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Demographics

People

Total Population2,031
Male Share of the Population42.7%
Female Share of the Population57.3%
Senior Citizens24.8%
Employed Population 16+810
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married41.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.3%
Median Earnings25+$32,173
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$24,063
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,167

Wealth

Median Family Income$57,885
% Above Poverty Level81.9%
% Below Poverty Level18.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work3%
% Using Public Transportation4%

Housing

People Living Alone44.2%
Median Gross Rent$745
Median House Value$152,900

Ancestry

German32.7%
Irish19.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.4%
English11.5%
French Except Basque3.8%
Polish2.8%
Italian2.7%
Scottish1.5%
Swiss1.4%
Dutch1.2%
Hungarian0.7%
Russian0.5%
Swedish0.5%
Iranian0.4%
Norwegian0.4%
Welsh0.2%
Canadian0.2%
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Williamsport Almanac

CategoryValue
County Washington County
Standard Zip Codes21795
Phone Area Codes240,301
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.59
Approximate Longitude-77.81

Williamsport Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHAGERSTOWN
Distance5.8 miles
Jan Temp21 to 38 F
Apr Temp41 to 63 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 66 F
Annual Precip39.4 inches
StationKEARNEYSVILLE
Distance15.4 miles
Jan Temp20 to 39 F
Apr Temp39 to 64 F
Jul Temp62 to 86 F
Oct Temp39 to 66 F
Annual Precip40.4 inches
StationMARTINSBURG RGNL AP
Distance16.4 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
Boonsboro3,458$71,429
Clear Spring448$55,625
Funkstown793$68,333
Hagerstown40,325$48,554
Keedysville1,181$106,429
Sharpsburg787$57,125

Williamsport Public Schools

Hickory Elementary
11101 Hickory School Rd
ZIP: 21795
(301) 766-8198
Primary
Total Enrollment 266
Springfield Middle
334 Sunset Ave
ZIP: 21795
(301) 766-8389
Middle
Total Enrollment 838
Williamsport Elementary
1 S Clifton Dr
ZIP: 21795
(301) 766-8415
Primary
Total Enrollment 585
Williamsport High
5 S Clifton Dr
ZIP: 21795
(301) 766-8423
High
Total Enrollment 938

Williamsport Private Schools

Cedar Ridge School
12146 Cedar Ridge Rd
ZIP: 21795
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 39
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Historic Williamsport

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Potomac River at Williamsport between 1900 and 1906

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Potomac River at Williamsport between 1900 and 1906

Up the Potomac ca. 1892

Chesapeake and Ohio Canal c1903.

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