|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Waynesburg is 3,922. Waynesburg, Pennsylvania is the 5,481st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Waynesburg was in 1990, when its population was 4,411. In 1990, Waynesburg was the 4,408th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,481st largest city in the US. Waynesburg is currently 11.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Waynesburg has shrunk 6.0% since the year 2000. Waynesburg, Pennsylvania's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5476||Woodson Terrace, Missouri||3,925||-6.2%|
|5478||South Chicago Heights, Illinois||3,924||-1.0%|
|5480||Del Mar, California||3,922||-10.8%|
|5483||South Blooming Grove, New York||3,921||14.7%|
|5484||Indian Head, Maryland||3,919||14.3%|
The total voting age population of Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,306. The voting age population is 46.3% male and 53.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.6% of the residents of Waynesburg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Waynesburg are 92.1% White, 3.6% Two or more races, 1.9% Black, 1.8% Asian and 0.7% Other. Additionally, 1.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Waynesburg, 21.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 38.9%. On a per-household basis, 15.9% of families are below the poverty line in Waynesburg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.9% of Waynesburg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.6% of Waynesburg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 26.9% have a bachelor's degree and 10.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Waynesburg residents aged 5 and older, 5.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Waynesburg is 7.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Waynesburg, 13.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Waynesburg is $39,100.
In Waynesburg, 55.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.2% of housing units in Waynesburg.
Of all the housing units in Waynesburg, 53.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Waynesburg, 2.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Waynesburg is $672.
In Waynesburg, 82.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.