Demographics

People

Total Population1,650
Male Share of the Population50.3%
Female Share of the Population49.7%
Senior Citizens19.9%
Employed Population 16+844
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married51.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher31.2%
Median Earnings25+$46,279
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$77,222
% Above Poverty Level94.3%
% Below Poverty Level5.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation4.7%

Housing

People Living Alone26.5%
Median Gross Rent$1,057
Median House Value$137,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)32%
Irish15.8%
English7.7%
Italian6%
Polish3.3%
Scottish1.8%
West Indian1.7%
Jamaican1.7%
German1.5%
Dutch1.2%
French Except Basque1%
Swedish0.8%
Russian0.8%
Arab0.7%
Norwegian0.7%
Welsh0.7%
Czech0.7%
Finnish0.5%
Slovak0.4%
Swiss0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Croatian0.2%
Estonian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Macedonian0.2%
Serbian0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
Austrian0.1%
South African0.1%
African0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Greek0.1%
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Paxtang Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyDauphin 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
Harrisburg49,230$41,333
Lemoyne4,641$77,153
New Cumberland7,298$78,659
Penbrook2,981$47,454
Steelton5,954$49,962
Wormleysburg3,061$84,919
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