Dover, PA 17315 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 17315: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dover, PA 17315

Acceptable Alternative
York, PA 17315

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bigmount, PA 17315
Davidsburg, PA 17315
Mount Royal, PA 17315

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 275
  • Single Family Addresses: 10,333
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: York County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.014, Longitude -76.816
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Dover, PA 17315 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 25,829
Population in Households 25,754
Population in Familes 21,499
Population in Group Qrtrs 75
Population Density1 442
Diversity Index2 21


Total Households 10,149
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 7,294
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,596 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,228 (77.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,921 (18.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 447 ( 4.2%)
Median Home Value $170,900
Average Home Value $193,893


Median Household Income $57,190
Average Household Income $70,220
Per Capita Income $27,655
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.37% 0.41%
Households 0.3% 0.34%
Families 0.17% 0.26%
Median Household Income   2.23%
Per Capita Income   1.85%
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.

Dover, PA 17315 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17315 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 # 140 92nd
Population Density1 # 675 60th
Diversity Index2 # 467 72nd
Median Household Income # 467 72nd
Per Capita Income # 602 64th

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