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Hanover is 12th in Pennsylvania out of 191 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Hanover is 17th in Pennsylvania out of 191 other cities in Retail sales

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Hanover Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 15,349 37th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 3.7 88th 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,117.7 97th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Hanover Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 6.8% 56th 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.3% 167th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 18.7% 63rd 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Hanover Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 83.1% 226th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 16.9% 182nd 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Hanover Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 91.9% 108th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.2% 210th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 89th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.0% 153rd 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 79th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.6% 147th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 7.3% 43rd 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 89.2% 120th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Hanover Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 52.1% 129th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.3% 113th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Hanover Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 7,263 41st 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 32.7% 101st 20.5% 25.9%
Households 6,763 42nd 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 57.6% 156th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $166,000 97th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.2 174th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Hanover Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $25,923 116th $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $45,841 144th $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 11.3% 127th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Hanover Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,760 29th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $574,703 17th $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $38,408 12th $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $56,870 21st $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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