hershey Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 618 6.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 2,349 25.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,313 14.2 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,524 27.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,436 26.4 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 8,473 91.7 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,500 48.7 % 48.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 14,469 - -
19 years old and under 2,771 19.2 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 4,780 33.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 4,573 31.6 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,345 16.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,649 89.6 % 84.6 %
Spanish 952 7.3 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 398 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,262 38.1 % 33.5 %
Married 2,966 49.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 139 2.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 573 9.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 6,020 - -
Occupied Housing Units 5,508 91.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 512 8.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,690 44.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,178 19.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 286 4.8 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 260 4.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 377 6.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 363 6.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 859 14.3 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 7 0.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 782 13.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 822 13.7 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,111 18.5 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,318 21.9 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 850 14.1 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 835 13.9 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,894 31.5 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,442 24.0 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 2,019 33.5 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 57 0.9 % 4.1 %
Coal 9 0.1 % 0.1 %
Wood 44 0.7 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 18 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 25 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 12,084 85.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 741 5.2 % 13.1 %
Asian 693 4.9 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 663 4.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 54,360 55,775
Median Family Income 89,063 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 35,082 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 82.11 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.28 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.24
    [CDD] 8.2
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.07 %
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