Township Of South Hanover PA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Township Of South Hanover, PA

The Township Of South Hanover is a County Subdivision of Dauphin County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Township Of South Hanover is an active county subdivision that is not coextensive with an incorporated place.

Also See: Dauphin County Data | Cities in Dauphin County | County Subdivisions in Dauphin County

Township Of South Hanover Boundary Map


Township Of South Hanover Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,751
Population in Households 6,523
Population in Familes 5,598
Population in Group Qrtrs 228
Population Density1 599
Diversity Index2 26


Total Households 2,561
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 1,886
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,756 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,965 (71.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 596 (21.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 195 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $265,341
Average Home Value $290,954


Median Household Income $93,207
Average Household Income $117,840
Per Capita Income $45,443
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.07% 0.9%
Households 1.19% 0.94%
Families 1.09% 0.89%
Median Household Income   1.88%
Per Capita Income   2.52%
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.