Mount Joy strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
Comparing Mount Joy to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
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|Short Commute Times|
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|Nearest Medium City||11 miles NW of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||55 miles N of Baltimore, Maryland|
|Standard Zip Codes||17552|
|Phone Area Codes||717|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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|
|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|
|Jan Temp||23 to 38 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||67 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||37.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.89|
|American Indian & Alaskan||8||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||209||3.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||6,944|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||6.4%|
|French (except Basque)||0.9%|
According to the US Postal Service, Mount Joy, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Donegal Heights (17552)
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Penn Foster College
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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Baltimore School of Massage York Campus is a member of the Steiner Education Group, which is a subsidiary of Steiner Leisure Limited, a global provider of spa services. Steiner Leisure Limited operates more than 175 spas and salons on cruise ships and at resorts worldwide. Steiner spas recruit from the Baltimore School of Massage York Campus.
Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 802 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.1
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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. Niles, Ohio||84.6||33.1%||17.9%||11.5%||19||$42,704||5.5%||4%||20,932||9.6%||120.3||0.2%||6.5|
|2. Lyons, New York||84.2||32.3%||15.6%||13.1%||22||$45,781||5.6%||14.9%||3,695||11.9%||50.9||0.2%||6.5|
|3. Excelsior Springs, Missouri||84||26.5%||13.1%||11.3%||25||$46,284||7.6%||6.7%||10,847||12.2%||53.7||0.1%||7.4|
|4. Benton, Arkansas||83.8||24.7%||14.7%||18.9%||24||$51,064||7%||7%||21,906||8.6%||68.7||0.2%||4.8|
|5. Ludlow, Kentucky||82||29.7%||12.2%||12.2%||23||$44,441||6.9%||1.5%||4,409||11%||62.8||0.3%||14.5|
|6. Seymour, Indiana||81.5||28.4%||13.5%||12%||18||$43,357||7.7%||6.6%||18,101||10%||64.5||0.3%||5.5|
|7. Burton, Michigan||80.1||25.3%||11.2%||11.2%||25||$50,332||7.3%||7.9%||30,308||8.7%||49||0.2%||5|
|8. Oxford, Alabama||79.5||23.4%||14%||17.3%||21||$47,891||6.3%||12.5%||14,592||9.4%||91.2||0.3%||8.6|
|9. Murray, Utah||79.2||24.7%||11.3%||25.5%||22||$51,482||7.5%||8.4%||34,024||6.3%||110.7||0.2%||5|
|10. Mount Ephraim, New Jersey||78.6||30.6%||17.9%||13.3%||26||$59,468||5.7%||2.5%||4,495||4.9%||44.3||0.1%||4.5|
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