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People

Total Population 3,054
Male Share of the Population 44.2%
Female Share of the Population 55.8%
Senior Citizens 17.6%
Employed Population 16+ 1,423
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 55.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 29.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $71,588
% Above Poverty Level 90.2%
% Below Poverty Level 9.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 11.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 32.2%
Median Gross Rent $533
Median House Value $116,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.1%
US/American 0%
English 14.8%
Irish 14.4%

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

Girard Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 14 miles SW of Erie, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 79 miles NE of Cleveland, Ohio
County Erie
Metro Area Erie
Standard Zip Codes 16417
Phone Area Codes 814
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.
Longitude -80.318

Girard 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 ERIE AP
Distance 9 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 34 F
Apr Temp 38 to 56 F
Jul Temp 64 to 80 F
Oct Temp 46 to 61 F
Annual Precip 42.7 inches
Station LINESVILLE 1 S
Distance 24.9 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 31 F
Apr Temp 35 to 56 F
Jul Temp 60 to 80 F
Oct Temp 40 to 60 F
Annual Precip 38.5 inches
Station JAMESTOWN 2 NW
Distance 35.4 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 33 F
Apr Temp 34 to 58 F
Jul Temp 58 to 82 F
Oct Temp 39 to 62 F
Annual Precip 41.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Albion 1,522 $58,021
Cranesville 546 $61,375
Edinboro 6,443 $66,411
Fairview 2,668 $74,722
McKean 453 $63,250

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

Girard Public Libraries

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Rice Avenue Community Public Library
705 RICE AVENUE
Girard, Pennsylvania
(814) 774-4982

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Student/teacher ratio: 15.3

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