Vandergrift, Pennsylvania Population 2021

4,815
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Vandergrift is a city located in Westmoreland County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,815, it is the 197th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4870th largest city in the United States . Vandergrift is currently declining at a rate of -0.62% annually and its population has decreased by -7.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,205 in 2010. Vandergrift reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Vandergrift has a population density of 3,539 people per square mile.

The average household income in Vandergrift is $49,915 with a poverty rate of 22.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $636 per month, and the median house value is $65,500. The median age in Vandergrift is 39.8 years, 36 years for males, and 42.9 years for females.

Vandergrift Demographics

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

  • White: 91.70%
  • Black or African American: 4.06%
  • Two or more races: 3.21%
  • Native American: 0.89%
  • Other race: 0.14%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Vandergrift, Pennsylvania is 4,815 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,875.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,205.

Vandergrift, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,53991.70%
Black or African American2014.06%
Two or More Races1593.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native440.89%
Some Other Race70.14%
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Vandergrift Population by Race

Vandergrift Population Pyramid $2021

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Vandergrift Median Age

39.8


Total

36


Male

42.9


Female

Vandergrift Adults

There are 3,869 adults, (927 of whom are seniors) in Vandergrift.

Vandergrift Age Dependency

68.3

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Vandergrift Sex Ratio

Female

2,492

50.34%

Male

2,458

49.66%

Vandergrift Population by Age

Vandergrift Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Vandergrift Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family47.4%52.6%
Female58.5%41.5%
All62.3%37.7%
Male68.3%31.7%
Married80.3%19.7%

62.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Vandergrift Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2392.2162.3
Non Family9621.2147.4
Married8293.0680.3
Female3472.7158.5
Male1012.9968.3

2.85

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Vandergrift Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade992.91%
9th to 12th Grade1745.11%
High School Graduate1,57546.24%
Some College53115.59%
Associates Degree46213.56%
Bachelors Degree38211.22%
Graduate Degree1835.37%
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Vandergrift Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Vandergrift Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,1592,942522
Black13710643
Native American4433
2+ Races3832
Hispanic2820
Other Race77

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 31.39%.

Vandergrift Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,566$31,885$25,333
Less Than 9th Grade$31,667$40,114$
High School Graduate$22,318$26,354$20,446
Some College$31,096$43,472$25,192
Bachelors Degree$32,188$$32,313
Graduate Degree$48,693$62,292$48,068

$28,566

Average Earnings

$31,885

Average Male

$25,333

Average Female

Vandergrift Earnings by Educational Attainment

Vandergrift Language by Age

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Vandergrift Language

96.89% of Vandergrift residents speak only English, while 3.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.84% of the population.

Vandergrift Language

Vandergrift Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,47898522.00%
Black2015225.87%
Multiple1594628.93%
Native442454.55%

22.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.69%

Male Poverty Rate

25.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vandergrift

The race most likely to be in poverty in Vandergrift is Native, with 54.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Vandergrift is White, with 22.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.01%.

Vandergrift Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School27.81%
Less Than 9th Grade23.44%
Some College17.82%
Bachelors or Greater5.84%

Vandergrift Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed52.70%
Female Unemployed50.98%
Male Employed12.45%
Female Employed10.71%

Vandergrift Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Vandergrift Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,567$49,915
Families$49,205$56,119
Married Families$57,064-
Non Families$28,056$38,044
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Income by Household Type

Vandergrift Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Vandergrift Married by Age and Sex

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Vandergrift 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 35-44.

Vandergrift Marital Status by Race

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Vandergrift Marital Status

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328

Number of Veterans

276

Male Veterans

52

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam120
Second Gulf War70
Korea27
First Gulf War18
World War II14

Vandergrift Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7486
75+65
55 to 6464
18 to 3463
35 to 5450

Vandergrift Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3148.81%
Hispanic1725.00%
2+ Races1419.72%

Vandergrift Veterans by Race

Vandergrift Veterans by Education

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14.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vandergrift Veterans by Education

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60.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Vandergrift Employment by Age

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Vandergrift Employment by Race

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Vandergrift 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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84.59%

Born in Vandergrift

98.36%

Native Born

1.64%

Foreign Born

0.08%

Non Citizen

1.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.36% of Vandergrift residents were born in the United States, with 84.59% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Vandergrift Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,815-30-0.62%
20204,845-30-0.62%
20194,875-30-0.61%
20184,905-35-0.71%
20174,940-47-0.94%
20164,987-43-0.85%
20155,030-40-0.79%
20145,070-39-0.76%
20135,109-28-0.55%
20125,137-33-0.64%
20115,170-27-0.52%
20105,197-258-0.48%
20005,455-449-0.79%
19905,904-919-1.44%
19806,823-1,050-1.42%
19707,873-869-1.04%
19608,742-782-0.85%
19509,524-1,201-1.18%
194010,725-754-0.68%
193011,4791,9481.88%
19209,5315,6559.41%
19103,8760.00%

Vandergrift Population by Year