Wind Gap, Pennsylvania Population 2021

2,730
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Wind Gap is a city located in Northampton County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 2,730, it is the 340th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6541st largest city in the United States . Wind Gap is currently declining at a rate of -0.15% annually but its population has increased by 0.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,720 in 2010. Wind Gap reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Wind Gap has a population density of 2,039 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wind Gap is $59,017 with a poverty rate of 11.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $829 per month, and the median house value is $186,100. The median age in Wind Gap is 43.1 years, 37.4 years for males, and 47.3 years for females.

Wind Gap Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wind Gapwas:

  • White: 95.29%
  • Asian: 3.27%
  • Two or more races: 1.07%
  • Black or African American: 0.37%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wind Gap, Pennsylvania is 2,730 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,738.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,720.

Wind Gap, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,59295.29%
Asian893.27%
Two or More Races291.07%
Black or African American100.37%
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Wind Gap Population by Race

Wind Gap Population Pyramid $2021

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Wind Gap Median Age

43.1


Total

37.4


Male

47.3


Female

Wind Gap Adults

There are 2,219 adults, (553 of whom are seniors) in Wind Gap.

Wind Gap Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wind Gap Sex Ratio

Female

1,287

47.32%

Male

1,433

52.68%

Wind Gap Population by Age

Wind Gap Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wind Gap Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family31.7%68.3%
Female39.1%60.9%
Male55.6%44.4%
All56.1%43.9%
Married80.5%19.5%

56.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wind Gap Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1352.456.1
Married5233.1980.5
Non Family4761.1831.7
Male724.0355.6
Female643.1739.1

3.2

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Wind Gap Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade763.76%
9th to 12th Grade974.80%
High School Graduate96047.52%
Some College34216.93%
Associates Degree21310.54%
Bachelors Degree20210.00%
Graduate Degree1306.44%
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Wind Gap Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wind Gap Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,9001,784319
Asian44
Hispanic40273
2+ Races29293
Black101010

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

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

Wind Gap Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,875$48,013$26,380
Less Than 9th Grade$20,886$$20,250
High School Graduate$39,516$48,301$27,321
Some College$31,287$41,364$25,324
Bachelors Degree$51,979$53,839$
Graduate Degree$31,875$$30,313

$33,875

Average Earnings

$48,013

Average Male

$26,380

Average Female

Wind Gap Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wind Gap Language by Age

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Wind Gap Language

82.36% of Wind Gap residents speak only English, while 17.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.10% of the population.

Wind Gap Language

Wind Gap Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,53829611.66%
Hispanic57610.53%

11.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.54%

Male Poverty Rate

8.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wind Gap

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wind Gap is White, with 11.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wind Gap is Hispanic, with 10.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.24%.

Wind Gap Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater15.66%
Less Than 9th Grade9.83%
Some College8.83%
High School4.79%

Wind Gap Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed45.78%
Female Unemployed38.89%
Female Employed6.73%
Male Employed1.49%

Wind Gap Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wind Gap Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,250$59,017
Families$62,782$70,748
Married Families$64,688-
Non Families$29,023$39,760
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Income by Household Type

Wind Gap Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Wind Gap Married by Age and Sex

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Wind Gap Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Wind Gap Marital Status by Race

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Wind Gap Marital Status

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129

Number of Veterans

112

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam73
Korea28
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War11
World War II

Wind Gap Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7453
75+28
55 to 6420
35 to 5417
18 to 3411

Wind Gap Veterans by Age

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Wind Gap Veterans by Race

Wind Gap Veterans by Education

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6.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wind Gap Veterans by Education

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58.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Wind Gap Employment by Age

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Wind Gap Employment by Race

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Wind Gap 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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64.30%

Born in Wind Gap

86.99%

Native Born

13.01%

Foreign Born

4.82%

Non Citizen

8.20%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.99% of Wind Gap residents were born in the United States, with 64.30% having been born in Pennsylvania. 4.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Wind Gap Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,730-4-0.15%
20202,734-4-0.15%
20192,738-4-0.15%
20182,742130.48%
20172,729220.81%
20162,707100.37%
20152,697-13-0.48%
20142,710-1-0.04%
20132,711-8-0.29%
20122,71950.18%
20112,714-3-0.11%
20102,717-95-0.34%
20002,812710.26%
19902,741900.33%
19802,6510.00%

Wind Gap Population by Year