Horsham, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Horsham, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Horsham Census Designated Place had a population of 15,209 as of July 1, 2017. Horsham ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Horsham is located at latitude 40.1825 and longitude -75.1387 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the Horsham Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 249 feet.

The Horsham Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389954) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Horsham Census Designated Place is located within Township of Horsham, a minor civil division (MCD) of Montgomery County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Horsham: Horshamville.

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


Total Population 15,209
Daytime Population: Workers 19,397
Daytime Population: Residents 6,333
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 25,730
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.69
Population in Households 14,946
Population in Familes 12,201
Population in Group Qrtrs 263
Population Density2 2,780
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $78,117
Average Household Income $96,161
Per Capita Income $37,635


Total Housing Units 6,264 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,169 (66.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,783 (28.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 312 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $277,902
Average Home Value $305,146


Total Households 5,952
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 3,954
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 0.34% 0.38%
Households 0.2% 0.29%
Families 0.1% 0.22%
Median Household Income   1.74%
Per Capita Income   2.26%

Horsham, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Horsham 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 # 46 97th
Population Density # 483 73rd
Diversity Index # 222 87th
Median Household Income # 153 91st
Per Capita Income # 173 90th

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