Lycoming County Facts and Information

Date Founded:

1795Form of Government: Elected Board of Commissioners

Area: 1215.5 square miles

Miles of Roads:

767.60 state owned, 1185.00 local

Bus Service:

River Valley Transit offers public transportation to Williamsport, South Williamsport, Jersey Shore, Loyalsock, Montgomery, Montoursville, Muncy, DuBoistown, Old Lycoming Township, and Lycoming Mall/Muncy areas.
Trolley Service to Tourist attractions is offered.

Airport:

Runways 2 (both lit) Length 6,825 ft. (longest)

Offering daily flights to Philadelphia.
www.flyipt.com 

Rail:

Lines limited to freight. (Conrail/Reading Lines) 

Truck Lines/Motor Freight:

More than 20 firms available.

Weather Conditions:

Average annual rainfall is 40 inches.
Average annual snowfall is 51 inches.

Temperature:

Summer mid 70’s to mid 80’s degrees F
Winter low to mid 30’s degrees F

Colleges:

Lycoming College
Pennsylvania College of Technology
Newport Business Institute 

Total Population:

116,111

Housing Units:

52,500

Occupied Housing Units:

Owner occupied = 46,700
Renter occupied = 14,876

Median Value:

Owner occupied units = $114,100
Renter occupied units = $585