shippensburg Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 97 3.5 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,373 50.1 % 32.8 %
Some College 592 21.6 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 401 14.6 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 279 10.2 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,306 84.1 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 546 19.9 % 19.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,479 - -
19 years old and under 1,067 19.5 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,493 45.5 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 1,000 18.3 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 919 16.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 4,830 92.9 % 84.8 %
Spanish 291 5.6 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 77 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 832 42.5 % 33.2 %
Married 655 33.5 % 50.6 %
Separated 49 2.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 420 21.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,826 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,580 91.3 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 246 8.7 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,202 42.5 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 544 19.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 174 6.2 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 224 7.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 399 14.1 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 59 2.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 168 5.9 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 56 2.0 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 226 8.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 309 10.9 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 338 12.0 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 213 7.5 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 584 20.7 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 957 33.9 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,039 36.8 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 582 20.6 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 783 27.7 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 78 2.8 % 4.2 %
Wood 64 2.3 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 7 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 27 1.0 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 4,950 94.5 % 75.7 %
African-American 153 2.9 % 13.1 %
Asian 38 0.7 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 97 1.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 31,744 53,657
Median Family Income 45,972 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 21,924 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 84.45 ℉
  • Rainfall 5.65 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 9.85
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
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