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Demographics

People

Total Population960
Male Share of the Population56.8%
Female Share of the Population43.2%
Senior Citizens13.9%
Employed Population 16+457
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married55.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher31.4%
Median Earnings25+$40,441
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,000

Wealth

Median Family Income$76,957
% Above Poverty Level94.5%
% Below Poverty Level5.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone23.2%
Median Gross Rent$917
Median House Value$160,000

Ancestry

Italian15%
Irish12.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.4%
English3%
French Except Basque1.7%
Danishn1.7%
Czech1.7%
Slovak1.5%
African1.1%
Croatian1.1%
Dutch1%
Welsh1%
Swiss0.9%
Scottish0.8%
German0.7%
Austrian0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
Polish0.4%
Canadian0.3%
Swedish0.2%
Hungarian0.1%
Russian0.1%
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Dauphin Almanac

CategoryValue
County Dauphin County
Standard Zip Codes17018
Phone Area Codes717
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.36
Approximate Longitude-76.93

Dauphin Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHARRISBURG CAPITAL CITY
Distance11.3 miles
Jan Temp23 to 38 F
Apr Temp42 to 63 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp45 to 64 F
Annual Precip41.4 inches
StationNEWPORT RIVER
Distance13.3 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
StationSELINSGROVE 2 S
Distance29 miles
Jan Temp18 to 35 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip42 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Duncannon1,472$57,500
Halifax1,068$47,500
Harrisburg49,160$35,536
Marysville2,516$60,625
New Buffalo101$69,583
Wormleysburg3,074$82,119

Dauphin Public Schools

Middle Paxton El Sch
931 Peters Mountain Rd
ZIP: 17018
(717) 921-8951
Primary
Total Enrollment 306
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