Chambersburg, PA 17202 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 17202: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chambersburg, PA 17202

Acceptable Alternative
Guilford Township, PA 17202
Guilford Twp, PA 17202

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Franklin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.942, Longitude -77.674
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 578
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 12,288
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 132
    • Single Family Addresses: 12,156

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

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  1. 17202 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 17202 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Chambersburg, PA 17202 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 31,602
Population in Households 31,351
Population in Familes 26,331
Population in Group Qrtrs 251
Population Density2 259
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $63,371
Average Household Income $81,971
Per Capita Income $31,692


Total Housing Units 12,804 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,280 (72.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,871 (22.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 653 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $206,715
Average Home Value $244,429


Total Households 12,151
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 8,832
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.39% 0.45%
Households 0.37% 0.42%
Families 0.23% 0.33%
Median Household Income   3.08%
Per Capita Income   2.86%

Chambersburg, PA 17202 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17202 to the other 1,675 ZIP Codes 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 # 91 95th
Population Density # 824 51st
Diversity Index # 407 76th
Median Household Income # 396 76th
Per Capita Income # 483 71st

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