Hershey 88 Exceptional
Hershey Livability #36 ranked city in Pennsylvania#392 ranked city in the USARanks better than 98% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Hershey Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D Hershey Cost of Living Cost of living is 7% higher than Pennsylvania
1077% more expensive than the US average
100same as the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Hershey cost of living
B+ Hershey Crime Total crime is 36% lower than Pennsylvania
Total crime
1,31044% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 7744% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
19%Year over year crime is up
Hershey crime
C+ Hershey Employment Household income is 1% lower than Pennsylvania
Median household income
$54,5141% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$35,51319% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%42% lower than the US average
Hershey employment
C+ Hershey Housing Home value is 47% higher than Pennsylvania
Median home value
$246,30033% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9094% lower than the US average
Home ownership
52%18% lower than the US average
Hershey real estate or Hershey rentals
A+ Hershey Schools HS graduation rate is 5% higher than Pennsylvania
High school grad. rates
90%8% higher than the US average
School test scores
76%57% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
16:12% higher than the US average
Hershey K-12 schools
A Hershey User Ratings There are a total of 15 ratings in Hershey
Overall user rating
81% 15 total ratings
User reviews rating
60% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
85% 14 total surveys
all Hershey poll results

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      Hershey transportation information

      Average one way commute21min26min26min
      Workers who drive to work67.2%76.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool5.3%8.5%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit4.7%5.6%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.7%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk12.4%3.8%2.8%
      Working from home9.4%4.2%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Hershey, PA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).