Pleasant Gap, Pennsylvania Population 2020

2,917

Pleasant Gap is a city located in Pennsylvania. Pleasant Gap has a 2020 population of 2,917. Pleasant Gap is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 1.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,879 in 2010. Pleasant Gap reached it's highest population of 2,917 in 2018.

The average household income in Pleasant Gap is $70,445 with a poverty rate of 0.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $842 per month, and the median house value is $169,000. The median age in Pleasant Gap is 40.8 years, 41.2 years for males, and 39.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.6 males.

Pleasant Gap Demographics

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

  • White: 99.21%
  • Asian: 0.41%
  • Two or more races: 0.38%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Pleasant Gap, Pennsylvania is 2,917, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,917.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,879.

Pleasant Gap, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,89499.21%
Asian120.41%
Two or More Races110.38%

Pleasant Gap Population Pyramid 2020

Pleasant Gap Median Age

40.8


Total

41.2


Male

39.8


Female

Pleasant Gap Adults

There are 2,341 adults, (364 of whom are seniors) in Pleasant Gap.

Pleasant Gap Age Dependency

47.5

Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pleasant Gap Sex Ratio

Female

1,433

49.13%

Male

1,484

50.87%

Pleasant Gap Households and Families

Pleasant Gap Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pleasant Gap Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family75.5%24.5%
All74.6%25.4%
Female74.4%25.6%
Married72.7%27.3%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2942.2574.6
Married6812.9172.7
Non Family4611.175.5
Female1172.8474.4
Male352.69100

2.86

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pleasant Gap Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade130.58%
9th to 12th Grade482.15%
High School Graduate95342.64%
Some College30913.83%
Associates Degree24510.96%
Bachelors Degree53623.98%
Graduate Degree1315.86%

Pleasant Gap Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2122,151644
Asian121212
Multiple Races111111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,735$41,194$38,406
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$30,632$28,456$31,034
Some College$39,653$31,328$41,689
Bachelors Degree$42,486$49,653$39,375
Graduate Degree$49,083$70,521$

$39,735

Average Earnings

$41,194

Average Male

$38,406

Average Female

Pleasant Gap Language

Pleasant Gap Language by Age

Pleasant Gap Language

94.65% of Pleasant Gap residents speak only English, while 5.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.77% of the population.

Pleasant Gap Poverty

Pleasant Gap Poverty by Race

0.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.00%

Male Poverty Rate

1.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pleasant Gap

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pleasant Gap is White, with 0.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pleasant Gap is White, with 0.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.46%.

Name Poverty
High School2.20%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Pleasant Gap Income

Pleasant Gap Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,885$70,445
Families$83,429$80,672
Married Families$84,916-
Non Families$48,216$49,124

Pleasant Gap Marital Status

Pleasant Gap Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.4%

Male Marriage Rate

55.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Pleasant Gap Married by Age and Sex

Pleasant Gap 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.

Pleasant Gap Marital Status by Race

Pleasant Gap Veterans

304

Number of Veterans

234

Male Veterans

70

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War126
First Gulf War94
Vietnam32
Korea24
World War II15

$Pleasant Gap Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pleasant Gap Employment Status

75%

Labor Force Participation

75%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Pleasant Gap 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

83.44%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.73%

Native Born

1.27%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.73% of Pleasant Gap residents were born in the United States, with 83.44% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.00% 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
20202,9170.00%
20192,9170.00%
20182,9172087.68%
20172,709903.44%
20162,619-230-8.07%
20152,849-3-0.11%
20142,852-30-1.04%
20132,882752.67%
20122,807-94-3.24%
20112,901220.76%
20102,8790.00%