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ZIP Code 17034

Primary City:Highspire, PA (View All Cities)
County: Dauphin County
Timezone: Eastern (3:44pm)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.21, -76.79
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17034

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17034. 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 17034. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17034, 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:
Highspire, PA
Unacceptable:
High Spire

Stats and Demographics for the 17034 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17034 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 17034 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 an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17034 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,414
Population Density 3,246 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,280
Median Home Value $94,700
Land Area 0.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,175
Median Household Income $39,697

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male74524550791169375818611392805233232613
Female76674953991008970598196115666151313038
Total1501199410317821618214514016720920714611384545651

Gender

 Male 1,183 49%
 Female 1,231 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,946 80.6%
 Black Or African American 260 10.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.4%
 Asian 29 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 63 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 106 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner159493153139875430
Renter58111839577532112
Total732051762482161407542

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 389 33%
 Single Guardian 209 18%
 Singles 471 40%
 Singles With Roommate 106 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 933 79%
 Households with Kids 242 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1320121613145137119118610712111014
Female16121311151611101591573157814121213
Total2932252728301623222024181121171526232227

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17034 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17034 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 17034 real estate data, the median home value of $94,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 17034 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17034 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,414 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 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 454 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 211 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 510 40%
 Households Vacant 105 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 14 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 54 12%
 1 Bedroom 205 44%
 2 Bedroom 171 37%
 3+ Bedroom 37 8%
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 $39,697 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 17034 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. More commuters in 17034 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 894 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 447 23%
 No Earnings 639 32%
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 894 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 447 23%
 No Earnings 639 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,061 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 15 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 14 1%
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 152 18%
 High School Graduate 518 63%
 Associate's degree 36 4%
 Bachelor's degree 81 10%
 Master's degree 17 2%
 Professional school degree 18 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 171 56%
 Enrolled in Private School 118 38%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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