Demographics

People

Total Population1,935
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens9.1%
Employed Population 16+1,018
Age of the Population31

Families

% of people married49.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.5%
Median Earnings25+$40,814
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$44,583
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,601

Wealth

Median Family Income$86,964
% Above Poverty Level91.2%
% Below Poverty Level8.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home7%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone23%
Median Gross Rent$840
Median House Value$189,500

Ancestry

Irish10.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.4%
Italian4.9%
English3.7%
Turkish3.2%
Hungarian2.2%
Polish1.9%
German1.4%
Welsh1.3%
Greek0.7%
Lithuanian0.6%
Austrian0.5%
Dutch0.5%
Canadian0.4%
Swiss0.4%
Swedish0.4%
Danishn0.3%
Scottish0.3%
Arab0.3%
Ukrainian0.2%
Russian0.2%
Slovak0.2%
French Except Basque0.2%
Croatian0.1%
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Jonestown Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyLebanon County
Standard Zip Codes17038
Phone Area Codes717
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.41
Approximate Longitude-76.48

Jonestown Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLEBANON 2 W
Distance5.6 miles
Jan Temp19 to 36 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip43.6 inches
StationLANDISVILLE 2 NW
Distance20.7 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
StationLANCASTER 2 NE FILT PLT
Distance27.2 miles
Jan Temp21 to 38 F
Apr Temp40 to 62 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 65 F
Annual Precip43.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cleona2,091$77,744
Cornwall4,270$84,516
Lebanon25,739$42,218
Myerstown3,178$55,317
Palmyra7,498$63,821
Pine Grove1,999$70,250

Jonestown Public Schools

Jonestown El Sch
135 South King St, Po Box 839
ZIP: 17038
(717) 865-3193
Primary
Total Enrollment 484
Lickdale El Sch
40 Fisher Avenue
ZIP: 17038
(717) 865-4012
Primary
Total Enrollment 209

Jonestown Private Schools

Blue Mt Christian School
14 Silvertown Rd
ZIP: 17038
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 40
Jonestown Mennonite School
239 Old Route 22
ZIP: 17038
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 56
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