Pennsburg, Pennsylvania Population 2020

3,865

Pennsburg is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,865, it is the 258th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5503rd largest city in the United States. Pennsburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.10% annually but its population has increased by 0.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,843 in 2010. Pennsburg reached it's highest population of 3,887 in 2014. Spanning over 1 miles, Pennsburg has a population density of 4,832 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pennsburg is $79,987 with a poverty rate of 9.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,026 per month, and the median house value is $207,200. The median age in Pennsburg is 41.7 years, 41.6 years for males, and 42.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.6 males.

Pennsburg Demographics

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

  • White: 93.12%
  • Two or more races: 3.79%
  • Asian: 1.80%
  • Black or African American: 1.29%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Pennsburg, Pennsylvania is 3,865, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,873.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,843.

Pennsburg, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,61593.12%
Two or More Races1473.79%
Asian701.80%
Black or African American501.29%

Pennsburg Population Pyramid 2020

Pennsburg Median Age

41.7


Total

41.6


Male

42.1


Female

Pennsburg Adults

There are 3,015 adults, (530 of whom are seniors) in Pennsburg.

Pennsburg Age Dependency

56.2

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Pennsburg Sex Ratio

Female

1,955

50.36%

Male

1,927

49.64%

Pennsburg Households and Families

Pennsburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pennsburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.9%7.1%
All74.7%25.3%
Male67.2%32.8%
Non Family56.7%43.3%
Female48.4%51.6%

74.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3902.5874.7
Married6783.0492.9
Non Family3261.0756.7
Male1982.867.2
Female1883.3548.4

3.01

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pennsburg Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade903.46%
9th to 12th Grade1545.91%
High School Graduate99338.13%
Some College56221.58%
Associates Degree1987.60%
Bachelors Degree34713.33%
Graduate Degree2609.98%

Pennsburg Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,4352,281584
Asian7044
Black4440
Hispanic3515
Multiple Races282819

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 67.86%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,521$51,543$35,429
Less Than High School$26,250$33,750$15,385
High School Grad$46,343$50,417$31,375
Some College$38,899$50,197$33,224
Bachelors Degree$56,339$101,964$52,031
Graduate Degree$74,519$83,393$56,719

$45,521

Average Earnings

$51,543

Average Male

$35,429

Average Female

Pennsburg Language

Pennsburg Language by Age

Pennsburg Language

97.44% of Pennsburg residents speak only English, while 2.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.92% of the population.

Pennsburg Poverty

Pennsburg Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,3532136.35%
Multiple1416747.52%
Hispanic635282.54%
Black3636100.00%

9.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.91%

Male Poverty Rate

8.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pennsburg

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pennsburg is White, with 6.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.68%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater9.63%
Some College7.18%
High School6.03%
Less Than High School4.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed9.23%
Male Employed5.10%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Pennsburg Income

Pennsburg Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$71,250$79,987
Families$84,392$86,953
Married Families$92,097-
Non Families$35,929$53,575

Pennsburg Marital Status

Pennsburg Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Pennsburg Married by Age and Sex

Pennsburg 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 55-64.

Pennsburg Marital Status by Race

Pennsburg Veterans

175

Number of Veterans

175

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam111
First Gulf War34
Second Gulf War21
World War II5
Korea5
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7476
35 to 5454
55 to 6424
75+21
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1716.07%
Black48.00%

$Pennsburg Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pennsburg Employment Status

69.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.8%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Pennsburg 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

85.06%

Born in Pennsylvania

96.73%

Native Born

3.27%

Foreign Born

1.93%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.73% of Pennsburg residents were born in the United States, with 85.06% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.93% 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
20203,865-4-0.10%
20193,869-4-0.10%
20183,873-2-0.05%
20173,875-4-0.10%
20163,879-4-0.10%
20153,883-4-0.10%
20143,887150.39%
20133,87250.13%
20123,86740.10%
20113,863100.26%
20103,8531,1213.50%
20002,7320.00%