shippensburg Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 90 3.3 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 1,239 44.9 % 32.2 %
Some College 439 15.9 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 511 18.5 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 478 17.3 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,275 82.5 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 780 28.3 % 28.3 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,529 - -
19 years old and under 1,071 19.4 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 2,529 45.7 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 843 15.2 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 1,086 19.6 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 4,786 91.6 % 84.4 %
Spanish 401 7.7 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 40 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 938 46.7 % 33.6 %
Married 791 39.4 % 50.4 %
Separated 38 1.9 % 2.5 %
Divorced 242 12.0 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,789 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,587 92.8 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 202 7.2 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,229 44.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 607 21.8 % 5.9 %
2-Units 142 5.1 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 248 8.9 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 289 10.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 138 4.9 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 124 4.4 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 12 0.4 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 224 8.0 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 162 5.8 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 378 13.6 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 267 9.6 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 537 19.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,015 36.4 % 12.8 %
Electric 970 34.8 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 615 22.1 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 876 31.4 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 10 0.4 % 4.1 %
Wood 47 1.7 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 9 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 60 2.2 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 4,978 93.9 % 75.1 %
African-American 131 2.5 % 13.1 %
Asian 19 0.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 172 3.2 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 32,284 57,617
Median Family Income 51,940 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 24,330 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 64.9 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.26 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 8.6
    [CDD] 0.45

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.04 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com