Lewistown strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Affordability of Rents
Short Commute Times
Comparing Lewistown to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
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|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male 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|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||77 miles NW of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||102 miles NW of Baltimore, Maryland|
|Standard Zip Codes||17044|
|Phone Area Codes||717|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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|
|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||PHILIPSBURG 8 E|
|Jan Temp||16 to 31 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||41.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.87|
|American Indian & Alaskan||18||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||102||1.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||8,649|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||6.8%|
|French (except Basque)||2%|
According to the US Postal Service, Lewistown, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Bratton (17044)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
(Voluntary non-profit - Other)
400 HIGHLAND AVENUE
Emergency Service: Yes
|(As of 2006)|
10180 Us Hwy 522 South
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Student/teacher ratio: 14.9
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Student/teacher ratio: 13.4
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Sunbury, Pennsylvania||88.9||36.3%||17.4%||6.1%||19||$33,148||6.1%||4.7%||10,610||18.1%||42.3||0.3%||9|
|2. Edwardsville, Pennsylvania||87.5||41%||21.2%||11.4%||20||$26,908||7.2%||4.6%||4,984||25.9%||42.5||0.3%||6.8|
|3. Cumberland, Maryland||86||38%||20.7%||13%||19||$34,500||5.9%||7.5%||21,518||19.8%||49.9||0.4%||9.9|
|4. Brainerd, Minnesota||85.2||37.8%||18.1%||14.1%||17||$35,212||7.7%||4.2%||13,178||17.6%||70.4||0.4%||5.4|
|5. Cuba, Missouri||84.5||32.8%||19.4%||9.1%||19||$30,069||6.8%||2.3%||3,230||20.1%||109.6||0.4%||7.1|
|6. Newport, Tennessee||83.5||36.3%||17.1%||6.4%||23||$26,791||6.4%||7.9%||7,242||29.1%||80.1||0.1%||6.4|
|7. Lawrenceburg, Tennessee||83.2||34%||19.7%||10.7%||19||$32,856||5.8%||6.7%||10,796||16.4%||87.5||0.2%||21.1|
|8. Lebanon, Missouri||82.4||32.8%||17.9%||12.4%||15||$36,509||7.5%||4%||12,155||15.2%||63.1||0.3%||5.9|
|9. El Dorado Springs, Missouri||82||36.1%||24.4%||8.5%||19||$26,366||6.2%||3.6%||3,775||24.9%||56.4||0.5%||6.4|
|10. St. James, Missouri||80.8||33.4%||25.2%||12.9%||21||$29,952||5.5%||6.2%||3,704||17.2%||45.9||0.2%||6.2|
|11. Smithville, Tennessee||79||34%||19.6%||10.8%||16||$30,179||6.2%||5.7%||3,994||22.2%||56.3||0.2%||6|
|12. Haleyville, Alabama||75.9||34.8%||20.6%||12%||16||$33,875||6.1%||5.2%||4,182||23%||45||0.5%||12.9|
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