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Demographics

People

Total Population4,516
Male Share of the Population49.5%
Female Share of the Population50.5%
Senior Citizens13.8%
Employed Population 16+2,744
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married60.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher29.2%
Median Earnings25+$40,592
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,880

Wealth

Median Family Income$82,047
% Above Poverty Level95.5%
% Below Poverty Level4.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work2%
% Using Public Transportation0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone23.4%
Median Gross Rent$1,019
Median House Value$163,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.1%
English11.6%
Irish10.4%
Polish6.6%
Italian6.2%
Swiss3.2%
Scottish2.9%
Welsh2.3%
German1.4%
Swedish0.9%
French Except Basque0.9%
Hungarian0.9%
Jamaican0.7%
West Indian0.7%
Russian0.4%
Canadian0.3%
Dutch0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Slovak0.2%
African0.2%
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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
Brownstown2,621$80,645
Lancaster59,341$41,171
Lititz9,209$64,869
Manheim4,867$48,984

East Petersburg Public Schools

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