Manchester 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 Manchester to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Women|
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|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
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|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|People Living Alone|
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|Nearest Medium City||21 miles W of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||52 miles N of Baltimore, Maryland|
|Standard Zip Codes||17345|
|Phone Area Codes||717|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||YORK 3 SSW PUMP STN|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|Average Family Size||2.81|
|American Indian & Alaskan||6||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||35||1.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,436|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||6.2%|
|French (except Basque)||0.6%|
According to the US Postal Service, Manchester, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Strinestown (17345)
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