Bendersville, Pennsylvania

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Bendersville, Pennsylvania

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

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Racial Diversity
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Top 8% Bendersville Racial Diversity

Comparative Profile of Bendersville, Pennsylvania

Comparing Bendersville 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
Racial Diversity 9 10
Female Share of the Population 6 4
Male Share of the Population 5 7
Senior Citizens 4 2
Age of the Population 2 1
Well-Paid Single Men 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 10 10
Portion of People Married 9 10


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

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Public Transportation Use 8 6
Walking and Biking to Work 5 5
Short Commute Times 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 2
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 5
Affordability of Rents 3 3
Housing Recently Built 2 5
People Living Alone 1 1

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Bendersville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 40 miles N of Frederick, Maryland (center to center)
Nearest Large City 57 miles NW of Baltimore, Maryland
County Adams
P.O. Box Zip Codes 17306
Phone Area Codes 717
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.982
Longitude -77.249

Bendersville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 3.4 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 19 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 39 F
Apr Temp 40 to 64 F
Jul Temp 63 to 88 F
Oct Temp 42 to 67 F
Annual Precip 39.2 inches
Distance 20.6 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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Bendersville Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 576 100%
Male 277 48.1%
Female 299 51.9%
Under 18 160 27.8%
18+ 416 72.2%
65+ 75 13%
Median Age 32.9
Average Family Size 3.21
White 522 90.6%
African-American 13 2.3%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 34 5.9%
Mixed Race 5 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 73 12.7%

Estimated Bendersville Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 603
Growth 27
Growth % 4.7%

Bendersville 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 36%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 24.6%
US/American 18.6%
English 5.6%
Irish 4.5%
Welsh 2.5%
European 1.8%
Polish 1.3%
Dutch 1.1%
Czech 1.1%
Italian 0.7%
Ukrainian 0.7%
Scotch-Irish 0.4%
Greek 0.4%
French (except Basque) 0.4%
Portuguese 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Bendersville 576 $41,250
Arendtsville 848 $43,889
Biglerville 1,101 $43,750
Gettysburg 7,490 $40,489
Mount Holly Springs 1,925 $48,333
New Oxford 1,696 $43,036
York Springs 574 $41,071
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