In 2018, West Chester, PA had a population of 19.9k people with a median age of 25 and a median household income of $58,500. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of West Chester, PA grew from 19,698 to 19,888, a 0.965% increase and its median household income grew from $55,313 to $58,500, a 5.76% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in West Chester, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (75.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.2%), White (Hispanic) (5.1%), Other (Hispanic) (3.44%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.81%). 0% of the households in West Chester, PA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 94.7% of the residents in West Chester, PA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in West Chester, PA are West Chester University of Pennsylvania (5,028 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in West Chester, PA was $362,300, and the homeownership rate was 37.8%. Most people in West Chester, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.8 minutes. The average car ownership in West Chester, PA was 2 cars per household.