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Demographics

People

Total Population866
Male Share of the Population57.3%
Female Share of the Population42.7%
Senior Citizens14.4%
Employed Population 16+326
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married40.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher6.4%
Median Earnings25+$29,271
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,094
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,125

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,107
% Above Poverty Level78.2%
% Below Poverty Level21.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation1.2%

Housing

People Living Alone20.8%
Median Gross Rent$497
Median House Value$32,600

Ancestry

Irish35.8%
Italian19.3%
Polish14.5%
Lithuanian12.2%
Dutch6.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)4.4%
Ukrainian4%
English3%
Welsh2.1%
German1.5%
Slovak1.3%
Greek1%
Austrian0.7%
Russian0.5%
Czech0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Canadian0.1%
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Gilberton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Schuylkill County
Standard Zip Codes17934
Phone Area Codes
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.8
Approximate Longitude-76.21

Gilberton 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
Distance21 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
StationBELTZVILLE DAM
Distance25.2 miles
Jan Temp14 to 34 F
Apr Temp35 to 59 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 63 F
Annual Precip49.7 inches
StationRODALE RESEARCH CENTER
Distance31.2 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
Frackville3,730$63,611
Girardville1,335$43,984
Ringtown762$63,333
Shenandoah4,931$33,257
St. Clair2,927$50,385
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