Weigelstown, Pennsylvania Population 2021

12,812
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Weigelstown is a city located in Pennsylvania. Weigelstown has a 2020 population of 12,812. Weigelstown is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,875 in 2010. Weigelstown reached it's highest population of 13,390 in 2011.

The average household income in Weigelstown is $75,697 with a poverty rate of 7.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,070 per month, and the median house value is $148,300. The median age in Weigelstown is 39.7 years, 37.8 years for males, and 43.3 years for females.

Weigelstown Demographics

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

  • White: 92.78%
  • Black or African American: 4.04%
  • Two or more races: 2.26%
  • Asian: 0.68%
  • Other race: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Weigelstown, Pennsylvania is 12,812 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,879.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,875.

Weigelstown, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,88792.78%
Black or African American5174.04%
Two or More Races2892.26%
Asian870.68%
Some Other Race320.25%
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Weigelstown Population by Race

Weigelstown Population Pyramid $2021

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Weigelstown Median Age

39.7


Total

37.8


Male

43.3


Female

Weigelstown Adults

There are 10,219 adults, (2,391 of whom are seniors) in Weigelstown.

Weigelstown Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Weigelstown Sex Ratio

Female

7,029

54.86%

Male

5,783

45.14%

Weigelstown Population by Age

Weigelstown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Weigelstown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.2%9.8%
All83.1%16.9%
Non Family79%21%
Female65.5%34.5%
Male47.6%52.4%

83.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Weigelstown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1862.4683.1
Married2,7763.1590.2
Non Family1,7501.279
Female5972.9765.5
Male632.3547.6

3.04

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Weigelstown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2783.02%
9th to 12th Grade6897.48%
High School Graduate3,85741.85%
Some College1,71118.56%
Associates Degree1,12012.15%
Bachelors Degree9109.87%
Graduate Degree6527.07%
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Weigelstown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Weigelstown Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,3247,5651,419
Black40331996
Hispanic32720326
2+ Races12912921
Asian6060
Other Race3232

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 black people with a rate of 23.82%.

Weigelstown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,048$40,876$32,675
Less Than 9th Grade$21,521$23,750$20,938
High School Graduate$32,337$39,560$25,000
Some College$37,891$40,991$34,707
Bachelors Degree$45,156$54,538$37,604
Graduate Degree$70,123$71,613$64,333

$37,048

Average Earnings

$40,876

Average Male

$32,675

Average Female

Weigelstown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Weigelstown Language by Age

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Weigelstown Language

96.43% of Weigelstown residents speak only English, while 3.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.23% of the population.

Weigelstown Language

Weigelstown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,2108957.98%
Black517428.12%
Hispanic684253.65%

7.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.30%

Male Poverty Rate

7.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Weigelstown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Weigelstown is Black, with 8.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Weigelstown is Hispanic, with 3.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.47%.

Weigelstown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.14%
High School7.41%
Some College4.43%
Bachelors or Greater2.94%

Weigelstown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed28.07%
Male Unemployed10.22%
Female Employed6.38%
Male Employed5.65%

Weigelstown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Weigelstown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,298$75,697
Families$65,514$79,907
Married Families$74,714-
Non Families$39,025$64,823
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Income by Household Type

Weigelstown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Weigelstown Married by Age and Sex

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Weigelstown 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.

Weigelstown Marital Status by Race

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Weigelstown Marital Status

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980

Number of Veterans

945

Male Veterans

35

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam271
First Gulf War205
Second Gulf War137
Korea33
World War II

Weigelstown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54333
65 to 74226
75+199
55 to 64141
18 to 3481

Weigelstown Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8659.09%
Black4510.16%
Hispanic4311.35%
2+ Races3831.67%
Other Race32100.00%

Weigelstown Veterans by Race

Weigelstown Veterans by Education

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5.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Weigelstown Veterans by Education

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66.2%

Labor Force Participation

64.2%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Weigelstown Employment by Age

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Weigelstown Employment by Race

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Weigelstown 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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71.96%

Born in Weigelstown

97.66%

Native Born

2.34%

Foreign Born

2.15%

Non Citizen

0.20%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.66% of Weigelstown residents were born in the United States, with 71.96% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Weigelstown Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202112,8120.00%
202012,8120.00%
201912,812-67-0.52%
201812,879-256-1.95%
201713,1354423.48%
201612,69390.07%
201512,684-490-3.72%
201413,174-216-1.61%
201313,3901991.51%
201213,191-199-1.49%
201113,3905154.00%
201012,8750.00%

Weigelstown Population by Year