Snyder County PA Information


Snyder County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 41,142
Daytime Population: Workers 18,540
Daytime Population: Residents 21,368
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 39,908
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 38,674
Population in Familes 32,074
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,468
Population Density2 125
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $50,524
Average Household Income $66,331
Per Capita Income $24,982


Total Housing Units 16,522 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,032 (66.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,175 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,315 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $152,255
Average Home Value $182,492


Total Households 15,207
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 10,613
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% 0.43%
Households 0.42% 0.43%
Families 0.33% 0.37%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   2.93%


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, 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 # 55 19th
Population Density # 37 46th
Diversity Index # 47 31st
Median Household Income # 31 55th
Per Capita Income # 47 31st

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