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, 2016)


Total Population 30,912
Population in Households 30,506
Population in Familes 24,814
Population in Group Qrtrs 406
Population Density1 378
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 12,316
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 8,401
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,348 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,334 (62.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,982 (29.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,032 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $191,406
Average Home Value $225,030


Median Household Income $52,268
Average Household Income $64,895
Per Capita Income $26,143
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.88% 0.74%
Households 0.69% 0.64%
Families 0.56% 0.56%
Median Household Income   1.54%
Per Capita Income   1.7%
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.

Waynesboro, PA 17268 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17268 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 # 100 94th
Population Density1 # 716 57th
Diversity Index2 # 509 69th
Median Household Income # 691 59th
Per Capita Income # 761 54th

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