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People

Total Population 4,703
Male Share of the Population 46.2%
Female Share of the Population 53.8%
Senior Citizens 16.2%
Employed Population 16+ 2,231
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 25.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 24.9%
Median Earnings25+ $30,617
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $11,080
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,759

Wealth

Median Family Income $49,712
% Above Poverty Level 80.1%
% Below Poverty Level 19.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 10.6%
% Using Public Transportation 3.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 48.6%
Median Gross Rent $712
Median House Value $101,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 20.5%
US/American 0%
English 7.8%
Irish 13.1%

Danville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 56 miles NW of Reading, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 103 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Montour
Standard Zip Codes 17821
Company Zip Codes 17822
Phone Area Codes 570
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.963
Longitude -76.613

Danville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station MILLVILLE 2 SW
Distance 9.8 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 33 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 58 to 82 F
Oct Temp 38 to 62 F
Annual Precip 42 inches
Station SELINSGROVE 2 S
Distance 18.2 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 63 F
Annual Precip 42 inches
Station NEWPORT RIVER
Distance 43 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 37 F
Apr Temp 38 to 63 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 40.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Danville, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Danville East (17821)

Deiblers (17821)

Exchange (17821)

Grovania (17821)

Kaseville (17821)

Mahoning (17821)

Mausdale (17821)

Mooresburg (17821)

Ottawa (17821)

Ridgeville (17821)

Rushtown (17821)

Valley (17821)

West Hemlock (17821)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bloomsburg 14,699 $51,673
Catawissa 1,530 $47,361

Danville Public Libraries

Library
Thomas Beaver Free Library
205 FERRY STREET
Danville, Pennsylvania
(570) 275-4180
Library Web Site

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Danville Hospitals

GEISINGER MEDICAL CENTER
(Voluntary non-profit - Other)
100 NORTH ACADEMY AVENUE
(570) 271-6211
Emergency Service: Yes

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Danville High Schools

DANVILLE AREA SHS
570-271-3268
Serves 828 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.5

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On the Susquehanna near Danville between 1890 and 1901

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