Shenandoah Heights, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Shenandoah Heights Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Shenandoah Heights Content

Also See: Shenandoah Heights, PA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Shenandoah Heights, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Shenandoah Heights Census Designated Place had a population of 1,190 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Shenandoah Heights is located at latitude 40.8334 and longitude -76.2062 in Schuylkill County. The formal boundaries for the Shenandoah Heights Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.81 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Schuylkill County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,657 feet.

The Shenandoah Heights Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390290) 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 Shenandoah Heights Census Designated Place is located within Township of West Mahanoy, a minor civil division (MCD) of Schuylkill County.

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

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


Shenandoah Heights Census Designated Place, PA Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | PA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Township of West Mahanoy | Schuylkill County | Pennsylvania Counties

Search the map for:

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


Total Population 1,190
Daytime Population: Workers 102
Daytime Population: Residents 740
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 842
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 1,144
Population in Familes 904
Population in Group Qrtrs 46
Population Density2 1,475
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $46,243
Average Household Income $60,683
Per Capita Income $25,443


Total Housing Units 587 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 446 (76.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 56 ( 9.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 85 (14.5%)
Median Home Value $55,928
Average Home Value $97,819


Total Households 502
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 319
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 -0.49% -0.51%
Households -0.54% -0.56%
Families -1.35% -0.63%
Median Household Income   2.72%
Per Capita Income   3.1%

Shenandoah Heights, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Shenandoah Heights 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 # 893 49th
Population Density # 856 51st
Diversity Index # 557 69th
Median Household Income # 1143 35th
Per Capita Income # 972 45th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.

Pennsylvania Research Tools

Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Pennsylvania Census Data
Highest or Lowest: