Three Springs, PA Demographics


Population (year 2000): 445. Estimated population in July 2005: 428 (-3.8% change)
Males: 224 (50.3%), Females: 221 (49.7%)

Huntingdon County

Zip code: 17264

Median resident age: 42.5 years
Median household income: $26,167 (year 2000)
Median house value: $65,600 (year 2000)

Races in Three Springs:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.9%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (24.9%), United States (16.2%), English (10.3%), Irish (9.2%), Dutch (4.7%), Polish (2.9%).

Elevation: 742 feet

Land area: 1.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Three Springs

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 34.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Three Springs borough

  • Never married: 20.2%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 13.0%
  • Divorced: 6.1%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +23 (+5.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Three Springs:

  • FULTON COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER (about 18 miles; MCCONNELLSBURG, PA)
  • J C BLAIR MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; HUNTINGDON, PA)
  • CHAMBERSBURG HOSPITAL (about 29 miles; CHAMBERSBURG, PA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Three Springs:

  • ALTOONA-BLAIR COUNTY (about 24 miles; ALTOONA, PA; ID: AOO)
  • HAGERSTOWN REGIONAL-RICHARD A HENSON FLD (about 39 miles; HAGERSTOWN, MD; ID: HGR)
  • UNIVERSITY PARK (about 45 miles; STATE COLLEGE, PA; ID: UNV)
Other public-use airports nearest to Three Springs:

  • HUNTINGDON COUNTY (about 12 miles; MOUNT UNION, PA; ID: MUU)
  • COVE VALLEY (about 25 miles; WILLIAMSBURG, PA; ID: 6G6)
  • CHAMBERSBURG MUNI (about 29 miles; CHAMBERSBURG, PA; ID: N68)
Amtrak station near Three Springs:

  • 20 miles: HUNTINGDON (402 ALLEGHENY ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, snack bar.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Three Springs:

  • SHIPPENSBURG UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 35 miles; SHIPPENSBURG, PA; Full-time enrollment: 6,330)
  • PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY-PENN STATE ALTOONA (about 37 miles; ALTOONA, PA; FT enrollment: 3,516)
  • PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 43 miles; UNIVERSITY PARK, PA; FT enrollment: 38,248)
  • SHEPHERD COLLEGE (about 54 miles; Shepherdstown, WV; FT enrollment: 3,576)
  • DICKINSON COLLEGE (about 55 miles; CARLISLE, PA; FT enrollment: 2,098)
  • GETTYSBURG COLLEGE (about 58 miles; GETTYSBURG, PA; FT enrollment: 2,216)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH-JOHNSTOWN (about 62 miles; JOHNSTOWN, PA; FT enrollment: 2,851)

Schools

Public high school in Three Springs:

  • SOUTHERN HUNTINGDON CO JSHS (Students: 623; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Three Springs:

  • SPRING FARMS EL SCH (Students: 216; Grades: KG – 06)