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ZIP Code 17036

Primary City:Hummelstown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Dauphin County
Timezone: Eastern (10:30am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.29, -76.70
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17036

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17036. 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 17036. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17036, 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:
Hummelstown, PA
Unacceptable:
Brownstone, Hoernerstown, South Hanover, Stoverdale, Waltonville

Stats and Demographics for the 17036 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17036 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 17036 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17036 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,913
Population Density 801 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,208
Median Home Value $229,200
Land Area 27.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,726
Median Household Income $76,077

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male599751859747476563582658806857896838652447312256169102
Female631718757764514664592767860993983861691466396306208172
Total1,2301,4691,6161,5119901,2271,1741,4251,6661,8501,8791,6991,343913708562377274

Gender

 Male 10,570 48%
 Female 11,343 52%
Gender

Race

 White 19,635 89.6%
 Black Or African American 543 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.1%
 Asian 1,157 5.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 168 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 378 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner325521,2381,7301,526836481124
Renter19862044034925615113756
Total2301,1721,6782,0791,782987618180

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,118 59%
 Single Guardian 1,095 13%
 Singles 2,066 24%
 Singles With Roommate 447 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,758 66%
 Households with Kids 2,968 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1001251111381201561541521691771571791561901631801691389799
Female1091331391411321561481301521501441601461571741861781448271
Total209258250279252312302282321327301339302347337366347282179170

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17036 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17036 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 17036 real estate data, the median home value of $229,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 17036. Rentals in 17036 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17036 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,870 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 25 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,813 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,706 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,207 24%
 Households Vacant 482 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 167 34.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 3.9%
 For Sale Only 122 25.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 5.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 75 15.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 74 15.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 878 37%
 2 Bedroom 894 38%
 3+ Bedroom 573 24%
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 $76,077 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17036 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. More commuters in 17036 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 8,588 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,167 24%
 No Earnings 4,476 26%
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 8,588 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,167 24%
 No Earnings 4,476 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,737 93.7%
 Public transportation 82 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 60 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 118 1.0%
 Worked at Home 463 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 17036 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 258 4%
 High School Graduate 2,879 41%
 Associate's degree 472 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,615 23%
 Master's degree 886 12%
 Professional school degree 681 10%
 Doctorate degree 312 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,906 79.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 652 13.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 362 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17036

ZIP Code 17036 is in the Lower Dauphin School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17036.

Price
101 East High St
Hummelstown, PA 17036
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lower Dauphin School District
Lower Dauphin Ms
251 Quarry Rd
Hummelstown, PA 17036
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lower Dauphin School District
Nye Elementary School
200 South John St
Hummelstown, PA 17036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lower Dauphin School District
Lower Dauphin High School
201 South Hanover St
Hummelstown, PA 17036
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lower Dauphin School District

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