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ZIP Code 16803

Primary City:State College, PA (View All Cities)
County: Centre County
Timezone: Eastern (10:37am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.81, -77.89
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16803

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16803. 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 16803. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16803, 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 16803 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16803 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 16803 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is 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 16803 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,685
Population Density 977 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,144
Median Home Value $254,700
Land Area 24.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,593
Median Household Income $50,846

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4874264485743,7431,483910634471574526540450325241212145119
Female5024454004513,1491,152728527491599583541500359295247201207
Total9898718481,0256,8922,6351,6381,1619621,1731,1091,081950684536459346326

Gender

 Male 12,308 52%
 Female 11,377 48%
Gender

Race

 White 18,919 79.9%
 Black Or African American 1,316 5.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.1%
 Asian 2,608 11.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 257 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 558 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner674886609561,031654430120
Renter2,9021,850571337211104112100
Total2,9692,3381,2311,2931,242758542220

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,678 35%
 Single Guardian 762 7%
 Singles 3,578 34%
 Singles With Roommate 2,575 24%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,758 83%
 Households with Kids 1,835 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1039789931017981838291839879971008681115192674
Female9092114878597898985847778877474696284162653
Total1931892031801861761701721671751601761661711741551431993541,327

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16803 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 16803 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 16803 real estate data, the median home value of $254,700 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 16803. Rentals in 16803 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16803 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,606 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 69 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,008 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,398 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,187 56%
 Households Vacant 551 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 65 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 5%
 For Sale Only 102 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 276 50%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 233 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,188 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,859 32%
 3+ Bedroom 2,481 43%
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 $50,846 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 16803 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 16803 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 16803 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 16803 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 7,614 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,865 37%
 No Earnings 5,717 27%
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 7,614 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,865 37%
 No Earnings 5,717 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,514 75.2%
 Public transportation 1,195 9.4%
 Taxicab 24 0.2%
 Motorcycle 20 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,388 11.0%
 Worked at Home 519 4.1%
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 387 6%
 High School Graduate 1,308 19%
 Associate's degree 322 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,113 30%
 Master's degree 1,710 24%
 Professional school degree 175 2%
 Doctorate degree 994 14%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,179 83.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 340 13.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 98 3.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 16803

ZIP Code 16803 is in the Wonderland Charter Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 16803.

Wonderland Cs
2112 Sandy Dr
State College, PA 16803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wonderland Charter Schools
Radio Park Elementary School
800 West Cherry Ln
State College, PA 16803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: State College Area School District
Park Forest Elementary School
2181 School Dr
State College, PA 16803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: State College Area School District
Park Forest Ms
2180 School Dr
State College, PA 16803
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: State College Area School District
Park Forest Montessori School
1833 Park Forest Ave
State College, PA 16803
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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