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Overview

Introduction to Warminster, Pennsylvania

Warminster is located in the Delaware Valley in Bucks County. It was named after Warminster, England. It's part of the Greater Philadelphia metropolitan area. The region has a large number of historic sites.

Warminster History

Warminster and nearby Attractions

  • Warminster Days
  • Michener Art Museum
  • Pennsbury Manor
  • Bucks County Playhouse
  • Washington Crossing Historic Park
  • Moravian Pottery and Tile Works
  • Moland House
  • Parade at Sesame Place

Warminster Activities

The Delaware River is popular for a variety of activities. The region's Neshaminy, Tyler, Ralph Stover and Delaware Canal state parks are available for recreational activities. The Oxford Valley Golf Course is situated in the county. The area includes the notable Silver Lake Nature Center.

Lake Nockamixon is the largest lake in the county and is available for swimming and boating. Playwicki Park is a large acreage situated near the picturesque Neshaminy Creek and is utilized for a variety of recreational activities. A wide assortment of activities and entertainment are offered in nearby Philadelphia.

Warminster Transportation

Air travel is offered at the Philadelphia International Airport. Bus and rail services are available.

Warminster Higher Education

Delaware Valley College, La Salle University in Newtown and Bucks County Community College are located in the region.

Demographics

People

Total Population32,603
Male Share of the Population47.1%
Female Share of the Population52.9%
Senior Citizens27%
Employed Population 16+14,643
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married55.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher28.1%
Median Earnings25+$43,054
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,412
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,872

Wealth

Median Family Income$86,448
% Above Poverty Level92.5%
% Below Poverty Level7.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home4.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation3.8%

Housing

People Living Alone30.2%
Median Gross Rent$1,235
Median House Value$289,100

Ancestry

Irish26.4%
Italian16.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.1%
English9.2%
Polish6.4%
Ukrainian3.1%
Russian2.7%
French Except Basque1.5%
Scottish1.5%
Dutch1.5%
African1.3%
Hungarian1.1%
Swedish0.9%
Lithuanian0.9%
Arab0.7%
Welsh0.7%
Nigerian0.6%
Finnish0.5%
Slovak0.5%
Austrian0.5%
Lebanese0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Norwegian0.4%
German0.3%
Greek0.3%
Moroccan0.3%
Serbian0.2%
US/American0.2%
West Indian0.2%
Haitian0.2%
Danishn0.1%
Swiss0.1%
Afghan)0.1%
Romanian0.1%
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Warminster Almanac

CategoryValue
County Bucks County
Standard Zip Codes18974
Company Zip Codes18991
Phone Area Codes215, 267
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.21
Approximate Longitude-75.07

Warminster Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWILLOW GROVE NAS
Distance4.3 miles
Jan Temp24 to 40 F
Apr Temp42 to 63 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp45 to 66 F
Annual Precip47.9 inches
StationNESHAMINY FALLS
Distance7.6 miles
Jan Temp19 to 41 F
Apr Temp38 to 64 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 68 F
Annual Precip50.2 inches
StationLAMBERTVILLE
Distance12.6 miles
Jan Temp21 to 40 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp64 to 87 F
Oct Temp42 to 67 F
Annual Precip48.8 inches

Warminster Public Libraries

Warminster Township Library
1076 EMMA LANE
Warminster, Pennsylvania
(215) 672-4362

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Warminster Public Schools

Log College Ms
730 Norristown Rd
ZIP: 18974
(215) 441-6075
Middle
Total Enrollment 690
Mcdonald El Sch
666 Reeves Ln
ZIP: 18974
(215) 441-6157
Primary
Total Enrollment 888
William Tennent Hs
333 Centennial Rd
ZIP: 18974
(215) 441-6181
High
Total Enrollment 1775
Willow Dale El Sch
720 Norristown Rd
ZIP: 18974
(215) 441-6093
Primary
Total Enrollment 849

Warminster Private Schools

Archbishop Wood High School
655 York Rd
ZIP: 18974
Secondary
Total Enrollment 1045
Atg Learning Academy
955 Louis Dr
ZIP: 18974
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 32
Children Of America Warminster
1187 York Rd
ZIP: 18974
Elementary
Total Enrollment 8
Ivyland New Church Montessori School
851 W Bristol Rd
ZIP: 18974
Elementary
Total Enrollment 7
Kindercare Learning Center
229 Newtown Rd
ZIP: 18974
Elementary
Total Enrollment 8
Schoolhouse Learning Center
295 W Street Rd
ZIP: 18974
Elementary
Total Enrollment 14
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