Wind Gap, Pennsylvania Population 2020

2,784

Wind Gap is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 2,784, it is the 334th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6463rd largest city in the United States. Wind Gap is currently growing at a rate of 0.83% annually and its population has increased by 2.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,720 in 2010. Wind Gap reached it's highest population of 2,812 in 2000. Spanning over 1 miles, Wind Gap has a population density of 2,080 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wind Gap is $52,911 with a poverty rate of 10.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $810 per month, and the median house value is $174,900. The median age in Wind Gap is 45.3 years, 37.8 years for males, and 49.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.1 males.

Wind Gap Demographics

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

  • White: 94.46%
  • Asian: 4.40%
  • Two or more races: 0.85%
  • Black or African American: 0.30%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wind Gap, Pennsylvania is 2,784, 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 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,55694.46%
Asian1194.40%
Two or More Races230.85%
Black or African American80.30%

Wind Gap Population Pyramid 2020

Wind Gap Median Age

45.3


Total

37.8


Male

49.1


Female

Wind Gap Adults

There are 2,218 adults, (573 of whom are seniors) in Wind Gap.

Wind Gap Age Dependency

64.5

Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Wind Gap Sex Ratio

Female

1,339

49.48%

Male

1,367

50.52%

Wind Gap Households and Families

Wind Gap Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wind Gap Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.6%20.4%
Male57%43%
All54.2%45.8%
Female38.5%61.5%
Non Family32.1%67.9%

54.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1832.2954.2
Non Family5461.0932.1
Married4993.2579.6
Male863.7757
Female523.1338.5

3.24

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wind Gap Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade884.33%
9th to 12th Grade974.77%
High School Graduate90044.29%
Some College35617.52%
Associates Degree28614.07%
Bachelors Degree21510.58%
Graduate Degree904.43%

Wind Gap Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8911,774302
Asian7218
Hispanic41273
Multiple Races23233
Black88

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 white people with a rate of 15.97%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,029$41,094$26,274
Less Than High School$20,981$$20,489
High School Grad$35,380$42,471$27,396
Some College$31,594$37,692$26,509
Bachelors Degree$30,341$54,375$22,596
Graduate Degree$44,821$$43,482

$32,029

Average Earnings

$41,094

Average Male

$26,274

Average Female

Wind Gap Language

Wind Gap Language by Age

Wind Gap Language

80.36% of Wind Gap residents speak only English, while 19.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 9.34% of the population.

Wind Gap Poverty

Wind Gap Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,49628411.38%
Hispanic63914.29%

10.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.41%

Male Poverty Rate

7.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wind Gap

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wind Gap is Hispanic, with 14.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wind Gap is White, with 11.38% 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 17.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.82%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater18.36%
Less Than High School10.27%
Some College8.72%
High School4.11%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed54.17%
Female Employed4.86%
Male Employed1.42%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Wind Gap Income

Wind Gap Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,838$52,911
Families$57,379$68,158
Married Families$60,066-
Non Families$26,563$31,985

Wind Gap Marital Status

Wind Gap Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

42.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Wind Gap Married by Age and Sex

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

Wind Gap Veterans

159

Number of Veterans

142

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam79
Korea28
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War10
World War II

$Wind Gap Veterans by Education

11.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wind Gap Employment Status

56.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Wind Gap 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

63.16%

Born in Pennsylvania

84.37%

Native Born

15.63%

Foreign Born

5.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

84.37% of Wind Gap residents were born in the United States, with 63.16% having been born in Pennsylvania. 5.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,784230.83%
20192,761230.84%
20182,738140.51%
20172,724230.85%
20162,70180.30%
20152,693-13-0.48%
20142,706-4-0.15%
20132,710-5-0.18%
20122,71530.11%
20112,712-2-0.07%
20102,714-98-0.35%
20002,812710.26%
19902,741900.33%
19802,6510.00%