Susquehanna County PA Information


Susquehanna County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 43,101
Daytime Population: Workers 12,682
Daytime Population: Residents 23,562
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 36,244
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 42,819
Population in Familes 34,628
Population in Group Qrtrs 282
Population Density2 52
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $51,263
Average Household Income $64,899
Per Capita Income $26,927


Total Housing Units 23,398 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,666 (58.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,164 (17.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,568 (23.8%)
Median Home Value $155,614
Average Home Value $205,386


Total Households 17,830
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 12,066
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 -0.08% -0.38%
Households 0.02% -0.31%
Families -0.08% -0.37%
Median Household Income   1.39%
Per Capita Income   2.41%


Susquehanna County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Susquehanna 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 # 51 25th
Population Density # 56 18th
Diversity Index # 58 15th
Median Household Income # 30 57th
Per Capita Income # 28 60th

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