dcsimg

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/.

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab.
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Master of Arts in Law - Non-Profit Management
  • Bachelor of Arts in English - Self-Designed
  • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies
  • Recognized as a Top 20 Best Online Bachelor’s Program by U.S. News & World Report in 2016.
  • Online, campus-based, and evening courses offered in 95 areas of study, including Business, Nursing, Psychology, & more.
  • Endorsed by G.I. Jobs and Military Advanced Education magazine as a Military Friendly School in 2015.
  • Features small class sizes, with a student-to-faculty ratio of 23 to 1.
  • 88% of Regent University students receive financial aid, with $18 million awarded in institutional scholarships & aid each year.
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor's Programs in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
  • Lets undergrad students try classes before paying any tuition.
  • Has an average class sizes of 18 for undergraduate and 13 for graduate-level courses.
  • Offers numerous scholarship opportunities that can help students save up to $750 per term on their tuition.
  • Tends to educate degree-seeking online and campus-based students who are adult learners with families and students who work while pursuing higher education.
Programs
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Full Sail’s curriculum combines elements of creativity, art, business and life skills, technical prowess, and academic achievement.
  • Full Sail offers accelerated programs, so a degree that would normally take four years takes 24 months on average.
  • Students work with industry-standard tools and technologies, allowing them to gain practical knowledge and real-world experience.
  • Join us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram to interact with our community, read about grad success, and see campus images.
Programs
  • Commercial Truck Driver Training
  • Provides programs in medical assisting, pharmacy technology, welding technology, and more.                                                                                                                                                                                                       
  • Offers online access to academic records, student account information, and campus communications through MyCampusLink web portal.                                                                                                                   
  • Has conducted training for several Fortune 500 companies including Coca Cola, Fed Ex, Verizon, and more.                                                                                                                                                                               
  • Accredited by The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges(ACCSC).
  • 3 locations across Pennsylvania, and 1 in Baltimore, Marlyand.
camnpus icon
Kearneysville
Request Info
Programs
  • Professional Massage Therapy Program

• Features a public massage clinic where students can get real-world experience.
• Located in York, Pennsylvania, with additional Steiner Education Group campuses available across the nation.
• Part of the Steiner Education Group (SEG), a division of Steiner Leisure Ltd.
• Steiner Leisure Ltd. has operations on more than 200 spas and salons worldwide.
• Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).

Greencastle High Schools

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

Study Online in Greencastle
Additional Resources
Info for Greencastle Government Officials


Are you an official in the Greencastle 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.

Back to Top
SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104