Mount Wolf, Pennsylvania

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High Points

Mount Wolf strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):

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Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Mount Wolf Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Mount Wolf People in Middle Class or Better

Comparative Profile of Mount Wolf, Pennsylvania

Comparing Mount Wolf to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 8 6
Age of the Population 7 6
Well-Paid Single Men 7 6
Racial Diversity 6 7
Senior Citizens 6 5
Female Share of the Population 6 4
Male Share of the Population 5 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 7 9
Average Household Size 5 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 9 9
People in Middle Class or Better 9 9
Median Family Income 8 8
College Educated Adults 5 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 7 5
Walking and Biking to Work 6 6
Short Commute Times 6 6
Working at Home 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 4
Affordability of Rents 4 4
People Living Alone 3 2
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 3
Housing Recently Built 2 7

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Mount Wolf Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 21 miles W of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 52 miles N of Baltimore, Maryland
County York
Metro Area York
Standard Zip Codes 17347
Phone Area Codes 717
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.063
Longitude -76.704

Mount Wolf Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.4 miles
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
Distance 13.1 miles
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
Distance 14.8 miles
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
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Mount Wolf Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,373 100%
Male 660 48.1%
Female 713 51.9%
Under 18 335 24.4%
18+ 1,038 75.6%
65+ 234 17%
Median Age 39.5
Average Family Size 2.85
White 1,332 97%
African-American 17 1.2%
Asian 3 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.1%
Other 3 0.2%
Mixed Race 16 1.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 22 1.6%

Estimated Mount Wolf Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,345
Growth -28
Growth % -2%

Mount Wolf 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 49.6%
US/American 16.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.8%
Irish 5.9%
Italian 2.9%
Polish 2.7%
Pennsylvania German 2.6%
English 2.2%
Norwegian 1.7%
Scotch-Irish 1.7%
Welsh 1.7%
European 0.8%
Dutch 0.8%
Canadian 0.4%
French (except Basque) 0.4%
Iranian 0.3%
Russian 0.3%
Scottish 0.3%
Hungarian 0.2%
Austrian 0.2%
Lithuanian 0.2%
Danish 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Saginaw (17347)
Starview (17347)

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)
Mount Wolf 1,373 $47,813
Goldsboro 939 $60,455
Manchester 2,350 $47,845
Marietta 2,689 $46,905
West York 4,321 $41,574
York 40,862 $30,762
York Haven 809 $32,917
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