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People

Total Population 4,031
Male Share of the Population 45.7%
Female Share of the Population 54.3%
Senior Citizens 19.1%
Employed Population 16+ 1,865
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 45.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 26.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $66,168
% Above Poverty Level 93.1%
% Below Poverty Level 6.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 3.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 35.2%
Median Gross Rent $755
Median House Value $200,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.6%
US/American 0%
English 9.9%
Irish 14.6%

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

Greencastle Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 31 miles NW of Frederick, Maryland (center to center)
Nearest Large City 68 miles NW of Baltimore, Maryland
County Franklin
Standard Zip Codes 17225
Phone Area Codes 717
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.79
Longitude -77.728

Greencastle 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 MERCERSBURG 1 E
Distance 9.6 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 39 F
Apr Temp 39 to 65 F
Jul Temp 61 to 87 F
Oct Temp 39 to 66 F
Annual Precip 42.5 inches
Station CHAMBERSBURG 1 ESE
Distance 11.1 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 37 F
Apr Temp 39 to 63 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 65 F
Annual Precip 41.5 inches
Station CATOCTIN MOUNTAIN PARK
Distance 16.2 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 37 F
Apr Temp 41 to 63 F
Jul Temp 64 to 82 F
Oct Temp 45 to 64 F
Annual Precip 49.1 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Bino (17225)

Cosytown (17225)

Mason Dixon (17225)

Milnor (17225)

Upton (17225)

Waynecastle (17225)

Welsh Run (17225)

Worleytown (17225)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Carroll Valley 3,900 $92,273
Chambersburg 20,519 $49,522
McConnellsburg 1,045 $39,946

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

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Greencastle High Schools

GREENCASTLE-ANTRIM SHS
717-597-2186
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 869 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.2

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