Mifflintown strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Mifflintown to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
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|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||68 miles NW of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||96 miles NW of Baltimore, Maryland|
|Standard Zip Codes||17059|
|Phone Area Codes||717|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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|
|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|
|Average Family Size||2.97|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||75||8.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||846|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||14.3%|
|French (except Basque)||2.2%|
According to the US Postal Service, Mifflintown, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Arch Rock (17059)
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Student/teacher ratio: 17.7
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