area codescrime ratepopulation, population growthradio stationsweather, weather forecastzip code

Zip Code, Weather Forecast, Radio Stations, Population, Crime Rate, Area Codes

 

<< See who will be the next president.

Population (year 2000): 6,765. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,944 (+2.6% change)
Males: 3,289 (48.6%), Females: 3,476 (51.4%)

Zip code:

Median resident age: 36.3 years
Median household income: $45,127 (year 2000)
Median house value: $107,400 (year 2000)

Mount Joy, PA residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Mount Joy:

  • White Non-Hispanic (94.1%)
  • Hispanic (3.1%)
  • Black (1.5%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)

Ancestries: German (45.2%), United States (10.9%), Irish (10.1%), English (4.2%), Italian (3.2%), Polish (2.8%).Joy, Pennsylvania forum

Land area: 2.3 square miles

Mount

For population 25 years and over in Mount Joy

  • High school or higher: 85.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mount Joy borough

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 56.2%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

2.2% Foreign born (1.3% Latin America, 0.7% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +145 (+2.2%).


& Apartments - Rent. Harrisburg, PA. Find the Right Home for You Today! />
Real Estate - Source For PA Real Estate. View Listings & More Here Today! />
PA Real Estate - Help From A Local Expert, Scout Neighborhoods, Mortgages & More />
To Lancaster, PA - Pennsylvania Dutch Country lodging, attractions & dining. />
www.padutchcountry.com )

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: PA Lancaster, (15.0 miles www.TotalMove.com )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: MD Baltimore, (55.9 miles pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: PA Philadelphia, (94.2 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: PA (4.0 miles Rheems, PA (4.8 miles Marietta, PA Maytown, (5.4 miles PA Columbia, (5.4 miles PA Wrightsville, (6.1 miles PA (6.6 miles Salunga-Landisville, PA Elizabethtown, (6.8 miles PA Mountville, (7.3 miles

Latitude: 40.11 N, Longitude: 76.51 W

Area code: 717

Mount Joy, Pennsylvania business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (26.9%), Educational,health and social services (17.0%), Retail trade (12.0%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -339 (-5.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 830 (21.8%)

Crime in Mount Joy by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 14.8 0.0
Robberies 1 1 2 0
    per 100,000 14.8 14.8 29.6 0.0
Assaults 13 6 3 6
    per 100,000 192.2 88.7 44.3 88.7
Burglaries 36 22 33 34
    per 100,000 532.2 325.2 487.8 502.6
Thefts 156 167 136 111
    per 100,000 2306.0 2468.6 2010.3 1640.8
Auto thefts 14 11 13 13
    per 100,000 206.9 162.6 192.2 192.2
188.9 156.7 153.6 133.9

Average climate in Mount Joy, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Mount

Mount Joy-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 38% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/14/2004, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Mount Joy city center caused $18 million in damages.

On 4/5/1952, a category 3 tornado 18.1 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Main business address for: UNION NATIONAL FINANCIAL CORP / PA (NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANKS).


Hospitals/medical centers near Mount Joy:
  • LANCASTER GENERAL HOSPITAL SUSQUEHANNA (about 6 miles; COLUMBIA, PA)
  • YORK HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; YORK, PA)
  • PHILHAVEN HOSP (about 10 miles; MT GRETNA, PA)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Mount Joy:
  • LANCASTER (about 16 miles; LANCASTER, PA; ID: LNS)
  • HARRISBURG INTERNATIONAL (about 18 miles; HARRISBURG, PA; ID: MDT)
  • READING REGIONAL/CARL A SPAATZ FIELD (about 43 miles; READING, PA; ID: RDG)
Other public-use airports nearest to Mount Joy:
  • DONEGAL SPRINGS AIRPARK (about 5 miles; MOUNT JOY/MARIETTA, PA; ID: N71)
  • MC GINNESS (about 7 miles; COLUMBIA, PA; ID: 8N7)
  • REIGLE FIELD (about 13 miles; PALMYRA, PA; ID: 58N)

Amtrak station:
MOUNT JOY (DELTA & HENRY STS.). Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 9 $38,679 $51,572 1 $937
Police - Other 0 $0   3 $1,063
Streets and Highways 5 $13,942 $33,460 1 $877
Financial Administration 1 $3,046 $36,552 0 $0
Other Government Administration 4 $11,584 $34,752 0 $0
Totals for Government 19 $67,250 $42,473 5 $2,876
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Joy:
  • YORK COLLEGE PENNSYLVANIA (about 10 miles; YORK, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,541)
  • MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 14 miles; MILLERSVILLE, PA; FT enrollment: 6,384)
  • PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY-PENN ST HARRISBURG (about 17 miles; MIDDLETOWN, PA; FT enrollment: 2,064)
  • HARRISBURG AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE-HARRISBURG (about 30 miles; HARRISBURG, PA; FT enrollment: 4,653)
  • MESSIAH COLLEGE (about 34 miles; GRANTHAM, PA; FT enrollment: 2,761)
  • PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY-PENN STATE BERKS (about 41 miles; READING, PA; FT enrollment: 2,003)
  • HARFORD COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 43 miles; BEL AIR, MD; FT enrollment: 2,646)
Public high school in Mount Joy:
  • DONEGAL SHS (Students: 802; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high schools in Mount Joy:
  • THE JANUS SCHOOL (Students: 80; Location: 205 LEFEVER RD; Grades: 1 - 12)
  • SONLIGHT RIVER BRETHREN (Students: 25; Location: 4075 SIEGRIST ROAD; Grades: 2 - 12)
  • FELLOWSHIP BAPT CHRISTIAN ACAD (Students: 14; Location: 151 ORANGE STREET; Grades: 2 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Mount Joy:
  • FARMDALE EL SCH (Students: 536; Grades: KG - 06)
  • GRANDVIEW EL SCH (Students: 298; Grades: KG - 05)
  • SEILER EL SCH (Students: 256; Grades: KG - 05)
  • ELM TREE EL SCH (Students: 89; Grades: KG - 04)
  • DONEGAL SPRINGS EL SCH (Grades: 00 - 00)
  • LANCASTER COUNTY CTC-MT JOY CA (Grades: 00 - 00)
Private primary/middle schools in Mount Joy:
  • KRAYBILL MENNONITE SCHOOL (Students: 411; Location: 598 KRAYBILL CHURCH RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • EBY CHIQUES SCHOOL (Students: 28; Location: 950 EBY CHIQUES RD; Grades: UG - UG)
Library in Mount Joy:
  • MILANOF-SCHOCK LIBRARY (Operating income: $141,418; Location: 1184 ANDERSON FERRY RD.; 16,341 books; 1,157 audio materials; 673 video materials; 73 serial subscriptions)

Churches in Mount Joy include: Saint Lukes Church (A), Florin Church (B), Glossbremer Church (C), Cross Roads Church (D).

Cemetery: Eberly Cemetery (1).


Mount Joy compared to Pennsylvania state average:
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Joy:
  • WLAN (1390 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, PA)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWSM (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANNVILLE-CLEONA, PA; Owner: PATRICK H. SICKAFUS)
  • WSBA (910 AM; 5 kW; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLBR (1270 AM; 5 kW; LEBANON, PA; Owner: LEBANON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHP (580 AM; 5 kW; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Joy:
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLAN-FM (96.9 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W220BX (91.9 FM; MARIETTA, PA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WSOX (96.1 FM; RED LION, PA; Owner: LANCASTER-YORK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQXA-FM (105.7 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHBO (92.7 FM; STARVIEW, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WJTL (90.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: CREATIVE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • WWEC (88.3 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, PA; Owner: ELIZABETHTOWN COLLEGE)
  • WTPA (93.5 FM; MECHANICSBURG, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRVV (97.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYCR (98.5 FM; YORK-HANOVER, PA; Owner: RADIO HANOVER, INC.)
  • WHKF (99.3 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGTY (107.7 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: TIMES AND NEWS PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • WWKL (92.1 FM; PALMYRA, PA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
TV broadcast stations around Mount Joy:
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WGAL (Channel 8; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WGAL HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WGCB-TV (Channel 49; RED LION, PA; Owner: RED LION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W23AY (Channel 23; YORK, PA; Owner: WIRELESS CABLE TV OF PA, INC.)
  • WITF-TV (Channel 33; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WHP-TV (Channel 21; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHTM-TV (Channel 27; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: HARRISBURG TELEVISION, INC.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

© USAElectionPolls.com 2006-2017