Oberlin is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Oberlin Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Dauphin County at latitude 40.2415 and longitude -76.8147. Dauphin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 571 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Oberlin Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Oberlin, PA area
|Population in Households||579|
|Population in Familes||467|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.63|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||236 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||168 (71.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||52 (22.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||16 ( 6.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$153,333|
|Average Home Value||$168,750|
|Median Household Income||$40,432|
|Average Household Income||$56,383|
|Per Capita Income||$22,545|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.32%|
|Per Capita Income||3.22%|
The table below compares Oberlin to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 1246||29th|
|Population Density1||# 187||89th|
|Diversity Index2||# 47||97th|
|Median Household Income||# 1338||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1133||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.