Glenside, PA

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2022 Population
7,726
4.25% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bob Casey Jr.
Democratic Party
US Senator
John Fetterman
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
38.6
0.26% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
6.35%
19.5% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$105,278
5.21% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$348,700
17.3% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Glenside, PA had a population of 7.73k people with a median age of 38.6 and a median household income of $105,278. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Glenside, PA grew from 7,411 to 7,726, a 4.25% increase and its median household income grew from $100,061 to $105,278, a 5.21% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Glenside, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.08%), White (Hispanic) (1.99%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.92%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.84%).

None of the households in Glenside, PA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

97.8% of the residents in Glenside, PA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Glenside, PA are Won Institute of Graduate Studies (442064) (42 degrees awarded in 2022) and PITC Institute (444811) (29 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in Glenside, PA was $348,700, and the homeownership rate was 78.8%.

Most people in Glenside, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Glenside, PA was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Glenside, PA is home to a population of 7.73k people, from which 97.8% are citizens. As of 2022, 5.06% of Glenside, PA residents were born outside of the country (391 people).

In 2022, there were 11.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (6.51k people) in Glenside, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 547 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 154 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

97.8%
2022 Citizenship
96.5%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 97.8% of Glenside, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Glenside, PA was 96.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Glenside, PA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    6.51k ± 487
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    547 ± 299
  3. White (Hispanic)
    154 ± 96
4.63%
Hispanic Population
358 people

In 2022, there were 11.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (6.51k people) in Glenside, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 547 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 154 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

4.63% of the people in Glenside, PA are hispanic (358 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Glenside, PA as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

5.06%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
391 people
5.83%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
432 people

As of 2022, 5.06% of Glenside, PA residents (391 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Glenside, PA was 5.83%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    108 ± 54
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    55 ± 41
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    22 ± 30

Glenside, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.96 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Glenside, PA employs 4.2k people. The largest industries in Glenside, PA are Educational Services (815 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (699 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (436 people), and the highest paying industries are Wholesale Trade ($87,031), Information ($85,000), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($76,848).

Occupations

4.2k
2022 Value
± 412
7.48%
1 Year growth
± 12.9%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Glenside, PA grew at a rate of 7.48%, from 3.9k employees to 4.2k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Glenside, PA, are Management Occupations (538 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (525 people), and Education Instruction, & Library Occupations (500 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Glenside, PA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

4.2k
2022 Value
± 412
7.48%
1 Year growth
± 12.9%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Glenside, PA grew at a rate of 7.48%, from 3.9k employees to 4.2k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Glenside, PA, are Educational Services (815 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (699 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (436 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Glenside, PA, though some of these residents may live in Glenside, PA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$68,315
Median earning men ± $5,692
$38,333
Median earning women ± $9,135

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Information ($147,824), Wholesale Trade ($92,552), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($87,788).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Public Administration ($53,654), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($52,308), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($50,909).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.78%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 6.03M people employed in Pennsylvania. This represents a 2.78% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 18.1%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Pennsylvania.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Pennsylvania went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 50% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (48.8%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.15%).

Bob Casey Jr. and John Fetterman are the senators currently representing the state of Pennsylvania. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Pennsylvania is currently represented by 17 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Pennsylvania

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Bob Casey Jr.
Senator from Pennsylvania1
Assumed office on January 3, 2007
John Fetterman
Senator from Pennsylvania3
Assumed office on January 3, 2023

Bob Casey Jr. and John Fetterman are the senators currently representing Pennsylvania.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Pennsylvania over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is currently represented by 17 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Pennsylvania have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Glenside, PA awarded 71 degrees. The student population of Glenside, PA in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 34 male students and 419 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Glenside, PA are White (25 and 35.7%), followed by Black or African American (19 and 27.1%), Asian (11 and 15.7%), and Two or More Races (8 and 11.4%).

The largest universities in Glenside, PA by number of degrees awarded are Won Institute of Graduate Studies (442064) (42 and 59.2%) and PITC Institute (444811) (29 and 40.8%).

The most popular majors in Glenside, PA are Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (36 and 50.7%), Other Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing, & Nursing Assistants (13 and 18.3%), and Medical Assistant (10 and 14.1%).

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.733% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.743% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (3.5M), Bachelors Degree (1.98M), and Some college (1.83M).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Glenside, PA was $348,700 in 2022, which is 1.24 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $297,200 to $348,700, a 17.3% increase. The homeownership rate in Glenside, PA is 78.8%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Glenside, PA have an average commute time of 27.2 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Glenside, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Glenside, PA is $105,278. In 2022, the place with the highest median household income in Glenside, PA was Census Tract 2026.04 with a value of $122,583, followed by Census Tract 2026.03 and Census Tract 2026.02, with respective values of $121,563 and $111,118.

Property

$348,700
Median Property Value 2022
±$15,199
$2,201
Median Property Taxes
±$237

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Glenside, PA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Glenside, PA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

78.8%
Homeownership
2022
61.7%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 78.8% of the housing units in Glenside, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 76.5%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 2026.04
  2. Census Tract 2026.03
  3. Census Tract 2026.02

In 2022, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Glenside, PA was Census Tract 2026.04 with a value of $122,583, followed by Census Tract 2026.03 and Census Tract 2026.02, with respective values of $121,563 and $111,118.

The following map shows all of the places in Glenside, PA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$105,278
Median Household Income
± $16,376
2.79k
Number of Households
± 320

In 2022, the median household income of the 2.79k households in Glenside, PA grew to $105,278 from the previous year's value of $100,061.

The following chart displays the households in Glenside, PA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $200k+ range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Glenside, PA is from Pennsylvania.
0.466
2022 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania
0.467
2021 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania

In 2022, the income inequality in Pennsylvania was 0.466 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.123% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Pennsylvania was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Pennsylvania in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (67.1%)
  2. Worked At Home (16.2%)
  3. Public Transit (7.35%)

In 2022, 67.1% of workers in Glenside, PA drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (16.2%) and those who used public transit to get to work (7.35%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

27.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Glenside, PA have a longer commute time (27.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 2.3% of the workforce in Glenside, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Glenside, PA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Glenside, PA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

6.35% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Glenside, PA (451 out of 7.1k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Males 18 - 24 and then Females 55 - 64.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Glenside, PA is White, followed by Black and Asian.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

96.1% of the population of Glenside, PA has health coverage, with 63.2% on employee plans, 6.1% on Medicaid, 13.9% on Medicare, 12.2% on non-group plans, and 0.725% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Montgomery County, PA see 725 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.412% decrease from the previous year (728 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 916 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 261 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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725 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Montgomery County, PA

Primary care physicians in Montgomery County, PA see an average of 725 patients per year. This represents a 0.412% decrease from the previous year (728 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Montgomery County, PA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 19.4% under 18 years, 25.1% between 18 and 34 years, 39.9% between 35 and 64 years, and 15.6% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 41.3% were men and 58.7% were women.

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Uninsured People

3.92%
Uninsured
63.2%
Employer Coverage
6.1%
Medicaid
13.9%
Medicare
12.2%
Non-Group
0.725%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Glenside, PA declined by 21.9% from 5.02% to 3.92%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Glenside, PA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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