Arendtsville, Pennsylvania

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Arendtsville, Pennsylvania

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High Points

Arendtsville strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):

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Racial Diversity
(vs. State)
Top 10% Arendtsville Racial Diversity
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Arendtsville College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Arendtsville, Pennsylvania

Comparing Arendtsville to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Male Share of the Population 9 10
Racial Diversity 9 10
Senior Citizens 5 4
Well-Paid Single Men 4 3
Age of the Population 3 2
Female Share of the Population 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 9
Average Household Size 7 9


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 9 9
Median Family Income 7 6
People Above Poverty 6 5
People in Middle Class or Better 5 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 9 10
Walking and Biking to Work 6 6
Public Transportation Use 5 3
Short Commute Times 4 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 5
Affordability of Rents 4 4
Housing Recently Built 3 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 3
People Living Alone 2 1
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 2

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Arendtsville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 35 miles N of Frederick, Maryland (center to center)
Nearest Large City 56 miles NW of Baltimore, Maryland
County Adams
P.O. Box Zip Codes 17303
Phone Area Codes 717
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.923
Longitude -77.298

Arendtsville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 2.7 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 36 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 44 inches
Distance 16.6 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 39 F
Apr Temp 41 to 65 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 66 F
Annual Precip 45.3 inches
Distance 17.8 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 37 F
Apr Temp 39 to 63 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 65 F
Annual Precip 41.5 inches
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Arendtsville Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 848 100%
Male 427 50.4%
Female 421 49.6%
Under 18 250 29.5%
18+ 598 70.5%
65+ 131 15.4%
Median Age 34.2
Average Family Size 3.01
White 753 88.8%
African-American 11 1.3%
Asian 2 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 73 8.6%
Mixed Race 8 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 136 16%

Estimated Arendtsville Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 893
Growth 45
Growth % 5.3%

Arendtsville Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 39.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 21.6%
US/American 11.7%
English 6.8%
Irish 5.5%
Scotch-Irish 3.3%
Italian 2.2%
Welsh 1.3%
Polish 1.2%
French (except Basque) 1.2%
Scottish 1.2%
Swedish 0.6%
Swiss 0.6%
European 0.6%
Dutch 0.6%
Ukrainian 0.4%
Norwegian 0.4%
Slavic 0.3%
Canadian 0.3%
Pennsylvania German 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Arendtsville 848 $43,889
Bendersville 576 $41,250
Biglerville 1,101 $43,750
Carroll Valley 3,291 $55,000
Fairfield 486 $39,219
Gettysburg 7,490 $40,489
York Springs 574 $41,071
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