Ephrata demographics profile

StatisticEphrataPennsylvaniaNational
Population13,71412,783,977318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,01227791
Median age37.440.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%40%43%
Speak English94%89%79%
Speak Spanish3%5%13%
Ephrata, PA has a population of 13,714 and is the 3,045th largest city in the United States. The population density is 4,012 per sq mi which is 1348% higher than the Pennsylvania average and 4328% higher than the national average. The median age in Ephrata is 37 which is approximately 8% lower than the Pennsylvania average of 41. In Ephrata, 62% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 94% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 82% of Ephrata residents were born in Pennsylvania, 15% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Ephrata is 1348% higher than Pennsylvania.
  • The median age in Ephrata is 8% lower than Pennsylvania.
  • In Ephrata 92.39% of the population is White.
  • In Ephrata 2.11% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Ephrata 0.62% of the population is Asian.

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Ephrata population breakdown by race

RaceEphrataPennsylvaniaNational
White92.39%81.37%73.35%
Black or African American2.11%11.03%12.63%
Asian0.62%3.14%5.22%
American Indian0.63%0.20%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.05%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race1.55%2.24%3.06%
Other race2.64%1.98%4.75%
In Ephrata, 3.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Ephrata, PA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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