiple, with 9.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.59%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.92%
High School8.69%
Some College8.04%
Bachelors or Greater5.26%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.95%
Male Unemployed12.12%
Female Employed9.28%
Male Employed6.40%

North East Income

North East Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,810$58,985
Families$55,375$62,777
Married Families$65,536-
Non Families$35,972$44,369

North East Marital Status

North East Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

North East Married by Age and Sex

North East 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 35-44.

North East Marital Status by Race

North East Veterans

197

Number of Veterans

187

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam64
Korea21
World War II18
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War6

$North East Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

North East Employment Status

65%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

North East 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

74.43%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.20%

Native Born

2.80%

Foreign Born

1.76%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.20% of North East residents were born in the United States, with 74.43% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.76% 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
20204,000-38-0.94%
20194,038-38-0.93%
20184,076-35-0.85%
20174,111-38-0.92%
20164,149-34-0.81%
20154,183-25-0.59%
20144,208-32-0.75%
20134,240-19-0.45%
20124,259-8-0.19%
20114,267-13-0.30%
20104,280-321-0.72%
20004,601-16-0.03%
19904,617490.11%
19804,5687221.74%
19703,846-371-0.92%
19604,217-30-0.07%
19504,2475431.38%
19403,704340.09%
19303,6701890.53%
19203,4818092.68%
19102,6720.00%