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Demographics

People

Total Population2,005
Male Share of the Population49.1%
Female Share of the Population50.9%
Senior Citizens18%
Employed Population 16+944
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married49.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.8%
Median Earnings25+$32,357
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,813
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$51,471
% Above Poverty Level91.5%
% Below Poverty Level8.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.7%
Median Gross Rent$645
Median House Value$84,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.2%
Irish8.2%
English6.9%
Polish4%
Swedish3.1%
Dutch3%
Italian2%
Scottish1.7%
German1.3%
French Except Basque0.7%
Welsh0.5%
Czech0.2%
Russian0.2%
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Burnham Almanac

CategoryValue
County Mifflin County
Standard Zip Codes17009
Phone Area Codes717
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.63
Approximate Longitude-77.56

Burnham Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLEWISTOWN
Distance3.8 miles
Jan Temp19 to 36 F
Apr Temp38 to 62 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 64 F
Annual Precip40.8 inches
StationNEWPORT RIVER
Distance25.3 miles
Jan Temp19 to 37 F
Apr Temp38 to 63 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip40.7 inches
StationPHILIPSBURG 8 E
Distance32.4 miles
Jan Temp16 to 31 F
Apr Temp35 to 57 F
Jul Temp57 to 78 F
Oct Temp39 to 58 F
Annual Precip41.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Lewistown8,300$37,331
McClure1,093$45,625
McVeytown373$55,625
Mifflin600$50,000
Mifflintown1,123$52,500
Port Royal886$52,679
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