Demographics

People

Total Population4,528
Male Share of the Population49%
Female Share of the Population51%
Senior Citizens13.9%
Employed Population 16+2,736
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married61.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher33%
Median Earnings25+$43,570
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$82,276
% Above Poverty Level96.3%
% Below Poverty Level3.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation1%

Housing

People Living Alone26.4%
Median Gross Rent$1,026
Median House Value$170,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.9%
English9.1%
Irish8.2%
Polish6.4%
Italian5.4%
Swiss2.8%
Russian2.3%
Welsh1.8%
Scottish1.5%
Austrian1.1%
Swedish1%
German0.9%
French Except Basque0.9%
West Indian0.7%
Jamaican0.7%
Hungarian0.6%
Dutch0.5%
Ukrainian0.3%
Slovak0.3%
Czech0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
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East Petersburg Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lancaster County
Standard Zip Codes17520
Phone Area Codes717
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.1
Approximate Longitude-76.35

East Petersburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLANDISVILLE 2 NW
Distance4.3 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
Distance18.5 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
StationOCTORARO LAKE
Distance26.3 miles
Jan Temp20 to 40 F
Apr Temp37 to 65 F
Jul Temp62 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 67 F
Annual Precip45.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brownstown2,274$91,422
Lancaster59,556$44,805
Lititz9,269$67,384
Manheim4,881$49,435
Mountville2,848$58,530
Roseville123$50,938

East Petersburg Public Schools

East Petersburg El Sch
5700 Lemon St
ZIP: 17520
(717) 569-1211
Primary
Total Enrollment 471
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