Snow Shoe, Pennsylvania

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Snow Shoe

Snow Shoe, Pennsylvania

Contact Accredited Schools With Online Options

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

High Points

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

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Snow Shoe Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Snow Shoe, Pennsylvania

Comparing Snow Shoe 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
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 6 6
Age of the Population 6 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 8
Senior Citizens 4 3
Racial Diversity 2 2
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 9 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 9 9
People in Middle Class or Better 7 7
Median Family Income 6 6
College Educated Adults 5 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 3 3
Short Commute Times 2 1
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1
Public Transportation Use 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 10
Housing Recently Built 5 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 4 8
Affordability of Rents 4 5
People Living Alone 2 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 1

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Snow Shoe

Snow Shoe Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 110 miles NW of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 114 miles E of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Centre
Metro Area State College
Standard Zip Codes 16874
Phone Area Codes 814
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.03
Longitude -77.949

Snow Shoe 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 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 31 F
Apr Temp 35 to 57 F
Jul Temp 57 to 78 F
Oct Temp 39 to 58 F
Annual Precip 41.8 inches
Distance 16.5 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 25.8 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 33 F
Apr Temp 32 to 59 F
Jul Temp 58 to 83 F
Oct Temp 38 to 62 F
Annual Precip 42.3 inches
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Snow Shoe

Snow Shoe Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 771 100%
Male 400 51.9%
Female 371 48.1%
Under 18 192 24.9%
18+ 579 75.1%
65+ 106 13.7%
Median Age 38.3
Average Family Size 3.13
White 769 99.7%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 2 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.4%

Estimated Snow Shoe Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 778
Growth 7
Growth % 0.9%

Snow Shoe 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 17.2%
US/American 11.9%
Irish 10.7%
Slovak 10%
English 8.3%
Polish 6.7%
Italian 5.3%
Swedish 4.8%
French (except Basque) 3.4%
Scottish 3.3%
Dutch 2.8%
Welsh 2.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.4%
Russian 1.7%
Pennsylvania German 1.5%
Portuguese 1%
Scotch-Irish 0.9%
French Canadian 0.9%
Swiss 0.7%
Slavic 0.7%
Ukrainian 0.7%
Canadian 0.5%
Lithuanian 0.5%
Austrian 0.5%
Brazilian 0.3%
Norwegian 0.3%
Czechoslovakian 0.3%
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Snow Shoe

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Snow Shoe 771 $42,222
Bellefonte 6,395 $42,378
Howard 699 $47,885
Milesburg 1,187 $37,885
Philipsburg 3,056 $36,667
Port Matilda 638 $37,344
State College 38,420 $54,949
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Snow Shoe

Featured Colleges in the Snow Shoe Area (QuickSchools™)

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

Matching School Ads

Grow Your Career with the University of Saint Mary

  • Programs: Masters of Business Administration - Human Resources Management, RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Masters of Business Administration - Health Care Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • Programs: Creative Writing, Master of Fine Arts (Online), Entertainment Business, Master of Science (Online), Audio Production Bachelors (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

A private, nonprofit, 501(c)(3) institution, Antioch University serves approximately 5,000 adult students online and at five campuses in four states. All benefit from an education immersed in our core values of inclusiveness, social justice, experiential learning, and socially engaged, global citizenship.  

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Management
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool)—The Original Information School—is proud of its position as a leader in the field.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Library and Information Sciences
  • Degrees: Master

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MSHUS- Organizational and Social Services, MS in Psychology - Addictions, AAS in Business Administration - Small Business Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor
Matching School Ads

Snow Shoe Colleges

(List of Pennsylvania Colleges)

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Snow Shoe

Advanced Controls

Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.

Limit Results to One State?

Sorry, no cities with similar criterias found in our database. Please choose any other state and try.
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Study Online in Snow Shoe

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Additional Resources

Large City Map

Info for Snow Shoe Government Officials

Are you an official in the Snow Shoe government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.