Township Of Upper Paxton PA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Township Of Upper Paxton, PA

The Township Of Upper Paxton is a County Subdivision of Dauphin County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Township Of Upper Paxton 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 Upper Paxton Boundary Map


Township Of Upper Paxton Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,909
Population in Households 3,726
Population in Familes 3,156
Population in Group Qrtrs 183
Population Density1 151
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 1,515
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 1,108
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,715 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,187 (69.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 328 (19.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 200 (11.7%)
Median Home Value $158,111
Average Home Value $168,892


Median Household Income $60,904
Average Household Income $77,657
Per Capita Income $31,124
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.86% -0.44%
Households -0.81% -0.45%
Families -0.9% -0.51%
Median Household Income   2.94%
Per Capita Income   3.29%
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.