Old Forge, Pennsylvania Population 2020

7,857
Loading...

Old Forge is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 7,857, it is the 103rd largest city in Pennsylvania and the 3669th largest city in the United States. Old Forge is currently declining at a rate of -0.47% annually and its population has decreased by -5.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,313 in 2010. Old Forge reached it's highest population of 12,661 in 1930. Spanning over 3 miles, Old Forge has a population density of 2,301 people per square mile.

The average household income in Old Forge is $70,472 with a poverty rate of 11.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $835 per month, and the median house value is $148,500. The median age in Old Forge is 47.5 years, 43.9 years for males, and 49.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.2 males.

Old Forge Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Old Forge was:

  • White: 98.03%
  • Asian: 0.80%
  • Two or more races: 0.63%
  • Black or African American: 0.20%
  • Other race: 0.18%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Old Forge, Pennsylvania is 7,857, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,931.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,313.

Old Forge, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,80898.03%
Asian640.80%
Two or More Races500.63%
Black or African American160.20%
Some Other Race140.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.16%
Loading...

Old Forge Population by Race

Old Forge Population Pyramid 2020

Loading...

Old Forge Median Age

47.5


Total

43.9


Male

49.1


Female

Old Forge Adults

There are 6,568 adults, (1,553 of whom are seniors) in Old Forge.

Old Forge Age Dependency

58.8

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Old Forge Sex Ratio

Female

3,958

49.69%

Male

4,007

50.31%

Old Forge Population by Age

Old Forge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Loading...

Old Forge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.5%21.5%
All63.1%36.9%
Male59.1%40.9%
Non Family54.7%45.3%
Female45%55%

63.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Old Forge Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6172.263.1
Non Family1,5221.354.7
Married1,4582.8678.5
Female5002.7845
Male1373.1359.1

2.82

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

Loading...

Old Forge Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade691.12%
9th to 12th Grade1642.66%
High School Graduate2,65043.04%
Some College1,01416.47%
Associates Degree69711.32%
Bachelors Degree1,03916.88%
Graduate Degree5248.51%
Loading...

Old Forge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Old Forge Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,8815,6641,549
Hispanic19119114
Multiple Races3535
Asian3030
Black16
Other Race141414
Native American1313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Old Forge Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,610$41,893$30,306
Less Than High School$44,083$45,379$
High School Grad$29,568$38,464$23,509
Some College$35,766$41,596$28,902
Bachelors Degree$48,143$42,500$53,618
Graduate Degree$55,658$52,216$61,705

$37,610

Average Earnings

$41,893

Average Male

$30,306

Average Female

Old Forge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Old Forge Language by Age

Loading...

Old Forge Language

95.92% of Old Forge residents speak only English, while 4.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.18% of the population.

Old Forge Language

Old Forge Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,4235337.18%
Hispanic35828178.49%
Asian6464100.00%
Multiple502550.00%
Black1616100.00%
Native1313100.00%

11.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.89%

Male Poverty Rate

16.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Old Forge

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Old Forge is White, with 7.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.89%.

Old Forge Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
High School16.26%
Less Than High School12.88%
Some College7.42%
Bachelors or Greater1.54%

Old Forge Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.33%
Male Unemployed26.79%
Female Employed7.18%
Male Employed0.05%

Old Forge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Old Forge Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$57,563$70,472
Families$74,209$88,331
Married Families$85,938-
Non Families$42,672$45,153
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Old Forge Marital Status

Loading...

Marriage Rates

43.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.7%

Male Marriage Rate

40.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Old Forge Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Old Forge Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Old Forge Marital Status by Race

Loading...

Old Forge Marital Status

Loading...

460

Number of Veterans

453

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam174
Korea40
First Gulf War33
Second Gulf War23
World War II17

Old Forge Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
75+180
65 to 74150
35 to 5471
55 to 6459
18 to 34

Old Forge Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White4446.91%
Black16100.00%

Old Forge Veterans by Race

Old Forge Veterans by Education

Loading...

9.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Old Forge Veterans by Education

Loading...

66.3%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Old Forge Employment by Age

Loading...

Old Forge Employment by Race

Loading...

Old Forge Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

84.93%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.56%

Native Born

1.44%

Foreign Born

0.35%

Non Citizen

1.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.56% of Old Forge residents were born in the United States, with 84.93% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Old Forge Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20207,857-37-0.47%
20197,894-37-0.47%
20187,931-17-0.21%
20177,948-48-0.60%
20167,996-60-0.74%
20158,056-172-2.09%
20148,228-27-0.33%
20138,255-13-0.16%
20128,268-20-0.24%
20118,288-27-0.32%
20108,315-483-0.56%
20008,798-36-0.04%
19908,834-470-0.52%
19809,304-218-0.23%
19709,5225940.65%
19608,928-821-0.88%
19509,749-2,143-1.97%
194011,892-769-0.62%
193012,6614240.34%
192012,2379130.78%
191011,3245,6947.24%
19005,6300.00%

Old Forge Population by Year