Slatington, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,347

Slatington is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,347, it is the 227th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5157th largest city in the United States. Slatington is currently growing at a rate of 0.46% annually and its population has increased by 2.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,232 in 2010. Slatington reached it's highest population of 4,687 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, Slatington has a population density of 3,291 people per square mile.

The average household income in Slatington is $57,753 with a poverty rate of 15.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $814 per month, and the median house value is $130,000. The median age in Slatington is 41.7 years, 36.2 years for males, and 46.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.6 males.

Slatington Demographics

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

  • White: 94.30%
  • Two or more races: 3.88%
  • Black or African American: 0.91%
  • Other race: 0.68%
  • Asian: 0.23%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Slatington, Pennsylvania is 4,347, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,307.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,232.

Slatington, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,03394.30%
Two or More Races1663.88%
Black or African American390.91%
Some Other Race290.68%
Asian100.23%

Slatington Population Pyramid 2020

Slatington Median Age

41.7


Total

36.2


Male

46.5


Female

Slatington Adults

There are 3,393 adults, (606 of whom are seniors) in Slatington.

Slatington Age Dependency

53.5

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Slatington Sex Ratio

Female

2,268

53.03%

Male

2,009

46.97%

Slatington Households and Families

Slatington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Slatington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male92.6%7.4%
Married83.5%16.5%
All56.8%43.2%
Female38.6%61.4%
Non Family32.4%67.6%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8172.3556.8
Non Family7711.1832.4
Married6963.3583.5
Female2283.0738.6
Male1222.6792.6

3.11

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

8.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Slatington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade752.43%
9th to 12th Grade2126.87%
High School Graduate1,46547.49%
Some College57618.67%
Associates Degree34811.28%
Bachelors Degree2889.34%
Graduate Degree1213.92%

Slatington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8022,555397
Hispanic19416512
Multiple Races5858
Black3836
Other Race2917
Asian9

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 14.17%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,569$46,164$26,951
Less Than High School$32,656$$19,417
High School Grad$33,026$39,137$21,384
Some College$35,393$49,963$26,417
Bachelors Degree$48,052$45,250$48,314
Graduate Degree$65,833$157,955$49,375

$36,569

Average Earnings

$46,164

Average Male

$26,951

Average Female

Slatington Language

Slatington Language by Age

Slatington Language

92.82% of Slatington residents speak only English, while 7.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.91% of the population.

Slatington Poverty

Slatington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,82747612.44%
Multiple16612273.49%
Black3939100.00%
Hispanic267269.74%
Other291241.38%
Asian10110.00%

15.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.01%

Male Poverty Rate

21.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Slatington

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Slatington is Hispanic, with 9.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.20%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.59%
Some College15.58%
High School12.49%
Bachelors or Greater2.20%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.55%
Female Employed8.28%
Male Employed0.87%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Slatington Income

Slatington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,815$57,753
Families$70,100$74,154
Married Families$79,012-
Non Families$20,347$32,831

Slatington Marital Status

Slatington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

39.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Slatington Married by Age and Sex

Slatington Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Slatington Marital Status by Race

Slatington Veterans

185

Number of Veterans

171

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam70
First Gulf War27
Second Gulf War20
Korea6
World War II

$Slatington Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Slatington Employment Status

58.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Slatington 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

72.90%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.83%

Native Born

2.17%

Foreign Born

0.79%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.83% of Slatington residents were born in the United States, with 72.90% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.79% 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
20204,347200.46%
20194,327200.46%
20184,307160.37%
20174,291200.47%
20164,27180.19%
20154,26310.02%
20144,262150.35%
20134,247-4-0.09%
20124,25150.12%
20114,246220.52%
20104,224-210-0.48%
20004,434-244-0.53%
19904,6784010.90%
19804,277-410-0.91%
19704,6873710.83%
19604,316-27-0.06%
19504,3432810.67%
19404,062-72-0.18%
19304,1341200.30%
19204,014-440-1.03%
19104,4546811.67%
19003,7731,0573.34%
18902,7160.00%