Wernersville, Pennsylvania Population 2020

2,776

Wernersville is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 2,776, it is the 336th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6476th largest city in the United States. Wernersville is currently growing at a rate of 0.25% annually and its population has increased by 11.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,494 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Wernersville has a population density of 3,696 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wernersville is $67,310 with a poverty rate of 10.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $860 per month, and the median house value is $164,300. The median age in Wernersville is 47.8 years, 42.3 years for males, and 52.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.1 males.

Wernersville Demographics

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

  • White: 86.15%
  • Black or African American: 4.82%
  • Asian: 3.66%
  • Two or more races: 3.59%
  • Other race: 1.78%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wernersville, Pennsylvania is 2,776, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,762.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,494.

Wernersville, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,37786.15%
Black or African American1334.82%
Asian1013.66%
Two or More Races993.59%
Some Other Race491.78%

Wernersville Population Pyramid 2020

Wernersville Median Age

47.8


Total

42.3


Male

52.8


Female

Wernersville Adults

There are 2,265 adults, (774 of whom are seniors) in Wernersville.

Wernersville Age Dependency

85

Age Dependency Ratio

51.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wernersville Sex Ratio

Female

1,499

54.33%

Male

1,260

45.67%

Wernersville Households and Families

Wernersville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wernersville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.2%12.8%
All64.3%35.8%
Non Family50.4%49.6%
Female26.3%73.7%

64.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2002.1764.3
Non Family5281.1450.4
Married5162.9187.2
Female1373.2326.3
Male192.84100

2.89

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wernersville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade422.05%
9th to 12th Grade1326.44%
High School Graduate84041.00%
Some College37118.11%
Associates Degree1859.03%
Bachelors Degree32515.86%
Graduate Degree1547.52%

Wernersville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8291,704475
Hispanic9251
Black7449
Asian6363
Multiple Races18144
Other Race148

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 white people with a rate of 25.97%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,380$37,396$33,625
Less Than High School$23,088$36,750$22,574
High School Grad$32,368$34,531$31,741
Some College$33,854$35,192$33,646
Bachelors Degree$37,083$53,250$35,486
Graduate Degree$60,625$78,958$59,444

$35,380

Average Earnings

$37,396

Average Male

$33,625

Average Female

Wernersville Language

Wernersville Language by Age

Wernersville Language

92.39% of Wernersville residents speak only English, while 7.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.86% of the population.

Wernersville Poverty

Wernersville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,1762059.42%
Black1234234.15%
Hispanic201209.95%
Asian101109.90%
Multiple9999.09%
Other49612.24%

10.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.40%

Male Poverty Rate

11.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wernersville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wernersville is Black, with 34.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wernersville is Multiple, with 9.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.10%
High School10.27%
Some College8.61%
Bachelors or Greater7.04%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed40.82%
Male Employed8.06%
Female Employed5.35%

Wernersville Income

Wernersville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,250$67,310
Families$68,519$79,077
Married Families$78,889-
Non Families$33,750$50,871

Wernersville Marital Status

Wernersville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Wernersville Married by Age and Sex

Wernersville 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.

Wernersville Marital Status by Race

Wernersville Veterans

251

Number of Veterans

240

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea49
World War II47
Vietnam47
Second Gulf War42
First Gulf War28
Age Group Veterans
75+114
35 to 5457
65 to 7439
18 to 3431
55 to 6410
Name Veterans % of Total
White24011.83%
Black76.60%
2 or More414.81%

$Wernersville Veterans by Education

8.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wernersville Employment Status

58.9%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Wernersville 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

78.14%

Born in Pennsylvania

95.32%

Native Born

4.68%

Foreign Born

0.98%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.32% of Wernersville residents were born in the United States, with 78.14% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.98% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,77670.25%
20192,76970.25%
20182,762100.36%
20172,75270.26%
20162,745-3-0.11%
20152,748-1-0.04%
20142,749190.70%
20132,730230.85%
20122,70710.04%
20112,706-2-0.07%
20102,7080.00%