Howard strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Comparing Howard to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||98 miles NW of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||128 miles E of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|Metro Area||State College|
|Standard Zip Codes||16841|
|Phone Area Codes||814|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||LOCK HAVEN SEWAGE PLANT|
|Jan Temp||16 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||41 inches|
|Jan Temp||18 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||39.7 inches|
|Jan Temp||19 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||40.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.87|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||3||0.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||665|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||2.8%|
|French (except Basque)||0.6%|
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