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ZIP Code 16421

Primary City:Harborcreek, PA (View All Cities)
County: Erie County
Timezone: Eastern (3:54am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.17, -79.94
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16421

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16421. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 16421. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16421, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Harborcreek, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 16421 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16421 is located in northwest Pennsylvania and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 16421 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16421 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,518
Population Density 238 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,012
Median Home Value $142,900
Land Area 10.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 981
Median Household Income $62,200

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male577010193616873678195102114757037252913
Female657470684362577063105127107946657555351
Total12214417116110413013013714420022922116913694808264

Gender

 Male 1,231 49%
 Female 1,287 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,459 97.7%
 Black Or African American 25 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 12 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2651151811961026618
Renter636294224333828
Total810114422322013510446

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 540 55%
 Single Guardian 130 13%
 Singles 272 28%
 Singles With Roommate 39 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 719 73%
 Households with Kids 262 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1018101215101616131720132526172920171014
Female17177176162317127182112122018710137
Total2735172921263933252438343738374727272321

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16421 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 16421 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 16421 real estate data, the median home value of $142,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 16421. Rentals in 16421 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16421 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,410 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 47 2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 61 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 452 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 293 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 236 23%
 Households Vacant 31 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 39%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 75 56%
 2 Bedroom 29 21%
 3+ Bedroom 31 23%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $62,200 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 16421 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 16421 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 836 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 448 21%
 No Earnings 815 39%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 836 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 448 21%
 No Earnings 815 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,070 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 1%
 Worked at Home 42 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 94 10%
 High School Graduate 575 63%
 Associate's degree 32 4%
 Bachelor's degree 164 18%
 Master's degree 39 4%
 Professional school degree 10 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 389 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 53 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 16421

ZIP Code 16421 is in the Harbor Creek School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 16421.

Harbor Creek Junior High School
6375 Buffalo Rd
Harborcreek, PA 16421
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Harbor Creek School District
Harbor Creek Senior High School
6375 Buffalo Rd
Harborcreek, PA 16421
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harbor Creek School District

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