|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Tarentum is 4,286. Tarentum, Pennsylvania is the 5,244th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Tarentum was in 1990, when its population was 5,682. In 1990, Tarentum was the 3,728th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,244th largest city in the US. Tarentum is currently 24.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Tarentum has shrunk 13.6% since the year 2000. Tarentum, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5238||Woodruff, South Carolina||4,294||0.7%|
|5239||Barboursville, West Virginia||4,291||31.7%|
|5240||Portola Valley, California||4,289||-3.9%|
|5243||Waverly, New York||4,288||-6.7%|
|5245||Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania||4,283||59.5%|
|5248||Highland Beach, Florida||4,277||13.3%|
The total voting age population of Tarentum, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,518. The voting age population is 49.9% male and 50.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.2% of the residents of Tarentum are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Tarentum are 84.7% White, 10.6% Black and 4.6% Two or more races. Additionally, 1.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Tarentum, 23.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 45.0%. On a per-household basis, 15.3% of families are below the poverty line in Tarentum.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.0% of Tarentum residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.7% of Tarentum residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.0% have a bachelor's degree and 1.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Tarentum residents aged 5 and older, 2.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Tarentum is 9.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Tarentum, 6.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Tarentum is $33,970.
In Tarentum, 47.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 52.8% of housing units in Tarentum.
Of all the housing units in Tarentum, 48.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Tarentum, 3.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Tarentum is $585.
In Tarentum, 72.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.