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ZIP Code 17111

Primary City:Harrisburg, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Harrisburg
County: Dauphin County
Timezone: Eastern (7:03pm)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.27, -76.79
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17111

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17111. 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 17111. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17111, 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:
Harrisburg, PA
Acceptable:
Paxtang, Swatara

Stats and Demographics for the 17111 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17111 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 17111 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17111 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,714
Population Density 1,667 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,097
Median Home Value $169,300
Land Area 18.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,407
Median Household Income $66,935

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9118829299899891,0791,1171,0811,0791,1741,2071,100876533416326239169
Female8857758068998401,0641,0001,0271,0741,2581,3271,1731,020665540437434394
Total1,7961,6571,7351,8881,8292,1432,1172,1082,1532,4322,5342,2731,8961,198956763673563

Gender

 Male 15,096 49%
 Female 15,618 51%
Gender

Race

 White 22,241 72.4%
 Black Or African American 5,221 17.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.1%
 Asian 1,482 4.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 732 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 994 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner591,0021,5422,1101,9701,033706242
Renter327913706631531276226133
Total3861,9152,2482,7412,5011,309932375

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,927 48%
 Single Guardian 1,900 15%
 Singles 3,802 31%
 Singles With Roommate 778 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,796 71%
 Households with Kids 3,611 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male167195175176176177152178199192166189187195203194231195166186
Female183182157170179143159148146157154155178162173203214175134149
Total350377332346355320311326345349320344365357376397445370300335

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17111 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 17111 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 17111 real estate data, the median home value of $169,300 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 17111. Rentals in 17111 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 17111 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,992 94.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,127 3.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 80 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 369 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 146 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,419 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,245 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,743 29%
 Households Vacant 690 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 286 41.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 29 4.2%
 For Sale Only 160 23.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 4.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 53 7.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 129 18.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 239 7%
 1 Bedroom 950 26%
 2 Bedroom 1,341 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,104 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 $66,935 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17111 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 17111 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 12,379 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,183 24%
 No Earnings 6,833 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 12,379 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,183 24%
 No Earnings 6,833 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,147 95.3%
 Public transportation 126 0.8%
 Taxicab 43 0.3%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 211 1.3%
 Worked at Home 361 2.3%
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 1,135 10%
 High School Graduate 5,678 52%
 Associate's degree 678 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,171 20%
 Master's degree 914 8%
 Professional school degree 264 2%
 Doctorate degree 173 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,334 71.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 790 13.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 907 15.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17111

ZIP Code 17111 is in the Central Dauphin School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17111.

South Side Elementary School
4525 Union Deposit Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Dauphin School District
Paxtang Elementary School
3530 Rutherford St
Harrisburg, PA 17111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Dauphin School District
Rutherford Elementary School
6500 Clearfield St
Harrisburg, PA 17111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Dauphin School District
Chamber Hill Elementary School
6450 Chambers Hill Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Dauphin School District
Lawnton Elementary School
4400 Franklin St
Harrisburg, PA 17111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Dauphin School District
St Catherine Laboure School
4020 Derry St
Harrisburg, PA 17111
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Circle School
210 Oakleigh Ave
Harrisburg, PA 17111
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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