|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Monessen is 6,811. Monessen, Pennsylvania is the 4,044th largest city in the US.
Monessen is located entirely in Westmoreland County.
The peak population of Monessen was in 1990, when its population was 9,811. In 1990, Monessen was the 2,494th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,044th largest city in the US. Monessen is currently 30.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Monessen has shrunk 21.2% since the year 2000. Monessen, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Monessen has a population density of 2,674.1 people per square mile.
|4038||Walden, New York||6,829||8.1%|
|4039||Valley Park, Missouri||6,826||4.7%|
|4041||Roeland Park, Kansas||6,817||-5.3%|
|4042||La Feria, Texas||6,814||-0.5%|
|4043||Highland Heights, Kentucky||6,812||-0.1%|
|4045||Allendale, New Jersey||6,809||1.5%|
|4048||Mount Carmel, Illinois||6,804||-14.7%|
|4050||Liberty Hill, Texas||6,801||428.4%|
The total voting age population of Monessen, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,864. The voting age population is 45.7% male and 54.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.0% of the residents of Monessen are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Monessen are 81.6% White, 11.5% Black, 5.9% Two or more races, 0.8% Asian and 0.2% Other. Additionally, 2.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Monessen, 15.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 28.1%. On a per-household basis, 12.6% of families are below the poverty line in Monessen.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.5% of Monessen residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.6% of Monessen residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.1% have a bachelor's degree and 6.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Monessen residents aged 5 and older, 2.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Monessen is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Monessen, 11.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Monessen is $43,823.
In Monessen, 73.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.8% of housing units in Monessen.
Of all the housing units in Monessen, 28.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Monessen, 2.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 110 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Monessen is $674.
In Monessen, 71.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.