Dauphin, PA 17018 ZIP Code Profile

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Dauphin, PA | Singersville, PA

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ZIP Code 17018: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dauphin, PA 17018

Not Acceptable, USPS
Ellendale, PA 17018
Middle Paxton, PA 17018
Singersville, PA 17018
Water Gap, PA 17018

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 81
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,736
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Dauphin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.371, Longitude -76.931
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Dauphin, PA 17018 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,304
Population in Households 4,301
Population in Familes 3,616
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 94
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 1,797
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 1,290
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,936 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,507 (77.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 290 (15.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 139 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $184,485
Average Home Value $205,076


Median Household Income $60,571
Average Household Income $73,575
Per Capita Income $30,730
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.19% 0.25%
Households 0.3% 0.3%
Families 0.19% 0.22%
Median Household Income   2.52%
Per Capita Income   1.95%
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.

Dauphin, PA 17018 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17018 to the other 1,669 ZIP Codes 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 # 697 58th
Population Density1 # 1153 31st
Diversity Index2 # 832 50th
Median Household Income # 363 78th
Per Capita Income # 378 77th

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