Pennsville, New Jersey Population 2021

12,268
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Pennsville is a city located in Salem County New Jersey. Pennsville has a 2020 population of 12,268. Pennsville is currently declining at a rate of -0.61% annually and its population has decreased by -8.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,388 in 2010. Pennsville reached it's highest population of 13,388 in 2010.

The average household income in Pennsville is $91,887 with a poverty rate of 8.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $995 per month, and the median house value is $155,000. The median age in Pennsville is 45 years, 42.6 years for males, and 47 years for females.

Pennsville Demographics

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

  • White: 91.30%
  • Black or African American: 4.00%
  • Two or more races: 2.13%
  • Asian: 1.85%
  • Other race: 0.45%
  • Native American: 0.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pennsville, New Jersey is 12,268 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,493.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,388.

Pennsville, New Jersey Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,47791.30%
Black or African American5034.00%
Two or More Races2682.13%
Asian2331.85%
Some Other Race560.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native340.27%
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Pennsville Population by Race

Pennsville Population Pyramid $2021

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Pennsville Median Age

45


Total

42.6


Male

47


Female

Pennsville Adults

There are 10,014 adults, (2,530 of whom are seniors) in Pennsville.

Pennsville Age Dependency

68

Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Pennsville Sex Ratio

Female

6,497

51.68%

Male

6,074

48.32%

Pennsville Population by Age

Pennsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pennsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
Male84.9%15.1%
All72.7%27.3%
Non Family60.1%39.9%
Female49%51%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pennsville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1192.4672.7
Married2,3853.2386.8
Non Family1,8851.1160.1
Female5653.2249
Male2843.3684.9

3.16

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Pennsville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2312.50%
9th to 12th Grade6587.11%
High School Graduate3,92642.42%
Some College1,71618.54%
Associates Degree1,14512.37%
Bachelors Degree98110.60%
Graduate Degree5986.46%
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Pennsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pennsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,4467,7261,475
Black36631327
Asian17012956
Hispanic1681415
2+ Races545416
Other Race363
Native American2055

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 asian people with a rate of 32.94%.

Pennsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,667$53,669$39,056
Less Than 9th Grade$22,331$$21,944
High School Graduate$40,666$51,659$29,675
Some College$49,123$68,594$38,781
Bachelors Degree$61,125$64,353$55,882
Graduate Degree$54,722$53,843$55,485

$46,667

Average Earnings

$53,669

Average Male

$39,056

Average Female

Pennsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pennsville Language by Age

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Pennsville Language

95.38% of Pennsville residents speak only English, while 4.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.31% of the population.

Pennsville Language

Pennsville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,1299678.69%
Multiple2689435.07%
Black503305.96%
Native341544.12%

8.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.03%

Male Poverty Rate

10.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pennsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pennsville is Native, with 44.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pennsville is Black, with 5.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.19%.

Pennsville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.09%
High School7.72%
Some College6.71%
Bachelors or Greater4.37%

Pennsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed40.27%
Male Unemployed24.76%
Female Employed4.15%
Male Employed2.06%

Pennsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pennsville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$68,181$91,887
Families$87,500$117,381
Married Families$101,250-
Non Families$36,712$44,748
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Income by Household Type

Pennsville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Pennsville Married by Age and Sex

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Pennsville 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.

Pennsville Marital Status by Race

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Pennsville Marital Status

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870

Number of Veterans

787

Male Veterans

83

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam282
First Gulf War182
Korea64
Second Gulf War62
World War II49

Pennsville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+278
35 to 54260
65 to 74183
55 to 64131
18 to 3418

Pennsville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8138.80%
Black379.64%
Asian157.35%
Hispanic52.24%
Native American514.71%

Pennsville Veterans by Race

Pennsville Veterans by Education

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9.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pennsville Veterans by Education

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64.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Pennsville Employment by Age

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Pennsville Employment by Race

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Pennsville 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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58.28%

Born in Pennsville

96.58%

Native Born

3.42%

Foreign Born

1.57%

Non Citizen

1.85%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.58% of Pennsville residents were born in the United States, with 58.28% having been born in New Jersey. 1.57% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Pennsville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202112,268-75-0.61%
202012,343-75-0.60%
201912,418-75-0.60%
201812,493-35-0.28%
201712,528-112-0.89%
201612,640-110-0.86%
201512,750-129-1.00%
201412,879-110-0.85%
201312,989-151-1.15%
201213,140-153-1.15%
201113,293-95-0.71%
201013,3880.00%

Pennsville Population by Year