Plymouth, Pennsylvania Population 2020

5,790

Plymouth is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,790, it is the 154th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4374th largest city in the United States. Plymouth is currently declining at a rate of -0.07% annually and its population has decreased by -2.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,951 in 2010. Plymouth reached it's highest population of 16,996 in 1910. Spanning over 1 miles, Plymouth has a population density of 5,276 people per square mile.

The average household income in Plymouth is $47,117 with a poverty rate of 19.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $700 per month, and the median house value is $74,300. The median age in Plymouth is 38.9 years, 35 years for males, and 40 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.2 males.

Plymouth Demographics

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

  • White: 89.32%
  • Black or African American: 6.96%
  • Other race: 1.51%
  • Two or more races: 1.18%
  • Asian: 0.93%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Plymouth, Pennsylvania is 5,790, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,798.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,951.

Plymouth, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,20989.32%
Black or African American4066.96%
Some Other Race881.51%
Two or More Races691.18%
Asian540.93%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.10%

Plymouth Population Pyramid 2020

Plymouth Median Age

38.9


Total

35


Male

40


Female

Plymouth Adults

There are 4,392 adults, (1,046 of whom are seniors) in Plymouth.

Plymouth Age Dependency

74.3

Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43

Child Dependency Ratio

Plymouth Sex Ratio

Female

2,987

51.22%

Male

2,845

48.78%

Plymouth Households and Families

Plymouth Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Plymouth Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.8%32.2%
Male64.9%35.1%
All53.3%46.7%
Non Family49.5%50.5%
Female36.2%63.8%

53.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5372.2953.3
Non Family1,0151.1649.5
Married7963.0167.8
Female5583.1736.2
Male1682.8464.9

2.88

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

9.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Plymouth Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1173.00%
9th to 12th Grade3288.42%
High School Graduate1,84247.28%
Some College78920.25%
Associates Degree3218.24%
Bachelors Degree3138.03%
Graduate Degree1864.77%

Plymouth Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6123,222481
Hispanic1381011
Black123117
Asian443217
Other Race38281
Native American66
Multiple Races33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,100$38,480$24,080
Less Than High School$26,071$30,000$14,167
High School Grad$24,858$40,873$16,464
Some College$35,179$39,167$33,405
Bachelors Degree$53,553$51,705$54,474
Graduate Degree$32,333$31,891$34,821

$31,100

Average Earnings

$38,480

Average Male

$24,080

Average Female

Plymouth Language

Plymouth Language by Age

Plymouth Language

97.04% of Plymouth residents speak only English, while 2.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.01% of the population.

Plymouth Poverty

Plymouth Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,03783816.64%
Hispanic36322160.88%
Black40614836.45%
Other8888100.00%
Asian542138.89%
Multiple691927.54%
Native66100.00%

19.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.73%

Male Poverty Rate

22.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Plymouth

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Plymouth is White, with 16.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.60%
High School17.75%
Some College16.67%
Bachelors or Greater8.62%
Name Poverty
Female Employed13.62%
Female Unemployed9.86%
Male Employed5.50%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Plymouth Income

Plymouth Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,375$47,117
Families$40,337$51,597
Married Families$59,712-
Non Families$24,238$35,522

Plymouth Marital Status

Plymouth Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.8%

Male Marriage Rate

33.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Plymouth Married by Age and Sex

Plymouth 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.

Plymouth Marital Status by Race

Plymouth Veterans

398

Number of Veterans

377

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam172
First Gulf War83
Second Gulf War49
Korea41
World War II25
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74148
75+105
35 to 5492
55 to 6437
18 to 3416
Name Veterans % of Total
White3989.61%
Hispanic159.87%

$Plymouth Veterans by Education

1.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Plymouth Employment Status

58.7%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Plymouth 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

81.16%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.78%

Native Born

1.22%

Foreign Born

0.89%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.78% of Plymouth residents were born in the United States, with 81.16% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.89% 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
20205,790-4-0.07%
20195,794-4-0.07%
20185,798-12-0.21%
20175,810-4-0.07%
20165,814-26-0.45%
20155,840-30-0.51%
20145,870-19-0.32%
20135,889-39-0.66%
20125,928-8-0.13%
20115,936-10-0.17%
20105,946-561-0.90%
20006,507-627-0.92%
19907,134-471-0.64%
19807,605-1,931-2.24%
19709,536-865-0.86%
196010,401-2,620-2.22%
195013,021-2,486-1.73%
194015,507-1,036-0.64%
193016,543430.03%
192016,500-496-0.30%
191016,9963,3472.22%
190013,6494,3053.86%
18909,3443,2794.42%
18806,0653,3818.49%
18702,6840.00%