Chambersburg Information

Chambersburg Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Chambersburg, PA

General Chambersburg Information

State: Pennsylvania

County: Franklin County

Close cities: Fayetteville, PA, Quincy, PA, Gap, PA, Guilford, PA, Orrstown, PA, Scotland, PA, Mont Alto, PA, Williamson, PA, Marion, PA, Upperstrasburg, PA

Chambersburg Population (census data)
Total 17,940 (+0.4% since 2000)
Male 8,069 (45.0%)
Female 9,871 (55.0%)

Population Density: 2,613 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.6 (US Avg is 100)

Chambersburg Elevation: 621 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1803

Land Area: 6.87 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,536

Zip Codes: 17202, and 17201.

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Chambersburg Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (83.7%)
  • Black (7.6%)
  • Hispanic (6.4%)
  • Other race (3.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (30.7%)
  • United States (10.8%)
  • Irish (9.4%)
  • English (6.9%)
  • Italian (3.8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.0%)
Foriegn Born: 1,057 people (5.9%)
  • Latin America (63.2%)
  • Asia (19.3%)
  • Europe (17.5%)

Chambersburg School Information

High Schools
Chambersburg Area Senior High School (511 South 6th Street, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
Faust Junior High School (1957 Scotland Avenue, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
Middle Schools
Chambersburg Area Middle School (1151 E McKinley Street, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
Elementary Schools
Buchanan Elementary School (730 E Washington Street, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
Coldbrook Elementary School (756 South Coldbrook Avenue, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
Duffield Elementary School (2168 Mont Alto Road, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
Falling Spring Elementary School (1006 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
Gordy Elementary School (401 Miller Street, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
Grandview Elementary School (5538 Cumberland Highway, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
Guilford Hills Elementary School (2105 Lincoln Way E, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
Hamilton Heights Elementary School (1589 Johnson Road, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
King Street Elementary School (East King Street, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
New Franklin Elementary School (3584 Wayne Road, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
Sharpe Elementary School (850 Broad Street, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
South Hamilton Elementary School (1019 Warm Spring Road, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)
Stevens Elementary School (800 Hollywell Avenue, Chambersburg, PA, 17201 - Chambersburg Area School District District)

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