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ZIP Code 17042

Primary City:Lebanon, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lebanon
County: Lebanon County
Timezone: Eastern (1:51am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.3, -76.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17042

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17042. 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 17042. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17042, 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:
Lebanon, PA
Acceptable:
Cleona, Colebrook, Cornwall Boro, Cornwall Borough
Unacceptable:
Avon, Avon Heights, Beverly Hts, Buffalo Sprs, Ebenezer, Flintville, Fontana, Heilmandale, Iona, Leb, Mount Wilson, N Cornwall, North Lebanon, Rocherty

Stats and Demographics for the 17042 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17042 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 17042 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 less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17042 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,133
Population Density 561 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,622
Median Home Value $164,600
Land Area 66.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,715
Median Household Income $57,547

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1031,1271,1971,1351,0061,0811,0711,1261,1531,3991,4221,3461,247863623551402348
Female1,1291,1271,0931,0958931,1041,0511,1241,1431,4851,4151,3901,223944696662636723
Total2,2322,2542,2902,2301,8992,1852,1222,2502,2962,8842,8372,7362,4701,8071,3191,2131,0381,071

Gender

 Male 18,200 49%
 Female 18,933 51%
Gender

Race

 White 33,090 89.1%
 Black Or African American 1,144 3.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 80 0.2%
 Asian 535 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.0%
 Other Race 1,566 4.2%
 Two Or More Races 703 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner911,0251,6392,3102,3451,4731,055369
Renter344932745804670372322219
Total4351,9572,3843,1143,0151,8451,377588

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,760 53%
 Single Guardian 2,205 15%
 Singles 3,967 27%
 Singles With Roommate 783 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,357 70%
 Households with Kids 4,358 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male226239221224210243225229220224206258266243254226244226185209
Female210233220227219222238225223208197236217235246258231199161177
Total436472441451429465463454443432403494483478500484475425346386

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17042 has a small 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 17042 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17042 real estate data, the median home value of $164,600 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 17042. Rentals in 17042 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17042 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,658 96.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 442 1.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 18 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 618 1.7%
 Other Institutional 61 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 336 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,826 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,481 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,408 28%
 Households Vacant 907 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 343 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 166 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 68 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 277 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 253 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,160 28%
 2 Bedroom 1,469 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,314 31%
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 $57,547 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17042 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 17042 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 12,772 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,376 24%
 No Earnings 10,053 33%
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 12,772 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,376 24%
 No Earnings 10,053 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,173 91.8%
 Public transportation 99 0.6%
 Taxicab 10 0.1%
 Motorcycle 27 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 594 3.4%
 Worked at Home 712 4.0%
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. 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 1,653 13%
 High School Graduate 7,171 57%
 Associate's degree 814 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,822 14%
 Master's degree 537 4%
 Professional school degree 390 3%
 Doctorate degree 190 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,851 73.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 962 14.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 807 12.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17042

ZIP Code 17042 is in the Annville-Cleona School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17042.

Cleona Elementary School
50 East Walnut St
Cleona, PA 17042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Annville-Cleona School District
South Lebanon Elementary School
1825 South 5th Ave
Lebanon, PA 17042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cornwall-Lebanon School District
Cedar Crest Ms
101 East Evergreen Rd
Lebanon, PA 17042
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cornwall-Lebanon School District
Southwest Elementary School
1500 Woodland St
Lebanon, PA 17042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lebanon School District
Southeast Elementary School
499 East Pershing Ave
Lebanon, PA 17042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lebanon School District
Harding Elementary School
622 Chestnut St
Lebanon, PA 17042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lebanon School District
Cedar Crest High School
115 East Evergreen Rd
Lebanon, PA 17042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cornwall-Lebanon School District
Lebanon Shs
1000 South 8th St
Lebanon, PA 17042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lebanon School District
Lebanon County Ctc
833 Metro Dr
Lebanon, PA 17042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lebanon County Ctc School District
Lebanon Catholic School
1400 Chestnut St
Lebanon, PA 17042
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Meadow Ridge School
1800 Prescott Rd
Lebanon, PA 17042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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