Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania Population 2020

5,644

Stroudsburg is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,644, it is the 165th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4439th largest city in the United States. Stroudsburg is currently growing at a rate of 0.86% annually and its population has increased by 1.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,567 in 2010. Stroudsburg reached it's highest population of 6,361 in 1950. Spanning over 2 miles, Stroudsburg has a population density of 3,273 people per square mile.

The average household income in Stroudsburg is $57,765 with a poverty rate of 23.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $930 per month, and the median house value is $166,500. The median age in Stroudsburg is 42.6 years, 42.9 years for males, and 42.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 119.9 males.

Stroudsburg Demographics

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

  • White: 75.20%
  • Black or African American: 13.42%
  • Two or more races: 4.71%
  • Asian: 3.54%
  • Other race: 2.91%
  • Native American: 0.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania is 5,644, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,548.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,567.

Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,13775.20%
Black or African American73813.42%
Two or More Races2594.71%
Asian1953.54%
Some Other Race1602.91%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.22%

Stroudsburg Population Pyramid 2020

Stroudsburg Median Age

42.6


Total

42.9


Male

42.4


Female

Stroudsburg Adults

There are 4,344 adults, (923 of whom are seniors) in Stroudsburg.

Stroudsburg Age Dependency

60.8

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Stroudsburg Sex Ratio

Female

2,502

45.48%

Male

2,999

54.52%

Stroudsburg Households and Families

Stroudsburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Stroudsburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
Male63%37%
All39.2%60.8%
Female30%70%
Non Family16.1%83.9%

39.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3222.3439.2
Non Family1,1901.4516.1
Married6413.485
Female4103.1530
Male813.0463

3.24

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

1.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stroudsburg Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2175.77%
9th to 12th Grade53014.09%
High School Graduate99026.32%
Some College82221.86%
Associates Degree45111.99%
Bachelors Degree39510.50%
Graduate Degree3569.47%

Stroudsburg Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6462,186674
Black526475
Hispanic32616848
Multiple Races20311
Asian14814829
Other Race5839
Native American12123

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 white people with a rate of 25.47%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,402$26,808$21,569
Less Than High School$$$2,500
High School Grad$21,199$20,985$21,408
Some College$$$18,693
Bachelors Degree$37,010$56,339$35,197
Graduate Degree$74,931$153,688$61,389

$25,402

Average Earnings

$26,808

Average Male

$21,569

Average Female

Stroudsburg Language

Stroudsburg Language by Age

Stroudsburg Language

81.96% of Stroudsburg residents speak only English, while 18.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.90% of the population.

Stroudsburg Poverty

Stroudsburg Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,64160516.62%
Hispanic75243457.71%
Black73518825.58%
Multiple25915459.46%
Other16013685.00%

23.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.27%

Male Poverty Rate

22.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stroudsburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stroudsburg is Other, with 85.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stroudsburg is White, with 16.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School49.40%
High School30.71%
Some College10.92%
Bachelors or Greater4.13%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed91.43%
Female Employed23.62%
Male Employed17.60%
Female Unemployed14.13%

Stroudsburg Income

Stroudsburg Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,926$57,765
Families$61,483$68,884
Married Families$77,986-
Non Families$23,004$46,079

Stroudsburg Marital Status

Stroudsburg Marital Status

Marriage Rates

30.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.8%

Male Marriage Rate

34.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Stroudsburg Married by Age and Sex

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

Stroudsburg Veterans

452

Number of Veterans

434

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam303
First Gulf War84
Second Gulf War28
World War II
Korea

$Stroudsburg Veterans by Education

5.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stroudsburg Employment Status

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

10.7%

Unemployment Rate

Stroudsburg 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

47.39%

Born in Pennsylvania

88.75%

Native Born

11.25%

Foreign Born

3.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.75% of Stroudsburg residents were born in the United States, with 47.39% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,644480.86%
20195,596480.87%
20185,548370.67%
20175,511480.88%
20165,463-15-0.27%
20155,478-28-0.51%
20145,506-1-0.02%
20135,507-48-0.86%
20125,555-53-0.95%
20115,608320.57%
20105,576-180-0.32%
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%