Demographics

People

Total Population1,997
Male Share of the Population49.6%
Female Share of the Population50.4%
Senior Citizens16.8%
Employed Population 16+992
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married48.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.3%
Median Earnings25+$35,168
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,539

Wealth

Median Family Income$61,750
% Above Poverty Level92%
% Below Poverty Level8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone31.3%
Median Gross Rent$733
Median House Value$83,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.4%
Irish8.4%
English7.9%
Polish4.9%
Dutch4.1%
Scottish2.9%
Swedish2.1%
Italian1.7%
French Except Basque1.7%
German1.4%
Welsh0.9%
Czech0.3%
Russian0.3%
Slovak0.2%
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Burnham Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyMifflin 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
Lewistown8,228$46,404
McClure1,278$51,563
McVeytown334$57,679
Mifflin534$45,250
Mifflintown1,080$58,750
Port Royal830$54,688
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