Shippensburg, PA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Shippensburg, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
5,663
Unemployment
3.7%
Poverty
15.0%
Median Home
$156,700
Median Income
$44,005
Median Rent
$761

Shippensburg SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
8

Shippensburg, PA Crime Report

47
Total Crimes
841.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-66.02%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Shippensburg
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 47 841.7 1,709.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1 17.9 306.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 1 17.9 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 0 0.0 191.1 250.2
Property Crime 46 823.8 1,403.4 2,109.9
Burglary 5 89.5 182.4 340.5
Larceny 37 662.6 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 4 71.6 96.8 219.9

Shippensburg, PA Cost Of Living

96
Shippensburg's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Shippensburg Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 96 99 100
Services 99 98 100
Groceries 99 103 100
Health 88 94 100
Housing 82 91 100
Transportation 106 109 100
Utilities 119 111 100

Rankings for Shippensburg in Pennsylvania

Map Of Shippensburg, PA

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Population over time in Shippensburg

Year Population % Change
2019 5,663 3.4%
2018 5,479 -1.4%
2017 5,558 0.5%
2016 5,529 0.0%
2015 5,527 0.9%
2014 5,479 2.0%
2013 5,374 0.1%
2012 5,371 -1.8%
2011 5,471 -1.0%
2010 5,526 -

Race / Ethnicity in Shippensburg

White
84.6% (4,791)
African American
4.0% (225)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.5% (84)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.2% (126)
Hispanic
7.7% (437)
Race Shippensburg PA USA
White 84.6% 76.4% 60.7%
African American 4.0% 10.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 3.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.7% 7.3% 18.0%

Gender in Shippensburg

Female
49.1% (2,782)
Male
50.9% (2,880)
Gender Shippensburg PA USA
Female 49.1% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 50.9% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Shippensburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (396)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (509)
High School / GED
37.0% (2,095)
Some College
12.0% (679)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (396)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (906)
Master's Degree
9.0% (509)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (169)
Education Shippensburg PA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 12.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
4.2% (24,014)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.3% (69,680)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.0% (45,075)
$25,000 to $34,999
17.1% (96,646)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (85,820)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.6% (77,160)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (67,121)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (70,270)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (23,226)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (7,282)
Income Shippensburg PA USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.3% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.0% 9.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 17.1% 9.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.6% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 13.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 15.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 6.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 6.6% 7.7%

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