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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Waymart is 1,307. Waymart, Pennsylvania is the 9,230th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Waymart was in 2000, when its population was 1,432. In 2000, Waymart was the 8,662nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,230th largest city in the US. Waymart is currently 8.7% smaller than it was in 2000.
Waymart has shrunk 8.7% since the year 2000. Waymart, Pennsylvania's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9224||Old River-Winfree, Texas||1,310||-30.3%|
|9228||Parsons, West Virginia||1,307||-10.3%|
|9234||Spring Hope, North Carolina||1,306||2.6%|
The total voting age population of Waymart, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 990. The voting age population is 44.7% male and 55.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 27.7% of the residents of Waymart are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Waymart are 95.2% White, 3.5% Two or more races, 1.0% Other and 0.2% Black. Additionally, 2.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Waymart, 12.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.4%. On a per-household basis, 10.5% of families are below the poverty line in Waymart.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.4% of Waymart residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.6% of Waymart residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.6% have a bachelor's degree and 3.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Waymart residents aged 5 and older, 5.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Waymart is 8.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Waymart, 14.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Waymart is $57,946.
In Waymart, 67.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 32.6% of housing units in Waymart.
Of all the housing units in Waymart, 42.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Waymart, 3.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Waymart is $729.
In Waymart, 71.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.