Chambersburg SnackAbility

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

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Chambersburg, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Chambersburg is a borough in the South Central region of Pennsylvania, United States. It is 13 miles (21 km) north of Maryland and the Mason-Dixon line and 52 miles (84 km) southwest of Harrisburg in the Cumberland Valley, which is part of the Great Appalachian Valley. Chambersburg is the county seat of Franklin County. According to the United States Census Bureau the 2010 population was 20,268. When combined with the surrounding Greene, Hamilton, and Guilford Townships, the population of Greater Chambersburg is 52,273. Chambersburg is at the core of the Chambersburg, PA Micropolitan Statistical Area which includes surrounding Franklin County. The population of the Chambersburg Micropolitan Area in 2010 was 149,618.
Population
20,640
Unemployment
6.9%
Poverty
19.1%
Median Home
$158,100
Median Income
$45,846
Median Rent
$799

Rankings for Chambersburg in Pennsylvania

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Map Of Chambersburg, PA

Population over time in Chambersburg

Year Population % Change
2017 20,640 0.3%
2016 20,576 0.3%
2015 20,519 0.4%
2014 20,430 0.3%
2013 20,360 0.7%
2012 20,217 0.4%
2011 20,131 1.0%
2010 19,924 -

Crime in Chambersburg Per 100k

Crime Chambersburg PA USA
Violent Crime 269.8 313.3 382.9
Murder 9.6 5.8 5.3
Robbery 91.5 92.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 149.3 182.6 248.9
Property Crime 2895.4 1649.4 2362.0
Burglary 346.9 250.3 430.4
Larceny 2466.6 1297.7 1694.0
Car Theft 81.9 101.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Chambersburg

White
68.3% (14,096)
African American
10.2% (2,115)
American Indian
0.4% (88)
Asian
1.4% (281)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (48)
Two Or More
1.9% (388)
Hispanic
17.6% (3,624)
Race Chambersburg PA USA
White 68.3% 77.3% 61.5%
African American 10.2% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 3.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 17.6% 6.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
6.5% (134,160)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.3% (109,392)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.9% (224,976)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.8% (326,112)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (315,792)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.7% (447,888)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.8% (284,832)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.4% (132,096)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (55,728)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (35,088)
Income Chambersburg PA USA
Less than $10,000 6.5% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.3% 4.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.9% 10.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.8% 9.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 13.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.7% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.8% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.4% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 5.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 5.5% 6.3%

Gender in Chambersburg

Female
52.1% (10,754)
Male
47.9% (9,885)
Gender Chambersburg PA USA
Female 52.1% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Chambersburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.6% (1,567)
9-12th Grade
8.3% (1,709)
High School / GED
38.3% (7,901)
Some College
15.2% (3,143)
Associate's Degree
7.3% (1,499)
Bachelor's Degree
14.6% (3,017)
Master's Degree
6.6% (1,352)
Professional Degree
1.5% (319)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (130)
Education Chambersburg PA USA
< 9th Grade 7.6% 3.3% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.3% 6.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 38.3% 35.6% 27.3%
Some College 15.2% 16.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.3% 8.2% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.6% 18.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.6% 8.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.5% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.4% 1.4%

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