Sharpsville, Pennsylvania Population 2021

3,978
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Sharpsville is a city located in Mercer County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,978, it is the 247th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5430th largest city in the United States . Sharpsville is currently declining at a rate of -1.19% annually and its population has decreased by -9.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,415 in 2010. Sharpsville reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Sharpsville has a population density of 2,860 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sharpsville is $53,212 with a poverty rate of 13.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $699 per month, and the median house value is $87,000. The median age in Sharpsville is 44.5 years, 42.5 years for males, and 47.2 years for females.

Sharpsville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sharpsvillewas:

  • White: 97.53%
  • Black or African American: 1.22%
  • Asian: 0.91%
  • Two or more races: 0.34%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Sharpsville, Pennsylvania is 3,978 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,074.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,415.

Sharpsville, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,06597.53%
Black or African American511.22%
Asian380.91%
Two or More Races140.34%
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Sharpsville Population by Race

Sharpsville Population Pyramid $2021

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Sharpsville Median Age

44.5


Total

42.5


Male

47.2


Female

Sharpsville Adults

There are 3,289 adults, (895 of whom are seniors) in Sharpsville.

Sharpsville Age Dependency

74.1

Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Sharpsville Sex Ratio

Female

2,269

54.44%

Male

1,899

45.56%

Sharpsville Population by Age

Sharpsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sharpsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male40.3%59.7%
Non Family49.3%50.7%
Female58%42%
All66.4%33.6%
Married88.8%11.2%

66.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sharpsville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9712.1166.4
Married8042.9688.8
Non Family7971.0749.3
Female2932.6958
Male771.8340.3

2.77

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

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Sharpsville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade812.67%
9th to 12th Grade2056.76%
High School Graduate1,22540.40%
Some College61920.42%
Associates Degree32410.69%
Bachelors Degree40613.39%
Graduate Degree1725.67%
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Sharpsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sharpsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,9662,705563
Black31237
Asian226
Hispanic12128
2+ Races1

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 66.67%.

Sharpsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,617$41,090$31,604
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$35,036$36,734$32,240
Some College$32,115$39,925$25,536
Bachelors Degree$46,250$47,857$46,125
Graduate Degree$64,615$67,000$63,077

$36,617

Average Earnings

$41,090

Average Male

$31,604

Average Female

Sharpsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sharpsville Language by Age

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Sharpsville Language

96.90% of Sharpsville residents speak only English, while 3.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.89% of the population.

Sharpsville Language

Sharpsville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,04151612.77%
Black512854.90%
Hispanic242083.33%
Multiple1417.14%

13.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.95%

Male Poverty Rate

16.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sharpsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sharpsville is Hispanic, with 83.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sharpsville is Multiple, with 7.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.31%.

Sharpsville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade42.31%
Some College9.12%
High School8.65%
Bachelors or Greater5.02%

Sharpsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed52.17%
Male Unemployed34.62%
Female Employed6.31%
Male Employed2.03%

Sharpsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sharpsville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,523$53,212
Families$65,000$67,705
Married Families$71,869-
Non Families$23,201$30,712
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Income by Household Type

Sharpsville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.4%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Sharpsville Married by Age and Sex

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Sharpsville 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 45-54.

Sharpsville Marital Status by Race

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Sharpsville Marital Status

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420

Number of Veterans

357

Male Veterans

63

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam148
First Gulf War87
Second Gulf War59
Korea56
World War II42

Sharpsville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+208
35 to 54101
65 to 7466
55 to 6445
18 to 34

Sharpsville Veterans by Age

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Sharpsville Veterans by Race

Sharpsville Veterans by Education

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6.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

60.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sharpsville Veterans by Education

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55%

Labor Force Participation

53.5%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Sharpsville Employment by Age

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Sharpsville Employment by Race

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Sharpsville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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79.89%

Born in Sharpsville

98.75%

Native Born

1.25%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.25%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.75% of Sharpsville residents were born in the United States, with 79.89% 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 Europe.

Sharpsville Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,978-48-1.19%
20204,026-48-1.18%
20194,074-48-1.16%
20184,122-42-1.01%
20174,164-44-1.05%
20164,208-47-1.10%
20154,255-40-0.93%
20144,295-29-0.67%
20134,324-27-0.62%
20124,351-25-0.57%
20114,376-34-0.77%
20104,410-90-0.20%
20004,500-229-0.50%
19904,729-646-1.27%
19805,375-751-1.30%
19706,126650.11%
19606,0616471.14%
19505,4142850.54%
19405,129-65-0.13%
19305,1945201.06%
19204,6741,0402.55%
19103,6346642.04%
19002,9700.00%

Sharpsville Population by Year