Dauphin County, PA has a population of 273,707 people with a median age of 39.6 and a median household income of $60,331. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Dauphin County, PA grew from 272,983 to 273,707, a 0.27% increase and its median household income grew from $54,232 to $60,331, a 11.2% increase.
The population of Dauphin County, PA is 66.5% White, 17.9% Black, and 8.95% Hispanic. 12% of the people in Dauphin County, PA speak a non-English language, and 96.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Dauphin County, PA are Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg, with 2,225 graduates, Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg, with 1,054 graduates, and Keystone Technical Institute, with 200 graduates.
The median property value in Dauphin County, PA is $167,500, and the homeownership rate is 63.8%. Most people in Dauphin County, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Dauphin County, PA is 2 cars per household.
Dauphin County, PA is the 15th most populated county in Pennsylvania and borders Cumberland County, PA; Juniata County, PA; Lancaster County, PA; Lebanon County, PA; Northumberland County, PA; Perry County, PA; Schuylkill County, PA; York County, PA& 3 more.