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Manchester is a township in York County, in the York-Hanover metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Pennsylvania named Manchester. For links to other places called Manchester, PA, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Manchester is 40.033N. The longitude is -76.741W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 522 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 12,700.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Manchester demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the York County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 17318 ZIP code.
41% of Manchester residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Manchester ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Manchester was $25,576, compared with $21,587 nationally.
28% of Manchester residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Manchester, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $535. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,116.
York County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Manchester political report.
The average commute time for Manchester workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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