Blossburg strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Blossburg to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
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|Nearest Medium City||74 miles W of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||124 miles SE of Buffalo, New York|
|Standard Zip Codes||16912|
|Phone Area Codes||570|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||13 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||55 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||35 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||39.4 inches|
|Station||WILLIAMSPORT LYCOMING AP|
|Jan Temp||18 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||41.5 inches|
|Station||LOCK HAVEN SEWAGE PLANT|
|Jan Temp||16 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||41 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.88|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||8||0.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,477|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||3.5%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||3.2%|
According to the US Postal Service, Blossburg, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Blakes (16912)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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NORTH PENN JSHS
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 301 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.3
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Warsaw, Missouri||86.6||39.2%||27.2%||11.5%||23||$33,068||5.9%||1.6%||2,070||18.5%||65.2||1.6%||4.8|
|2. East Tawas, Michigan||86||37.1%||26.5%||19.4%||15||$40,313||4.9%||2.2%||2,951||10.2%||51.9||12.4%||4.4|
|3. Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin||82.3||35.4%||19.3%||17.3%||18||$46,304||3.7%||2.4%||2,418||7.5%||127||3.3%||7|
|4. Douglas, Michigan||78||42.1%||25.6%||27.4%||24||$49,750||4.7%||3.1%||1,214||10.3%||79.1||25.4%||9.1|
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