Snyder County PA Information


Snyder County Subdivisions

Snyder County PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 41,335
Population in Households 38,744
Population in Familes 31,965
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,591
Population Density1 126
Diversity Index2 13


Median Household Income $51,153
Average Household Income $66,383
Per Capita Income $24,922


Total Housing Units 16,641 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,949 (65.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,267 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,425 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $159,353
Average Home Value $186,063


Total Households 15,216
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 10,574
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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% 0.38%
Households 0.38% 0.37%
Families 0.24% 0.28%
Median Household Income   2.03%
Per Capita Income   2.53%


Snyder County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Snyder County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 54 21st
Population Density # 37 46th
Diversity Index # 47 31st
Median Household Income # 30 57th
Per Capita Income # 51 25th

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