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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gilberton is 583. Gilberton, Pennsylvania is the 12,554th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Gilberton was in 1990, when its population was 1,261. In 1990, Gilberton was the 8,762nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,554th largest city in the US. Gilberton is currently 53.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Gilberton has shrunk 32.6% since the year 2000. Gilberton, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12549||New Lothrop, Michigan||584||-2.9%|
|12550||Ridgeley, West Virginia||584||-22.7%|
|12559||Point Comfort, Texas||583||-25.2%|
The total voting age population of Gilberton, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 521. The voting age population is 50.5% male and 49.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.6% of the residents of Gilberton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gilberton are 99.2% White and 0.8% American Indian. Additionally, 0.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Gilberton, 18.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.6%. On a per-household basis, 15.2% of families are below the poverty line in Gilberton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.5% of Gilberton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.5% of Gilberton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.8% have a bachelor's degree and 1.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gilberton residents aged 5 and older, 1.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gilberton is 11.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gilberton, 23.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gilberton is $42,171.
In Gilberton, 93.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 6.9% of housing units in Gilberton.
Of all the housing units in Gilberton, 77.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Gilberton, 2.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gilberton is $675.
In Gilberton, 73.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.