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People

Total Population 3,864
Male Share of the Population 48.7%
Female Share of the Population 51.3%
Senior Citizens 14.6%
Employed Population 16+ 2,097
Age of the Population 40

Families

% of people married 55.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 20.6%
Median Earnings25+ $36,910
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $24,063
Median Earnings With High School Degree $29,655

Wealth

Median Family Income $65,705
% Above Poverty Level 91.8%
% Below Poverty Level 8.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 21.5%
Median Gross Rent $888
Median House Value $161,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.6%
US/American 0%
English 4.7%
Irish 9.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Denver Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 13 miles SW of Reading, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 55 miles W of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Lancaster
Metro Area Lancaster
Standard Zip Codes 17517
Phone Area Codes 717
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.233
Longitude -76.137

Denver 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 BLUE MARSH LAKE
Distance 11.8 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 35 F
Apr Temp 39 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 63 F
Annual Precip 45.2 inches
Station HOPEWELL MORGANTOWN
Distance 14.2 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 37 F
Apr Temp 39 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 48 inches
Station LANCASTER 2 NE FILT PLT
Distance 14.8 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 38 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 43 to 65 F
Annual Precip 43.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Fivepointville (17517)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Adamstown 1,987 $70,714
Akron 3,949 $62,736
Brownstown 2,788 $67,380
Ephrata 13,617 $59,387

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Student/teacher ratio: 16

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