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ZIP Code 16947

Primary City:Troy, PA (View All Cities)
County: Bradford County
Timezone: Eastern (4:20pm)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.8, -76.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16947

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16947. 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 16947. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16947, 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:
Troy, PA
Acceptable:
W Burlington, West Burlington Township

Stats and Demographics for the 16947 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16947 is located in north 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 16947 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16947 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,818
Population Density 42 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,344
Median Home Value $123,700
Land Area 115.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,894
Median Household Income $48,322

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male135112133158140129116106148166177192164151106746857
Female11911713115411013810912813216320719419215212210289127
Total254229264312250267225234280329384386356303228176157184

Gender

 Male 2,332 48%
 Female 2,486 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,699 97.5%
 Black Or African American 32 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.3%
 Asian 22 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 45 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner179018328734124514463
Renter4098728472566636
Total5718825537141330121099

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,022 54%
 Single Guardian 222 12%
 Singles 544 29%
 Singles With Roommate 106 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,382 73%
 Households with Kids 512 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2431262418262622202127292333263341342442
Female1917302529252322183323252822332935292832
Total4348564947514944385450545155596276635274

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16947 has a slightly higher than average 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 16947 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 16947 real estate data, the median home value of $123,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 16947. Rentals in 16947 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16947 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,500 93%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 86 2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 159 3%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 73 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 691 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 679 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 524 22%
 Households Vacant 450 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 7.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Sale Only 13 2.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 344 76.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 11.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 4%
 1 Bedroom 128 27%
 2 Bedroom 129 27%
 3+ Bedroom 203 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 $48,322 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 16947 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 16947 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 1,543 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,127 25%
 No Earnings 1,793 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 1,543 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,127 25%
 No Earnings 1,793 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,988 88.2%
 Public transportation 8 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 160 7.1%
 Worked at Home 88 3.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 257 13.8%
 High School Graduate 1,235 66.5%
 Associate's degree 110 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 164 8.8%
 Master's degree 52 2.8%
 Professional school degree 26 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 620 81.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 58 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 80 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 16947

ZIP Code 16947 is in the Troy Area School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 16947.

W R Croman Primary School
317 Canton St
Troy, PA 16947
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Troy Area School District
Troy Intrmd School
206 King St
Troy, PA 16947
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Troy Area School District
Troy Area Jshs
150 High St
Troy, PA 16947
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Troy Area School District

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