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ZIP Code 16801

Primary City:State College, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Centre
Timezone: Eastern (1:29pm)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.8, -77.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16801

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16801. 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 16801. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16801, 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:
State College, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 16801 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16801 is located in central Pennsylvania and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 16801 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16801 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 42,812
Population Density 1,368 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,494
Median Home Value $242,600
Land Area 31.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,773
Median Household Income $39,558

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 23Male Median Age: 23Female Median Age: 24

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8166746341,3489,8631,9321,115905810827827766625438382355267292
Female7406366241,1477,2101,413972764783897865807699500500437432510
Total1,5561,3101,2582,49517,0733,3452,0871,6691,5931,7241,6921,5731,324938882792699802

Gender

 Male 22,876 53%
 Female 19,936 47%
Gender

Race

 White 36,774 85.9%
 Black Or African American 1,097 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.2%
 Asian 3,780 8.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.0%
 Other Race 301 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 776 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner786321,1161,5161,384870732273
Renter6,4012,411744454368238290266
Total6,4793,0431,8601,9701,7521,1081,022539

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,295 30%
 Single Guardian 1,248 7%
 Singles 5,647 32%
 Singles With Roommate 5,583 31%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 14,991 84%
 Households with Kids 2,782 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1721491571551471141441451241291241261271281331221591537812,150
Female1511311411611401341121051451161031291271491261421601525671,626
Total3232802983162872482562502692452272552542772592643193051,3483,776

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16801 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 16801 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 16801 real estate data, the median home value of $242,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 16801. Rentals in 16801 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16801 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,380 96.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 14 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 25 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 244 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,067 2.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 82 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,430 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,171 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,172 60%
 Households Vacant 721 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 135 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 35 5%
 For Sale Only 84 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 318 44%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 122 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,171 10%
 1 Bedroom 3,689 33%
 2 Bedroom 3,758 33%
 3+ Bedroom 2,651 24%
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 $39,558 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 16801 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. Residents in ZIP code 16801 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 16801 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 16801 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 10,837 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17,639 46%
 No Earnings 10,241 26%
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 10,837 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17,639 46%
 No Earnings 10,241 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,653 63.7%
 Public transportation 1,313 6.6%
 Taxicab 32 0.2%
 Motorcycle 33 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5,003 25.2%
 Worked at Home 826 4.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 16801 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 308 3%
 High School Graduate 2,885 28%
 Associate's degree 560 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,731 27%
 Master's degree 1,998 20%
 Professional school degree 322 3%
 Doctorate degree 1,407 14%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,864 76.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 659 17.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 229 6.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 16801

ZIP Code 16801 is in the Centre Learning Community Charter Schools. There are 19 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 16801.

Centre Learning Community Cs
2643 West College Ave
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Centre Learning Community Charter Schools
Nittany Valley Cs
1612 Norma St
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nittany Valley Charter Schools
Young Scholars of Central Pa Cs
1530 Westerly Parkway
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Young Scholars of Central Pa Charter Schools
Mount Nittany Ms
656 Brandywine Dr
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: State College Area School District
Corl Street Elementary School
235 Corl St
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: State College Area School District
Easterly Parkway Elementary School
234 Easterly Parkway
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: State College Area School District
Houserville/Lemont Elementary School
675 Elmwood St
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: State College Area School District
Mount Nittany Elementary School
700 Brandywine Dr
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: State College Area School District
State College Area High School
653 Westerly Parkway
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: State College Area School District
Our Lady of Victory Elementary School
800 Westerly Pkwy
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
State College Friends School
1900 University Dr
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Grace Prep High School
3006 Research Dr
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Nw Human Services Autism School
3020 Research Dr
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Goddard School
1545 Westerly Pkwy
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Nittany Christian School
1221 W Whitehall Rd
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori School of the Ni
138 Lime Rock Ter
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Learning Station
3035 Enterprise Dr
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Grace Lutheran Preschool & Kindergarten
205 S Garner St
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Our Children'S Center
411 S Burrowes St
State College, PA 16801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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