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Demographics

People

Total Population1,476
Male Share of the Population49.3%
Female Share of the Population50.7%
Senior Citizens17.8%
Employed Population 16+782
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married57.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher36.5%
Median Earnings25+$44,896
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,711
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$82,857
% Above Poverty Level95.5%
% Below Poverty Level4.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2%
% Using Public Transportation4.6%

Housing

People Living Alone30.5%
Median Gross Rent$824
Median House Value$136,700

Ancestry

Irish22.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17.8%
English8.9%
Italian7.5%
Polish3.9%
French Except Basque1.8%
Scottish1.8%
German1.5%
West Indian1.3%
Jamaican1.3%
Arab1.3%
Welsh1%
Russian0.9%
Swedish0.9%
African0.9%
Norwegian0.8%
Dutch0.7%
Ghanaian0.7%
Slovak0.5%
Finnish0.5%
Czech0.5%
Hungarian0.4%
Swiss0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Greek0.3%
Croatian0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Portuguese0.3%
Lebanese0.3%
Estonian0.2%
South African0.2%
Serbian0.2%
Macedonian0.1%
Canadian0.1%
Ukrainian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
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Paxtang Almanac

CategoryValue
County Dauphin County
Standard Zip Codes17111
Phone Area Codes717
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.27
Approximate Longitude-76.79

Paxtang Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHARRISBURG CAPITAL CITY
Distance3.1 miles
Jan Temp23 to 38 F
Apr Temp42 to 63 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp45 to 64 F
Annual Precip41.4 inches
StationLEBANON 2 W
Distance20 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
StationNEWPORT RIVER
Distance22.2 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Harrisburg49,278$37,918
Lemoyne4,644$71,111
New Cumberland7,305$78,406
Penbrook2,986$36,801
Steelton5,953$49,800
Wormleysburg3,081$86,445
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