Penbrook, Pennsylvania Population 2020

2,987

Penbrook is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 2,987, it is the 317th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6251st largest city in the United States. Penbrook is currently growing at a rate of 0.13% annually but its population has decreased by -0.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,008 in 2010. Penbrook reached it's highest population of 3,691 in 1950. Spanning over 0 miles, Penbrook has a population density of 6,692 people per square mile.

The average household income in Penbrook is $54,175 with a poverty rate of 20.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $736 per month, and the median house value is $114,400. The median age in Penbrook is 33.9 years, 37.1 years for males, and 32.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.9 males.

Penbrook Demographics

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

  • White: 53.27%
  • Black or African American: 40.29%
  • Two or more races: 3.52%
  • Other race: 2.62%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Penbrook, Pennsylvania is 2,987, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,979.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,008.

Penbrook, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,58853.27%
Black or African American1,20140.29%
Two or More Races1053.52%
Some Other Race782.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.30%

Penbrook Population Pyramid 2020

Penbrook Median Age

33.9


Total

37.1


Male

32.8


Female

Penbrook Adults

There are 2,190 adults, (338 of whom are seniors) in Penbrook.

Penbrook Age Dependency

61

Age Dependency Ratio

18.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Penbrook Sex Ratio

Female

1,499

50.29%

Male

1,482

49.71%

Penbrook Households and Families

Penbrook Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Penbrook Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married64.7%35.3%
Male55.6%44.4%
All48.9%51.1%
Non Family48.1%51.9%
Female33.5%66.5%

48.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2602.3648.9
Non Family5071.1748.1
Married3713.0464.7
Female3643.2633.5
Male183.7855.6

3.08

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Penbrook Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade351.78%
9th to 12th Grade874.43%
High School Graduate82241.85%
Some College32916.75%
Associates Degree1618.20%
Bachelors Degree38119.40%
Graduate Degree1497.59%

Penbrook Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,051972339
Black637630119
Hispanic26422876
Other Race6262
Multiple Races1313
Native American99

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 white people with a rate of 32.25%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,917$38,026$30,640
Less Than High School$28,611$$
High School Grad$27,604$39,612$20,238
Some College$36,389$56,198$32,102
Bachelors Degree$28,889$20,982$38,063
Graduate Degree$52,391$$53,173

$32,917

Average Earnings

$38,026

Average Male

$30,640

Average Female

Penbrook Language

Penbrook Language by Age

Penbrook Language

87.27% of Penbrook residents speak only English, while 12.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.15% of the population.

Penbrook Poverty

Penbrook Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,20134028.31%
White1,36019914.63%
Multiple984343.88%
Hispanic377287.43%
Native99100.00%

20.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.85%

Male Poverty Rate

20.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Penbrook

The race most likely to be in poverty in Penbrook is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Penbrook is Hispanic, with 7.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.78%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School59.84%
Some College19.18%
High School14.11%
Bachelors or Greater0.19%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.15%
Male Unemployed26.09%
Female Employed12.54%
Male Employed4.75%

Penbrook Income

Penbrook Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,982$54,175
Families$47,454$56,962
Married Families$59,506-
Non Families$37,844$45,655

Penbrook Marital Status

Penbrook Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.6%

Male Marriage Rate

32.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Penbrook Married by Age and Sex

Penbrook 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 Over 65.

Penbrook Marital Status by Race

Penbrook Veterans

207

Number of Veterans

192

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam82
Second Gulf War60
First Gulf War25
Korea11
World War II
Name Veterans % of Total
White15911.79%
Black354.72%
2 or More1344.83%
Hispanic82.76%

$Penbrook Veterans by Education

13.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Penbrook Employment Status

70.3%

Labor Force Participation

66.4%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Penbrook 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

65.78%

Born in Pennsylvania

93.09%

Native Born

6.91%

Foreign Born

1.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.09% of Penbrook residents were born in the United States, with 65.78% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.91% 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
20202,98740.13%
20192,98340.13%
20182,97910.03%
20172,97840.13%
20162,974-5-0.17%
20152,979-7-0.23%
20142,9860.00%
20132,986-5-0.17%
20122,9910.00%
20112,991-4-0.13%
20102,995-49-0.16%
20003,0442530.87%
19902,791-215-0.74%
19803,006-373-1.16%
19703,379-292-0.83%
19603,671-20-0.05%
19503,691640.18%
19403,627600.17%
19303,5670.00%