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People

Total Population 2,222
Male Share of the Population 46%
Female Share of the Population 54%
Senior Citizens 24%
Employed Population 16+ 1,121
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 50.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $49,875
% Above Poverty Level 92.4%
% Below Poverty Level 7.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 3.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 33.6%
Median Gross Rent $719
Median House Value $109,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.1%
US/American 0%
English 7.6%
Irish 11.2%

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

Watsontown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 66 miles W of Scranton, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 118 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Northumberland
Standard Zip Codes 17777
Phone Area Codes 570
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.084
Longitude -76.864

Watsontown 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 WILLIAMSPORT LYCOMING AP
Distance 11.8 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 33 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 41 to 62 F
Annual Precip 41.5 inches
Station SELINSGROVE 2 S
Distance 20.8 miles
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
Station CANTON
Distance 36.8 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 32 F
Apr Temp 33 to 57 F
Jul Temp 55 to 81 F
Oct Temp 35 to 61 F
Annual Precip 39.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Delaware Run (17777)

Goosetown (17777)

Watsonville (17777)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Lewisburg 5,781 $37,500
McEwensville 367 $45,750

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

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