|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Swissvale is 8,490. Swissvale, Pennsylvania is the 3,487th largest city in the US.
Swissvale is located entirely in Allegheny County.
The peak population of Swissvale was in 1990, when its population was 10,581. In 1990, Swissvale was the 2,362nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,487th largest city in the US. Swissvale is currently 19.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Swissvale has shrunk 11.7% since the year 2000. Swissvale, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Swissvale has a population density of 7,479.6 people per square mile.
|3481||Malverne, New York||8,521||-4.6%|
|3483||Lake Geneva, Wisconsin||8,504||10.3%|
|3484||Park City, Kansas||8,503||36.6%|
|3488||Butner, North Carolina||8,487||31.4%|
|3489||Richland Hills, Texas||8,484||4.2%|
|3491||Hastings-on-Hudson, New York||8,482||9.6%|
|3492||Conover, North Carolina||8,478||25.5%|
The total voting age population of Swissvale, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,092. The voting age population is 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.1% of the residents of Swissvale are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Swissvale are 61.8% White, 32.9% Black, 2.3% Two or more races, 1.5% Other and 1.4% Asian. Additionally, 3.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Swissvale, 13.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.6%. On a per-household basis, 6.9% of families are below the poverty line in Swissvale.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.6% of Swissvale residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.9% of Swissvale residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 41.2% have a bachelor's degree and 17.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Swissvale residents aged 5 and older, 5.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Swissvale is 4.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Swissvale, 7.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Swissvale is $50,067.
In Swissvale, 49.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 50.9% of housing units in Swissvale.
Of all the housing units in Swissvale, 50.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Swissvale, 0.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Swissvale is $833.
In Swissvale, 79.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.