Living in Gettysburg, PA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Gettysburg SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Gettysburg, PA Crime Report

119
Total Crimes
1,558.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-39.33%
Below National Average

Gettysburg, PA Cost Of Living

104
Gettysburg's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Gettysburg is a borough and the county seat of Adams County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. The Battle of Gettysburg (1863) and President Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address are named for this town. The town hosts visitors to the Gettysburg National Battlefield in the Gettysburg National Military Park. As of the 2010 census, the borough had a population of 7,620 people.
Population
7,646
Unemployment
7.9%
Poverty
23.4%
Median Home
$232,400
Median Income
$42,562
Median Rent
$880

Gettysburg, PA Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Gettysburg in Pennsylvania

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Map Of Gettysburg, PA

Population over time in Gettysburg

Year Population % Change
2017 7,646 0.2%
2016 7,627 -0.2%
2015 7,643 0.4%
2014 7,615 -0.2%
2013 7,632 -0.1%
2012 7,639 -0.2%
2011 7,655 -0.2%
2010 7,667 -0.3%
2009 7,693 -
Crime/100k Gettysburg PA USA
Violent Crime 392.8 306.0 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.1 5.0
Robbery 26.2 76.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 288.1 188.0 246.8
Property Crime 1165.4 1489.9 2199.5
Burglary 248.8 211.6 376.0
Larceny 916.6 1175.9 1594.6
Car Theft 0.0 102.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Gettysburg

White
77.6% (5,930)
African American
5.9% (453)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.7% (206)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.9% (221)
Hispanic
10.9% (836)
Race Gettysburg PA USA
White 77.6% 76.8% 61.1%
African American 5.9% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.7% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.9% 7.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
6.9% (52,652)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.0% (68,676)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.5% (110,863)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (89,279)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.7% (120,347)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.0% (152,723)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.2% (47,746)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.3% (71,292)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.0% (30,413)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (20,602)
Income Gettysburg PA USA
Less than $10,000 6.9% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.0% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.5% 9.6% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 9.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.7% 12.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.0% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.2% 12.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.3% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.0% 5.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 6.0% 7.0%

Gender in Gettysburg

Female
47.8% (3,651)
Male
52.2% (3,994)
Gender Gettysburg PA USA
Female 47.8% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 52.2% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gettysburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (305)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (841)
High School / GED
28.0% (2,140)
Some College
17.0% (1,299)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (382)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (1,299)
Master's Degree
11.0% (841)
Professional Degree
2.0% (152)
Doctorate Degree
5.0% (382)
Education Gettysburg PA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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