|Male Share of the Population||50%|
|Female Share of the Population||50%|
|Employed Population 16+||3,281|
|Age of the Population||37|
|% of people married||35.5%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||11.9%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$36,600|
|% Above Poverty Level||74.2%|
|% Below Poverty Level||25.8%|
|Average Commute Time||22 minutes|
|% Working from Home||2.3%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||6.1%|
|% Using Public Transportation||0.7%|
|People Living Alone||34.5%|
|Median Gross Rent||$590|
|Median House Value||$69,700|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||14%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|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 Stations
|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|
According to the US Postal Service, Lewistown, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
Colonial Hill (17044)
Juniata Terr (17044)
Lewistown Jun (17044)
Strodes Mills (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
Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Saint Xavier University, Chicago’s oldest Catholic university, has a long history of educating students to prepare them for professional success and lay the foundation for personal fulfillment.
Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.
(Sorted by Number of Students)
INDIAN VALLEY SHS
Serves 1,041 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.9
LEWISTOWN AREA SHS
Serves 964 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.4
Lewistown colleges and trade schools.
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