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Williamstown is a borough in Dauphin County, in the Harrisburg-Carlisle metro area.
The latitude of Williamstown is 40.585N. The longitude is -76.614W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 732 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,394.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Williamstown demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Dauphin County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Harrisburg area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 17098 ZIP code.
38% of Williamstown residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Williamstown ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Williamstown was $15,744, compared with $21,587 nationally.
6% of Williamstown residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Williamstown, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $316. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $691.
Dauphin County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Williamstown political report.
The average commute time for Williamstown workers is 34 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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