Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania Population 2020

6,008

Selinsgrove is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 6,008, it is the 144th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4275th largest city in the United States. Selinsgrove is currently growing at a rate of 0.69% annually and its population has increased by 6.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,654 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Selinsgrove has a population density of 3,281 people per square mile.

The average household income in Selinsgrove is $61,537 with a poverty rate of 8.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $806 per month, and the median house value is $152,300. The median age in Selinsgrove is 28.8 years, 23.6 years for males, and 32 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.7 males.

Selinsgrove Demographics

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

  • White: 89.60%
  • Black or African American: 3.82%
  • Two or more races: 3.71%
  • Asian: 1.68%
  • Other race: 1.19%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania is 6,008, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,926.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,654.

Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202040,450-45-0.11%
201940,495-45-0.11%
201840,540-45-0.11%
201740,5851330.33%
201640,452-71-0.18%
201540,5232910.72%
201440,2321120.28%
201340,1202420.60%
201239,8781010.25%
201139,777700.18%
201039,7070.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,28489.60%
Black or African American2253.82%
Two or More Races2193.71%
Asian991.68%
Some Other Race701.19%

Selinsgrove Population Pyramid 2020

Selinsgrove Median Age

28.8


Total

23.6


Male

32


Female

Selinsgrove Adults

There are 5,142 adults, (924 of whom are seniors) in Selinsgrove.

Selinsgrove Age Dependency

39.8

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

17.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Selinsgrove Sex Ratio

Female

3,109

52.72%

Male

2,788

47.28%

Selinsgrove Households and Families

Selinsgrove Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Selinsgrove Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.8%21.2%
Male71%29%
All47.6%52.4%
Non Family30%70%
Female14.5%85.5%

47.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8712.0547.6
Non Family8131.1430
Married7062.7278.8
Female2832.6914.5
Male693.3571

2.69

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Selinsgrove Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade561.84%
9th to 12th Grade1163.82%
High School Graduate1,37345.18%
Some College44114.51%
Associates Degree2407.90%
Bachelors Degree54517.93%
Graduate Degree2688.82%

Selinsgrove Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8162,657741
Hispanic14213526
Black423613
Asian333333
Other Race2922
Multiple Races66

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$32,165$35,856$27,454
Less Than High School$21,510$21,510$
High School Grad$30,194$31,735$22,419
Some College$27,161$34,866$23,155
Bachelors Degree$51,944$51,016$52,813
Graduate Degree$77,898$72,625$83,750

$32,165

Average Earnings

$35,856

Average Male

$27,454

Average Female

Selinsgrove Language

Selinsgrove Language by Age

Selinsgrove Language

92.96% of Selinsgrove residents speak only English, while 7.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.00% of the population.

Selinsgrove Poverty

Selinsgrove Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,4063219.42%
Black11321.77%

8.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.77%

Male Poverty Rate

8.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Selinsgrove

The race most likely to be in poverty in Selinsgrove is White, with 9.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Selinsgrove is Black, with 1.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.97%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.00%
High School9.48%
Some College3.58%
Bachelors or Greater1.73%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed46.67%
Male Employed3.70%
Female Employed1.46%

Selinsgrove Income

Selinsgrove Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,417$61,537
Families$59,853$69,021
Married Families$69,750-
Non Families$32,813$50,726

Selinsgrove Marital Status

Selinsgrove Marital Status

Marriage Rates

29.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.1%

Male Marriage Rate

27.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Selinsgrove Married by Age and Sex

Selinsgrove 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 35-44.

Selinsgrove Marital Status by Race

Selinsgrove Veterans

365

Number of Veterans

317

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam87
Korea63
First Gulf War39
Second Gulf War23
World War II14

$Selinsgrove Veterans by Education

8.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Selinsgrove Employment Status

57.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Selinsgrove 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

66.14%

Born in Pennsylvania

96.12%

Native Born

3.88%

Foreign Born

2.14%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.12% of Selinsgrove residents were born in the United States, with 66.14% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.14% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,008410.69%
20195,967410.69%
20185,926-19-0.32%
20175,945410.69%
20165,904-12-0.20%
20155,9161332.30%
20145,7830.00%
20135,7831001.76%
20125,683701.25%
20115,613-38-0.67%
20105,6512680.49%
20005,383-1-0.00%
19905,3841570.30%
19805,2271110.21%
19705,1161,1682.63%
19603,9484341.17%
19503,5146372.02%
19402,877800.28%
19302,7970.00%