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ZIP Code 17038

Primary City:Jonestown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Lebanon County
Timezone: Eastern (2:58am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.5, -76.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17038

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17038. 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 17038. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17038, 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:
Jonestown, PA
Unacceptable:
Bordnersville, Green Point, Jonestwn, Mcgillstown

Stats and Demographics for the 17038 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17038 is located in southeast 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 17038 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 a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17038 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,219
Population Density 114 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,292
Median Home Value $169,300
Land Area 72.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,141
Median Household Income $65,464

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male319267293284215263290311319317313251226182131706844
Female281258223276226269299290334315292253234167127886262
Total600525516560441532589601653632605504460349258158130106

Gender

 Male 4,163 51%
 Female 4,056 49%
Gender

Race

 White 7,846 95.5%
 Black Or African American 80 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.1%
 Asian 91 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 74 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 116 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3136253553746333917261
Renter53129130149103432113
Total8449166568656638219374

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,858 59%
 Single Guardian 450 14%
 Singles 676 22%
 Singles With Roommate 157 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,028 65%
 Households with Kids 1,113 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5866646550575748554865654867616068534247
Female6946585059514448564148435140607250544059
Total12711212211510910810196111891131089910712113211810782106

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17038 has a small 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 17038 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17038 real estate data, the median home value of $169,300 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 17038. Rentals in 17038 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17038 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,206 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,765 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 735 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 641 19%
 Households Vacant 151 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 25.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 25 16.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 6.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 20.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 30.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 27 4%
 1 Bedroom 98 15%
 2 Bedroom 240 37%
 3+ Bedroom 278 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 $65,464 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17038 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. Most commuters in 17038 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 3,440 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,596 24%
 No Earnings 1,544 23%
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 3,440 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,596 24%
 No Earnings 1,544 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,288 93.4%
 Public transportation 11 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 114 2.5%
 Worked at Home 167 3.6%
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 444 15.4%
 High School Graduate 1,846 64.0%
 Associate's degree 295 10.2%
 Bachelor's degree 242 8.4%
 Master's degree 39 1.4%
 Professional school degree 8 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,450 86.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 60 3.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 159 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17038

ZIP Code 17038 is in the Northern Lebanon School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17038.

Lickdale Elementary School
40 Fisher Ave
Jonestown, PA 17038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northern Lebanon School District
Jonestown Elementary School
135 South King St
Jonestown, PA 17038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northern Lebanon School District
Blue Mt Christian School
14 Silvertown Rd
Jonestown, PA 17038
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Jonestown Mennonite School
239 Old Route 22
Jonestown, PA 17038
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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