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ZIP Code 17201

Primary City:Chambersburg, PA (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (10:06pm)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.97, -77.67
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17201

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17201. 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 17201. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17201, 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:
Chambersburg, PA
Unacceptable:
Aqua, Beautiful, Cheesetown, Clay Hill, Duffield, Franklin Furn, Greenvillage, Guilford Sprs, Guilford Township, Housum, Jackson Hall, Kauffman, Kerrstown, Kerrstown Sq, Letterkenny Army Depo, New Franklin, Nyesville, Pond Bank, Red Bridge, Stoufferstown, Sunbeam, Turkeyfoot

Stats and Demographics for the 17201 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17201 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 17201 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17201 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,293
Population Density 1,335 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,323
Median Home Value $165,700
Land Area 18.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,421
Median Household Income $42,823

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male922787718781713927807781713733753674667463352364327328
Female881819724753869963825766721805812831698617472552593782
Total1,8031,6061,4421,5341,5821,8901,6321,5471,4341,5381,5651,5051,3651,0808249169201,110

Gender

 Male 11,810 47%
 Female 13,483 53%
Gender

Race

 White 20,223 80.0%
 Black Or African American 2,034 8.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 76 0.3%
 Asian 317 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 1,725 6.8%
 Two Or More Races 907 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner835997829941,146862817341
Renter4151,163876807566342395233
Total4981,7621,6581,8011,7121,2041,212574

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,359 42%
 Single Guardian 1,850 18%
 Singles 3,510 34%
 Singles With Roommate 702 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,396 71%
 Households with Kids 3,025 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male176197190180167164146155155166148129136139155167163161135127
Female191176178159175170168157149172147151121133158137132176150185
Total367373368339342334314312304338295280257272313304295337285312

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17201 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17201 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17201 real estate data, the median home value of $165,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 17201 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17201 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,305 96.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 12 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 21 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 504 2.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 202 0.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 249 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,620 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,004 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,797 42%
 Households Vacant 902 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 420 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1%
 For Sale Only 152 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 254 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 147 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,519 32%
 2 Bedroom 1,478 32%
 3+ Bedroom 1,546 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 $42,823 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 17201 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 17201 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 7,329 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,203 26%
 No Earnings 7,580 38%
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 7,329 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,203 26%
 No Earnings 7,580 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,116 93.1%
 Public transportation 20 0.2%
 Taxicab 2 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 548 5.0%
 Worked at Home 182 1.7%
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 1,446 19%
 High School Graduate 3,830 50%
 Associate's degree 613 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,167 15%
 Master's degree 416 5%
 Professional school degree 96 1%
 Doctorate degree 132 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,691 74.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 422 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 877 17.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17201

ZIP Code 17201 is in the Chambersburg Area School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17201.

Chambersburg Area Ms - North
1957 Scotland Ave
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
Buchanan Elementary School
730 East Washington St
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
Stevens Elementary School
800 Hollywell Ave
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
Grandview Elementary School
5538 Cumberland Hwy
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
New Franklin Elementary School
3584 Wayne Rd
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
Guilford Hills Elementary School
2105 Lincoln Way East
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
South Hamilton Elementary School
1019 Warm Spring Rd
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
Falling Spring Elementary School
1006 Falling Spring Rd
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
Hamilton Heights Elementary School
1589 Johnson Rd
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
Chambersburg Area Ms - South
1151 East McKinley St
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
Benjamin Chambers Elementary School
481 North Franklin St
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
Chambersburg Area Shs
511 South 6th St
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
Corpus Christi School
305 N 2nd St
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cumberland Valley Christian School
600 Miller St
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Nhs Human Services
2593 Philadelphia Ave
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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