Hummelstown, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2019: 4,823 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.6%
 
Males: 2,223  (46.1%)
Females: 2,600  (53.9%)
Median resident age:

40.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 17036.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $60,336 (it was $41,625 in 2000)
Hummelstown:

$60,336
PA:

$63,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $39,395 (it was $21,394 in 2000)

Hummelstown borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $219,371 (it was $99,100 in 2000)
Hummelstown:

$219,371
PA:

$192,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $197,571; detached houses: $226,943; townhouses or other attached units: $139,182; in 2-unit structures: $101,460; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $153,162; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $129,958; mobile homes: $32,980

Median gross rent in 2019: $766.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hummelstown: 96.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 5.1%
(4.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Hummelstown, PA (2019)
    • 4,29891.6%White alone
    • 1633.5%Hispanic
    • 1393.0%Two or more races
    • 641.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Hummelstown, Pennsylvania as of January 31, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hummelstown is 510 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Hummelstown by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(22.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(45.6)
1
(22.6)
1
(22.6)
1
(22.3)
3
(65.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.9)
1
(21.6)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(91.2)
16
(361.1)
10
(225.6)
10
(223.4)
11
(241.3)
1
(22.1)
10
(221.5)
8
(175.5)
8
(175.2)
5
(108.2)
10
(215.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
6
(136.8)
6
(135.4)
12
(270.8)
9
(201.1)
22
(482.7)
11
(243.5)
0
(0.0)
8
(175.5)
10
(219.1)
2
(43.3)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
51
(1,163)
45
(1,016)
73
(1,647)
68
(1,519)
35
(767.9)
51
(1,129)
52
(1,152)
33
(724.0)
60
(1,314)
53
(1,147)
34
(731.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.6)
4
(89.4)
1
(21.9)
4
(88.6)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
6
(131.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(43.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.9)
1
(21.9)
1
(21.6)
1
(21.5)
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Crime rate in Hummelstown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.23
Pennsylvania average:

1.89
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Hummelstown, PA City Guides:

Ancestries: German (36.5%), Irish (8.3%), American (6.4%), Pennsylvania German (4.8%), Egyptian (3.9%), Italian (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 08/26/1874

Elevation: 400 feet

Land area: 1.35 square miles.

Population density: 3,577 people per square mile   (average).

Hummelstown, Pennsylvania map

260 residents are foreign born (1.9% Africa, 1.5% Asia, 1.3% Latin America, 1.1% Europe).

This borough:

5.5%
Pennsylvania:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,456 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,233 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (26.5 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (66.4 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (84.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Union Deposit, PA (1.5 miles ),
Rutherford, PA (1.8 miles ),
Hershey, PA (1.8 miles ),
Middletown borough, PA (2.2 miles ),
Lawnton, PA (2.2 miles ),
Skyline View, PA (2.2 miles ),
Royalton borough, PA (2.3 miles ),
Palmdale, PA (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 40.26 N, Longitude: 76.71 W

Area code: 717

Distribution of median household income in Hummelstown, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Hummelstown, PA in 2019
Hummelstown satellite photo by USGS

Hummelstown tourist attractions:

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.0%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Historical population in Hummelstown, PA
Historical housing units in Hummelstown, PA

Population change in the 1990s: +276 (+6.8%).
Most common industries in Hummelstown, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.1%)
  • Food (8.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (10.1%)
  • Construction (10.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.0%)
  • Health care (5.1%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.3%)
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Food (6.6%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Social assistance (6.4%)
Most common occupations in Hummelstown, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.9%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (3.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)

Average climate in Hummelstown, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hummelstown, Pennsylvania average temperatures Hummelstown, Pennsylvania average precipitation Hummelstown, Pennsylvania humidity Hummelstown, Pennsylvania wind speed Hummelstown, Pennsylvania snowfall Hummelstown, Pennsylvania sunshine Hummelstown, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 78.1. This is about average.

City:

78.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2017 was 0.157. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.157
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.57
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.5
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 1.7 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 8.27. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.27
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Hummelstown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 10% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/2004, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the Hummelstown borough center caused $18 million in damages.

On 4/5/1952, a category F3 tornado 21.8 miles away from the borough center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hummelstown-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 63% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 175.7 miles away from the city center
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 35.9 miles away from Hummelstown 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) earthquake occurred 210.5 miles away from the city 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 37.4 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 282.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 250.2 miles away from Hummelstown 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 Dauphin County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Tropical Depressions: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hummelstown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Hummelstown:

  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCHOOL (718 TRAIL ROAD)
  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCHOOL (840 MIDDLETOWN ROAD)
  • AVS/HUMMELSTOWN CAMPUS (1291 MIDDLETOWNTOWN RD P O BOX 51)

Amtrak stations near Hummelstown:

  • 9 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.
  • 10 miles: ELIZABETHTOWN (WILSON AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 16 miles: MOUNT JOY (DELTA & HENRY STS.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hummelstown:

  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg (about 5 miles; Middletown, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,797)
  • Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (about 10 miles; Harrisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 13,276)
  • Messiah College (about 17 miles; Mechanicsburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,035)
  • YTI Career Institute-York (about 20 miles; York, PA; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • York College Pennsylvania (about 23 miles; York, PA; FT enrollment: 5,140)
  • Franklin and Marshall College (about 26 miles; Lancaster, PA; FT enrollment: 2,585)
  • Dickinson College (about 27 miles; Carlisle, PA; FT enrollment: 2,505)

Public high schools in Hummelstown:

  • LOWER DAUPHIN HS (Students: 1,275, Location: 201 S HANOVER ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • PRICE (Students: 25, Location: 101 EAST HIGH STREET, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Hummelstown:

  • LOWER DAUPHIN MS (Students: 953, Location: 251 QUARRY RD, Grades: 6-8)
  • NYE EL SCH (Students: 360, Location: 200 S JOHN ST, Grades: KG-5)
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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Mt. View Christian School is no longer in operation

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hummelstown: Hershey Highmeadow Camp (A), Hummelstown Chemical Fire Company 1 Station 46 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: AACA Museum Inc (115 Museum Dr), Indian Echo Caverns (Caverns; 368 Middletown Rd), FARR Scale Company (Amusement & Theme Parks; 417 West Main Street).

Hotels: Cocoa Flats (7 West Main St), Hilton Garden Inn® Hershey (550 E Main St).

Birthplace of: Alexander Ramsey - Politician and civil serveant, Chris Villarrial - 2005 NFL player (Buffalo Bills, born: Jun 9, 1973), Laurel Martin - Has a really hot daughter named Kali martin.

Dauphin 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 Hummelstown that have no violations reported:

  • INDIAN ECHO CAVERNS (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

63.7%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

7.3%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Hummelstown (2011 data):

  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Hummelstown Branch at 8 East Main Street, branch established on 1885/03/30. 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
  • Fulton Bank, National Association: Hummelstown Branch at 119 West Main Street, branch established on 1868/01/01. 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
  • Susquehanna Bank: Hummelstown Branch at 233 Hershey Road, branch established on 2007/04/23. 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.
  • Metro Bank: Hummelstown Branch at 600 Walton Avenue, branch established on 1995/11/04. Info updated 2009/09/09: Bank assets: $2,417.8 mil, Deposits: $2,091.3 mil, headquarters in Lemoyne, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: Metro Bancorp, Inc.
  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Hershey Branch at 1188 Mae Street, branch established on 1997/10/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Hummelstown:

Marital status in Hummelstown, PA
  • Never married: 32.2%
  • Now married: 45.9%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

For population 25 years and over in Hummelstown:

  • High school or higher: 96.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Hummelstown
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hummelstown, PA (based on Dauphin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant43,691122
Catholic39,73916
Evangelical Protestant27,374164
Other10,39026
Black Protestant6,46431
Orthodox6895
None139,753-
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: 51
Dauphin County:

2.00 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Dauphin County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
Dauphin County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 90
Here:

3.52 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 224
Dauphin County:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.4%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Dauphin County:

30.9%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.6%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

55.2%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hummelstown:

55.1%
Pennsylvania:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Hummelstown:

28.1
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.8%
Pennsylvania:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.8%
State:

10.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.7%
Pennsylvania:

34.3%

General health condition:
Hummelstown:

62.4%
Pennsylvania:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Hummelstown:

80.4%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hummelstown, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 6$35,300$70,6003$3,076
Streets and Highways 4$18,598$55,7940$0
Financial Administration 3$17,298$69,1920$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,043
Totals for Government 13$71,196$65,7194$4,119

Hummelstown government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $1,765,000 ($365.95)
  • Current Operations - General Public Buildings: $1,942,000 ($402.65)
    Sewerage: $966,000 ($200.29)
    Regular Highways: $624,000 ($129.38)
    Police Protection: $569,000 ($117.98)
    General - Other: $379,000 ($78.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $366,000 ($75.89)
    Central Staff Services: $91,000 ($18.87)
    Local Fire Protection: $87,000 ($18.04)
    Financial Administration: $82,000 ($17.00)
    Health - Other: $31,000 ($6.43)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000 ($2.70)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000 ($2.49)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($0.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $209,000 ($43.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $161,000 ($33.38)
    Regular Highways: $76,000 ($15.76)
    Police Protection: $50,000 ($10.37)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000 ($2.70)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $987,000 ($204.64)

Hummelstown government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,405,000 ($291.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $391,000 ($81.07)
    Other: $88,000 ($18.25)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($1.24)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $130,000 ($26.95)
    General Revenue - Other: $65,000 ($13.48)
    Rents: $62,000 ($12.86)
    Fines and Forfeits: $19,000 ($3.94)
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000 ($2.90)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($1.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $447,000 ($92.68)
    Highways: $132,000 ($27.37)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.41)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $603,000 ($125.03)
    Property: $555,000 ($115.07)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $352,000 ($72.98)
    Public Utility License: $96,000 ($19.90)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $74,000 ($15.34)

Hummelstown government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,905,000 ($1224.34)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,755,000 ($1193.24)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $150,000 ($31.10)

Hummelstown government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,251,000 ($259.38)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,515,000 ($314.12)

5.70% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,479 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($250 average AGI)
Dauphin County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cumberland County, PA  0.97% ($39,702 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, PA  0.43% ($44,353)
from York County, PA  0.41% ($45,100)


6.29% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,418 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($399 average AGI)
Dauphin County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cumberland County, PA  1.26% ($51,385 average AGI)
to Lebanon County, PA  0.50% ($53,995)
to Lancaster County, PA  0.45% ($48,262)
Businesses in Hummelstown, PA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
Applebee's1Panera Bread1
Comfort Suites1Papa John's Pizza1
DHL1Pizza Hut1
FedEx3RadioShack1
GNC1Sears1
H&R Block1Subway2
Hilton1T-Mobile1
Holiday Inn1Taco Bell1
KFC1True Value1
Kmart1U-Haul1
Kroger2UPS4
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hummelstown:

  • WHP (580 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTKT (1460 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWSM (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANNVILLE-CLEONA, PA; Owner: PATRICK H. SICKAFUS)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WLBR (1270 AM; 5 kW; LEBANON, PA; Owner: LEBANON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSBA (910 AM; 5 kW; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWII (720 AM; daytime; 2 kW; SHIREMANSTOWN, PA; Owner: HENSLEY BROADCASTING)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTCY (1400 AM; 1 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hummelstown:

  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRVV (97.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTPA (93.5 FM; MECHANICSBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHKF (99.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WHBO (92.7 FM; STARVIEW, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNNK-FM (104.1 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWKL (92.1 FM; PALMYRA, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRBT (94.9 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJAZ (91.7 FM; SUMMERDALE, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. COMMWEALTH SYS. HGHR ED)
  • WQXA-FM (105.7 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W220BX (91.9 FM; MARIETTA, PA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WSOX (96.1 FM; RED LION, PA; Owner: LANCASTER-YORK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WXPH (88.1 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF THE UNIV. OF PA.)
  • WQLV (98.9 FM; MILLERSBURG, PA; Owner: HEPCO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • WJUN-FM (92.5 FM; MEXICO, PA; Owner: STARVIEW MEDIA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hummelstown:

  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WHP-TV (Channel 21; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WHTM-TV (Channel 27; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: HARRISBURG TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WGCB-TV (Channel 49; RED LION, PA; Owner: RED LION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W40AF (Channel 40; DILLSBURG, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA SPORTS ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK, LLC)
Hummelstown fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Hummelstown fatal accident list:

Mar 31, 2007 01:04 AM, Second St, Lat: 40.266794, Lon: -76.704428, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 9, 1998 04:30 AM, Sr-2018, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 3, 1993 01:53 PM, 322, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 16, 1980 02:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 210ft / 63.9mTotal length
  • $9,616,000Total costs
  • 179,440Total average daily traffic
  • 10,622Total average daily truck traffic
  • 64,970Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hummelstown, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 51950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hummelstown, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hummelstown)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 8675 Paxton St (Lat: 40.259806 Lon: -76.730528), Call Sign: KJU500, Licensee ID: L00074065,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.025 MHz, Grant Date: 09/28/2004, Expiration Date: 10/30/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/03/2015, Registrant: Swatara, Township Of, 599 Eisenhour Blvd, Harrisburg, PA 17113, Phone: (717) 566-3361
  • 136 South Hanover St (Lat: 40.282861 Lon: -76.706917), Call Sign: WYK665, Licensee ID: L00059218,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.3200 MHz, Grant Date: 01/23/2014, Expiration Date: 02/16/2024, Registrant: Hummelstown, Borough Of, Box 307 136 S Hanover St, Hummelstown, PA 17036, Phone: (717) 566-2555
  • 10 Cameron Ave (Lat: 40.264806 Lon: -76.699972), Call Sign: KBC621, Licensee ID: L00099455,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.655 MHz, Grant Date: 01/16/2003, Expiration Date: 02/05/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/08/2013, Registrant: Hummelstown Fuel Oil Service Inc, 10 Cameron Ave, Hummelstown, PA 17036
  • Lat: 40.308333 Lon: -76.685000, Call Sign: WPWE896,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.412 MHz, 467.312 MHz, Grant Date: 10/31/2002, Expiration Date: 10/31/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/05/2013, Certifier: Larry Hirsh, Registrant: Scott Communications Inc, 2888 Bethlehem Pike, Hatfield, PA 19440, Phone: (215) 997-9500, Fax: (509) 757-2915
  • Lat: 40.248278 Lon: -76.663806, Call Sign: WQHI507,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.4000 MHz, Grant Date: 06/03/2017, Expiration Date: 08/06/2027, Certifier: Jeff Kime, Registrant: Federal License Management, 1784 E. 3rd Street Suite 269, Williamsport, PA 17701-3862, Phone: (866) 908-2220, Fax: (570) 323-4002, Email:
  • Lat: 40.308333 Lon: -76.685000, Call Sign: WQPG919,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.412 MHz, 467.312 MHz, Grant Date: 05/15/2012, Expiration Date: 05/15/2022, Certifier: Matt Malick, Registrant: Scott Communications, Inc., 2888 Bethlehem Pike, Hatfield, PA 19440, Phone: (215) 997-9500, Fax: (215) 822-8713, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

125 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hummelstown)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Hummelstown)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

16 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED75$181,080120$207,525469$198,19049$78,0820$014$154,8571$20,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$199,4005$257,00035$183,6293$27,6671$1,800,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$200,91713$187,231129$196,69013$69,3850$03$121,0002$15,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$226,14313$184,769104$193,9334$118,2500$04$131,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$191,00018$231,6110$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0241.03 , 0244.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED31$241,2905$311,2000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$274,2001$183,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$274,0003$227,3331$240,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$219,5001$144,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$171,0000$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0241.03 , 0244.00

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

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 50. The highest number of fire incidents - 72 took place in 2012, and the least - 26 in 2017. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Hummelstown, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (73.9%), and Outside Fires (15.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hummelstown, PA
    • 52173.9%Structure Fires
    • 11115.7%Outside Fires
    • 557.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 182.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hummelstown, PA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Hummelstown, Pennsylvania:

  • Comfort Inn Hershey, 1200 Mae St, Hummelstown, Pennsylvania 17036 , Phone: (717) 566-2050, Fax: (717) 566-8656
  • Holiday Inn Express Hershey, 610 Walton Ave, Hummelstown, Pennsylvania 17036 , Phone: (717) 583-0500, Fax: (717) 583-0564
  • Comfort Suites Hershey - Harrisburg, 320 Milroy Rd, Hummelstown, Pennsylvania 17036 , Phone: (717) 566-3000, Fax: (717) 566-3700
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Hershey Near the Park, 195 Hershey Rd, Hummelstown, Pennsylvania 17036 , Phone: (717) 566-3369, Fax: (717) 566-3374
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Hummelstown, Pennsylvania
Most common first names in Hummelstown, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John10973.4 years
Mary9182.3 years
Charles8575.4 years
Robert8173.5 years
William7673.2 years
George5175.1 years
Anna5183.4 years
Harry4775.0 years
Ruth4281.5 years
Dorothy4078.9 years
Most common last names in Hummelstown, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3976.5 years
Miller3474.4 years
Nye2070.8 years
Keller2075.7 years
Snyder1974.7 years
Wagner1977.1 years
Heisey1769.8 years
Deimler1677.5 years
Gingrich1677.7 years
Weaver1677.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hummelstown, PA
  • 51.8%Utility gas
  • 35.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 11.9%Electricity
  • 0.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hummelstown, PA
  • 47.7%Electricity
  • 24.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 22.5%Utility gas
  • 3.8%No fuel used
  • 1.1%Other fuel


Hummelstown compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 53 pilots and 39 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
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  • Christopher David Ritter (22)
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Total of 482 patent applications in 2008-2023.