Temple demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)4,56828791
Median age43.840.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%40%43%
Speak English88%89%79%
Speak Spanish5%5%13%
Temple, PA has a population of 1,548 and is the 12,494th largest city in the United States. The population density is 4,568 per sq mi which is 1492% higher than the Pennsylvania average and 4942% higher than the national average. The median age in Temple is 44 which is approximately 8% higher than the Pennsylvania average of 41. In Temple, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 88% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 83% of Temple residents were born in Pennsylvania, 9% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 7% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Temple is 1492% higher than Pennsylvania.
  • The median age in Temple is 8% higher than Pennsylvania.
  • In Temple 92.64% of the population is White.
  • In Temple 1.74% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Temple 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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      Temple population breakdown by race

      Black or African American1.74%11.03%12.63%
      American Indian0.00%0.20%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.00%2.24%3.06%
      Other race3.62%1.98%4.75%
      In Temple, 11.6% 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 Temple, PA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).