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Demographics

People

Total Population2,621
Male Share of the Population52.3%
Female Share of the Population47.7%
Senior Citizens14.5%
Employed Population 16+1,431
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married63.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher31.7%
Median Earnings25+$40,953
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,595
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,899

Wealth

Median Family Income$80,645
% Above Poverty Level92.3%
% Below Poverty Level7.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home12.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.9%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone17.7%
Median Gross Rent$1,285
Median House Value$226,900

Ancestry

German12%
English8.3%
Swiss4.5%
Irish3.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)3.5%
Polish3.1%
Italian2.6%
Greek2.4%
Scottish1.4%
Welsh0.9%
Russian0.9%
Dutch0.8%
Romanian0.4%
Finnish0.4%
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Brownstown Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lancaster County
P.O. Box Zip Codes17508
Phone Area Codes717
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.12
Approximate Longitude-76.22

Brownstown Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLANCASTER 2 NE FILT PLT
Distance6.3 miles
Jan Temp21 to 38 F
Apr Temp40 to 62 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 65 F
Annual Precip43.4 inches
StationLANDISVILLE 2 NW
Distance11.6 miles
Jan Temp21 to 38 F
Apr Temp39 to 64 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 66 F
Annual Precip43.4 inches
StationHOLTWOOD
Distance21 miles
Jan Temp23 to 38 F
Apr Temp42 to 61 F
Jul Temp67 to 85 F
Oct Temp46 to 64 F
Annual Precip37.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Akron3,956$66,528
Ephrata13,714$58,452
Lancaster59,341$41,171
Lititz9,209$64,869
New Holland5,418$56,572
Roseville145$51,250

Brownstown Public Schools

Brownstown El Sch
51 School Lane
ZIP: 17508
(717) 656-6021
Primary
Total Enrollment 491
Lancaster County Ctc-brownstown Campus
Metzler & Snyder Roads, Po Box 519
ZIP: 17508
(717) 859-5101
High
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