All U.S. Cities  
City-Data Forum City-Data

Lower Chanceford township, York County, Pennsylvania (PA)





Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Business Search
14 Million Businesses in
12,000 Categories
Find:
Near:

Back to: York County, Pennsylvania (PA), All US cities.



Lower Chanceford township, PA map Land area: 41.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population: 2,899 (all rural)
Males: 1,481  (51.1%)
Females: 1,418  (48.9%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 2,899 (2,341 owner occupied, 558 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

29%


Races in Lower Chanceford township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 97.7%
  • Black: 0.4%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.3%
  • Asian: 0.6%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.4%
  • Two or more races: 0.3%
  • Some other race: 0.1%

Median age of males: 35.1
Median age of females: 35.1

Discuss Pennsylvania on our huge forum. We have over 16 million posts!

Average household size: 2.82

Lower Chanceford township:

2.8 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Average family size: 3.24

Estimated median household income in 2009: $54,271 ($43,081 in 1999)
This township:

$54,271
Pennsylvania:

$49,520

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $601 (lower quartile is $481, upper quartile is $673)
Here:

$601
State:

$597

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $191,354 (it was $114,200 in 2000)
Lower Chanceford township:

$191,354
Pennsylvania:

$164,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $128,969 - $241,067

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $249,272
Here:

$249,272
State:

$223,477

Townhouses or other attached units: $106,892
Here:

$106,892
State:

$164,518

Mobile homes: $106,079
Here:

$106,079
State:

$35,442
Population density: 70 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

7.6%
Whole state:

11.0%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

3.5%
Whole state:

5.1%

Click to draw/clear Lower Chanceford township borders

Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable locations in Lower Chanceford township: Camp Minqua (A), Alta Vista Farm (B), Downs Farm (C), Jordan Century Farms (D), Joy L Dairy Farms (E), Kildary Acres (F), Hickorymey Farms (G), Glatview Farms (H), Eichelberger Farms (I), Hidden Bluff Farm (J), Hollenthal Farm (K), Keeney Farms (L), Maple Springs Farm (M), Nick of Time Farm (N), Twin Good Farms (O), Muddy Creek Forks (P), Indian Steps Museum (Q), Airville Volunteer Fire Company (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lower Chanceford township include: Union Chapel (A), McKendree Church (B), Chanceford Church (C), Salem Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Chanceford Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Oakland Run (A), West Branch Toms Run (B), Wallace Run (C), Scott Creek (D), Muddy Creek (E), Furnace Run (F), East Branch Toms Run (G), Duncan Run (H), Counselman Run (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lower Chanceford township include: State Game Lands Number 83 (1), State Game Lands Number 181 (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 9 (33% naturalized citizens)

Lower Chanceford township:  0.3%
State:  4.1%

67% of Lower Chanceford township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 38% lived in Pennsylvania.

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

  • This state: 1842
  • Northeast: 81
  • Midwest: 41
  • South: 902
  • West: 17

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $78,300

Lower Chanceford township, Pennsylvania satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 5.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 965
  • One, attached: 15
  • Two: 19
  • 3 or 4: 4
  • Mobile homes: 166

Median worth of mobile homes: $53,700


Housing units in Lower Chanceford township with a mortgage: 296 (13 second mortgage, 71 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 228

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 12
  • 1995 to 1998: 84
  • 1990 to 1994: 115
  • 1980 to 1989: 121
  • 1970 to 1979: 214
  • 1960 to 1969: 195
  • 1950 to 1959: 88
  • 1940 to 1949: 27
  • 1939 or earlier: 313

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lower Chanceford township, Pennsylvania:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 6
  • 3 rooms: 19
  • 4 rooms: 69
  • 5 rooms: 121
  • 6 rooms: 222
  • 7 rooms: 170
  • 8 rooms: 115
  • 9 or more rooms: 98

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lower Chanceford township, Pennsylvania:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 9
  • 3 rooms: 5
  • 4 rooms: 26
  • 5 rooms: 51
  • 6 rooms: 42
  • 7 rooms: 41
  • 8 rooms: 15
  • 9 or more rooms: 19

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Lower Chanceford township:

  • no bedroom: 4
  • 1 bedroom: 27
  • 2 bedrooms: 149
  • 3 bedrooms: 464
  • 4 bedrooms: 129
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 47

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lower Chanceford township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 17
  • 2 bedrooms: 54
  • 3 bedrooms: 118
  • 4 bedrooms: 19
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

Cars and other vehicles available in Lower Chanceford township in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • no vehicle: 67
  • 1 vehicle: 159
  • 2 vehicles: 320
  • 3 vehicles: 180
  • 4 vehicles: 69
  • 5 or more vehicles: 25

Cars and other vehicles available in Lower Chanceford township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 14
  • 1 vehicle: 73
  • 2 vehicles: 91
  • 3 vehicles: 24
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 6

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Construction (26%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (16%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Electricians (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Lower Chanceford township:

  • German (28.0%)
  • United States or American (17.3%)
  • Irish (11.0%)
  • English (8.8%)
  • Pennsylvania German (5.5%)
  • Dutch (5.2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (5.0%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents:

  • Germany (33%)
  • Hungary (33%)
  • Africa, n.e.c. (33%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,055 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 148 (11%)
  • Motorcycle: 8 (1%)
  • Walked: 34 (2%)
  • Other means: 13 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 116 (8%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (56%)
  • Wood (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Solar energy (1%)

94.5% of residents of Lower Chanceford township speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
4.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (35% speak English very well, 57% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,899
  • In family households: 2,630 (664 male householders, 129 female householders)
    681 spouses, 998 children (884 natural, 44 adopted, 70 stepchildren), 42 grandchildren, 9 brothers or sisters, 12 parents, 32 other relatives, 63 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 269 (129 male householders (108 living alone)), 102 female householders (85 living alone)), 38 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 304 2-persons, 181 3-persons, 171 4-persons, 87 5-persons, 32 6-persons, 18 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 193 1-person, 38 2-persons,

713 married couples with children.
102 single-parent households (48 men, 54 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 44
Here:

11.1%
Pennsylvania:

16.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 4
Here:

2.5%
Pennsylvania:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 40
Here:

58.0%
Pennsylvania:

37.3%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


Year Householders Moved Into Unit in Lower Chanceford township:

Back to: York County, Pennsylvania (PA), All US cities, Our forum.




City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Some parts © 2014 Advameg, Inc.