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ZIP Code 16845

Primary City:Karthaus, PA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (12:52am)
Coordinates:41.1, -78.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16845

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16845. 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 16845. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16845, 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:
Karthaus, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 16845 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16845 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 16845 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16845 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,088
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 546
Median Home Value $86,400
Land Area 121.41 sq mi
Water Area 1.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 302
Median Household Income $52,868

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male211828251131186345324037413022188117
Female121522242835283331302630242019121111
Total33335049141153917863706371544237202218

Gender

 Male 677 62%
 Female 411 38%
Gender

Race

 White 871 80.1%
 Black Or African American 149 13.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 58 5.3%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner022464865432715
Renter161076321
Total128565571462916

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 158 52%
 Single Guardian 51 17%
 Singles 83 27%
 Singles With Roommate 10 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 221 73%
 Households with Kids 81 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1257446223966460511323
Female31241132854166556537
Total43711559410813712101151116630

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16845 has an extremely large 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 16845 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 16845 real estate data, the median home value of $86,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 16845 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 16845 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16845 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 713 66%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 375 34%
 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 127 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 139 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 36 7%
 Households Vacant 244 45%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 11 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 201 82%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 6%
 2 Bedroom 13 41%
 3+ Bedroom 17 53%
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 $52,868 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 16845 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 16845 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 16845. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 373 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 234 23%
 No Earnings 412 40%
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 373 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 234 23%
 No Earnings 412 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 387 94.6%
 Public transportation 9 2.2%
 Taxicab 1 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 2.7%
 Worked at Home 1 0.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 89 16.7%
 High School Graduate 362 68.0%
 Associate's degree 44 8.3%
 Bachelor's degree 35 6.6%
 Master's degree 2 0.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 105 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 9.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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