Gilberton strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Gilberton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||35 miles NW of Reading, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||80 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||17934|
|Phone Area Codes||570|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||18 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||46.6 inches|
|Jan Temp||14 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||49.7 inches|
|Station||RODALE RESEARCH CENTER|
|Jan Temp||17 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||46 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.1|
|American Indian & Alaskan||3||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||3||0.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||838|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||3.5%|
|French (except Basque)||0.9%|
According to the US Postal Service, Gilberton, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Maizeville (17934)
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