|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Mount Oliver is 3,340. Mount Oliver, Pennsylvania is the 5,933rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Mount Oliver was in 1990, when its population was 4,149. In 1990, Mount Oliver was the 4,604th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,933rd largest city in the US. Mount Oliver is currently 19.5% smaller than it was in 1990.
Mount Oliver has shrunk 15.6% since the year 2000. Mount Oliver, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5927||Red Oak, North Carolina||3,349||22.6%|
|5931||Liberty, South Carolina||3,344||11.0%|
|5933||Mount Oliver, Pennsylvania||3,340||-15.6%|
|5936||Avon, New York||3,337||12.2%|
|5938||Lake Park, North Carolina||3,335||55.8%|
The total voting age population of Mount Oliver, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,477. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.2% of the residents of Mount Oliver are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Mount Oliver are 58.2% White, 32.6% Black, 5.7% Two or more races, 3.2% Asian and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 10.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Mount Oliver, 32.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 46.5%. On a per-household basis, 31.3% of families are below the poverty line in Mount Oliver.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.4% of Mount Oliver residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.6% of Mount Oliver residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.6% have a bachelor's degree and 8.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Mount Oliver residents aged 5 and older, 11.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 9.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Mount Oliver is 13.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Mount Oliver, 7.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Mount Oliver is $38,795.
In Mount Oliver, 42.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 57.3% of housing units in Mount Oliver.
Of all the housing units in Mount Oliver, 65.8% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Mount Oliver is $842.
In Mount Oliver, 73.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.