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ZIP Code 17070

Primary City:New Cumberland, PA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:38am)
Coordinates:40.21, -76.87
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17070

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17070. 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 17070. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17070, 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 Cumberland, PA
Acceptable:
New Cumberlnd
Unacceptable:
Drexel Hills, Fair Acres, Frogtown, Marsh Run, N Cumberld, New Cmbrlnd, New Cumb, New Cumberland Army D, New Market, Newcmbrlnd, Nw Cumb, Nw Cumberland, Nw Cumberlnd, Rudytown, Westfield Ter

Stats and Demographics for the 17070 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17070 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 17070 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17070 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,692
Population Density 1,170 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,269
Median Home Value $170,600
Land Area 13.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,835
Median Household Income $62,909

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
Male464474435439377497537545562640620570512316206195156112
Female496453451425373547544505537666635563537339248290263163
Total9609278868647501,0441,0811,0501,0991,3061,2551,1331,049655454485419275

Gender

 Male 7,657 49%
 Female 8,035 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,613 93.1%
 Black Or African American 351 2.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.1%
 Asian 222 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 185 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 291 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner445628491,1701,131614540181
Renter137515366327206956335
Total1811,0771,2151,4971,337709603216

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,305 48%
 Single Guardian 992 15%
 Singles 2,050 30%
 Singles With Roommate 488 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,942 72%
 Households with Kids 1,893 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9791888898107100967397819686758774116946864
Female971031039881102779697908210192868510589885867
Total194194191186179209177192170187163197178161172179205182126131

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17070 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17070 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17070 real estate data, the median home value of $170,600 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 17070. Rentals in 17070 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17070 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,648 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 37 0.2%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,465 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,626 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,744 24%
 Households Vacant 434 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 107 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 96 22%
 For Sale Only 75 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 76 5%
 1 Bedroom 481 31%
 2 Bedroom 540 34%
 3+ Bedroom 471 30%
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 $62,909 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17070 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 17070 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 6,145 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,761 23%
 No Earnings 3,329 27%
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 6,145 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,761 23%
 No Earnings 3,329 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,604 92.3%
 Public transportation 41 0.5%
 Taxicab 17 0.2%
 Motorcycle 6 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 222 2.7%
 Worked at Home 348 4.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 448 8%
 High School Graduate 2,567 48%
 Associate's degree 376 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,294 24%
 Master's degree 492 9%
 Professional school degree 134 2%
 Doctorate degree 64 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,853 71.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 469 18.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 272 10.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17070

ZIP Code 17070 is in the West Shore School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17070.

Hillside Elementary School
516 7th St
New Cumberland, PA 17070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Shore School District
New Cumberland Ms
331 8th St
New Cumberland, PA 17070
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Shore School District
Fairview Elementary School
480 Lewisberry Rd
New Cumberland, PA 17070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Shore School District
St Theresa Elementary School
1200 Bridge St
New Cumberland, PA 17070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Best Friends Day Care Center
206 Bridge St
New Cumberland, PA 17070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Children'S School of New Cumberland
617 16th St
New Cumberland, PA 17070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Learning & Sharing
335 Front St
New Cumberland, PA 17070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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