Weigelstown, Pennsylvania Population 2020

12,879

Weigelstown is a city located in Pennsylvania. Weigelstown has a 2020 population of 12,879. Weigelstown is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 0.03% 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 $71,586 with a poverty rate of 6.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,054 per month, and the median house value is $145,800. The median age in Weigelstown is 39 years, 37.9 years for males, and 41.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.1 males.

Weigelstown Demographics

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

  • White: 91.35%
  • Black or African American: 4.89%
  • Two or more races: 2.72%
  • Asian: 0.55%
  • Other race: 0.49%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Weigelstown, Pennsylvania is 12,879, 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 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,76591.35%
Black or African American6304.89%
Two or More Races3502.72%
Asian710.55%
Some Other Race630.49%

Weigelstown Population Pyramid 2020

Weigelstown Median Age

39


Total

37.9


Male

41.4


Female

Weigelstown Adults

There are 10,329 adults, (2,347 of whom are seniors) in Weigelstown.

Weigelstown Age Dependency

61.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Weigelstown Sex Ratio

Female

6,959

54.03%

Male

5,920

45.97%

Weigelstown Households and Families

Weigelstown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Weigelstown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All82.7%17.3%
Non Family78%22%
Female70.4%29.6%
Male48.4%51.6%

82.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1112.5182.7
Married2,8533.188.7
Non Family1,5741.2478
Female6223.0370.4
Male622.3948.4

3

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Weigelstown Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2572.78%
9th to 12th Grade8038.69%
High School Graduate3,86841.86%
Some College1,66618.03%
Associates Degree99610.78%
Bachelors Degree92710.03%
Graduate Degree7237.82%

Weigelstown Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,3187,5331,492
Black429337130
Hispanic2611206
Multiple Races18514322
Asian5353
Other Race4545

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 30.30%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,807$41,242$31,760
Less Than High School$22,413$23,532$21,045
High School Grad$30,748$39,045$20,522
Some College$39,280$42,338$33,750
Bachelors Degree$50,112$52,974$42,794
Graduate Degree$69,205$85,694$64,375

$36,807

Average Earnings

$41,242

Average Male

$31,760

Average Female

Weigelstown Language

Weigelstown Language by Age

Weigelstown Language

96.48% of Weigelstown residents speak only English, while 3.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.95% of the population.

Weigelstown Poverty

Weigelstown Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,1257897.09%
Hispanic646629.60%
Black630467.30%

6.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.26%

Male Poverty Rate

7.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Weigelstown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Weigelstown is Hispanic, with 9.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Weigelstown is White, with 7.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.82%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.23%
High School6.22%
Some College4.37%
Bachelors or Greater2.79%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed6.27%
Male Employed5.12%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Weigelstown Income

Weigelstown Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,280$71,586
Families$64,105$76,451
Married Families$71,556-
Non Families$34,676$56,923

Weigelstown Marital Status

Weigelstown Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Weigelstown Married by Age and Sex

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

Weigelstown Veterans

1,106

Number of Veterans

1,026

Male Veterans

80

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam334
First Gulf War266
Second Gulf War216
Korea33
World War II20
Name Veterans % of Total
White97110.23%
2 or More7542.61%
Black356.90%
Hispanic257.58%
Other2539.68%

$Weigelstown Veterans by Education

3.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Weigelstown Employment Status

65.7%

Labor Force Participation

64.2%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Weigelstown 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

70.77%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.38%

Native Born

2.62%

Foreign Born

2.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.38% of Weigelstown residents were born in the United States, with 70.77% having been born in Pennsylvania. 2.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202012,8790.00%
201912,8790.00%
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%