Union City, Erie County, Pennsylvania

Union City: Borough in Pennsylvania, United States

About

Union City is a city located in the county of Erie in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,320 and a population density of 1,795 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,097 inhabitants.

The city was created 167 years ago in 1855.

Quick Facts about Union City

Population : 3,097 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Erie County
Area : 1.85 km2
Altitude : 4,150 feet / 1265 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1856 (167 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 04:40:11 (8th February 2023)
Postal code : 16438
Density : 1,674 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.2% (2010-2020)
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Location of Union City on Pennsylvania map.
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Geography

Union City is located at 41°53'58"N 79°50'43"W (41.8995000, -79.8453300).

Union City map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Union City decreased by 7.2% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,320 - census
2011 3,317 -0.09% estimation process
2012 3,308 -0.27% estimation process
2013 3,291 -0.52% estimation process
2014 3,268 -0.7% estimation process
2015 3,243 -0.77% estimation process
2016 3,217 -0.81% estimation process
2017 3,181 -1.13% estimation process
2018 3,149 -1.02% estimation process
2019 3,118 -0.99% estimation process
2020 3,097 -0.68% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 41,494
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 43,783
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -5.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 42,025
April 1, 2010 Population : 43,784
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.7%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 21.6%
People over 65 (%) : 21.4%
Female persons, % : 51.2%
White only, percent : 96.6%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 0.6%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 95.0%
2015-2019 Veterans : 3,096
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.3%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 19,996

Union City zip code is 16438. County name: Erie, County fips: 42049

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 19,996
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 69.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $88,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $941
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $392
2015-2019 median gross rent : $640
Permits for construction, 2020 : 4
2015-2019 Households : 17,782
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.32
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 78.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 14.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 52.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 41,632
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 176,776
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,045,897
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 348,926
2012 total retail sales per capita : $8,143
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $44,971
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,744
Percentage of people living in poverty : 14.7%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 772
2019 total employment : 12,435
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 461,939
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : -0.3%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 2,148
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,417
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,867
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 849
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 67
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,209
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 249
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,820
2010 population per square mile : 109.0
2010 land area in square miles : 401.79
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 73.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $129,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,233
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $490
2015-2019 median gross rent : $802
2015-2019 Households : 5,629
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.34
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 4.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 89.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 85.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 94.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 45,682
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 49,021
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 60,832
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 190,381
2012 total retail sales per capita : $14,141
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $60,684
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $32,864
Percentage of people living in poverty : 8.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,054
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 486
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 432
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 54
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 937
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 146
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 793
2010 population per square mile : 2,055.4
2010 land area in square miles : 6.55

People born in Union City (3)

People born in Union City, including football, basketball, and baseball coach, college athletics administrator Lynn St. John, artist Clyde O. DeLand, editor Daisy Bacon, .

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Schools in Union City

College & universities near Union City, PA

Code Name City ZIP
212160 Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Edinboro (PA) 16444-0001

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Union City, PA

Code Name Address Type
ERI Union Station 125 West 14th Street RAIL
JMN Jamestown, New York 111 West Third Street BUS
FDN Fredonia, New York 1 State University of New York BUS
DUK Dunkirk, New York 411 Central Ave. BUS

Post offices near Union City

Post Office Name City ZIP
Union City Post Office Union City (PA) 16438

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City Name Population Title
Erie 95,077 County seat of Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States
Harborcreek 16,998 Township in Erie County, Pennsylvania
Corry 6,180 City of Pennsylvania
Edinboro 5,405 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
North East 4,013 Borough of Pennsylvania
Lawrence Park 3,982 Human settlement in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Wesleyville 3,093 Borough of Pennsylvania
Girard 2,897 Borough in Erie County, Pennsylvania
Albion 1,445 Borough in Erie County, Pennsylvania
Avonia 1,205 Census designated place
Cranesville 594 Borough of Pennsylvania
Platea 397 Borough of Pennsylvania
Mill Village 383 Borough of Pennsylvania
Wattsburg 381 Borough of Pennsylvania
Elgin 204 Borough of Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Union City distances to largest Pennsylvania cities