Beavertown, PA Demographics


Population (year 2000): 870. Estimated population in July 2005: 882 (+1.4% change)
Males: 404 (46.4%), Females: 466 (53.6%)

Zip code: 17813

Median resident age: 38.4 years
Median household income: $36,146 (year 2000)
Median house value: $79,000 (year 2000)

Races in Beavertown:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (42.3%), United States (7.7%), English (3.6%), Irish (3.6%), Dutch (2.8%), Italian (2.2%).

Land area: 0.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Beavertown

  • High school or higher: 80.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 7.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Beavertown borough

  • Never married: 17.8%
  • Now married: 64.3%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

0.8% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -29 (-3.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Beavertown:

  • EVANGELICAL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 23 miles; LEWISBURG, PA)
  • SUNBURY COMMUNITY HOSP (about 29 miles; SUNBURY, PA)
  • LEWISTON HOSPITAL (about 31 miles; LEWISTOWN, PA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Beavertown:

  • WILLIAMSPORT RGNL (about 38 miles; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; ID: IPT)
  • UNIVERSITY PARK (about 47 miles; STATE COLLEGE, PA; ID: UNV)
  • HARRISBURG INTERNATIONAL (about 49 miles; HARRISBURG, PA; ID: MDT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Beavertown:

  • MIFFLINTOWN (about 20 miles; MIFFLINTOWN, PA; ID: P34)
  • PENN VALLEY (about 23 miles; SELINSGROVE, PA; ID: SEG)
  • SUNBURY (about 30 miles; SUNBURY, PA; ID: 71N)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Beavertown:

  • BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY (about 23 miles; LEWISBURG, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,534)
  • LOCK HAVEN UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 33 miles; LOCK HAVEN, PA; FT enrollment: 3,738)
  • PENNSYLVANIA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 37 miles; WILLIAMSPORT, PA; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • HARRISBURG AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE-HARRISBURG (about 37 miles; HARRISBURG, PA; FT enrollment: 4,653)
  • DICKINSON COLLEGE (about 38 miles; CARLISLE, PA; FT enrollment: 2,098)
  • MESSIAH COLLEGE (about 43 miles; GRANTHAM, PA; FT enrollment: 2,761)
  • PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 49 miles; UNIVERSITY PARK, PA; FT enrollment: 38,248)
Public primary/middle school in Beavertown:

  • BEAVER-ADAMS EL SCH (Students: 222; Grades: KG – 05)