Pitcairn, Pennsylvania Population 2020

3,136

Pitcairn is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,136, it is the 304th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6116th largest city in the United States. Pitcairn is currently declining at a rate of -0.79% annually and its population has decreased by -4.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,294 in 2010. Pitcairn reached it's highest population of 6,317 in 1930. Spanning over 1 miles, Pitcairn has a population density of 6,209 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pitcairn is $46,597 with a poverty rate of 21.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $682 per month, and the median house value is $63,700. The median age in Pitcairn is 40 years, 38.4 years for males, and 44.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.1 males.

Pitcairn Demographics

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

  • White: 68.27%
  • Black or African American: 20.53%
  • Two or more races: 6.75%
  • Asian: 3.25%
  • Other race: 1.21%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pitcairn, Pennsylvania is 3,136, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,186.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,294.

Pitcairn, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,20568.27%
Black or African American66320.53%
Two or More Races2186.75%
Asian1053.25%
Some Other Race391.21%

Pitcairn Population Pyramid 2020

Pitcairn Median Age

40


Total

38.4


Male

44.6


Female

Pitcairn Adults

There are 2,500 adults, (503 of whom are seniors) in Pitcairn.

Pitcairn Age Dependency

61.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Pitcairn Sex Ratio

Female

1,664

51.52%

Male

1,566

48.48%

Pitcairn Households and Families

Pitcairn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pitcairn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married60%40%
All45.7%54.3%
Non Family44.6%55.4%
Female36.3%63.7%
Male13.6%86.4%

45.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5282.1145.7
Non Family7131.1144.6
Married4182.960
Female3313.2436.3
Male662.3313.6

2.87

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

10.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pitcairn Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade261.16%
9th to 12th Grade2129.43%
High School Graduate88439.34%
Some College38217.00%
Associates Degree34215.22%
Bachelors Degree30813.71%
Graduate Degree934.14%

Pitcairn Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6881,494300
Black38036270
Multiple Races767624
Hispanic6646
Other Race3939
Asian37317

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 31.58%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,384$36,759$22,321
Less Than High School$38,229$38,594$
High School Grad$28,833$31,023$16,250
Some College$28,864$41,489$25,349
Bachelors Degree$40,707$36,163$46,133
Graduate Degree$$99,063$

$31,384

Average Earnings

$36,759

Average Male

$22,321

Average Female

Pitcairn Language

Pitcairn Language by Age

Pitcairn Language

94.96% of Pitcairn residents speak only English, while 5.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.17% of the population.

Pitcairn Poverty

Pitcairn Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,11738118.00%
Black66316124.28%
Asian1056662.86%
Hispanic2285323.25%
Multiple2184721.56%
Other392153.85%

21.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.30%

Male Poverty Rate

27.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pitcairn

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pitcairn is Asian, with 62.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pitcairn is White, with 18.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.96%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.67%
Bachelors or Greater27.68%
High School20.36%
Some College11.88%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed60.49%
Female Unemployed36.54%
Female Employed13.40%
Male Employed2.02%

Pitcairn Income

Pitcairn Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,769$46,597
Families$39,102$48,778
Married Families$52,661-
Non Families$21,607$39,285

Pitcairn Marital Status

Pitcairn Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.9%

Male Marriage Rate

29.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Pitcairn Married by Age and Sex

Pitcairn 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.

Pitcairn Marital Status by Race

Pitcairn Veterans

160

Number of Veterans

160

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam80
First Gulf War15
World War II12
Korea9
Second Gulf War

$Pitcairn Veterans by Education

18.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pitcairn Employment Status

61.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Pitcairn 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

81.39%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.09%

Native Born

2.91%

Foreign Born

2.07%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.09% of Pitcairn residents were born in the United States, with 81.39% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.07% 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
20203,136-25-0.79%
20193,161-25-0.78%
20183,186-18-0.56%
20173,204-25-0.77%
20163,229-23-0.71%
20153,252-25-0.76%
20143,277-13-0.40%
20133,290-4-0.12%
20123,294-1-0.03%
20113,29510.03%
20103,294-395-1.13%
20003,689-398-1.02%
19904,087-88-0.21%
19804,175-566-1.26%
19704,741-642-1.26%
19605,383-474-0.84%
19505,857-453-0.74%
19406,310-7-0.01%
19306,3175790.97%
19205,7387631.44%
19104,9752,3746.70%
19002,6010.00%