Hummelstown, PA 17036 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 17036: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hummelstown, PA 17036

Not Acceptable, USPS
Hoernerstown, PA 17036
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Waltonville, PA 17036

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Dauphin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.278, Longitude -76.709
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 469
  • PO Box Addresses: 187
  • Residential Addresses: 9,805
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 269
    • Single Family Addresses: 9,536

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Hummelstown, PA 17036 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 24,846
Daytime Population: Workers 5,919
Daytime Population: Residents 11,176
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 17,095
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 24,565
Population in Familes 20,558
Population in Group Qrtrs 281
Population Density2 890
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $79,090
Average Household Income $110,050
Per Capita Income $43,991


Total Housing Units 10,354 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,214 (69.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,662 (25.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 478 ( 4.6%)
Median Home Value $241,707
Average Home Value $281,657


Total Households 9,876
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 6,892
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 0.67% 0.62%
Households 0.73% 0.64%
Families 0.63% 0.58%
Median Household Income   1.82%
Per Capita Income   2.31%

Hummelstown, PA 17036 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17036 to the other 1,663 ZIP Codes 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 # 147 91st
Population Density # 489 71st
Diversity Index # 310 82nd
Median Household Income # 169 90th
Per Capita Income # 122 93rd

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