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People

Total Population 981
Male Share of the Population 49.8%
Female Share of the Population 50.2%
Senior Citizens 13.8%
Employed Population 16+ 465
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 60.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 20.5%
Median Earnings25+ $32,614
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $28,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree $37,500

Wealth

Median Family Income $70,313
% Above Poverty Level 95.3%
% Below Poverty Level 4.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 25.4%
Median Gross Rent $941
Median House Value $154,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 11.3%
US/American 0%
English 4.2%
Irish 10.8%

Dauphin Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 40 miles NW of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 75 miles N of Baltimore, Maryland
County Dauphin
Metro Area Harrisburg - Lebanon - Carlisle
Standard Zip Codes 17018
Phone Area Codes 717
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.367
Longitude -76.931

Dauphin 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 HARRISBURG CAPITAL CITY
Distance 11.3 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 38 F
Apr Temp 42 to 63 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 45 to 64 F
Annual Precip 41.4 inches
Station NEWPORT RIVER
Distance 13.3 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
Station SELINSGROVE 2 S
Distance 29 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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Ellendale (17018)

Middle Paxton (17018)

Singersville (17018)

Water Gap (17018)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Duncannon 1,681 $62,857
Halifax 910 $45,682
Harrisburg 49,297 $34,791
Marysville 2,536 $62,879
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