In 2017, West Chester, PA had a population of 19.7k people with a median age of 23.8 and a median household income of $55,313. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of West Chester, PA grew from 19,434 to 19,698, a 1.36% increase and its median household income grew from $50,853 to $55,313, a 8.77% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in West Chester, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (75.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.67%), White (Hispanic) (6.99%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.83%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.31%). N/A% of the people in West Chester, PA speak a non-English language, and 94.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in West Chester, PA are West Chester University of Pennsylvania (4,618 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in West Chester, PA is $338,800, and the homeownership rate is 37.6%. Most people in West Chester, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.4 minutes. The average car ownership in West Chester, PA is 2 cars per household.