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Demographics

People

Total Population1,542
Male Share of the Population50%
Female Share of the Population50%
Senior Citizens18.4%
Employed Population 16+623
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married46.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9%
Median Earnings25+$26,821
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,292

Wealth

Median Family Income$38,750
% Above Poverty Level80.7%
% Below Poverty Level19.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home3.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.4%
Median Gross Rent$613
Median House Value$116,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.6%
Irish13.6%
English6.2%
Italian3.2%
Scottish2.5%
Polish1.5%
Dutch1.3%
French Except Basque0.8%
Swedish0.7%
Welsh0.5%
Croatian0.3%
Austrian0.2%
German0.2%
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Hancock Almanac

CategoryValue
County Washington County
Standard Zip Codes21750
Phone Area Codes240,301
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.7
Approximate Longitude-78.17

Hancock Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHANCOCK
Distance0.2 miles
Jan Temp20 to 40 F
Apr Temp38 to 65 F
Jul Temp62 to 86 F
Oct Temp40 to 67 F
Annual Precip38 inches
StationMERCERSBURG 1 E
Distance17.6 miles
Jan Temp21 to 39 F
Apr Temp39 to 65 F
Jul Temp61 to 87 F
Oct Temp39 to 66 F
Annual Precip42.5 inches
StationMARTINSBURG RGNL AP
Distance23.2 miles
Jan Temp23 to 41 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp43 to 68 F
Annual Precip39.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Clear Spring448$55,625
Hagerstown40,325$48,554
Williamsport2,031$57,885

Hancock Public Schools

Hancock Elementary
290 W Main St
ZIP: 21750
(301) 766-8178
Primary
Total Enrollment 247
Hancock Middle Senior High
289 W Main St
ZIP: 21750
(301) 766-8186
Other
Total Enrollment 261
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