Waynesburg, Pennsylvania Population 2020

4,021

Waynesburg is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,021, it is the 248th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 5386th largest city in the United States. Waynesburg is currently growing at a rate of 0.05% annually but its population has decreased by -3.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,176 in 2010. Waynesburg reached it's highest population of 5,514 in 1950. Spanning over 1 miles, Waynesburg has a population density of 5,026 people per square mile.

The average household income in Waynesburg is $57,007 with a poverty rate of 20.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $659 per month, and the median house value is $95,600. The median age in Waynesburg is 28.6 years, 25.8 years for males, and 30.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.8 males.

Waynesburg Demographics

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

  • White: 93.94%
  • Black or African American: 2.42%
  • Two or more races: 1.85%
  • Asian: 1.16%
  • Other race: 0.64%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Waynesburg, Pennsylvania is 4,021, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,017.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,176.

Waynesburg, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,81193.94%
Black or African American982.42%
Two or More Races751.85%
Asian471.16%
Some Other Race260.64%

Waynesburg Population Pyramid 2020

Waynesburg Median Age

28.6


Total

25.8


Male

30.1


Female

Waynesburg Adults

There are 3,426 adults, (497 of whom are seniors) in Waynesburg.

Waynesburg Age Dependency

38.5

Age Dependency Ratio

17

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Waynesburg Sex Ratio

Female

2,138

52.70%

Male

1,919

47.30%

Waynesburg Households and Families

Waynesburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Waynesburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.5%17.5%
Female56.5%43.5%
All54.1%45.9%
Male46.9%53.1%
Non Family26.7%73.3%

54.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3862.2554.1
Non Family5851.2326.7
Married5672.9582.5
Female1703.356.5
Male642.5346.9

2.94

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Waynesburg Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade653.01%
9th to 12th Grade2039.41%
High School Graduate81237.64%
Some College40918.96%
Associates Degree974.50%
Bachelors Degree32615.11%
Graduate Degree24511.36%

Waynesburg Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0231,784519
Multiple Races525252
Black3216
Hispanic2815
Asian2222

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,190$40,038$21,767
Less Than High School$16,500$$15,400
High School Grad$21,049$29,625$20,313
Some College$37,845$39,770$21,774
Bachelors Degree$36,250$54,375$31,587
Graduate Degree$$88,550$37,794

$31,190

Average Earnings

$40,038

Average Male

$21,767

Average Female

Waynesburg Language

Waynesburg Language by Age

Waynesburg Language

94.10% of Waynesburg residents speak only English, while 5.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.77% of the population.

Waynesburg Poverty

Waynesburg Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,94161220.81%
Hispanic281553.57%

20.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.96%

Male Poverty Rate

19.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waynesburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waynesburg is Hispanic, with 53.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waynesburg is White, with 20.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.68%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.39%
High School18.47%
Some College9.49%
Bachelors or Greater7.53%
Name Poverty
Female Employed10.49%
Male Employed7.02%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Waynesburg Income

Waynesburg Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,629$57,007
Families$57,083$65,990
Married Families$68,508-
Non Families$29,943$42,921

Waynesburg Marital Status

Waynesburg Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.3%

Male Marriage Rate

32.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Waynesburg Married by Age and Sex

Waynesburg Marriage

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

Waynesburg Marital Status by Race

Waynesburg Veterans

255

Number of Veterans

239

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War102
Second Gulf War81
Vietnam54
World War II9
Korea7
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5487
55 to 6457
65 to 7446
75+41
18 to 3424
Name Veterans % of Total
White2417.45%
Black1416.67%

$Waynesburg Veterans by Education

7.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waynesburg Employment Status

57.8%

Labor Force Participation

54.7%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Waynesburg 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

64.90%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.93%

Native Born

2.07%

Foreign Born

1.23%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.93% of Waynesburg residents were born in the United States, with 64.90% having been born in Pennsylvania. 1.23% 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
20204,02120.05%
20194,01920.05%
20184,017-37-0.91%
20174,05420.05%
20164,05270.17%
20154,045-58-1.41%
20144,103-61-1.46%
20134,16440.10%
20124,160-17-0.41%
20114,177-15-0.36%
20104,19280.02%
20004,184-86-0.20%
19904,270-212-0.48%
19804,482-670-1.38%
19705,152-36-0.07%
19605,188-326-0.61%
19505,5146231.21%
19404,891-24-0.05%
19304,9151,5833.96%
19203,332-213-0.62%
19103,5451,0013.37%
19002,5440.00%