Waynesboro, PA 17268 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 17268: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Waynesboro, PA 17268

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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 736
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,460
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 434
  • County: Franklin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.761, Longitude -77.57
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Waynesboro, PA 17268 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 30,342
Daytime Population: Workers 8,793
Daytime Population: Residents 16,266
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 25,059
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 29,956
Population in Familes 24,339
Population in Group Qrtrs 386
Population Density2 360
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $54,337
Average Household Income $68,438
Per Capita Income $27,830


Total Housing Units 13,246 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,265 (62.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,950 (29.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,031 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $193,544
Average Home Value $227,093


Total Households 12,215
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 8,326
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 0.59% 0.55%
Households 0.57% 0.53%
Families 0.47% 0.47%
Median Household Income   1.9%
Per Capita Income   2.82%

Waynesboro, PA 17268 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17268 to the other 1,663 ZIP Codes 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 # 103 94th
Population Density # 729 56th
Diversity Index # 515 69th
Median Household Income # 669 60th
Per Capita Income # 725 56th

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