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People

Total Population 2,864
Male Share of the Population 47.6%
Female Share of the Population 52.4%
Senior Citizens 15.9%
Employed Population 16+ 1,408
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 62.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 30.1%
Median Earnings25+ $40,175
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree $34,234

Wealth

Median Family Income $73,250
% Above Poverty Level 96.5%
% Below Poverty Level 3.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 27.2%
Median Gross Rent $851
Median House Value $194,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.2%
US/American 0%
English 10.1%
Irish 10.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Strasburg Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 7 miles SE of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 51 miles NE of Baltimore, Maryland
County Lancaster
Metro Area Lancaster
Standard Zip Codes 17579
Phone Area Codes 717
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.983
Longitude -76.184

Strasburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station LANCASTER 2 NE FILT PLT
Distance 7 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 38 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 43 to 65 F
Annual Precip 43.4 inches
Station HOLTWOOD
Distance 13 miles
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
Station WEST CHESTER 2 NW
Distance 29.2 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 40 F
Apr Temp 40 to 63 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 66 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Edisonville (17579)

Hessdale (17579)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Brownstown 2,788 $67,380
Lancaster 59,344 $39,441

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Strasburg Public Libraries

Library
Strasburg-heisler Library
143 PRECISION AVE
Strasburg, Pennsylvania
(717) 687-8969
Library Web Site

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