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Strasburg is a borough in Lancaster County, in the Lancaster metro area.
The community was named after the Alsatian city.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Pennsylvania named Strasburg. For links to other places called Strasburg, PA, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Strasburg is 39.983N. The longitude is -76.184W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 469 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,763.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Strasburg demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Lancaster County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Lancaster area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 17579 ZIP code.
40% of Strasburg residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Strasburg ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Strasburg was $23,346, compared with $21,587 nationally.
22% of Strasburg residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Strasburg, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $440. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,038.
Libraries in Strasburg include Strasburg-Heisler Library ... View libraries
Lancaster County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Strasburg political report.
The average commute time for Strasburg workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Strasburg include Netherlands Inn & Spa.
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