Pennsburg, Pennsylvania Population 2021

3,837
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Pennsburg is a city located in Montgomery County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,837, it is the 258th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5523rd largest city in the United States . Pennsburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.23% annually and its population has decreased by -0.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,843 in 2010. Pennsburg reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Pennsburg has a population density of 4,797 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pennsburg is $84,205 with a poverty rate of 11.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,073 per month, and the median house value is $205,600. The median age in Pennsburg is 40.7 years, 41.3 years for males, and 40.3 years for females.

Pennsburg Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pennsburgwas:

  • White: 92.87%
  • Two or more races: 3.33%
  • Black or African American: 2.09%
  • Asian: 1.71%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Pennsburg, Pennsylvania is 3,837 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,855.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,843.

Pennsburg, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,59392.87%
Two or More Races1293.33%
Black or African American812.09%
Asian661.71%
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Pennsburg Population by Race

Pennsburg Population Pyramid $2021

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Pennsburg Median Age

40.7


Total

41.3


Male

40.3


Female

Pennsburg Adults

There are 3,040 adults, (542 of whom are seniors) in Pennsburg.

Pennsburg Age Dependency

54.9

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Pennsburg Sex Ratio

Female

1,931

49.91%

Male

1,938

50.09%

Pennsburg Population by Age

Pennsburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pennsburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family58.9%41.1%
Female63.2%36.8%
Male74.3%25.7%
All78.4%21.6%
Married94.3%5.7%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pennsburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3332.6978.4
Married6313.1594.3
Non Family3191.0958.9
Female2043.3263.2
Male1793.1874.3

3.13

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Pennsburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade783.02%
9th to 12th Grade1706.59%
High School Graduate97737.85%
Some College57122.12%
Associates Degree1837.09%
Bachelors Degree37714.61%
Graduate Degree2258.72%
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Pennsburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pennsburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,3382,181565
Hispanic7760
Black736013
Asian6655
2+ Races343419

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 55.88%.

Pennsburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,314$51,438$32,898
Less Than 9th Grade$20,250$32,171$16,250
High School Graduate$45,673$54,561$27,500
Some College$37,679$45,625$27,118
Bachelors Degree$57,216$$55,391
Graduate Degree$93,571$109,167$91,389

$42,314

Average Earnings

$51,438

Average Male

$32,898

Average Female

Pennsburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pennsburg Language by Age

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Pennsburg Language

95.71% of Pennsburg residents speak only English, while 4.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.81% of the population.

Pennsburg Language

Pennsburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,3052808.47%
Multiple1216452.89%
Black614878.69%
Hispanic1004444.00%

11.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.16%

Male Poverty Rate

12.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pennsburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pennsburg is Black, with 78.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pennsburg is White, with 8.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.12%.

Pennsburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College10.73%
Bachelors or Greater10.11%
Less Than 9th Grade7.42%
High School6.15%

Pennsburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed13.11%
Male Employed4.61%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Pennsburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pennsburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$74,688$84,205
Families$89,773$91,400
Married Families$102,739-
Non Families$38,050$58,074
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Income by Household Type

Pennsburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Pennsburg Married by Age and Sex

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Pennsburg 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 55-64.

Pennsburg Marital Status by Race

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Pennsburg Marital Status

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197

Number of Veterans

197

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam116
First Gulf War32
Second Gulf War21
World War II5
Korea5

Pennsburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7469
35 to 5462
75+38
55 to 6428
18 to 34

Pennsburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1936.82%
Black44.94%

Pennsburg Veterans by Race

Pennsburg Veterans by Education

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4.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pennsburg Veterans by Education

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67.2%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Pennsburg Employment by Age

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Pennsburg Employment by Race

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Pennsburg Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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85.53%

Born in Pennsburg

95.58%

Native Born

4.42%

Foreign Born

1.78%

Non Citizen

2.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.58% of Pennsburg residents were born in the United States, with 85.53% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Pennsburg Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,837-9-0.23%
20203,846-9-0.23%
20193,855-9-0.23%
20183,864-4-0.10%
20173,868-4-0.10%
20163,872-4-0.10%
20153,876-5-0.13%
20143,881150.39%
20133,86650.13%
20123,86130.08%
20113,858110.29%
20103,8471,1153.48%
20002,7320.00%

Pennsburg Population by Year