In 2018, Hershey, PA had a population of 14.5k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $62,834. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Hershey, PA declined from 14,793 to 14,542, a -1.7% decrease and its median household income grew from $56,875 to $62,834, a 10.5% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hershey, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (87%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.23%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.34%), White (Hispanic) (2.07%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.68%). 0% of the households in Hershey, PA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.2% of the residents in Hershey, PA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hershey, PA are Pennsylvania State University-College of Medicine (232 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in Hershey, PA was $270,700, and the homeownership rate was 50.9%. Most people in Hershey, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 15.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Hershey, PA was 2 cars per household.