Living in Carlisle, PA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Carlisle SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

Carlisle, PA Crime Report

163
Total Crimes
843.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-67.18%
Below National Average

Carlisle, PA Cost Of Living

98
Carlisle's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Carlisle, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Carlisle is a borough and the county seat of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States. The name is locally pronounced as in British English with emphasis on the second syllable /krlal/. Carlisle is located within the Cumberland Valley, a highly productive agricultural region. As of the 2010 census, the borough population was 18,682; the estimated population as of 2014 was 18,916. Including suburbs in the neighboring townships, 37,695 live in the Carlisle urban cluster. Carlisle is an exurb of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, to the east.
Population
19,116
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
15.5%
Median Home
$185,500
Median Income
$51,408
Median Rent
$852

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Rankings for Carlisle in Pennsylvania

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8

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Population 49,230

Map Of Carlisle, PA

Population over time in Carlisle

Year Population % Change
2017 19,116 0.0%
2016 19,113 0.5%
2015 19,014 0.4%
2014 18,945 0.4%
2013 18,877 0.3%
2012 18,816 0.5%
2011 18,727 0.1%
2010 18,702 1.0%
2009 18,516 -
Crime/100k Carlisle PA USA
Violent Crime 93.1 306.0 368.9
Murder 5.2 6.1 5.0
Robbery 36.2 76.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 15.5 188.0 246.8
Property Crime 749.9 1489.9 2199.5
Burglary 41.4 211.6 376.0
Larceny 687.9 1175.9 1594.6
Car Theft 20.7 102.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Carlisle

White
80.8% (15,439)
African American
6.4% (1,226)
American Indian
0.1% (20)
Asian
2.5% (479)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.0% (6)
Two Or More
4.3% (823)
Hispanic
5.8% (1,118)
Race Carlisle PA USA
White 80.8% 76.8% 61.1%
African American 6.4% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.8% 7.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Carlisle, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
6.0% (113,970)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.5% (105,593)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.9% (245,708)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (212,964)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (251,546)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (335,564)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.0% (268,299)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.3% (216,771)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.6% (88,586)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (72,595)
Income Carlisle PA USA
Less than $10,000 6.0% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.5% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.9% 9.6% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 9.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 12.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.0% 12.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.3% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.6% 5.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 6.0% 7.0%

Gender in Carlisle

Female
51.8% (9,901)
Male
48.2% (9,215)
Gender Carlisle PA USA
Female 51.8% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carlisle for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (764)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (955)
High School / GED
31.0% (5,925)
Some College
14.0% (2,676)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,338)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (3,823)
Master's Degree
12.0% (2,293)
Professional Degree
3.0% (573)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (764)
Education Carlisle PA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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