Waynesboro, Pennsylvania Population 2020

10,938

Waynesboro is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 10,938, it is the 59th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 2907th largest city in the United States. Waynesboro is currently growing at a rate of 0.29% annually and its population has increased by 3.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,568 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Waynesboro has a population density of 3,206 people per square mile.

The average household income in Waynesboro is $50,628 with a poverty rate of 18.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $782 per month, and the median house value is $137,700. The median age in Waynesboro is 36.8 years, 35.7 years for males, and 39.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.5 males.

Waynesboro Demographics

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

  • White: 93.26%
  • Black or African American: 4.38%
  • Two or more races: 1.48%
  • Native American: 0.57%
  • Asian: 0.23%
  • Other race: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Waynesboro, Pennsylvania is 10,938, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,874.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,568.

Waynesboro, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020155,5313480.22%
2019155,1833480.22%
2018154,8353480.22%
2017154,4877340.48%
2016153,7536790.44%
2015153,0744670.31%
2014152,6076690.44%
2013151,9384700.31%
2012151,4685580.37%
2011150,9109950.66%
2010149,9150.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,11193.26%
Black or African American4754.38%
Two or More Races1601.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native620.57%
Asian250.23%
Some Other Race90.08%

Waynesboro Population Pyramid 2020

Waynesboro Median Age

36.8


Total

35.7


Male

39.8


Female

Waynesboro Adults

There are 8,176 adults, (1,849 of whom are seniors) in Waynesboro.

Waynesboro Age Dependency

71.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Waynesboro Sex Ratio

Female

5,753

53.06%

Male

5,089

46.94%

Waynesboro Households and Families

Waynesboro Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Waynesboro Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.2%27.8%
All47.3%52.7%
Non Family37.6%62.4%
Male29%71%
Female26.9%73.1%

47.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,7712.2647.3
Non Family1,9711.1937.6
Married1,6762.9272.2
Female8863.126.9
Male2383.4129

2.9

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

9.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Waynesboro Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2813.73%
9th to 12th Grade6688.88%
High School Graduate3,29143.73%
Some College1,40318.64%
Associates Degree6889.14%
Bachelors Degree7289.67%
Graduate Degree4666.19%

Waynesboro Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,0636,2651,162
Black280163
Hispanic12511625
Multiple Races35267
Asian25
Other Race99
Native American66

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 hispanic people with a rate of 20.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,932$34,662$27,547
Less Than High School$19,205$22,222$11,844
High School Grad$26,263$30,521$23,164
Some College$34,944$47,100$28,542
Bachelors Degree$41,014$43,625$36,250
Graduate Degree$62,188$$61,406

$30,932

Average Earnings

$34,662

Average Male

$27,547

Average Female

Waynesboro Language

Waynesboro Language by Age

Waynesboro Language

97.17% of Waynesboro residents speak only English, while 2.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.48% of the population.

Waynesboro Poverty

Waynesboro Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,7441,46315.01%
Black47532568.42%
Hispanic37214538.98%
Multiple1603320.63%
Other99100.00%

18.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.00%

Male Poverty Rate

20.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waynesboro

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waynesboro is White, with 15.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.79%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.82%
High School15.83%
Some College7.84%
Bachelors or Greater6.28%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.79%
Male Unemployed38.71%
Female Employed12.57%
Male Employed4.03%

Waynesboro Income

Waynesboro Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,700$50,628
Families$53,602$62,008
Married Families$67,773-
Non Families$24,375$31,895

Waynesboro Marital Status

Waynesboro Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.5%

Male Marriage Rate

38.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Waynesboro Married by Age and Sex

Waynesboro 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 55-64.

Waynesboro Marital Status by Race

Waynesboro Veterans

898

Number of Veterans

772

Male Veterans

126

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam271
First Gulf War217
Second Gulf War175
Korea87
World War II37
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54246
75+208
65 to 74187
55 to 64185
18 to 3472

$Waynesboro Veterans by Education

4.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waynesboro Employment Status

61.7%

Labor Force Participation

57.5%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Waynesboro 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

54.66%

Born in Pennsylvania

98.46%

Native Born

1.54%

Foreign Born

0.54%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.46% of Waynesboro residents were born in the United States, with 54.66% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.54% 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
202010,938320.29%
201910,906320.29%
201810,874-10-0.09%
201710,884320.29%
201610,852330.31%
201510,819730.68%
201410,746440.41%
201310,702430.40%
201210,659490.46%
201110,610330.31%
201010,5779630.96%
20009,614360.04%
19909,578-148-0.15%
19809,726-285-0.29%
197010,011-416-0.41%
196010,427930.09%
195010,3341030.10%
194010,231640.06%
193010,1674470.45%
19209,7202,5213.05%
19107,1991,8032.92%
19005,3961,5853.54%
18903,8110.00%