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People

Total Population 827
Male Share of the Population 51.4%
Female Share of the Population 48.6%
Senior Citizens 17.4%
Employed Population 16+ 320
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 57.9%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 5.9%
Median Earnings25+ $38,056
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $40,417
Median Earnings With High School Degree $36,375

Wealth

Median Family Income $55,313
% Above Poverty Level 90.2%
% Below Poverty Level 9.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home 2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation 0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 25.4%
Median Gross Rent $654
Median House Value $104,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.6%
US/American 0%
English 8.9%
Irish 7.9%

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

Gratz Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 45 miles NW of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 90 miles N of Baltimore, Maryland
County Dauphin
Metro Area Harrisburg - Lebanon - Carlisle
Standard Zip Codes 17030
Phone Area Codes 717
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.611
Longitude -76.718

Gratz 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 SELINSGROVE 2 S
Distance 14.2 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 63 F
Annual Precip 42 inches
Station NEWPORT RIVER
Distance 23.5 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 37 F
Apr Temp 38 to 63 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 40.7 inches
Station HAMBURG
Distance 38.9 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Berrysburg 377 $75,250
Elizabethville 1,736 $39,241
Lykens 1,680 $46,094

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

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