Township Of West Hanover PA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Township Of West Hanover, PA

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


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


Total Population 9,989
Population in Households 9,874
Population in Familes 8,409
Population in Group Qrtrs 115
Population Density1 430
Diversity Index2 24


Total Households 4,014
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 2,929
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,215 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,596 (85.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 418 ( 9.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 201 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $199,667
Average Home Value $238,014


Median Household Income $80,082
Average Household Income $97,424
Per Capita Income $39,402
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.93% 0.8%
Households 0.97% 0.83%
Families 0.88% 0.76%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   2.66%
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.