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Hermitage, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

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The City of Hermitage had a population of 16,282 as of July 1, 2017. Hermitage ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Hermitage is located at latitude 41.2296 and longitude -80.4407 in Mercer County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hermitage (see map below) encompass a land area of 29.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Mercer County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,076 feet.

The City of Hermitage (GNIS ID: 1215441) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hermitage population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Hermitage, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 16,282
Daytime Population: Workers 12,709
Daytime Population: Residents 8,489
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 21,198
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.30
Population in Households 16,036
Population in Familes 12,692
Population in Group Qrtrs 246
Population Density2 558
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $54,244
Average Household Income $73,359
Per Capita Income $33,217


Total Housing Units 7,852 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,995 (63.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,304 (29.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 553 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $138,786
Average Home Value $179,240


Total Households 7,299
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 4,539
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.05% -0.28%
Households 0.1% -0.24%
Families -0.03% -0.32%
Median Household Income   1.96%
Per Capita Income   2.73%

Hermitage, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hermitage to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 40 98th
Population Density # 1354 23rd
Diversity Index # 674 62nd
Median Household Income # 717 59th
Per Capita Income # 321 82nd

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