New Kensington, PA Population by Age

The median age in New Kensington, PA is 46.8, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 15.36% were under the age of 15, 16.02% aged 15 to 29, 47.08% aged 30 to 64, 18.97% aged 65 to 84, and 2.58% were 85 years of age and older.
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Updated Sep 17, 2023

New Kensington, PA population age distribution

A complete breakdown of New Kensington's age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups is listed in the table below.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 5 years 541 4.43%
5 to 9 years 603 4.93%
10 to 14 years 733 6%
15 to 19 years 751 6.14%
20 to 24 years 590 4.83%
25 to 29 years 617 5.05%
30 to 34 years 602 4.93%
35 to 39 years 756 6.19%
40 to 44 years 619 5.06%
45 to 49 years 711 5.82%
50 to 54 years 675 5.52%
55 to 59 years 974 7.97%
60 to 64 years 1,417 11.59%
65 to 69 years 999 8.17%
70 to 74 years 624 5.11%
75 to 79 years 437 3.58%
80 to 84 years 258 2.11%
85 years and over 315 2.58%
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New Kensington, PA population by age group

Key stats
3,218
Population under 25 years
2,594
Population aged 25-44
3,777
Population aged 45-64
2,633
Population aged 65+

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021

The graph shows New Kensington's population by age group, with age group on x-axis and the respective age group's percent of the total population on y-axis
New Kensington, PA population by age group. The largest age group was 60-64 years with a poulation of 1,417 (11.59% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

The largest age group in New Kensington, PA was for the group of age 60-64 years with a population of 1,417 (11.59%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey.

At the same time, the smallest age group in New Kensington, PA was the 80-84 years with a population of 258 (2.11%).

New Kensington, PA population by age cohort

To better understand the age distribution of New Kensington, PA's population, we divided it into the following 3 cohorts:

  • Children : Under the age of 18 years
  • Adults (working population): Between the age of 18 and 64 years
  • Seniors: 65 years and above
The pie chart shows New Kensington's population divided into segments, with each segment representing an age cohort. The area of each segment is in the same proportion of a circle as the population of the cohort is of the total population.
New Kensington, PA population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). The largest age group was 18 - 64 years with a poulation of 7,357 (60.19% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the population for each of the three cohorts.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 18 years 2,232 18.26%
18 to 64 years 7,357 60.19%
85 years and over 2,633 21.54%
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Key stats for each age cohort as per our analysis of U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey:

  • New Kensington's population under 18 was 18.26%, compared to the 22.51% nationwide.
  • New Kensington's working population (between 18 and 64) was 60.19%, compared to 61.45% nationwide.
  • New Kensington's elderly or the senior population (over 65 age) was 21.54% as compared to 16.04% nationwide.

New Kensington, PA population pyramid

Population pyramid for New Kensington, PA is charted below using the estimates from U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. A wide base suggests population increase, narrow base indicates declining birth rates.

Key stats from our analysis of the New Kensington's population pyramid:

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for New Kensington, PA, is 24.3.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for New Kensington, PA, is 34.1.
  • Total dependency ratio for New Kensington, PA is 58.5.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for New Kensington, PA is 2.9.
The graph shows New Kensington's population across different age group and gender, with population on x-axis and population y-axis. The male population is plotted on the left in blue color whereas the female population is plotted on the right in pink color.
New Kensington, PA population pyramid i.e. New Kensington population distrubution across age and gender. Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the New Kensington, PA's male and female population across different age groups:

Age Group Population(Male) Population(Female) Total Population
Under 5 years 215 326 541
5 to 9 years 274 329 603
10 to 14 years 504 229 733
15 to 19 years 369 382 751
20 to 24 years 309 281 590
25 to 29 years 350 267 617
30 to 34 years 311 291 602
35 to 39 years 475 281 756
40 to 44 years 174 445 619
45 to 49 years 410 301 711
50 to 54 years 345 330 675
55 to 59 years 422 552 974
60 to 64 years 718 699 1,417
65 to 69 years 548 451 999
70 to 74 years 300 324 624
75 to 79 years 222 215 437
80 to 84 years 97 161 258
85 years and over 114 201 315
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Things to know

What is the population of New Kensington, PA under 18?

New Kensington's population under the age of 18 is 2,232, as per the latest U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey estimates. This population is 18.26% of the total resident population of New Kensington, PA.

What is the aging population in New Kensington, PA?

New Kensington's population aged 65 years and above was 2,633. As per the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, this population is 21.54% of the entire population.

References

Datasets

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2023
New Kensington, PA Age Group Population Dataset: A complete breakdown of New Kensington age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the New Kensington population distribution across 18 age groups. It lists the population in each age group along with the percentage population relative of the total population for New Kensington. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of New Kensington by age. For example, using this dataset, we can identify the largest age group in New Kensington.

Key observations

The largest age group in New Kensington, PA was for the group of age 60-64 years with a population of 1,417 (11.59%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey. At the same time, the smallest age group in New Kensington, PA was the 80-84 years with a population of 258 (2.11%). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

New Kensington population by age group

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group in consideration
  • Population: The population for the specific age group in the New Kensington is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the population of each age group as a proportion of New Kensington total population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

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Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for New Kensington Population by Age. You can refer the same here

New Kensington, PA Age Cohorts Dataset: Children, Working Adults, and Seniors in New Kensington - Population and Percentage Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the New Kensington population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). It lists the population in each age cohort group along with its percentage relative to the total population of New Kensington. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution across children, working population and senior population for dependency ratio, housing requirements, ageing, migration patterns etc.

Key observations

The largest age group was $b3_v1 with a poulation of $b3_v2 ($b3_v3 of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

New Kensington population by age cohort

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age cohorts:

  • Under 18 years
  • 18 to 64 years
  • 65 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age cohort for the New Kensington population analysis. Total expected values are 3 groups ( Children, Working Population and Senior Population).
  • Population: The population for the age cohort in New Kensington is shown in the following column.
  • Percent of Total Population: The population as a percent of total population of the New Kensington is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for New Kensington Population by Age. You can refer the same here

New Kensington, PA Population Pyramid Dataset: Age Groups, Male and Female Population, and Total Population for Demographics Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the data for the New Kensington, PA population pyramid, which represents the New Kensington population distribution across age and gender, using estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. It lists the male and female population for each age group, along with the total population for those age groups. Higher numbers at the bottom of the table suggest population growth, whereas higher numbers at the top indicate declining birth rates. Furthermore, the dataset can be utilized to understand the youth dependency ratio, old-age dependency ratio, total dependency ratio, and potential support ratio.

Key observations

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for New Kensington, PA, is 24.3.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for New Kensington, PA, is 34.1.
  • Total dependency ratio for New Kensington, PA is 58.5.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for New Kensington, PA is 2.9.

New Kensington population pyramid

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group for the New Kensington population analysis. Total expected values are 18 and are define above in the age groups section.
  • Population (Male): The male population in the New Kensington for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Population (Female): The female population in the New Kensington for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Total Population: The total population of the New Kensington for the selected age group is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for New Kensington Population by Age. You can refer the same here

If you're looking for datasets from another year, please feel free to contact us at research@neilsberg.com and we'll be happy to assist you further.

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