Mifflin County PA Information


Mifflin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 47,650
Daytime Population: Workers 17,235
Daytime Population: Residents 27,807
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 45,042
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 47,091
Population in Familes 38,409
Population in Group Qrtrs 559
Population Density2 116
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $42,586
Average Household Income $55,397
Per Capita Income $22,279


Total Housing Units 22,067 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,524 (61.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,528 (25.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,015 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $111,156
Average Home Value $147,874


Total Households 19,052
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 12,841
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 0.28% 0.2%
Households 0.23% 0.16%
Families 0.12% 0.1%
Median Household Income   2.0%
Per Capita Income   2.83%


Mifflin County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mifflin County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents 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 # 46 33rd
Population Density # 38 45th
Diversity Index # 54 19th
Median Household Income # 63 7th
Per Capita Income # 66 3rd

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