Swoyersville, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,962

Swoyersville is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,962, it is the 189th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4772nd largest city in the United States. Swoyersville is currently growing at a rate of 0.08% annually but its population has decreased by -1.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,062 in 2010. Swoyersville reached it's highest population of 6,786 in 1970. Spanning over 2 miles, Swoyersville has a population density of 2,335 people per square mile.

The average household income in Swoyersville is $63,080 with a poverty rate of 6.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $859 per month, and the median house value is $126,500. The median age in Swoyersville is 49.1 years, 48.2 years for males, and 50.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 110.0 males.

Swoyersville Demographics

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

  • White: 99.70%
  • Native American: 0.22%
  • Asian: 0.06%
  • Other race: 0.02%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Swoyersville, Pennsylvania is 4,962, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,954.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,062.

Swoyersville, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,95799.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.22%
Asian30.06%
Some Other Race10.02%

Swoyersville Population Pyramid 2020

Swoyersville Median Age

49.1


Total

48.2


Male

50.6


Female

Swoyersville Adults

There are 4,269 adults, (1,071 of whom are seniors) in Swoyersville.

Swoyersville Age Dependency

55.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22

Child Dependency Ratio

Swoyersville Sex Ratio

Female

2,368

47.63%

Male

2,604

52.37%

Swoyersville Households and Families

Swoyersville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Swoyersville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.6%12.4%
All85.3%14.7%
Non Family83.7%16.3%
Female72.8%27.2%

85.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2382.2285.3
Married1,0212.6587.6
Non Family7981.1883.7
Female2653.2172.8
Male1543.05100

2.72

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

8.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Swoyersville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade441.07%
9th to 12th Grade2075.05%
High School Graduate1,54337.64%
Some College65916.08%
Associates Degree75518.42%
Bachelors Degree62415.22%
Graduate Degree2676.51%

Swoyersville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0403,789888
Hispanic4545
Native American1111
Asian333
Other Race11

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,125$42,123$31,913
Less Than High School$$55,474$
High School Grad$24,900$41,108$20,428
Some College$37,786$40,743$34,773
Bachelors Degree$45,750$50,313$45,170
Graduate Degree$62,961$70,476$61,023

$38,125

Average Earnings

$42,123

Average Male

$31,913

Average Female

Swoyersville Language

Swoyersville Language by Age

Swoyersville Language

94.40% of Swoyersville residents speak only English, while 5.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.66% of the population.

Swoyersville Poverty

Swoyersville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,8483066.31%
Hispanic11010.91%
Other11100.00%

6.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.69%

Male Poverty Rate

7.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Swoyersville

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Swoyersville is Hispanic, with 0.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.83%.

Name Poverty
High School6.16%
Some College5.16%
Bachelors or Greater3.82%
Less Than High School1.59%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.47%
Female Employed4.56%
Male Employed0.73%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Swoyersville Income

Swoyersville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,741$63,080
Families$65,732$71,940
Married Families$70,195-
Non Families$39,891$41,885

Swoyersville Marital Status

Swoyersville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Swoyersville Married by Age and Sex

Swoyersville 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 45-54.

Swoyersville Marital Status by Race

Swoyersville Veterans

405

Number of Veterans

352

Male Veterans

53

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam138
Second Gulf War88
Korea29
First Gulf War17
World War II14
Age Group Veterans
55 to 64118
65 to 74101
35 to 5495
75+91
18 to 34

$Swoyersville Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Swoyersville Employment Status

67.6%

Labor Force Participation

65.4%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Swoyersville 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

88.35%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.97%

Native Born

2.03%

Foreign Born

2.03%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.97% of Swoyersville residents were born in the United States, with 88.35% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.03% 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
20204,96240.08%
20194,95840.08%
20184,954-5-0.10%
20174,95940.08%
20164,955-17-0.34%
20154,972-22-0.44%
20144,994-16-0.32%
20135,010-32-0.63%
20125,0420.00%
20115,042-10-0.20%
20105,052-105-0.21%
20005,157-473-0.87%
19905,630-165-0.29%
19805,795-991-1.57%
19706,786350.05%
19606,7510.00%