Shippensburg is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,600, it is the 166th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4457th largest city in the United States. Shippensburg is currently growing at a rate of 0.20% annually and its population has increased by 1.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,492 in 2010. Shippensburg reached it's highest population of 6,536 in 1970. Spanning over 2 miles, Shippensburg has a population density of 2,761 people per square mile.
The average household income in Shippensburg is $55,596 with a poverty rate of 17.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $802 per month, and the median house value is $147,600. The median age in Shippensburg is 37.8 years, 31.2 years for males, and 39.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.5 males.