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ZIP Code 17112

Primary City:Harrisburg, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Harrisburg
County: Dauphin County
Timezone: Eastern (2:59am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.4, -76.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17112

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17112. 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 17112. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17112, 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:
Linglestown, Lower Paxton, Paxtonia, West Hanover

Stats and Demographics for the 17112 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17112 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 17112 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17112 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,850
Population Density 491 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,220
Median Home Value $193,100
Land Area 69.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,607
Median Household Income $76,593

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9219741,0391,0988419689869981,1081,3591,4421,3881,256761513447269174
Female8409559641,0037229409221,0551,1901,4451,6501,4881,287805661564415402
Total1,7611,9292,0032,1011,5631,9081,9082,0532,2982,8043,0922,8762,5431,5661,1741,011684576

Gender

 Male 16,542 49%
 Female 17,308 51%
Gender

Race

 White 30,048 88.8%
 Black Or African American 1,768 5.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 0.1%
 Asian 1,077 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 233 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 671 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner621,0281,8332,7672,8831,5511,006237
Renter18961739641128312811898
Total2511,6452,2293,1783,1661,6791,124335

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,141 60%
 Single Guardian 1,611 12%
 Singles 3,138 23%
 Singles With Roommate 717 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,504 70%
 Households with Kids 4,103 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male150218198188167199207192209200217222208192253242247213143134
Female186171172162211175170214185196181191205191192225242183161119
Total336389370350378374377406394396398413413383445467489396304253

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17112 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 17112 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 17112 real estate data, the median home value of $193,100 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 17112. Rentals in 17112 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17112 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,577 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 115 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 134 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,093 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,274 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,240 16%
 Households Vacant 613 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 114 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 206 34%
 Sold & Unoccupied 47 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 189 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 587 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,101 44%
 3+ Bedroom 830 33%
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 $76,593 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17112 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 17112 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 13,449 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,486 24%
 No Earnings 7,460 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 13,449 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,486 24%
 No Earnings 7,460 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,330 95.7%
 Public transportation 72 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 52 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 276 1.5%
 Worked at Home 388 2.1%
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 707 6%
 High School Graduate 5,189 44%
 Associate's degree 1,076 9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,999 26%
 Master's degree 937 8%
 Professional school degree 454 4%
 Doctorate degree 323 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,514 73.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,174 19.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 485 7.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17112

ZIP Code 17112 is in the Commonwealth Connections Academy Charter Schools. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17112.

Commonwealth Connections Academy Cs
4050 Crums Mill Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Commonwealth Connections Academy Charter Schools
Linglestown Elementary School
1044 North Mountain Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Dauphin School District
Paxtonia Elementary School
6135 Jonestown Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Dauphin School District
West Hanover Elementary School
7740 Manor Dr
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Dauphin School District
Linglestown Ms
1200 North Mountain Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Central Dauphin School District
Mountain View Elementary School
400 Gibbel Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Dauphin School District
Central Dauphin Shs
437 Piketown Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Central Dauphin School District
Harrisburg Christian School
2000 Blue Mountain Pkwy
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Kindercare Learning Center 1282
6006 Jonestown Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Aa to Zz Child Care and Learning Center
88 S Hershey Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
East Shore Montessori School
6130 Old Jonestown Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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