In 2019, Dauphin County, PA had a population of 278k people with a median age of 39.6 and a median household income of $60,733. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Dauphin County, PA grew from 277,097 to 278,299, a 0.434% increase and its median household income grew from $57,814 to $60,733, a 5.05% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Dauphin County, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (18.3%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5.17%), White (Hispanic) (4.66%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.75%). 0% of the households in Dauphin County, PA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
95.3% of the residents in Dauphin County, PA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Dauphin County, PA are Harrisburg Area Community College (2,320 degrees awarded in 2019), Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg (1,076 degrees), and Harrisburg University of Science and Technology (817 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Dauphin County, PA was $169,500, and the homeownership rate was 63.4%. Most people in Dauphin County, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Dauphin County, PA was 2 cars per household.