Goldsboro, Pennsylvania

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Goldsboro

Goldsboro, Pennsylvania

Contact Accredited Schools With Online Options

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

High Points

Goldsboro strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Goldsboro Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Goldsboro People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Goldsboro Median Family Income

Comparative Profile of Goldsboro, Pennsylvania

Comparing Goldsboro to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 8 10
Well-Paid Single Men 8 8
Well-Paid Single Women 7 5
Racial Diversity 4 4
Age of the Population 2 1
Female Share of the Population 1 1
Senior Citizens 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 9 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
Median Family Income 9 10
College Educated Adults 8 8

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 5 5
Public Transportation Use 4 3
Short Commute Times 3 3
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 5
Affordability of Rents 2 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2
People Living Alone 2 1

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Goldsboro

Goldsboro Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles W of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 58 miles N of Baltimore, Maryland
County York
Metro Area York
Standard Zip Codes 17319
Phone Area Codes 717
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.152
Longitude -76.75

Goldsboro Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 6.9 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
Distance 17 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 38 F
Apr Temp 39 to 64 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 66 F
Annual Precip 43.4 inches
Distance 25.7 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
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Goldsboro

Goldsboro Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 939 100%
Male 478 50.9%
Female 461 49.1%
Under 18 302 32.2%
18+ 637 67.8%
65+ 58 6.2%
Median Age 32.7
Average Family Size 3.24
White 925 98.5%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 5 0.5%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.2%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 6 0.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 6 0.6%

Estimated Goldsboro Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 940
Growth 1
Growth % 0.1%

Goldsboro Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 41.8%
Irish 10.6%
Italian 6.9%
US/American 6.4%
English 5.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.6%
Welsh 4.3%
Polish 3.2%
French (except Basque) 2.6%
European 2.2%
Russian 1.9%
Scottish 1.4%
Romanian 1.2%
Scotch-Irish 0.9%
Swiss 0.9%
Slovak 0.9%
Celtic 0.6%
Dutch 0.6%
Norwegian 0.6%
Slavic 0.6%
Northern European 0.6%
Croatian 0.4%
Lithuanian 0.3%
Czech 0.3%
French Canadian 0.3%
Macedonian 0.3%
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Goldsboro

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Etters (17319)
Newberrytown (17319)
Yocumtown (17319)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Goldsboro 939 $60,455
Highspire 2,720 $40,398
Lewisberry 385 $58,125
Manchester 2,350 $47,845
Middletown 9,242 $43,661
Royalton 963 $44,821
York Haven 809 $32,917
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Goldsboro

Featured Colleges in the Goldsboro Area (QuickSchools™)

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

Matching School Ads

Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • Programs: Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online), Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online), Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BS in Business Administration - Project Management, MSHUS- Family and Community Services, AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master, Associate, Certificate

Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool)—The Original Information School—is proud of its position as a leader in the field.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Library and Information Sciences
  • Degrees: Master

Change the World with American University

Be a part of something bigger than yourself.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Measurement & Evaluation, Master of Science in Nutrition Education, Master of Arts in Economics - Applied Economics, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.

  • Programs: Master of Public Health
  • Degrees: Master
Matching School Ads

Goldsboro Colleges

(List of Pennsylvania Colleges)

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Goldsboro

Advanced Controls

Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.

Limit Results to One State?

Sorry, no cities with similar criterias found in our database. Please choose any other state and try.
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Study Online in Goldsboro

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Additional Resources

Large City Map

Info for Goldsboro Government Officials

Are you an official in the Goldsboro government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104