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People

Total Population 4,333
Male Share of the Population 51.4%
Female Share of the Population 48.6%
Senior Citizens 12%
Employed Population 16+ 2,033
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 44.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.9%
Median Earnings25+ $26,752
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $25,378
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,171

Wealth

Median Family Income $53,125
% Above Poverty Level 79.9%
% Below Poverty Level 20.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.1%
% Using Public Transportation 1.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 26.2%
Median Gross Rent $677
Median House Value $99,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.4%
US/American 0%
English 6.8%
Irish 11.5%

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

Jersey Shore Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 84 miles W of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 135 miles N of Baltimore, Maryland
County Lycoming
Metro Area Williamsport
Standard Zip Codes 17723, 17727, 17740
Phone Area Codes 570
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.201
Longitude -77.264

Jersey Shore 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 LOCK HAVEN SEWAGE PLANT
Distance 11.3 miles
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
Station WILLIAMSPORT LYCOMING AP
Distance 18.4 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 33 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 41 to 62 F
Annual Precip 41.5 inches
Station WELLSBORO 4 SW
Distance 35 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 33 to 54 F
Jul Temp 56 to 77 F
Oct Temp 38 to 58 F
Annual Precip 33.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Cammal (17723)

Cedar Run (17727)

Crawford (17740)

Larrys Creek (17740)

Larryville (17740)

Leetonia (17727)

Oriole (17740)

Piatt (17740)

Ramsey (17740)

Rauchtown (17740)

Ross Siding (17723)

Tomb (17740)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Avis 1,650 $65,064
Duboistown 1,195 $59,659
Flemington 1,342 $54,821
Lock Haven 9,790 $44,375
Loganton 559 $60,000

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

Jersey Shore Public Libraries

Library
Jersey Shore Public Library
110 OLIVER STREET
Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania
(570) 398-9891
Library Web Site

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Jersey Shore Hospitals

JERSEY SHORE HOSPITAL
(Voluntary non-profit - Other)
THOMPSON STREET
(570) 398-0100
Emergency Service: Yes

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Jersey Shore High Schools

JERSEY SHORE AREA SHS
570-398-7170
Serves 1,038 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.8

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