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Ephrata is 20th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 5

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Ephrata Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 13,506 48th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 3.4 97th 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,918.7 106th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Ephrata Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 7.8% 20th 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.3% 67th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.4% 185th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Ephrata Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 83.8% 217th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 16.8% 184th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Ephrata Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 94.0% 81st 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.0% 221st 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 85th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.3% 121st 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 64th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.8% 126th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 5.2% 54th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 91.2% 97th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Ephrata Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 51.4% 195th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 7.6% 63rd 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Ephrata Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 5,783 61st 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 30.5% 122nd 20.5% 25.9%
Households 5,680 57th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 62.0% 121st 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $150,600 117th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.3 124th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Ephrata Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $23,170 149th $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $46,012 142nd $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 7.5% 165th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Ephrata Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 950 70th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $153,874 71st $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $11,776 101st $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $23,348 54th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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