Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania Population 2020

2,942

Orwigsburg is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 2,942, it is the 321st largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6300th largest city in the United States. Orwigsburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.44% annually and its population has decreased by -5.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,099 in 2010. Orwigsburg reached it's highest population of 3,106 in 2000. Spanning over 2 miles, Orwigsburg has a population density of 1,356 people per square mile.

The average household income in Orwigsburg is $78,126 with a poverty rate of 5.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $671 per month, and the median house value is $152,500. The median age in Orwigsburg is 45.7 years, 42.1 years for males, and 49.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.3 males.

Orwigsburg Demographics

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

  • White: 98.26%
  • Asian: 0.90%
  • Two or more races: 0.40%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Black or African American: 0.20%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania is 2,942, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,968.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,099.

Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,93898.26%
Asian270.90%
Two or More Races120.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.23%
Black or African American60.20%

Orwigsburg Population Pyramid 2020

Orwigsburg Median Age

45.7


Total

42.1


Male

49.7


Female

Orwigsburg Adults

There are 2,387 adults, (730 of whom are seniors) in Orwigsburg.

Orwigsburg Age Dependency

80.4

Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Orwigsburg Sex Ratio

Female

1,508

50.43%

Male

1,482

49.57%

Orwigsburg Households and Families

Orwigsburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Orwigsburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91%9%
All71.7%28.3%
Female57.1%42.9%
Non Family46.9%53.1%
Male0%0%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2412.1971.7
Married6762.8591
Non Family4671.0146.9
Female983.2657.1
Male00

2.84

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Orwigsburg Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade451.99%
9th to 12th Grade863.81%
High School Graduate98743.75%
Some College28412.59%
Associates Degree2129.40%
Bachelors Degree36516.18%
Graduate Degree27712.28%

Orwigsburg Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2132,095625
Asian271717
Hispanic96
Native American77
Black66

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 62.96%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,958$56,319$38,516
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$35,868$43,608$16,031
Some College$42,154$46,250$41,121
Bachelors Degree$61,442$93,375$57,672
Graduate Degree$74,625$$68,125

$44,958

Average Earnings

$56,319

Average Male

$38,516

Average Female

Orwigsburg Language

Orwigsburg Language by Age

Orwigsburg Language

97.24% of Orwigsburg residents speak only English, while 2.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.87% of the population.

Orwigsburg Poverty

Orwigsburg Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,6781555.79%
Asian27414.81%

5.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.89%

Male Poverty Rate

6.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Orwigsburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Orwigsburg is Asian, with 14.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Orwigsburg is White, with 5.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.32%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.72%
High School8.25%
Bachelors or Greater3.49%
Some College1.93%
Name Poverty
Male Employed2.46%
Female Employed1.90%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Orwigsburg Income

Orwigsburg Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,728$78,126
Families$83,182$99,797
Married Families$90,076-
Non Families$31,278$34,034

Orwigsburg Marital Status

Orwigsburg Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Orwigsburg Married by Age and Sex

Orwigsburg Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Orwigsburg Marital Status by Race

Orwigsburg Veterans

240

Number of Veterans

211

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam76
Korea57
First Gulf War32
Second Gulf War21
World War II14

$Orwigsburg Veterans by Education

5.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Orwigsburg Employment Status

57.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Orwigsburg 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

86.22%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.89%

Native Born

2.11%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.89% of Orwigsburg residents were born in the United States, with 86.22% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,942-13-0.44%
20192,955-13-0.44%
20182,968-7-0.24%
20172,975-13-0.44%
20162,988-12-0.40%
20153,000-26-0.86%
20143,026-23-0.75%
20133,049-15-0.49%
20123,064-12-0.39%
20113,076-24-0.77%
20103,100-6-0.02%
20003,1063261.12%
19902,780800.29%
19802,700390.15%
19702,6610.00%