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People

Total Population 1,298
Male Share of the Population 50.2%
Female Share of the Population 49.8%
Senior Citizens 20.3%
Employed Population 16+ 458
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 44.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 7.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $43,264
% Above Poverty Level 83.1%
% Below Poverty Level 16.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 7.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 33%
Median Gross Rent $633
Median House Value $29,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 11.2%
US/American 0%
English 2.9%
Irish 32.1%

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

Girardville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 36 miles NW of Reading, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 82 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Schuylkill
Standard Zip Codes 17935
Phone Area Codes 570
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.791
Longitude -76.283

Girardville 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 HAMBURG
Distance 23 miles
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
Station MILLVILLE 2 SW
Distance 26 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 BELTZVILLE DAM
Distance 28.9 miles
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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Connerton (17935)

Preston Hill (17935)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Ashland 2,772 $51,645
Frackville 3,757 $54,344
Gilberton 799 $43,676
Gordon 865 $67,768

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

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  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
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