Dillsburg, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 2,573 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +24.7%
Males: 1,118  (43.5%)
Females: 1,455  (56.5%)
Median resident age:

41.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 17019.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,661 (it was $37,530 in 2000)
Dillsburg:

$52,661
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,251 (it was $19,801 in 2000)

Dillsburg borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $185,719 (it was $111,700 in 2000)
Dillsburg:

$185,719
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $171,996; detached houses: $201,468; townhouses or other attached units: $155,929; mobile homes: $40,256

Median gross rent in 2017: $714.

March 2019 cost of living index in Dillsburg: 94.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.6%
(5.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Dillsburg, PA (2010)
    • 2,42194.5%White alone
    • 491.9%Two or more races
    • 441.7%Hispanic
    • 291.1%Asian alone
    • 160.6%Black alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone

Races in Dillsburg detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Dillsburg, Pennsylvania as of August 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Dillsburg is 161 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (37.2%), American (9.8%), Scottish (8.1%), Irish (6.0%), Scotch-Irish (4.7%), Italian (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/09/1833

Elevation: 600 feet

Land area: 0.79 square miles.

Population density: 3,244 people per square mile   (average).

Dillsburg, Pennsylvania map

104 residents are foreign born (2.5% Latin America, 1.5% Asia, 0.5% Europe).

This borough:

4.0%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,967 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,661 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (38.9 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (59.8 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (100.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Franklintown borough, PA (1.5 miles ),
Messiah College, PA (2.1 miles ),
Churchtown, PA (2.1 miles ),
Boiling Springs, PA (2.5 miles ),
Wellsville borough, PA (2.5 miles ),
Mechanicsburg borough, PA (2.7 miles ),
Mount Holly Springs borough, PA (2.8 miles ),
York Springs borough, PA (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 40.11 N, Longitude: 77.03 W

Area code: 717

Distribution of median household income in Dillsburg, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Dillsburg, PA in 2017

Property values in Dillsburg, PA

Dillsburg satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +214 (+11.6%).
Most common industries in Dillsburg, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.8%)
  • Public administration (9.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.2%)
  • Construction (5.9%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (12.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.6%)
  • Construction (7.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (6.0%)
  • Health care (5.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.6%)
  • Food (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Construction (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Dillsburg, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.0%)
  • Customer service representatives (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Computer specialists (4.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)
  • Religious workers (3.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.6%)
  • Registered nurses (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.3%)

Average climate in Dillsburg, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Dillsburg, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 80.5. This is about average.

City:

80.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.105. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.105
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 3.14. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.14
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.424. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.424
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.83. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.83
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Dillsburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.6 miles away from the Dillsburg borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/5/1952, a category F3 tornado 20.0 miles away from the borough center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dillsburg-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 54.8 miles away from Dillsburg center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 200.2 miles away from Dillsburg center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 239.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 299.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 180.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in York County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dillsburg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dillsburg:

  • MESSIAH LIFEWAYS AT MESSIAH VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MECHANICSBURG, PA)
  • SEIDLE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; MECHANICSBURG, PA)
  • US RENAL CARE MECHANICSBURG (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; MECHANICSBURG, PA)
  • FOX SUBACUTE AT MECHANICSBURG (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MECHANICSBURG, PA)
  • PINNACLE HEALTH SNU - SEIDLE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MECHANICSBURG, PA)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHAB HOSPITAL OF MECHANICSBURG (Hospital, about 8 miles away; MECHANICSBURG, PA)
  • HEALTHSOUTH MECHANICSBURG REHAB SYSTEM (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MECHANICSBURG, PA)

Amtrak station near Dillsburg:

  • 14 miles: HARRISBURG (4TH & CHESTNUT STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dillsburg:

  • Messiah College (about 5 miles; Mechanicsburg, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,035)
  • Dickinson College (about 11 miles; Carlisle, PA; FT enrollment: 2,505)
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (about 16 miles; Harrisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 13,276)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg (about 17 miles; Middletown, PA; FT enrollment: 3,797)
  • York College Pennsylvania (about 20 miles; York, PA; FT enrollment: 5,140)
  • YTI Career Institute-York (about 22 miles; York, PA; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • Gettysburg College (about 22 miles; Gettysburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,772)

Public high school in Dillsburg:

  • NORTHERN HS (Students: 776, Location: 653 S BALTIMORE ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Dillsburg:

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Library in Dillsburg:

  • DILLSBURG AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $165,943; Location: 17 SOUTH BALTIMORE STREET; 33,483 books; 2,086 audio materials; 1,837 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 31 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Dillsburg: Dillsburg Area Public Library (A), Citizens Hose Company 1 Station 64 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Matthew Quay - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Chris Kilmore - DJ.

York County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Dillsburg and their reported violations in the past:

DILLSBURG AREA AUTHORITY (Population served: 6,757, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-16-2013), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JAN-16-2013 to NOV-22-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-22-2013)
  • 24 regular monitoring violations
HOPE GRACE BRETHREN CH (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
COUNTRY CREST MHP (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-16-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-16-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-16-2012)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-06-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-31-2012)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In APR-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-20-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUN-20-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-20-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2014, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-17-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-27-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-27-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-19-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-04-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In FEB-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-28-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-18-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-06-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-31-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-29-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-31-2012)
  • 70 regular monitoring violations
  • 8 other older monitoring violations
KINGS KIDS CAMP (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-19-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-19-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-16-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAY-16-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-28-2014), St Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-25-2013)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-29-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-29-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-29-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-29-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-29-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between APR-29-2014 and MAY-29-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-19-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-19-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-19-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-19-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between MAR-24-2014 and APR-24-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-16-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAY-16-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between DEC-17-2012 and JAN-17-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-28-2014), St Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between SEP-26-2012 and OCT-26-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-25-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
NESBIT MOTEL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-09-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-09-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-09-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-09-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-09-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-09-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-25-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-19-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-19-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-30-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-24-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-24-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2011)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between AUG-05-2013 and SEP-05-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-22-2014), St Compliance achieved (APR-22-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-22-2014), St Compliance achieved (APR-22-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between DEC-26-2011 and JAN-26-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-19-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-29-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-13-2011)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-13-2011)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
PINE HILL C G (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MONAGHAN FIRE CO (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
WOLFES DINER (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between MAY-01-2012 and JUN-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-27-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-27-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-18-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-27-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-18-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (2 times from AUG-23-2007 to AUG-23-2007), St BCA signed (NOV-07-2007), St Compliance Meeting conducted (NOV-07-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2007)
  • 14 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Dillsburg that have no violations reported:

  • HAARS AUCTION RESTAURANT (Population served: 400, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HAARS DRIVE IN THEATRE (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

67.6%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

7.4%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Dillsburg (2011 data):

  • Fulton Bank, National Association: Dillsburg Shopping Center Branch at 866 North Route U.S. 15, branch established on 1995/09/25. Info updated 2010/12/30: Bank assets: $9,041.7 mil, Deposits: $6,700.3 mil, headquarters in Lancaster, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 122 total offices, Holding Company: Fulton Financial Corporation
  • ACNB Bank: Dillsburg Branch at 3 Tristan Drive, branch established on 2002/08/14. Info updated 2011/02/07: Bank assets: $988.9 mil, Deposits: $785.0 mil, headquarters in Gettysburg, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Acnb Corporation
  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Dillsburg Branch at 4 South Baltimore Street, branch established on 1966/09/26. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Susquehanna Bank: Dillsburg Branch at 830 North U.S. Highway 15, branch established on 2010/04/12. Info updated 2012/02/28: Bank assets: $14,849.0 mil, Deposits: $10,294.4 mil, headquarters in Lititz, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 308 total offices, Holding Company: Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc.
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Dillsburg Branch at 4 North U.S. Highway 15, branch established on 1994/04/19. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Dillsburg Branch at 403 North Baltimore Street, branch established on 1967/06/06. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

For population 15 years and over in Dillsburg:

Marital status in Dillsburg, PA
  • Never married: 27.8%
  • Now married: 51.7%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

For population 25 years and over in Dillsburg:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 1.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Dillsburg
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Dillsburg, PA (based on York County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant79,653217
Evangelical Protestant47,150222
Catholic35,60513
Other4,81524
Black Protestant1,33910
Orthodox4002
None266,010-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 62
York County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
York County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
This county:

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 113
This county:

2.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 231
This county:

5.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
York County:

8.7%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.7%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Dillsburg:

49.1%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.9%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Dillsburg:

28.8
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.7%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Dillsburg:

10.8%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Dillsburg:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Dillsburg:

35.1%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Dillsburg:

55.5%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.5%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dillsburg, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$5,825$34,9500$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,104$37,2480$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 3$8,929$35,7160$0

Dillsburg government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $218,000 ($84.73)
    Regular Highways: $168,000 ($65.29)
    Central Staff Services: $143,000 ($55.58)
    General - Other: $83,000 ($32.26)
    Local Fire Protection: $70,000 ($27.21)
    General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($7.77)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($6.22)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($5.44)
    Health - Other: $10,000 ($3.89)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000 ($3.50)
    Housing and Community Development: $6,000 ($2.33)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($1.55)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $104,000 ($40.42)
    Benefit Payments: $39,000 ($15.16)
    Corporate Bonds: $19,000 ($7.38)
    Withdrawals: $4,000 ($1.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $72,000 ($27.98)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($1.94)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $143,000 ($55.58)

Dillsburg government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $20,000 ($7.77)
    Housing and Community Development: $11,000 ($4.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($1.94)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $30,000 ($11.66)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $26,000 ($10.10)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $16,000 ($6.22)
    Rents: $11,000 ($4.28)
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($2.33)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($1.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $49,000 ($19.04)
    Highways: $40,000 ($15.55)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.39)
  • Tax - Property: $317,000 ($123.20)
    Individual Income: $245,000 ($95.22)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $155,000 ($60.24)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $38,000 ($14.77)
    Public Utility License: $26,000 ($10.10)

Dillsburg government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,000 ($11.66)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,000 ($9.72)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,000 ($1.94)

Dillsburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $19,000 ($7.38)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $881,000 ($342.40)

4.37% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($50,556 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.37%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($317 average AGI)
York County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cumberland County, PA  0.47% ($54,678 average AGI)
from Adams County, PA  0.46% ($35,685)
from Lancaster County, PA  0.44% ($43,221)


4.26% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,147 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.26%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($346 average AGI)
York County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cumberland County, PA  0.46% ($46,978 average AGI)
to Adams County, PA  0.44% ($39,187)
to Lancaster County, PA  0.37% ($45,275)
Businesses in Dillsburg, PA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Arby's1McDonald's1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
FedEx2Rite Aid1
Ford1Rodeway Inn1
GNC1Subway1
Giant1T-Mobile1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Dillsburg:

  • WHYL (960 AM; 5 kW; CARLISLE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWII (720 AM; daytime; 2 kW; SHIREMANSTOWN, PA; Owner: HENSLEY BROADCASTING)
  • WHP (580 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WTKT (1460 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSBA (910 AM; 5 kW; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WOYK (1350 AM; 5 kW; YORK, PA; Owner: WOYK, INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIOO (1000 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CARLISLE, PA; Owner: WIOO RADIO INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHVR (1280 AM; 5 kW; HANOVER, PA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dillsburg:

  • WTPA (93.5 FM; MECHANICSBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHBO (92.7 FM; STARVIEW, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WHKF (99.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVMM (90.7 FM; GRANTHAM, PA; Owner: MESSIAH COLLEGE)
  • WJAZ (91.7 FM; SUMMERDALE, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. COMMWEALTH SYS. HGHR ED)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNNK-FM (104.1 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYCR (98.5 FM; YORK-HANOVER, PA; Owner: RADIO HANOVER, INC.)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WRBT (94.9 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGTY (107.7 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: TIMES AND NEWS PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • WRVV (97.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQXA-FM (105.7 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJUN-FM (92.5 FM; MEXICO, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WSOX (96.1 FM; RED LION, PA; Owner: LANCASTER-YORK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQLV (98.9 FM; MILLERSBURG, PA; Owner: HEPCO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAYZ-FM (104.7 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WETH (89.1 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)

TV broadcast stations around Dillsburg:

  • WHTM-TV (Channel 27; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: HARRISBURG TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WHP-TV (Channel 21; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • W40AF (Channel 40; DILLSBURG, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA SPORTS ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK, LLC)
Dillsburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Dillsburg fatal accident list:

Mar 12, 2002 09:15 AM, Sr-74, Lat: 40.110853, Lon: -77.035630, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 5, 2002 10:33 AM, Sr-74, Lat: 40.110853, Lon: -77.035630, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 25, 1996 11:19 PM, 15, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 16, 1986 11:33 AM, 00123, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 19, 1984 06:99 PM, 00124, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 29, 1979 02:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 75ft / 23.4mTotal length
  • $912,000Total costs
  • 32,223Total average daily traffic
  • 1,768Total average daily truck traffic
  • 48,136Total future (year 2005) average daily traffic
New bridges in Dillsburg, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 21930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Dillsburg, PA
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$230,8503$153,88316$177,5242$53,7901$67,770
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$171,7000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$51,5104$182,7051$43,7100$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$168,5900$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$127,4800$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0204.20

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$112,3001$198,220
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0204.20

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Dillsburg, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Dillsburg, PA - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 46. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 118 took place in 2010, and the least - 16 in 2005. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Dillsburg, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (65.1%), and Outside Fires (14.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Dillsburg, PA
    • 48165.1%Structure Fires
    • 10414.1%Outside Fires
    • 10313.9%Other
    • 516.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dillsburg, PA
Most common first names in Dillsburg, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7173.2 years
Mary5982.8 years
Robert5774.0 years
Charles5573.8 years
William4972.0 years
Helen4182.7 years
Ruth4077.1 years
Margaret3683.4 years
Paul3473.6 years
Harry3380.0 years
Most common last names in Dillsburg, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4874.0 years
Myers4878.3 years
Baker2778.5 years
Miller2477.8 years
King1579.2 years
Wagner1578.1 years
Cook1576.0 years
Hoffman1578.6 years
Hess1581.3 years
Kimmel1478.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Dillsburg, PA
  • 32.7%Electricity
  • 26.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 24.8%Utility gas
  • 10.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.0%Coal or coke
  • 2.4%Wood
  • 0.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Dillsburg, PA
  • 71.5%Electricity
  • 23.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Utility gas


Dillsburg compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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