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Demographics

People

Total Population1,641
Male Share of the Population47.6%
Female Share of the Population52.4%
Senior Citizens19.1%
Employed Population 16+838
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married46.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.8%
Median Earnings25+$33,894
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,058
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,625

Wealth

Median Family Income$57,813
% Above Poverty Level90.1%
% Below Poverty Level9.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone27.3%
Median Gross Rent$744
Median House Value$109,200

Ancestry

Italian9.6%
Irish9.1%
Polish8.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)7.9%
English5.5%
Dutch4.6%
German4.4%
Welsh2.9%
Greek2.8%
Lithuanian2.3%
Ukrainian1.7%
Russian1.3%
French Except Basque0.9%
Scottish0.7%
Austrian0.7%
Swedish0.6%
Slovak0.6%
Czech0.6%
Hungarian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Jamaican0.1%
West Indian0.1%
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Cressona Almanac

CategoryValue
County Schuylkill County
Standard Zip Codes17929
Phone Area Codes570
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.63
Approximate Longitude-76.19

Cressona Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHAMBURG
Distance12.2 miles
Jan Temp18 to 36 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 63 F
Annual Precip46.6 inches
StationREADING 4 NNW
Distance19.9 miles
Jan Temp21 to 38 F
Apr Temp40 to 62 F
Jul Temp65 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 65 F
Annual Precip44.8 inches
StationRODALE RESEARCH CENTER
Distance25.6 miles
Jan Temp17 to 36 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp59 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 63 F
Annual Precip46 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Landingville104$76,667
Orwigsburg2,995$69,861
Palo Alto962$63,807
Port Carbon1,847$56,250
Pottsville13,827$57,055
Schuylkill Haven5,244$67,250

Cressona Public Schools

Blue Mountain El Cressona Sch
45 Wilder St
ZIP: 17929
(570) 385-5580
Middle
Total Enrollment 164
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