Snydertown, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Snydertown Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Snydertown Content

Also See: Howard, PA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Snydertown, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Snydertown Census Designated Place had a population of 490 as of July 1, 2016. Snydertown ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Snydertown is located at latitude 40.9872 and longitude -77.5995 in Centre County. The formal boundaries for the Snydertown Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Centre County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 892 feet.

The Snydertown Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584510) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of ""

The Snydertown Census Designated Place is located within Township of Walker, a minor civil division (MCD) of Centre County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Snydertown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Snydertown Census Designated Place, PA Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | PA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Township of Walker | Centre County | Pennsylvania Counties

Search the map for:

Snydertown, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 490
Population in Households 489
Population in Familes 427
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 160
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 167
Average Household Size 2.93
Family Households 129
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 172 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 142 (82.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 25 (14.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 5 ( 2.9%)
Median Home Value $193,519
Average Home Value $221,809


Median Household Income $52,395
Average Household Income $60,290
Per Capita Income $22,105
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.23% 0.2%
Households 0.29% 0.36%
Families -0.61% 0.31%
Median Household Income   0.96%
Per Capita Income   1.78%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Snydertown, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Snydertown to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1339 24th
Population Density1 # 1696 4th
Diversity Index2 # 1422 19th
Median Household Income # 720 59th
Per Capita Income # 1312 26th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.

Pennsylvania Research Tools

Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Pennsylvania Census Data
Highest or Lowest: