Martinsburg strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Low Violent Crime
Short Commute Times
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Martinsburg to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||78 miles NW of Frederick, Maryland (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||88 miles E of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|Standard Zip Codes||16662|
|Phone Area Codes||814|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||ALTOONA BLAIR CO AP|
|Jan Temp||20 to 35 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||36.7 inches|
|Station||ALTOONA 3 W|
|Jan Temp||18 to 35 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||42.6 inches|
|Station||EBENSBURG SEWAGE PLANT|
|Jan Temp||16 to 35 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||49.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.85|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||8||0.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,157|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||5.3%|
|French (except Basque)||1.8%|
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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. Marysville, Kansas||88.8||36.8%||23.4%||15.8%||12||$40,427||5.4%||2%||3,271||8.5%||11.3||0.3%||1.2|
|2. West Pittston, Pennsylvania||85.9||34.1%||22.9%||18.3%||22||$41,729||4.4%||0.6%||5,072||10.1%||18.9||0.3%||1.2|
|3. Scottdale, Pennsylvania||85.5||32.7%||20.8%||18.3%||21||$41,114||4.9%||1.9%||4,772||8.3%||24.1||0.3%||0.6|
|4. Viroqua, Wisconsin||83.9||39.6%||26.2%||15%||16||$35,475||5.4%||1.3%||4,335||12.9%||19.6||0.2%||0.5|
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