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ZIP Code 16720

Primary City:Austin, PA (View All Cities)
County: Potter County
Timezone: Eastern (9:02pm)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.6, -78.0
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16720

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16720. 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 16720. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16720, 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:
Austin, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 16720 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16720 is located in north Pennsylvania and covers a large 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 16720 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 16720 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,392
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,257
Median Home Value $77,500
Land Area 292.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 607
Median Household Income $37,850

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male34374351292936393954574678544725184
Female313032372429313047645152634841262214
Total6567758853586769861181089814110288514018

Gender

 Male 720 52%
 Female 672 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,381 99.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner13457106130112568
Renter10212117111562
Total1155781231411276210

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 333 55%
 Single Guardian 82 14%
 Singles 163 27%
 Singles With Roommate 29 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 460 76%
 Households with Kids 147 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7967986104995812101515474
Female871007495564710531210576
Total1516167161215159151312181713272591410

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16720 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 16720 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 16720 real estate data, the median home value of $77,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 16720 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 16720 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16720 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,392 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 248 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 256 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 103 5%
 Households Vacant 1,650 73%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 1.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 4 0.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,594 96.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 1.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 4%
 1 Bedroom 3 3%
 2 Bedroom 17 19%
 3+ Bedroom 67 74%
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 $37,850 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 16720 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. Most commuters in 16720 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 333 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 270 25%
 No Earnings 477 44%
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 333 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 270 25%
 No Earnings 477 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 441 90.2%
 Public transportation 2 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 4.1%
 Worked at Home 26 5.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 52 11%
 High School Graduate 386 78%
 Associate's degree 16 3%
 Bachelor's degree 34 7%
 Master's degree 7 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 213 94.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 0.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 4.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 16720

ZIP Code 16720 is in the Austin Area School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 16720.

Austin Area Elementary School
138 Costello Ave
Austin, PA 16720
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Austin Area School District
Austin Area Jshs
138 Costello Ave
Austin, PA 16720
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Austin Area School District

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