Telford, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,892

Telford is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,892, it is the 191st largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4813th largest city in the United States. Telford is currently growing at a rate of 0.10% annually and its population has increased by 0.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,872 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Telford has a population density of 4,857 people per square mile.

The average household income in Telford is $72,605 with a poverty rate of 13.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $956 per month, and the median house value is $224,000. The median age in Telford is 40.4 years, 42.8 years for males, and 38.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.8 males.

Telford Demographics

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

  • White: 85.75%
  • Asian: 5.15%
  • Black or African American: 4.32%
  • Other race: 2.36%
  • Two or more races: 2.27%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Telford, Pennsylvania is 4,892, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,882.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,872.

Telford, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,11085.75%
Asian2475.15%
Black or African American2074.32%
Some Other Race1132.36%
Two or More Races1092.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.15%

Telford Population Pyramid 2020

Telford Median Age

40.4


Total

42.8


Male

38.5


Female

Telford Adults

There are 3,626 adults, (943 of whom are seniors) in Telford.

Telford Age Dependency

78.6

Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Telford Sex Ratio

Female

2,622

54.70%

Male

2,171

45.30%

Telford Households and Families

Telford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Telford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.6%18.4%
Male65.9%34.1%
All58.4%41.6%
Non Family33.5%66.5%
Female25.5%74.5%

58.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8972.4758.4
Married9463.1281.6
Non Family6991.2833.5
Female1613.725.5
Male912.6565.9

3.14

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Telford Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1986.03%
9th to 12th Grade2497.59%
High School Graduate1,32140.26%
Some College56517.22%
Associates Degree2066.28%
Bachelors Degree55817.01%
Graduate Degree1845.61%

Telford Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,7872,510707
Hispanic234125
Asian15911519
Black98819
Other Race2813
Multiple Races2424
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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,292$56,175$33,150
Less Than High School$22,313$22,794$
High School Grad$43,269$55,147$29,457
Some College$43,618$54,104$26,699
Bachelors Degree$74,732$81,585$61,094
Graduate Degree$68,646$116,000$51,328

$52,292

Average Earnings

$56,175

Average Male

$33,150

Average Female

Telford Language

Telford Language by Age

Telford Language

84.55% of Telford residents speak only English, while 15.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.56% of the population.

Telford Poverty

Telford Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,6773108.43%
Hispanic51212324.02%
Black19911758.79%
Other1139281.42%
Asian2474217.00%
Multiple912325.27%

13.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.16%

Male Poverty Rate

16.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Telford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Telford is Other, with 81.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Telford is White, with 8.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.89%
High School9.68%
Some College7.26%
Bachelors or Greater1.94%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.43%
Male Unemployed23.71%
Female Employed13.27%
Male Employed2.10%

Telford Income

Telford Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,366$72,605
Families$83,684$94,399
Married Families$98,444-
Non Families$21,903$34,330

Telford Marital Status

Telford Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Telford Married by Age and Sex

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

Telford Veterans

465

Number of Veterans

436

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam168
Second Gulf War66
First Gulf War60
Korea49
World War II27

$Telford Veterans by Education

6.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Telford Employment Status

66.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Telford 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

73.90%

Born in Pennsylvania

90.97%

Native Born

9.03%

Foreign Born

4.44%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.97% of Telford residents were born in the United States, with 73.90% having been born in Pennsylvania. 4.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,89250.10%
20194,88750.10%
20184,882541.12%
20174,82850.10%
20164,823-10-0.21%
20154,833-15-0.31%
20144,848-5-0.10%
20134,853-4-0.08%
20124,85710.02%
20114,85610.02%
20104,8551750.37%
20004,6804421.00%
19904,2387311.91%
19803,507980.28%
19703,4090.00%