|Male Share of the Population||48.6%|
|Female Share of the Population||51.4%|
|Employed Population 16+||4,575|
|Age of the Population||38|
|% of people married||45.4%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||11.9%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$22,183|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$30,464|
|Median Family Income||$52,478|
|% Above Poverty Level||84.6%|
|% Below Poverty Level||15.4%|
|Average Commute Time||21 minutes|
|% Working from Home||0.7%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||5.9%|
|% Using Public Transportation||2.3%|
|People Living Alone||33.3%|
|Median Gross Rent||$746|
|Median House Value||$102,700|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||18.6%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||10 miles W of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||50 miles N of Baltimore, Maryland|
|Standard Zip Codes||17512|
|Phone Area Codes||717|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||LANDISVILLE 2 NW|
|Jan Temp||21 to 38 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 64 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 66 F|
|Annual Precip||43.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||23 to 38 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||67 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||37.4 inches|
|Station||MILLERS 4 NE|
|Jan Temp||23 to 38 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||43.6 inches|
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Our family of non-profit colleges admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.
• Features a public massage clinic where students can get real-world experience.
• Located in York, Pennsylvania, with additional Steiner Education Group campuses available across the nation.
• Part of the Steiner Education Group (SEG), a division of Steiner Leisure Ltd.
• Steiner Leisure Ltd. has operations on more than 200 spas and salons worldwide.
• Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
Serves 696 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.4
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