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ZIP Code 16823

Primary City:Bellefonte, PA (View All Cities)
County: Centre County
Timezone: Eastern (11:06am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.9, -77.8
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16823

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16823. 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 16823. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16823, 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:
Bellefonte, PA
Acceptable:
Hublersburg, Pleasant Gap, Wingate

Stats and Demographics for the 16823 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16823 is located in central Pennsylvania and covers a slightly higher 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 16823 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16823 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,617
Population Density 207 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,023
Median Home Value $168,000
Land Area 128.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,223
Median Household Income $52,517

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7826906616869621,2501,1631,1371,2091,2461,090971743527390314196146
Female699730631709735863813798884967881860753552484415349331
Total1,4811,4201,2921,3951,6972,1131,9761,9352,0932,2131,9711,8311,4961,079874729545477

Gender

 Male 14,163 53%
 Female 12,454 47%
Gender

Race

 White 24,715 92.9%
 Black Or African American 1,196 4.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.1%
 Asian 117 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 266 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 286 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner958431,3531,6601,550996626160
Renter326783481448374208202118
Total4211,6261,8342,1081,9241,204828278

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,284 52%
 Single Guardian 1,349 13%
 Singles 2,918 29%
 Singles With Roommate 672 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,303 71%
 Households with Kids 2,920 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male142161149145128136133144149150124118140129152135158108133143
Female134137154144134185139140132118125123123142139139162163106138
Total276298303289262321272284281268249241263271291274320271239281

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16823 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 16823 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 16823 real estate data, the median home value of $168,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 16823 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 16823 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16823 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,030 90.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,338 8.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 223 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,813 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,470 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,940 27%
 Households Vacant 800 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 135 16.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1.6%
 For Sale Only 129 16.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 42 5.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 304 38.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 176 22.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 83 3%
 1 Bedroom 834 30%
 2 Bedroom 1,023 37%
 3+ Bedroom 830 30%
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 $52,517 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 16823 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. More commuters in 16823 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 9,767 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,192 23%
 No Earnings 7,560 34%
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 9,767 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,192 23%
 No Earnings 7,560 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,905 94.0%
 Public transportation 101 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 47 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 174 1.4%
 Worked at Home 437 3.5%
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 996 10%
 High School Graduate 6,065 58%
 Associate's degree 1,006 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,536 15%
 Master's degree 594 6%
 Professional school degree 123 1%
 Doctorate degree 106 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,379 80.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 411 9.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 419 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 16823

ZIP Code 16823 is in the Bald Eagle Area School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 16823.

Bald Eagle Area Jshs
710 South Eagle Valley Rd
Wingate, PA 16823
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bald Eagle Area School District
Wingate Elementary School
776 South Eagle Valley Rd
Wingate, PA 16823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bald Eagle Area School District
Benner Elementary School
490 Buffalo Run Rd
Bellefonte, PA 16823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bellefonte Area School District
Marion-Walker Elementary School
100 School Dr
Bellefonte, PA 16823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bellefonte Area School District
Bellefonte Elementary School
100 West Linn St
Bellefonte, PA 16823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bellefonte Area School District
Bellefonte Area Ms
100 North School St
Bellefonte, PA 16823
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bellefonte Area School District
Pleasant Gap Elementary School
230 South Main St
Pleasant Gap, PA 16823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bellefonte Area School District
Bellefonte Area High School
830 East Bishop St
Bellefonte, PA 16823
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bellefonte Area School District
Central Pa Institute of Science & Techno
540 North Harrison Rd
Pleasant Gap, PA 16823
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Central Pa Institute of Science & Technology School District
Centre County Christian Academy
100 Hertzler Dr
Bellefonte, PA 16823
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Sunset View School
894 Hubler Ridge Rd
Bellefonte, PA 16823
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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