Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania Population 2021

5,598
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Stroudsburg is a city located in Monroe County Pennsylvania. It is also the county seat of Monroe County. With a 2020 population of 5,598, it is the 166th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4458th largest city in the United States . Stroudsburg is currently growing at a rate of 0.36% annually and its population has increased by 0.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,567 in 2010. Stroudsburg reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Stroudsburg has a population density of 3,246 people per square mile.

The average household income in Stroudsburg is $66,751 with a poverty rate of 15.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,006 per month, and the median house value is $161,500. The median age in Stroudsburg is 40.6 years, 41.1 years for males, and 39.1 years for females.

Stroudsburg Demographics

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

  • White: 78.32%
  • Black or African American: 13.08%
  • Two or more races: 3.91%
  • Asian: 2.51%
  • Other race: 1.98%
  • Native American: 0.20%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania is 5,598 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,558.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,567.

Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,30778.32%
Black or African American71913.08%
Two or More Races2153.91%
Asian1382.51%
Some Other Race1091.98%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.20%
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Stroudsburg Population by Race

Stroudsburg Population Pyramid $2021

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Stroudsburg Median Age

40.6


Total

41.1


Male

39.1


Female

Stroudsburg Adults

There are 4,274 adults, (1,048 of whom are seniors) in Stroudsburg.

Stroudsburg Age Dependency

70.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Stroudsburg Sex Ratio

Female

2,695

49.01%

Male

2,804

50.99%

Stroudsburg Population by Age

Stroudsburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Stroudsburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family21.5%78.5%
Female29.9%70.1%
Male33.1%66.9%
All42.1%57.9%
Married80.7%19.3%

42.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Stroudsburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2312.4342.1
Non Family1,0341.4621.5
Married6993.3480.7
Female3713.3929.9
Male1272.5933.1

3.22

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Stroudsburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade651.81%
9th to 12th Grade3138.71%
High School Graduate1,05029.23%
Some College70819.71%
Associates Degree50414.03%
Bachelors Degree58516.29%
Graduate Degree36710.22%
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Stroudsburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Stroudsburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,6402,420860
Black462435
Hispanic29823738
2+ Races10910
Asian939354
Other Race3625
Native American11112

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 58.06%.

Stroudsburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,904$32,250$27,727
Less Than 9th Grade$2,500$23,553$2,500
High School Graduate$25,212$26,731$21,567
Some College$$$26,974
Bachelors Degree$50,804$61,786$36,382
Graduate Degree$76,406$157,083$44,638

$30,904

Average Earnings

$32,250

Average Male

$27,727

Average Female

Stroudsburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Stroudsburg Language by Age

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Stroudsburg Language

88.67% of Stroudsburg residents speak only English, while 11.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.77% of the population.

Stroudsburg Language

Stroudsburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,6692827.69%
Hispanic76824832.29%
Black71722731.66%
Other1098880.73%
Multiple2157233.49%
Asian1385842.03%

15.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.33%

Male Poverty Rate

15.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stroudsburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stroudsburg is Other, with 80.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stroudsburg is White, with 7.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.09%.

Stroudsburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.19%
High School19.14%
Some College8.99%
Bachelors or Greater5.78%

Stroudsburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed30.23%
Female Employed11.58%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed14.41%

Stroudsburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Stroudsburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,984$66,751
Families$64,735$79,948
Married Families$79,536-
Non Families$25,848$48,345
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Income by Household Type

Stroudsburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.9%

Male Marriage Rate

36.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Stroudsburg Married by Age and Sex

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Stroudsburg Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Stroudsburg Marital Status by Race

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Stroudsburg Marital Status

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406

Number of Veterans

397

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam296
First Gulf War83
Second Gulf War14
World War II
Korea

Stroudsburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64161
65 to 74135
35 to 5483
18 to 3414
75+13

Stroudsburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White38211.08%
Black244.88%
Hispanic172.93%

Stroudsburg Veterans by Race

Stroudsburg Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stroudsburg Veterans by Education

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62%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Stroudsburg Employment by Age

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Stroudsburg Employment by Race

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Stroudsburg 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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48.35%

Born in Stroudsburg

90.78%

Native Born

9.22%

Foreign Born

3.64%

Non Citizen

5.58%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.78% of Stroudsburg residents were born in the United States, with 48.35% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Stroudsburg Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,598200.36%
20205,578200.36%
20195,558200.36%
20185,538390.71%
20175,499480.88%
20165,451-18-0.33%
20155,469-29-0.53%
20145,498-2-0.04%
20135,500-48-0.87%
20125,548-52-0.93%
20115,600320.57%
20105,568-188-0.33%
20005,7564440.81%
19905,3121640.31%
19805,148-303-0.57%
19705,451-619-1.07%
19606,070-291-0.47%
19506,3611750.28%
19406,1862250.37%
19305,9616831.22%
19205,2788991.88%
19104,3799292.41%
19003,4500.00%

Stroudsburg Population by Year