Parkesburg, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,060

Parkesburg is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,060, it is the 244th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5352nd largest city in the United States. Parkesburg is currently growing at a rate of 1.75% annually and its population has increased by 13.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,593 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Parkesburg has a population density of 3,199 people per square mile.

The average household income in Parkesburg is $76,120 with a poverty rate of 8.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $938 per month, and the median house value is $183,400. The median age in Parkesburg is 37.7 years, 38.6 years for males, and 36.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.8 males.

Parkesburg Demographics

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

  • White: 89.34%
  • Two or more races: 5.32%
  • Black or African American: 4.34%
  • Native American: 1.01%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Parkesburg, Pennsylvania is 4,060, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,920.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,593.

Parkesburg, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,37889.34%
Two or More Races2015.32%
Black or African American1644.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native381.01%

Parkesburg Population Pyramid 2020

Parkesburg Median Age

37.7


Total

38.6


Male

36.7


Female

Parkesburg Adults

There are 2,770 adults, (479 of whom are seniors) in Parkesburg.

Parkesburg Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Parkesburg Sex Ratio

Female

2,035

53.82%

Male

1,746

46.18%

Parkesburg Households and Families

Parkesburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Parkesburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.1%20.9%
Female76.4%23.6%
All64.6%35.4%
Non Family41.9%58.1%
Male34.7%65.3%

64.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3252.8464.6
Married6743.5979.1
Non Family4151.2841.9
Female1613.0776.4
Male754.234.7

3.44

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

10.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Parkesburg Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1455.93%
9th to 12th Grade2178.88%
High School Graduate95839.18%
Some College44018.00%
Associates Degree2138.71%
Bachelors Degree35014.31%
Graduate Degree1224.99%

Parkesburg Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0911,873395
Hispanic1537627
Black1259620
Native American38
Multiple Races383830

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 multiple races people with a rate of 78.95%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,150$49,894$32,275
Less Than High School$45,559$47,007$29,274
High School Grad$41,090$46,009$22,500
Some College$41,193$48,511$29,817
Bachelors Degree$54,891$58,382$51,625
Graduate Degree$80,417$81,125$76,964

$45,150

Average Earnings

$49,894

Average Male

$32,275

Average Female

Parkesburg Language

Parkesburg Language by Age

Parkesburg Language

93.31% of Parkesburg residents speak only English, while 6.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.23% of the population.

Parkesburg Poverty

Parkesburg Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,0862427.84%
Hispanic2723713.60%
Black164169.76%
Multiple201125.97%

8.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.33%

Male Poverty Rate

9.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Parkesburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Parkesburg is Hispanic, with 13.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Parkesburg is Multiple, with 5.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.31%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.54%
Some College9.04%
High School8.87%
Bachelors or Greater1.48%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed36.84%
Female Unemployed34.38%
Female Employed6.63%
Male Employed2.13%

Parkesburg Income

Parkesburg Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$71,012$76,120
Families$83,269$90,579
Married Families$91,389-
Non Families$25,795$36,775

Parkesburg Marital Status

Parkesburg Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Parkesburg Married by Age and Sex

Parkesburg 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 45-54.

Parkesburg Marital Status by Race

Parkesburg Veterans

191

Number of Veterans

170

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam58
Second Gulf War30
First Gulf War18
World War II7
Korea

$Parkesburg Veterans by Education

19.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Parkesburg Employment Status

70.5%

Labor Force Participation

68.7%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Parkesburg 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

78.34%

Born in Pennsylvania

94.95%

Native Born

5.05%

Foreign Born

4.23%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.95% of Parkesburg residents were born in the United States, with 78.34% having been born in Pennsylvania. 4.23% 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
20204,060701.75%
20193,990701.79%
20183,920842.19%
20173,836701.86%
20163,766701.89%
20153,696150.41%
20143,681360.99%
20133,645160.44%
20123,629170.47%
20113,612170.47%
20103,5952220.64%
20003,3733921.24%
19902,9814031.46%
19802,578-123-0.46%
19702,701-58-0.21%
19602,7591480.55%
19502,611680.09%
19202,543210.08%
19102,5220.00%