Thompsontown strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Thompsontown to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
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|Working at Home|
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|Nearest Medium City||61 miles NW of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||92 miles N of Baltimore, Maryland|
|Standard Zip Codes||17094|
|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 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||17 to 37 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 66 F|
|Annual Precip||44.8 inches|
|Station||SELINSGROVE 2 S|
|Jan Temp||18 to 35 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||42 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.66|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||1||0.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||710|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||3.6%|
|French (except Basque)||0.8%|
According to the US Postal Service, Thompsontown, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Locust Run (17094)
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