Demographics

People

Total Population2,274
Male Share of the Population49.3%
Female Share of the Population50.7%
Senior Citizens21%
Employed Population 16+1,368
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married62.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher32.3%
Median Earnings25+$44,886
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,519

Wealth

Median Family Income$91,422
% Above Poverty Level91.4%
% Below Poverty Level8.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home10.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone15.8%
Median Gross Rent$1,298
Median House Value$236,900

Ancestry

English10.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.9%
Irish5.8%
Swiss5.5%
Polish3.5%
Greek3.5%
Italian2.2%
Scottish1.6%
Russian1.1%
Welsh1.1%
German0.6%
Finnish0.5%
Romanian0.4%
Dutch0.4%
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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
Akron3,975$74,962
Ephrata13,785$60,238
Lancaster59,556$44,805
Lititz9,269$67,384
New Holland5,445$57,518
Roseville123$50,938

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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