Telford, Pennsylvania Population 2021

4,920
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Telford is a city located in Montgomery County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,920, it is the 191st largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4814th largest city in the United States . Telford is currently growing at a rate of 0.26% annually and its population has increased by 0.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,872 in 2010. Telford reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Telford has a population density of 4,885 people per square mile.

The average household income in Telford is $72,513 with a poverty rate of 13.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,043 per month, and the median house value is $229,100. The median age in Telford is 38.6 years, 40 years for males, and 37.7 years for females.

Telford Demographics

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

  • White: 85.57%
  • Black or African American: 4.90%
  • Asian: 4.00%
  • Other race: 2.84%
  • Two or more races: 2.54%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Telford, Pennsylvania is 4,920 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,894.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,872.

Telford, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,10485.57%
Black or African American2354.90%
Asian1924.00%
Some Other Race1362.84%
Two or More Races1222.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.15%
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Telford Population by Race

Telford Population Pyramid $2021

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Telford Median Age

38.6


Total

40


Male

37.7


Female

Telford Adults

There are 3,547 adults, (947 of whom are seniors) in Telford.

Telford Age Dependency

84.5

Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48

Child Dependency Ratio

Telford Sex Ratio

Female

2,671

55.69%

Male

2,125

44.31%

Telford Population by Age

Telford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Telford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female25.6%74.4%
Non Family41%59%
Male58.5%41.5%
All59.2%40.8%
Married79.9%20.1%

59.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Telford Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9232.4559.2
Married9393.279.9
Non Family7511.1941
Female1683.7325.6
Male652.7158.5

3.23

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Telford Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1404.28%
9th to 12th Grade2888.80%
High School Graduate1,27638.97%
Some College53416.31%
Associates Degree2658.09%
Bachelors Degree56217.17%
Graduate Degree2096.38%
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Telford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Telford Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,7782,499735
Hispanic2841665
Asian1229216
Black88878
2+ Races3434
Other Race3014
Native American777

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Telford Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,031$56,755$32,328
Less Than 9th Grade$21,818$21,861$
High School Graduate$48,472$53,239$25,766
Some College$44,074$54,205$26,274
Bachelors Degree$70,938$81,292$59,395
Graduate Degree$73,750$118,523$69,821

$53,031

Average Earnings

$56,755

Average Male

$32,328

Average Female

Telford Earnings by Educational Attainment

Telford Language by Age

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Telford Language

85.28% of Telford residents speak only English, while 14.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.08% of the population.

Telford Language

Telford Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,6393038.33%
Hispanic61514723.90%
Black22711952.42%
Other13611383.09%
Multiple1042725.96%
Asian1922110.94%

13.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.53%

Male Poverty Rate

16.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Telford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Telford is Other, with 83.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Telford is White, with 8.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.57%.

Telford Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.39%
High School8.53%
Some College8.08%
Bachelors or Greater1.98%

Telford Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed34.29%
Female Employed15.32%
Male Employed1.46%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Telford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Telford Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,375$72,513
Families$83,409$94,543
Married Families$96,917-
Non Families$23,209$37,175
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Income by Household Type

Telford Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Telford Married by Age and Sex

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Telford 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 55-64.

Telford Marital Status by Race

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Telford Marital Status

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418

Number of Veterans

398

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam141
First Gulf War74
Second Gulf War70
Korea36
World War II7

Telford Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54112
65 to 74111
75+82
55 to 6463
18 to 3450

Telford Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White38511.92%
Black3332.04%
Hispanic93.17%

Telford Veterans by Race

Telford Veterans by Education

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6.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Telford Veterans by Education

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65.3%

Labor Force Participation

62.3%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Telford Employment by Age

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Telford Employment by Race

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Telford 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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72.96%

Born in Telford

92.76%

Native Born

7.24%

Foreign Born

3.19%

Non Citizen

4.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.76% of Telford residents were born in the United States, with 72.96% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Telford Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,920130.26%
20204,907130.27%
20194,894130.27%
20184,881521.08%
20174,82940.08%
20164,825-7-0.14%
20154,832-18-0.37%
20144,850-3-0.06%
20134,853-7-0.14%
20124,86020.04%
20114,85830.06%
20104,8551750.37%
20004,6804421.00%
19904,2387311.91%
19803,507980.28%
19703,4090.00%

Telford Population by Year