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ZIP Code 17059

Primary City:Mifflintown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Juniata County
Timezone: Eastern (7:20am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.6, -77.4
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17059

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17059. 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 17059. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17059, 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:
Mifflintown, PA
Unacceptable:
Arch Rock, Cuba Mills, Denholm, East Salem, Fermanagh, Jericho Mills, Macedonia, Van Wert, Walker, Zooks Dam

Stats and Demographics for the 17059 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17059 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 17059 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17059 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,579
Population Density 92 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,176
Median Home Value $143,200
Land Area 82.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,900
Median Household Income $48,682

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2492542422432101862042202632742792832371841251248663
Female242269252218213176179234223276277267220175188145144155
Total491523494461423362383454486550556550457359313269230218

Gender

 Male 3,726 49%
 Female 3,853 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,293 96.2%
 Black Or African American 41 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.1%
 Asian 34 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 100 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 99 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2420737147249332222363
Renter58122115115736510968
Total82329486587566387332131

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,713 59%
 Single Guardian 340 12%
 Singles 683 24%
 Singles With Roommate 164 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,059 71%
 Households with Kids 841 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5346396444486055475846454746535453434038
Female3855524552456754514643545554504543463451
Total911019110996931271099810489991021001039996897489

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17059 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 17059 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 17059 real estate data, the median home value of $143,200 is slightly less 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 17059. Rentals in 17059 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17059 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,440 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 39 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 82 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,253 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 922 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 725 23%
 Households Vacant 276 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 45 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 27 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 109 39%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 40 6%
 1 Bedroom 102 14%
 2 Bedroom 235 33%
 3+ Bedroom 329 47%
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 $48,682 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17059 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 17059 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,652 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,374 22%
 No Earnings 2,359 37%
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 2,652 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,374 22%
 No Earnings 2,359 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,218 89.5%
 Public transportation 5 0.1%
 Taxicab 6 0.2%
 Motorcycle 14 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 150 4.2%
 Worked at Home 201 5.6%
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 324 12.2%
 High School Graduate 1,696 63.6%
 Associate's degree 216 8.1%
 Bachelor's degree 286 10.7%
 Master's degree 122 4.6%
 Professional school degree 21 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,257 73.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 294 17.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 149 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17059

ZIP Code 17059 is in the Juniata County School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17059.

Walker Twp Elementary School
7864 William Penn Hwy
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Juniata County School District
Fermanagh-Mifflintown Elementary School
75 South Seventh St
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Juniata County School District
Tuscarora Ms
3873 William Penn Hwy
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Juniata County School District
Juniata Shs
3931 William Penn Hwy
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Juniata County School District
East Salem School
3090 Locust Run Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kurtz Valley School
3090 Locust Run Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Red Rock School
461 Red Rock Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ridgeside School
2412 Free Springs Church Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kurtz Valley Special Education Amish School
3090 Locust Run Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Black Rock School
Corner of Muskrat Springs Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Laurel Run School
161 Billeyville Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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