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ZIP Code 17028

Primary City:Grantville, PA (View All Cities)
County: Dauphin County
Timezone: Eastern (9:11am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.40, -76.65
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17028

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17028. 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 17028. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17028, 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:
Grantville, PA
Unacceptable:
Shellsville

Stats and Demographics for the 17028 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17028 is located in south 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 17028 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 17028 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,720
Population Density 153 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,577
Median Home Value $171,600
Land Area 24.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,474
Median Household Income $63,640

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10110910515712897961121311781951511509657411712
Female83901101341188896941401601681501178363403221
Total184199215291246185192206271338363301267179120814933

Gender

 Male 1,933 52%
 Female 1,787 48%
Gender

Race

 White 3,469 93.3%
 Black Or African American 58 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 42 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 92 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 53 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11981813602871637921
Renter144758635029103
Total251452394233371928924

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 756 51%
 Single Guardian 209 14%
 Singles 414 28%
 Singles With Roommate 95 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,062 72%
 Households with Kids 412 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1527212021172820231912222131272630344032
Female1518221521221021162118242423261329283828
Total3045433542393841394030464554533959627860

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17028 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17028 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 17028 real estate data, the median home value of $171,600 is slightly higher 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 17028. Rentals in 17028 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17028 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,538 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 182 5%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 697 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 503 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 274 17%
 Households Vacant 103 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 17 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 12%
 1 Bedroom 22 16%
 2 Bedroom 23 17%
 3+ Bedroom 73 54%
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 $63,640 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17028 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, 17028 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 17028 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,248 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 854 30%
 No Earnings 702 25%
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 1,248 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 854 30%
 No Earnings 702 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,764 94%
 Public transportation 19 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 96 5%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. 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 146 12%
 High School Graduate 891 70%
 Associate's degree 95 8%
 Bachelor's degree 52 4%
 Master's degree 50 4%
 Professional school degree 31 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 478 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 60 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 141 21%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17028

ZIP Code 17028 is in the Lower Dauphin School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17028.

East Hanover Elementary School
2673 Sand Beach Rd
Grantville, PA 17028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lower Dauphin School District

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