Union City, Pennsylvania Population 2021

3,056
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Union City is a city located in Erie County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 3,056, it is the 309th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6206th largest city in the United States . Union City is currently declining at a rate of -1.00% annually and its population has decreased by -7.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,320 in 2010. Union City reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Union City has a population density of 1,670 people per square mile.

The average household income in Union City is $55,729 with a poverty rate of 26.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $585 per month, and the median house value is $84,200. The median age in Union City is 40.8 years, 37.6 years for males, and 42.7 years for females.

Union City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Union Citywas:

  • White: 98.71%
  • Two or more races: 1.29%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Union City, Pennsylvania is 3,056 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,118.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,320.

Union City, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,14898.71%
Two or More Races411.29%
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Union City Population by Race

Union City Population Pyramid $2021

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Union City Median Age

40.8


Total

37.6


Male

42.7


Female

Union City Adults

There are 2,436 adults, (575 of whom are seniors) in Union City.

Union City Age Dependency

71.4

Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Union City Sex Ratio

Female

1,895

59.42%

Male

1,294

40.58%

Union City Population by Age

Union City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Union City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female39.6%60.4%
Non Family43.3%56.7%
All63.4%36.6%
Male63.6%36.4%
Married95%5%

63.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Union City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3622.3463.4
Married5372.8495
Non Family5241.4343.3
Female2683.1339.6
Male332.3663.6

2.82

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Union City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade652.97%
9th to 12th Grade30513.93%
High School Graduate1,04947.92%
Some College32614.89%
Associates Degree1426.49%
Bachelors Degree22510.28%
Graduate Degree773.52%
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Union City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Union City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,1711,801290
2+ Races181812

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 66.67%.

Union City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,041$44,778$25,523
Less Than 9th Grade$17,266$$16,992
High School Graduate$29,231$52,238$25,401
Some College$37,368$41,250$27,222
Bachelors Degree$44,196$61,875$18,750
Graduate Degree$41,932$$40,568

$33,041

Average Earnings

$44,778

Average Male

$25,523

Average Female

Union City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Union City Language by Age

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Union City Language

95.57% of Union City residents speak only English, while 4.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.43% of the population.

Union City Language

Union City Poverty by Race

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26.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.51%

Male Poverty Rate

30.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Union City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Union City is White, with 26.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Union City is White, with 26.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.89%.

Union City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.81%
Some College17.09%
High School15.06%
Bachelors or Greater3.64%

Union City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed64.13%
Male Employed6.05%
Female Employed5.56%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Union City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Union City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,026$55,729
Families$62,708$70,406
Married Families$82,904-
Non Families$23,125$29,093
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Income by Household Type

Union City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

40.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Union City Married by Age and Sex

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Union City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Union City Marital Status by Race

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Union City Marital Status

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165

Number of Veterans

165

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam54
Second Gulf War40
First Gulf War12
Korea11
World War II

Union City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5450
55 to 6442
18 to 3440
65 to 7422
75+11

Union City Veterans by Age

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Union City Veterans by Race

Union City Veterans by Education

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6.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Union City Veterans by Education

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60.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.6%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Union City Employment by Age

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Union City Employment by Race

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Union City 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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87.46%

Born in Union City

98.43%

Native Born

1.57%

Foreign Born

0.60%

Non Citizen

0.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.43% of Union City residents were born in the United States, with 87.46% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Union City Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,056-31-1.00%
20203,087-31-0.99%
20193,118-31-0.98%
20183,149-32-1.01%
20173,181-36-1.12%
20163,217-26-0.80%
20153,243-25-0.76%
20143,268-23-0.70%
20133,291-17-0.51%
20123,308-9-0.27%
20113,317-10-0.30%
20103,327-136-0.40%
20003,463-74-0.21%
19903,537-86-0.24%
19803,623-8-0.02%
19703,631-188-0.50%
19603,819-92-0.24%
19503,911680.18%
19403,843550.14%
19303,788-62-0.16%
19203,8501660.44%
19103,6845801.73%
19003,1040.00%

Union City Population by Year