What you need to know about Hershey, PA

Hershey is located in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania. The population is 79% White, 4% Black, 5% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 4% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 7% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $54,118 and the median home value is $238,600. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Hershey, see each of the tabs above.
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Population

14,172
Up by 15.62%
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Housing

Homes Owned 53.40%
53.40% Complete
Homes Rented 46.60%
46.60% Complete

Real Estate

In Hershey, Pennsylvania


Ready to move to Hershey? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Hershey.

Median Home Price

$238,600
Higher than the state average

Schools

In Hershey, Pennsylvania


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Hershey rates.

Median Household Income

$54,118
Higher than the national average

Business

In Hershey, Pennsylvania


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Hershey.

Residents

Most residents are
Over 65 Years old

Health

In Hershey, Pennsylvania


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Hershey.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 50%
50% Complete
Graduated High School 92%
92% Complete

Hershey, PA's Livability Rankings

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Let's just put it this way: Clark Griswold would highly consider moving after seeing these displays.