Royersford, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,756

Royersford is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,756, it is the 202nd largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4897th largest city in the United States. Royersford is currently declining at a rate of -0.15% annually but its population has increased by 0.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,752 in 2010. Royersford reached it's highest population of 4,795 in 2014. Spanning over 1 miles, Royersford has a population density of 6,045 people per square mile.

The average household income in Royersford is $66,325 with a poverty rate of 14.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,050 per month, and the median house value is $195,900. The median age in Royersford is 34.6 years, 34.5 years for males, and 34.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.8 males.

Royersford Demographics

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

  • White: 87.03%
  • Black or African American: 8.69%
  • Two or more races: 3.12%
  • Asian: 1.13%
  • Other race: 0.02%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Royersford, Pennsylvania is 4,756, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,770.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,752.

Royersford, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,15487.03%
Black or African American4158.69%
Two or More Races1493.12%
Asian541.13%
Some Other Race10.02%

Royersford Population Pyramid 2020

Royersford Median Age

34.6


Total

34.5


Male

34.6


Female

Royersford Adults

There are 3,645 adults, (600 of whom are seniors) in Royersford.

Royersford Age Dependency

56.7

Age Dependency Ratio

19.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37

Child Dependency Ratio

Royersford Sex Ratio

Female

2,625

55.00%

Male

2,148

45.00%

Royersford Households and Families

Royersford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Royersford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.4%31.6%
All42.9%57.1%
Male40%60%
Female33.9%66.1%
Non Family30.8%69.2%

42.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1822.1842.9
Non Family1,0121.1930.8
Married6453.1568.4
Female4402.7933.9
Male853.4540

2.86

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Royersford Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade591.80%
9th to 12th Grade2006.11%
High School Graduate1,06332.47%
Some College56517.26%
Associates Degree39312.00%
Bachelors Degree73122.33%
Graduate Degree2638.03%

Royersford Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8982,663865
Black20920476
Hispanic847619
Asian545424
Multiple Races463510

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 44.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,120$45,319$35,359
Less Than High School$26,719$29,602$23,587
High School Grad$34,755$46,528$31,250
Some College$41,277$39,028$42,714
Bachelors Degree$44,625$55,673$39,821
Graduate Degree$41,346$68,958$35,938

$40,120

Average Earnings

$45,319

Average Male

$35,359

Average Female

Royersford Language

Royersford Language by Age

Royersford Language

94.19% of Royersford residents speak only English, while 5.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.43% of the population.

Royersford Poverty

Royersford Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,98045311.38%
Black39319048.35%
Hispanic1582817.72%
Multiple1471610.88%
Asian541324.07%

14.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.19%

Male Poverty Rate

18.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Royersford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Royersford is Black, with 48.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Royersford is Multiple, with 10.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.06%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.22%
High School12.89%
Some College10.75%
Bachelors or Greater4.63%
Name Poverty
Female Employed10.74%
Male Unemployed6.33%
Male Employed5.14%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Royersford Income

Royersford Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,415$66,325
Families$70,948$80,307
Married Families$87,250-
Non Families$39,286$45,843

Royersford Marital Status

Royersford Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.5%

Male Marriage Rate

33.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Royersford Married by Age and Sex

Royersford 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 35-44.

Royersford Marital Status by Race

Royersford Veterans

249

Number of Veterans

239

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam94
First Gulf War57
Korea44
World War II9
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6483
75+63
35 to 5453
65 to 7450
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White2246.85%
Black259.33%
Hispanic65.83%

$Royersford Veterans by Education

5.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Royersford Employment Status

75%

Labor Force Participation

72.4%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Royersford 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

80.96%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.13%

Native Born

2.87%

Foreign Born

1.34%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.13% of Royersford residents were born in the United States, with 80.96% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.34% 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
20204,756-7-0.15%
20194,763-7-0.15%
20184,77010.02%
20174,769-7-0.15%
20164,776-4-0.08%
20154,780-15-0.31%
20144,79560.13%
20134,78950.10%
20124,78460.13%
20114,77890.19%
20104,7695231.17%
20004,246-212-0.49%
19904,4582150.50%
19804,24380.02%
19704,2352660.65%
19603,9691070.27%
19503,8622570.69%
19403,605-114-0.31%
19303,7194411.27%
19203,2782050.65%
19103,0734661.66%
19002,6070.00%