Whitehall, Pennsylvania Population 2020

13,580

Whitehall is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 13,580, it is the 41st largest city in Pennsylvania and the 2468th largest city in the United States. Whitehall is currently declining at a rate of -0.25% annually and its population has decreased by -2.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,944 in 2010. Whitehall reached it's highest population of 16,450 in 1970. Spanning over 3 miles, Whitehall has a population density of 4,083 people per square mile.

The average household income in Whitehall is $82,367 with a poverty rate of 13.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $720 per month, and the median house value is $153,700. The median age in Whitehall is 45.6 years, 41.6 years for males, and 49.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.8 males.

Whitehall Demographics

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

  • White: 84.20%
  • Asian: 7.69%
  • Two or more races: 4.85%
  • Black or African American: 2.40%
  • Other race: 0.50%
  • Native American: 0.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.09%
The current population of Whitehall, Pennsylvania is 13,580, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,648.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,944.

Whitehall, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,58584.20%
Asian1,0587.69%
Two or More Races6674.85%
Black or African American3302.40%
Some Other Race690.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native370.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.09%

Whitehall Population Pyramid 2020

Whitehall Median Age

45.6


Total

41.6


Male

49.6


Female

Whitehall Adults

There are 11,002 adults, (3,109 of whom are seniors) in Whitehall.

Whitehall Age Dependency

74.3

Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Whitehall Sex Ratio

Female

7,364

53.52%

Male

6,395

46.48%

Whitehall Households and Families

Whitehall Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Whitehall Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
Male82.1%17.9%
Female81.5%18.5%
All72.9%27.1%
Non Family52.4%47.6%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,7342.3372.9
Married2,9003.1786.7
Non Family2,2171.1152.4
Female4052.5881.5
Male2123.0382.1

3.05

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Whitehall Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5615.43%
9th to 12th Grade3503.39%
High School Graduate3,11930.18%
Some College1,62315.70%
Associates Degree1,07010.35%
Bachelors Degree2,14520.75%
Graduate Degree1,46714.19%

Whitehall Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,9628,5523,385
Asian74341197
Black31424654
Multiple Races1558839
Hispanic11111121
Other Race6969
Native American3733
Islander131313

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,345$50,582$40,332
Less Than High School$14,196$24,647$
High School Grad$31,962$31,941$32,000
Some College$41,854$46,646$35,391
Bachelors Degree$54,098$68,036$47,122
Graduate Degree$60,333$70,375$52,011

$45,345

Average Earnings

$50,582

Average Male

$40,332

Average Female

Whitehall Language

Whitehall Language by Age

Whitehall Language

87.28% of Whitehall residents speak only English, while 12.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 7.21% of the population.

Whitehall Poverty

Whitehall Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,2836625.87%
Asian1,05861057.66%
Multiple66338958.67%
Hispanic21113865.40%
Black3078026.06%
Other6969100.00%
Native373491.89%

13.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.91%

Male Poverty Rate

12.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Whitehall

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Whitehall is White, with 5.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School50.34%
High School17.50%
Bachelors or Greater4.69%
Some College1.67%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.05%
Female Unemployed10.98%
Male Employed7.38%
Female Employed4.76%

Whitehall Income

Whitehall Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$63,518$82,367
Families$85,729$99,611
Married Families$93,110-
Non Families$36,827$51,893

Whitehall Marital Status

Whitehall Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Whitehall Married by Age and Sex

Whitehall Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Whitehall Marital Status by Race

Whitehall Veterans

943

Number of Veterans

880

Male Veterans

63

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam416
Korea117
World War II113
Second Gulf War71
First Gulf War68
Name Veterans % of Total
White8959.29%
Black4413.71%
Hispanic2117.80%
2 or More42.52%

$Whitehall Veterans by Education

5.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Whitehall Employment Status

60.2%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Whitehall 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

78.62%

Born in Pennsylvania

88.72%

Native Born

11.28%

Foreign Born

5.73%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.72% of Whitehall residents were born in the United States, with 78.62% having been born in Pennsylvania. 5.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202013,580-34-0.25%
201913,614-34-0.25%
201813,648-66-0.48%
201713,714-34-0.25%
201613,748-60-0.43%
201513,808-103-0.74%
201413,911-38-0.27%
201313,949-6-0.04%
201213,95510.01%
201113,95460.04%
201013,948-496-0.35%
200014,444-7-0.00%
199014,451-692-0.47%
198015,143-1,307-0.82%
197016,4503750.23%
196016,0758,7338.15%
19507,3420.00%