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ZIP Code 17088

Primary City:Schaefferstown, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Lebanon County
Timezone: Eastern (9:15pm)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.2988, -76.2968
ZIP (~100 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17088

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17088. 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 17088. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17088, 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:
Schaefferstown, PA
Acceptable:
Schaefferstwn

Stats and Demographics for the 17088 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17088 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 17088 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17088 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 823
Population Density 450 people per sq mi
Housing Units 335
Median Home Value $171,700
Land Area 1.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 316
Median Household Income $53,594

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3425242330321915203222253418266117
Female312223282833142725202731342017161113
Total654747515865334245524956683843222220

Gender

 Male 403 49%
 Female 420 51%
Gender

Race

 White 799 97.1%
 Black Or African American 3 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 4 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner534234556452311
Renter917171411213
Total1451405967472414

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 206 65%
 Single Guardian 25 8%
 Singles 70 22%
 Singles With Roommate 15 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 218 69%
 Households with Kids 98 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5371329158634471110836
Female1147327553244581076325
Total1671416416610118789151181611511

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17088 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17088 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 17088 real estate data, the median home value of $171,700 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 17088. Rentals in 17088 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17088 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 823 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 146 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 96 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 74 22%
 Households Vacant 19 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 7 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $53,594 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17088 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 17088 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 17088 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 17088 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 127 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 173 40%
 No Earnings 133 31%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 127 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 173 40%
 No Earnings 133 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 191 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 28 13%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 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 62 27%
 High School Graduate 96 42%
 Associate's degree 18 8%
 Bachelor's degree 53 23%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8 47%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 53%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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