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Snyder County, Pennsylvania (PA)

County population in 2019: 40,516 (33% urban, 67% rural); it was 37,546 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,416
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,531
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 10,451
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,803 (it was 3,203 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

30%

Land area: 331 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 122 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Snyder County: 92.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (25.1%), Manufacturing (18.6%), Retail trade (12.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 82%
  • Government: 11%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 7%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Snyder County, PA (2019)
    • 38,11294.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 9252.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4691.2%Two or more races
    • 3760.9%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2860.7%Asian alone
    • 350.09%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

40.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years
Males: 20,166  (49.8%)
Females: 20,350  (50.2%)
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Average household size:
Snyder County:

2.0 people
Pennsylvania:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $60,639 ($35,981 in 1999)
This county:

$60,639
Pennsylvania:

$63,463

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $594 (lower quartile is $460, upper quartile is $716)
This county:

$594
State:

$792


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $177,530 (it was $87,800 in 2000)
Snyder:

$177,530
Pennsylvania:

$192,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $119,441 - $254,801
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,212
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $473

Institutionalized population: 590

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 0
  • Thefts: 0
  • Auto thefts: 0
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 94 buildings, average cost: $95,200
  • 1998: 117 buildings, average cost: $64,400
  • 1999: 107 buildings, average cost: $93,200
  • 2000: 110 buildings, average cost: $95,800
  • 2001: 132 buildings, average cost: $94,700
  • 2002: 105 buildings, average cost: $105,700
  • 2003: 170 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2004: 116 buildings, average cost: $108,100
  • 2005: 120 buildings, average cost: $145,500
  • 2006: 128 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2007: 92 buildings, average cost: $179,400
  • 2008: 86 buildings, average cost: $181,500
  • 2009: 59 buildings, average cost: $179,900
  • 2010: 75 buildings, average cost: $195,600
  • 2011: 57 buildings, average cost: $163,200
  • 2012: 64 buildings, average cost: $170,300
  • 2013: 46 buildings, average cost: $236,600
  • 2014: 49 buildings, average cost: $208,600
  • 2015: 67 buildings, average cost: $170,700
  • 2016: 67 buildings, average cost: $208,300
  • 2017: 84 buildings, average cost: $235,200
  • 2018: 36 buildings, average cost: $209,000
  • 2019: 39 buildings, average cost: $224,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Snyder, PA residents
Average permit cost in Snyder, PA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,315 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,113 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Snyder, PA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Snyder, PA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Snyder, PA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.1%
Snyder County:

10.1%
Pennsylvania:

12.0%
(10.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.0% for Black residents, 22.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 51.7% for other race residents, 7.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 40.2 years old
(Males: 39.3 years old, Females: 41.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.5 years old, Black residents: 20.8 years old, American Indian residents: 49.1 years old, Asian residents: 39.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.2 years old, Other race residents: 30.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Snyder County is $449 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $528 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $661 a month.

Cities in this county include: Selinsgrove, Shamokin Dam, Middleburg, McClure, Beavertown, Kreamer, Penns Creek, Hummels Wharf, Beaver Springs, Freeburg.

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

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Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.3%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%

Unemployment by year in Snyder, PA
County total employment by year in Snyder, PA
County average yearly wages by year in Snyder, PA

Current college students: 2,379
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 566 (60.7% naturalized citizens)

Snyder County:

1.4%
Whole state:

7.0%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 942010 or later
  • 2312000 to 2009
  • 1661990 to 1999
  • 861980 to 1989
  • 461970 to 1979
  • 118Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 68.7%

Snyder County marital status for males Snyder County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 12,377
  • One, attached: 852
  • Two: 538
  • 3 or 4: 584
  • 5 to 9: 280
  • 10 to 19: 138
  • 20 to 49: 133
  • 50 or more: 320
  • Mobile homes: 1,253
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Housing units in Snyder County with a mortgage: 5,879 (98 second mortgage, 775 home equity loan, 23 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,880

Here:

55.6% with mortgage
State:

59.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Snyder County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant10,96553
Evangelical Protestant3,97434
Catholic1,8991
Other41
None22,860-
Snyder County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
Snyder County:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Snyder County:

2.36 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 33
This county:

8.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Snyder County:

8.6%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Snyder County:

27.6%
State:

27.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.1%
State:

11.5%

Agriculture in Snyder County:

Average size of farms: 128 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $102,807
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $131.08
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.50%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 90.42%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $87,812
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 58.86%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $118,461
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.82%
Average age of principal farm operators: 50 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 25.71
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 33.47%
Corn for grain: 13310 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2836 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 7915 harvested acres
Vegetables: 888 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 625 acres

Earthquake activity:

Snyder County-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 204.6 miles away from Snyder County 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 183.4 miles away from the county 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 59.6 miles away from the county center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 258.3 miles away from the county 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 61.1 miles away from Snyder County center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 223.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Pennsylvania Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4506-PA: March 30, 2020, FEMA Id: 4506, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Pennsylvania Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 26, 2012 to November 08, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3356: October 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 3356, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Pennsylvania Remnants of Tropical Storm Lee, Incident Period: September 03, 2011 to October 15, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared EM-3340: September 08, 2011, FEMA Id: 3340, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Pennsylvania Tropical Storm Lee, Incident Period: September 03, 2011 to October 15, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4030: September 12, 2011, FEMA Id: 4030, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Pennsylvania Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3235: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3235, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Pennsylvania Tropical Depression Ivan, Incident Period: September 17, 2004 to October 01, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1557: September 19, 2004, FEMA Id: 1557, Natural disaster type: Tropical Depression
  • Pennsylvania Snowstorm, Incident Period: February 14, 2003 to February 19, 2003, Emergency Declared EM-3180: March 14, 2003, FEMA Id: 3180, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm
  • Pennsylvania Tropical Depression Dennis and Flash Flooding, Incident Period: September 06, 1999 to September 07, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1298: September 22, 1999, FEMA Id: 1298, Natural disaster type: Flash Flood, Tropical Depression
  • Pennsylvania Flooding, Incident Period: January 19, 1996 to February 01, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1093: January 21, 1996, FEMA Id: 1093, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Pennsylvania Blizzard, Incident Period: January 06, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1085: January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: 1085, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Snyder County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Tropical Depressions: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Snyder

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 14,665 (76.8%)
  • Carpooled: 1,919 (10.0%)
  • Bus: 34 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 90 (0.5%)
  • Bicycle: 224 (1.2%)
  • Walked: 864 (4.5%)
  • Worked at home: 1,302 (6.8%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (18%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (14%)
  • Pakistan (9%)
  • Brazil (7%)
  • Jamaica (6%)
  • Russia (4%)
  • India (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Snyder County


  • German (41%)
  • American (15%)
  • Pennsylvania German (6%)
  • English (3%)
  • European (3%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • Italian (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Snyder County, Pennsylvania in 2000:

  • 1,373 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 524 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 220 people in nursing homes
  • 121 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 32 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 11 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

People in group quarters in Snyder County, Pennsylvania in 2010:

  • 1,702 people in college/university student housing
  • 328 people in state prisons
  • 153 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 105 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 13 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $53,360.

10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other counties between 2010 and 2011.1,000 average adjusted gross income)


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other counties in Pennsylvania.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other states.
Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries


5.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,719 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.15%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.94% relocated to other counties in Pennsylvania ($27,928 average AGI)
1.21% relocated to other states ($11,792 average AGI)
Snyder County:

1.21%
Pennsylvania average:

2.27%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Northumberland County, PA  1.25% ($28,851 average AGI)
to Union County, PA  0.71% ($37,090)
to Juniata County, PA  0.22% ($31,294)
to Mifflin County, PA  0.20% ($43,613)
to Dauphin County, PA  0.16% ($45,120)
to Perry County, PA  0.15% ($30,542)
to Lycoming County, PA  0.15% ($35,913)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3

Births per 1000 population in Snyder County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 8.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Snyder County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Snyder County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Snyder County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Snyder County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Snyder County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Snyder County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Snyder County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Snyder County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,515 (5,366 aged, 1,149 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 620 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Snyder County, Pennsylvania in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (497)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (419)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (392)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (231)
  • Congestive heart failure (213)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (198)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (164)
  • Unspecified dementia (119)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (37)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (33)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,149
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 832
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 8

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 39
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 81

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 21

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 83.1. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 40,516
  • Male householders: 7,906 (1,463 living alone), Female householders: 7,075 (2,234 living alone)
  • 8,490 spouses (8,399 opposite-sex spouses), 1,083 unmarried partners, (1,020 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 11,138 children (10,519 natural, 208 adopted, 410 stepchildren), 568 grandchildren, 272 brothers or sisters, 495 parents, 35 foster children, 325 other relatives, 741 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 2,301

Size of family households: 5,259 2-persons, 2,269 3-persons, 1,526 4-persons, 919 5-persons, 267 6-persons, 291 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,702 1-person, 674 2-persons, 37 3-persons, 24 4-persons.

5,887 married couples with children.
1,700 single-parent households (557 men, 1,143 women).

90.6% of residents of Snyder speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (77% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
6.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 2% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (76% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (82% speak English very well, 18% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $169,394,000 ($4,445 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,200,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $85,503,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $39,960,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,541,000
Federal grants: $34,352,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,372,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,666,000 ($63,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,125,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,066,000
Federal Government insurance: $32,964,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,411
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

61 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,735
Here:

45 per 1000 residents
State:

54 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +18
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +6
Here +0 per 1000 residents
State -2 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Snyder County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.11 millions of gallons per day (61% from ground, 39% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.4

Year house built in Snyder County, Pennsylvania
  • Year house built in Snyder County, Pennsylvania
  • 3742014 or later
  • 4772010 to 2013
  • 1,8322000 to 2009
  • 1,8871990 to 1999
  • 1,7781980 to 1989
  • 2,7251970 to 1979
  • 1,4111960 to 1969
  • 1,4521950 to 1959
  • 1,0071940 to 1949
  • 3,5601939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Snyder County, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Snyder County, Pennsylvania
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Snyder County, Pennsylvania
  • 81 room
  • 252 rooms
  • 1273 rooms
  • 6984 rooms
  • 1,8905 rooms
  • 2,3816 rooms
  • 1,7577 rooms
  • 1,5738 rooms
  • 2,2819+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Snyder County, Pennsylvania
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Snyder County, Pennsylvania
  • 2501 room
  • 1032 rooms
  • 4323 rooms
  • 1,0434 rooms
  • 8525 rooms
  • 6806 rooms
  • 3987 rooms
  • 3208 rooms
  • 1359+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Snyder County, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Snyder County, Pennsylvania
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Snyder County, Pennsylvania
  • 14no bedroom
  • 1641 bedroom
  • 1,6482 bedrooms
  • 5,9263 bedrooms
  • 2,3214 bedrooms
  • 6675+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Snyder County, Pennsylvania
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Snyder County, Pennsylvania
  • 249no bedroom
  • 6971 bedroom
  • 1,5152 bedrooms
  • 1,1923 bedrooms
  • 5174 bedrooms
  • 505+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Snyder County, Pennsylvania in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Snyder County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Snyder County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 426no vehicle
  • 2,1491 vehicle
  • 4,5112 vehicles
  • 2,1303 vehicles
  • 1,0774 vehicles
  • 4665+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Snyder County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Snyder County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 629no vehicle
  • 2,0921 vehicle
  • 1,0842 vehicles
  • 2353 vehicles
  • 1364 vehicles
  • 695+ vehicles

88.5% of Snyder County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 65% lived in Pennsylvania.

Snyder County:

88.5%
State average:

87.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 33,734
  • Other state: 5,747
  • Northeast: 2,511
  • Midwest: 898
  • South: 1,626
  • West: 706
Year householders moved into unit in Snyder County, PA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Snyder County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 32.6%Electricity
  • 28.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.5%Wood
  • 12.1%Utility gas
  • 6.2%Coal or coke
  • 5.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 40.2%Electricity
  • 28.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 18.6%Utility gas
  • 6.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.3%Wood
  • 1.5%Coal or coke
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 693
Here:

17.8%
Pennsylvania:

13.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 247
Here:

13.5%
Pennsylvania:

13.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,224
Here:

83.1%
Pennsylvania:

38.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Snyder County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,885,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,853,000
    Health - Other: $4,632,000
    General - Other: $3,887,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,756,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,086,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,242,000
    Parks and Recreation: $327,000
    Regular Highways: $317,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $95,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $985,000
    General Local Government Support: $690,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $73,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $15,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,630,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,155,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $475,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,619,000
    Interest Earnings: $18,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $59,000
    Police Protection: $16,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,834,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $725,000
    General Local Government Support: $144,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,077,000
    Other Selective Sales: $204,000
    Other License: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,096,000

Snyder County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,885,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,853,000
    Health - Other: $4,632,000
    General - Other: $3,887,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,756,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,086,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,242,000
    Parks and Recreation: $327,000
    Regular Highways: $317,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $95,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $985,000
    General Local Government Support: $690,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $73,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $15,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,630,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,155,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $475,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,619,000
    Interest Earnings: $18,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $59,000
    Police Protection: $16,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,834,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $725,000
    General Local Government Support: $144,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,077,000
    Other Selective Sales: $204,000
    Other License: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,096,000

Snyder County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,885,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,853,000
    Health - Other: $4,632,000
    General - Other: $3,887,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,756,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,086,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,242,000
    Parks and Recreation: $327,000
    Regular Highways: $317,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $95,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $985,000
    General Local Government Support: $690,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $73,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $15,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,630,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,155,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $475,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,619,000
    Interest Earnings: $18,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $59,000
    Police Protection: $16,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,834,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $725,000
    General Local Government Support: $144,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,077,000
    Other Selective Sales: $204,000
    Other License: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,096,000

Snyder County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,885,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,853,000
    Health - Other: $4,632,000
    General - Other: $3,887,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,756,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,086,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,242,000
    Parks and Recreation: $327,000
    Regular Highways: $317,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $95,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $985,000
    General Local Government Support: $690,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $73,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $15,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,630,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,155,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $475,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,619,000
    Interest Earnings: $18,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $59,000
    Police Protection: $16,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,834,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $725,000
    General Local Government Support: $144,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,077,000
    Other Selective Sales: $204,000
    Other License: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,096,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 588
  • Number of aged recipients: 43
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 545
  • Number of recipients under 18: 107
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 377
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 104
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 210
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 246
Most common first names in Snyder County, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John26676.0 years
Mary25380.5 years
Charles24376.1 years
William21775.7 years
Robert17570.5 years
George15174.2 years
Helen13280.3 years
James11271.7 years
Dorothy10679.3 years
Paul10574.4 years
Most common last names in Snyder County, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Walter12076.7 years
Moyer10474.6 years
Wagner9374.8 years
Smith9174.6 years
Shaffer8478.2 years
Kratzer8075.6 years
Snyder6976.3 years
Hackenberg6672.3 years
Hummel6378.4 years
Miller6377.5 years
Businesses in Snyder County, PA
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Kincaid1
AT&T2Kmart1
Advance Auto Parts1Kohl's1
Aeropostale1La-Z-Boy2
American Eagle Outfitters1Lane Furniture2
Applebee's1LensCrafters1
Arby's2Long John Silver's1
AutoZone1Lowe's1
Avenue1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Bath & Body Works1Maurices1
Bed Bath & Beyond1McDonald's2
Burger King1Motherhood Maternity1
CVS1New Balance1
Carson Pirie Scott1Nike2
Chevrolet1Pac Sun1
Comfort Inn1Papa John's Pizza1
Curves1Payless1
Dairy Queen1Penske1
Deb1PetSmart1
Dennys1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
Econo Lodge1Red Robin1
Famous Footwear1Sears2
FedEx3Spencer Gifts1
Finish Line1Sprint Nextel1
Ford1Staples1
GNC1Starbucks2
GameStop1Subway3
Gap1T-Mobile1
Giant1Taco Bell1
Goodwill1Target1
Gymboree1Toyota1
H&R Block2Toys"R"Us1
Hilton1True Value2
Hollister Co.1U-Haul2
Hot Topic1UPS5
Jones New York2Verizon Wireless2
Justice1Victoria's Secret1
KFC1Walmart1