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Cumberland County Population & Demographics

Since the last census data, Cumberland County has seen an increase in population to approximately 243,764 in 2014, which has taken the county from a fourth class county to a third class county. Cumberland Valley offers a low-cost of living, access to large metropolitan lifestyles, and exceptional educational systems that provide for a highly functioning workforce.

Cumberland County Population

YearPopulation
1990195,257
2000213,674
2010235,406
Change 2000-2010+10.2%

Largest Townships 2010 Census

TownshipPopulation
Hampden Township28,044
East Pennsboro Township20,228
Carlisle Borough (County Seat)18,682
Upper Allen Township18,059
Lower Allen Township17,980
Silver Spring Township13,657

Household Income 2010-2014

HouseholdsAmount
Total Households95,835
Less than $35,00026%
Between $35,000 & $75,00034.3%
Change 2000-201038.8%

Median Household Income

YearAmount
2000$46,766
2010$52,371

Median Age

YearAge
200038.1
201440.7

Age Distribution 2011

Age Group20002011
Under 2532.6%30.4%
25-4428.5%25.2%
45-6424.1%27.4%
65+14.8%17%

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