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People

Total Population 2,753
Male Share of the Population 49.2%
Female Share of the Population 50.8%
Senior Citizens 12%
Employed Population 16+ 1,489
Age of the Population 40

Families

% of people married 39%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $51,875
% Above Poverty Level 94.7%
% Below Poverty Level 5.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 1.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 28.9%
Median Gross Rent $788
Median House Value $130,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.4%
US/American 0%
English 3.9%
Irish 14.9%

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

Manchester Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 21 miles W of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 52 miles N of Baltimore, Maryland
County York
Metro Area York
Standard Zip Codes 17345
Phone Area Codes 717
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.063
Longitude -76.718

Manchester 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 YORK 3 SSW PUMP STN
Distance 10.3 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 39 F
Apr Temp 39 to 65 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 42 to 67 F
Annual Precip 43 inches
Station HARRISBURG CAPITAL CITY
Distance 12.7 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 38 F
Apr Temp 42 to 63 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 45 to 64 F
Annual Precip 41.4 inches
Station LANDISVILLE 2 NW
Distance 15.5 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 38 F
Apr Temp 39 to 64 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 66 F
Annual Precip 43.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Strinestown (17345)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Dover 1,992 $64,185
Goldsboro 1,003 $73,125

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

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Manchester High Schools

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Serves 802 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.9

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