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Demographics

People

Total Population1,068
Male Share of the Population50.5%
Female Share of the Population49.5%
Senior Citizens10.1%
Employed Population 16+485
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married42.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher6.9%
Median Earnings25+$32,214
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,625
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,639

Wealth

Median Family Income$47,500
% Above Poverty Level87.1%
% Below Poverty Level12.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone29%
Median Gross Rent$638
Median House Value$109,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.2%
Irish6.6%
Italian4.2%
English4%
Scottish2.3%
Dutch2.1%
French Except Basque1.8%
Polish1.4%
German1.3%
Russian1%
Austrian0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Swedish0.2%
Swiss0.1%
Australian0.1%
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Halifax Almanac

CategoryValue
County Dauphin County
Standard Zip Codes17032
Phone Area Codes717
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.46
Approximate Longitude-76.93

Halifax Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationNEWPORT RIVER
Distance10.6 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
Distance22.1 miles
Jan Temp18 to 35 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip42 inches
StationLEWISTOWN
Distance34.3 miles
Jan Temp19 to 36 F
Apr Temp38 to 62 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 64 F
Annual Precip40.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dauphin960$76,957
Duncannon1,472$57,500
Elizabethville1,770$47,045
Liverpool753$56,750
Millersburg2,540$56,176
New Buffalo101$69,583

Halifax Public Schools

Enders-fisherville El Sch
791 Enders Rd
ZIP: 17032
(717) 362-9259
Primary
Total Enrollment 164
Halifax Area El Sch
151 School Rd
ZIP: 17032
(717) 896-3416
Primary
Total Enrollment 312
Halifax Area Hs
3940 Peters Mountain Rd
ZIP: 17032
(717) 896-3416
High
Total Enrollment 304
Halifax Area Ms
3940 Peters Mountain Rd
ZIP: 17032
(717) 896-3416
Middle
Total Enrollment 258

Halifax Private Schools

Armstrong Valley Christian School
943 Enders Rd
ZIP: 17032
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 6
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