Willow Grove, Pennsylvania Population 2020

14,800

Willow Grove is a city located in Pennsylvania. Willow Grove has a 2020 population of 14,800. Willow Grove is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -5.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,726 in 2010. Willow Grove reached it's highest population of 16,353 in 2013.

The average household income in Willow Grove is $86,056 with a poverty rate of 8.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,214 per month, and the median house value is $255,400. The median age in Willow Grove is 39.7 years, 37.5 years for males, and 41.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.5 males.

Willow Grove Demographics

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

  • White: 82.21%
  • Black or African American: 9.04%
  • Asian: 5.06%
  • Two or more races: 2.62%
  • Other race: 0.86%
  • Native American: 0.20%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Willow Grove, Pennsylvania is 14,800, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,800.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,726.

Willow Grove, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,16782.21%
Black or African American1,3389.04%
Asian7495.06%
Two or More Races3882.62%
Some Other Race1280.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native300.20%

Willow Grove Population Pyramid 2020

Willow Grove Median Age

39.7


Total

37.5


Male

41.6


Female

Willow Grove Adults

There are 11,537 adults, (2,288 of whom are seniors) in Willow Grove.

Willow Grove Age Dependency

60

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Willow Grove Sex Ratio

Female

7,611

51.43%

Male

7,189

48.57%

Willow Grove Households and Families

Willow Grove Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Willow Grove Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
All69.9%30.1%
Non Family57.3%42.7%
Female50.3%49.7%
Male40.1%59.9%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8782.4769.9
Married2,9463.2785
Non Family2,1521.2257.3
Female5782.8350.3
Male2023.0540.1

3.13

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Willow Grove Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1381.34%
9th to 12th Grade3893.77%
High School Graduate2,73026.43%
Some College2,02219.58%
Associates Degree6886.66%
Bachelors Degree2,70326.17%
Graduate Degree1,65816.05%

Willow Grove Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,3888,0753,524
Black1,027865387
Asian460427322
Hispanic325315116
Multiple Races1019246
Other Race828215
Native American3030

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 70.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,820$53,501$41,303
Less Than High School$15,000$$
High School Grad$36,129$48,851$29,167
Some College$48,150$55,298$33,785
Bachelors Degree$54,273$55,104$52,115
Graduate Degree$64,023$68,750$60,000

$48,820

Average Earnings

$53,501

Average Male

$41,303

Average Female

Willow Grove Language

Willow Grove Language by Age

Willow Grove Language

88.81% of Willow Grove residents speak only English, while 11.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.93% of the population.

Willow Grove Poverty

Willow Grove Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,3627526.62%
Hispanic79315920.05%
Black1,29613310.26%
Multiple3886717.27%
Asian729658.92%
Native3030100.00%

8.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.50%

Male Poverty Rate

8.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Willow Grove

The race most likely to be in poverty in Willow Grove is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Willow Grove is White, with 6.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.83%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.15%
High School13.10%
Some College2.83%
Bachelors or Greater2.74%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed20.19%
Male Unemployed18.88%
Female Employed4.72%
Male Employed2.32%

Willow Grove Income

Willow Grove Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$74,060$86,056
Families$90,408$99,178
Married Families$101,056-
Non Families$47,089$61,373

Willow Grove Marital Status

Willow Grove Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Willow Grove Married by Age and Sex

Willow Grove 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.

Willow Grove Marital Status by Race

Willow Grove Veterans

916

Number of Veterans

846

Male Veterans

70

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam377
First Gulf War122
Korea109
Second Gulf War106
World War II82
Name Veterans % of Total
White7878.17%
Black746.76%
Asian387.48%
2 or More116.51%
Hispanic61.39%
Other66.32%

$Willow Grove Veterans by Education

5.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Willow Grove Employment Status

70.7%

Labor Force Participation

66.5%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Willow Grove 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

75.19%

Born in Pennsylvania

91.30%

Native Born

8.70%

Foreign Born

3.16%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.30% of Willow Grove residents were born in the United States, with 75.19% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.16% 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
202014,8000.00%
201914,8000.00%
201814,800-453-2.97%
201715,253-164-1.06%
201615,417-128-0.82%
201515,545-640-3.95%
201416,185-168-1.03%
201316,3532481.54%
201216,1052711.71%
201115,8341080.69%
201015,7260.00%