Mcveytown, Pennsylvania

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Mcveytown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 77 miles N of Frederick, Maryland (center to center)
Nearest Large City 101 miles NW of Baltimore, Maryland
County Mifflin
Standard Zip Codes 17051
Phone Area Codes 717
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.499
Longitude -77.741

Mcveytown Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.9 miles
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
Distance 21.8 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 33 F
Apr Temp 38 to 58 F
Jul Temp 62 to 81 F
Oct Temp 41 to 60 F
Annual Precip 39.7 inches
Distance 32 miles
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
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Mcveytown Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 405 100%
Male 190 46.9%
Female 215 53.1%
Under 18 88 21.7%
18+ 317 78.3%
65+ 102 25.2%
Median Age 40.9
Average Family Size 2.91
White 402 99.3%
African-American 1 0.2%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 1 0.2%

Estimated Mcveytown Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 390
Growth -15
Growth % -3.7%

Mcveytown Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 45.5%
US/American 25%
English 9.4%
Irish 5.7%
French (except Basque) 3.7%
Welsh 2.9%
Dutch 2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 1.6%
Scottish 1.6%
Scotch-Irish 1.2%
Ukrainian 0.8%
Italian 0.4%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Atkinsons Mills (17051)
Little Kansas (17051)
Ryde (17051)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Mcveytown 405 $41,250
Burnham 2,144 $40,781
Huntingdon 6,918 $42,684
Lewistown 8,998 $30,606
Mill Creek 351 $30,833
Mount Union 2,504 $30,582
Newton Hamilton 272 $32,500
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Serves 51 students.

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