Shillington, Pennsylvania Population 2020

5,357

Shillington is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,357, it is the 176th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4563rd largest city in the United States. Shillington is currently growing at a rate of 0.22% annually and its population has increased by 1.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,273 in 2010. Shillington reached it's highest population of 6,249 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, Shillington has a population density of 5,361 people per square mile.

The average household income in Shillington is $77,248 with a poverty rate of 8.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $934 per month, and the median house value is $141,300. The median age in Shillington is 37.5 years, 35.1 years for males, and 43.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.0 males.

Shillington Demographics

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

  • White: 90.96%
  • Black or African American: 3.15%
  • Two or more races: 3.09%
  • Other race: 2.79%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Shillington, Pennsylvania is 5,357, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,333.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,273.

Shillington, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,82190.96%
Black or African American1673.15%
Two or More Races1643.09%
Some Other Race1482.79%

Shillington Population Pyramid 2020

Shillington Median Age

37.5


Total

35.1


Male

43.6


Female

Shillington Adults

There are 3,982 adults, (972 of whom are seniors) in Shillington.

Shillington Age Dependency

76.1

Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Shillington Sex Ratio

Female

2,732

51.55%

Male

2,568

48.45%

Shillington Households and Families

Shillington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shillington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.5%9.5%
Female74.5%25.5%
All73.6%26.4%
Non Family64.2%35.8%
Male39.3%60.7%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2162.3873.6
Married9192.8890.5
Non Family8331.3164.2
Female2352.8574.5
Male2293.8239.3

2.91

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

9.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shillington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1463.96%
9th to 12th Grade3038.22%
High School Graduate1,28734.91%
Some College79021.43%
Associates Degree2787.54%
Bachelors Degree65517.77%
Graduate Degree2286.18%

Shillington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2942,930821
Hispanic29123950
Multiple Races794612
Other Race6361
Black4242

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.92%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,264$45,296$40,227
Less Than High School$42,883$44,033$
High School Grad$32,168$40,795$30,735
Some College$41,321$50,536$31,711
Bachelors Degree$66,736$$69,250
Graduate Degree$60,304$$60,338

$44,264

Average Earnings

$45,296

Average Male

$40,227

Average Female

Shillington Language

Shillington Language by Age

Shillington Language

90.97% of Shillington residents speak only English, while 9.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.81% of the population.

Shillington Poverty

Shillington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,4702806.26%
Hispanic63710015.70%
Multiple1646338.41%
Black1652213.33%
Other14821.35%

8.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.79%

Male Poverty Rate

6.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shillington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shillington is Multiple, with 38.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shillington is Other, with 1.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.77%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.39%
Some College7.68%
High School5.13%
Bachelors or Greater3.96%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed69.23%
Male Unemployed68.79%
Male Employed2.56%
Female Employed2.19%

Shillington Income

Shillington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$63,365$77,248
Families$68,141$86,162
Married Families$74,844-
Non Families$48,560$55,545

Shillington Marital Status

Shillington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Shillington Married by Age and Sex

Shillington 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.

Shillington Marital Status by Race

Shillington Veterans

282

Number of Veterans

237

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea92
Vietnam67
First Gulf War48
World War II27
Second Gulf War21

$Shillington Veterans by Education

5.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shillington Employment Status

69.6%

Labor Force Participation

64.6%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Shillington 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

85.85%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.19%

Native Born

1.81%

Foreign Born

1.04%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.19% of Shillington residents were born in the United States, with 85.85% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.04% 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
20205,357120.22%
20195,345120.23%
20185,333320.60%
20175,301120.23%
20165,289-4-0.08%
20155,293-4-0.08%
20145,297-4-0.08%
20135,301110.21%
20125,2900.00%
20115,290-4-0.08%
20105,2942350.46%
20005,059-3-0.01%
19905,062-539-1.01%
19805,601-648-1.09%
19706,2496101.03%
19605,6395801.09%
19505,0591270.25%
19404,9325311.15%
19304,4010.00%