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People

Total Population 1,632
Male Share of the Population 45.5%
Female Share of the Population 54.5%
Senior Citizens 8.5%
Employed Population 16+ 821
Age of the Population 21

Families

% of people married 13.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 50.5%
Median Earnings25+ $30,039
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,714

Wealth

Median Family Income $69,141
% Above Poverty Level 72.6%
% Below Poverty Level 27.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 3.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 38.3%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 35.3%
Median Gross Rent $828
Median House Value $306,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 25.9%
US/American 0%
English 11.5%
Irish 10.6%

Shepherdstown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 21 miles W of Frederick, Maryland (center to center)
Nearest Large City 56 miles NW of Washington, District of Columbia
County Jefferson
Standard Zip Codes 25443
Phone Area Codes 304
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.43
Longitude -77.804

Shepherdstown 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 KEARNEYSVILLE
Distance 5.3 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 39 F
Apr Temp 39 to 64 F
Jul Temp 62 to 86 F
Oct Temp 39 to 66 F
Annual Precip 40.4 inches
Station MARTINSBURG RGNL AP
Distance 9.8 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 41 F
Apr Temp 42 to 66 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 43 to 68 F
Annual Precip 39.3 inches
Station FREDERICK POLICE BRKS
Distance 19.9 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 42 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 68 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Harpers Ferry 231 $78,125
Hedgesville 270 $71,250
Martinsburg 17,508 $49,783

Shepherdstown Public Libraries

Library
Shepherdstown Public Library
GERMAN & KING STS
Shepherdstown, West Virginia
(304) 876-2783
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