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Witmer, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Witmer Census Designated Place had a population of 537 as of July 1, 2017. Witmer ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Witmer is located at latitude 40.0506 and longitude -76.2102 in Lancaster County. The formal boundaries for the Witmer Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lancaster County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 400 feet.

The Witmer Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584528) 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 "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Witmer Census Designated Place is located within Township of East Lampeter, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lancaster County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Witmer population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Witmer, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 537
Daytime Population: Workers 308
Daytime Population: Residents 283
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 591
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 535
Population in Familes 483
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 432
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $63,560
Average Household Income $81,818
Per Capita Income $26,577


Total Housing Units 184 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 125 (67.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 54 (29.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 5 ( 2.7%)
Median Home Value $225,000
Average Home Value $271,200


Total Households 179
Average Household Size 2.99
Family Households 145
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.21% 1.06%
Households 1.13% 1.09%
Families 0.89% 1.08%
Median Household Income   3.75%
Per Capita Income   3.6%

Witmer, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Witmer to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 1283 27th
Population Density # 1460 17th
Diversity Index # 460 74th
Median Household Income # 353 80th
Per Capita Income # 841 52nd

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