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ZIP Code 17068

Primary City:New Bloomfield, PA (View All Cities)
County: Perry County
Timezone: Eastern (1:26pm)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.41, -77.17
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17068

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17068. 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 17068. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17068, 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:
New Bloomfield, PA
Acceptable:
New Bloomfld
Unacceptable:
Mecks Corner, Paradise Park, Perry Village

Stats and Demographics for the 17068 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17068 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 17068 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17068 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,298
Population Density 128 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,759
Median Home Value $156,300
Land Area 33.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,585
Median Household Income $58,468

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9813116525513211713810917813817913212810869644127
Female98130134131101981181311491541651461569488666367
Total19626129938623321525624032729234427828420215713010494

Gender

 Male 2,209 51%
 Female 2,089 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,176 97.2%
 Black Or African American 44 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 27 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 17 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 30 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1613321930129419210828
Renter257466572525175
Total4120728535831921712533

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 875 55%
 Single Guardian 254 16%
 Singles 369 23%
 Singles With Roommate 87 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,112 70%
 Households with Kids 473 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2323221823292628252427363444605161483533
Female1719133225252327302725253225223119322722
Total4042355048544955555152616669828280806255

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17068 has a slightly less than average 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 17068 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17068 real estate data, the median home value of $156,300 is slightly less 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 17068. Rentals in 17068 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17068 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,929 91%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 113 3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 115 3%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 141 3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 786 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 505 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 294 17%
 Households Vacant 174 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 60 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 25 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 3%
 1 Bedroom 3 1%
 2 Bedroom 95 31%
 3+ Bedroom 194 64%
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 $58,468 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17068 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. However, that is not the case in 17068. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,531 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,151 31%
 No Earnings 1,074 29%
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 1,531 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,151 31%
 No Earnings 1,074 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,978 91.4%
 Public transportation 15 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 72 3.3%
 Worked at Home 100 4.6%
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. 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 342 21.3%
 High School Graduate 885 55.1%
 Associate's degree 111 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 196 12.2%
 Master's degree 65 4.0%
 Professional school degree 2 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 852 84.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 53 5.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 101 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17068

ZIP Code 17068 is in the West Perry School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17068.

New Bloomfield Elementary School
300 West High St
New Bloomfield, PA 17068
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Perry School District
Carson Long Military Institute
200 N Carlisle St
New Bloomfield, PA 17068
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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