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ZIP Code 17202

Primary City:Chambersburg, PA (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (7:13am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.9, -77.7
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17202

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17202. 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 17202. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17202, 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
Acceptable:
Guilford Township, Guilford Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 17202 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17202 is located in south Pennsylvania and covers a slightly higher 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 17202 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17202 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,200
Population Density 254 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,214
Median Home Value $190,400
Land Area 119.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,588
Median Household Income $60,751

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
Male1,0321,0171,0309627248137929781,0251,2021,1151,076908759547414293201
Female9079631,0408807737988599541,0521,1401,1901,116969802603487386393
Total1,9391,9802,0701,8421,4971,6111,6511,9322,0772,3422,3052,1921,8771,5611,150901679594

Gender

 Male 14,888 49%
 Female 15,312 51%
Gender

Race

 White 28,125 93.1%
 Black Or African American 788 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 41 0.1%
 Asian 327 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 418 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 496 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1198331,6572,2052,0591,460843232
Renter190572390333237141166151
Total3091,4052,0472,5382,2961,6011,009383

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,259 63%
 Single Guardian 1,400 12%
 Singles 2,384 21%
 Singles With Roommate 545 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,797 67%
 Households with Kids 3,791 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male203220217210207195213189213196207215208204213203219187140152
Female172167185200216173172203199204213217199207192196200182110146
Total375387402410423368385392412400420432407411405399419369250298

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17202 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 17202 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 17202 real estate data, the median home value of $190,400 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 17202. Rentals in 17202 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 17202 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,973 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 14 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 169 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 44 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,108 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,300 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,180 18%
 Households Vacant 626 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 165 26.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 2.7%
 For Sale Only 190 30.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 7.0%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 185 29.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 325 15.0%
 2 Bedroom 927 42.7%
 3+ Bedroom 909 41.8%
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 $60,751 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17202 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 17202 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,751 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,495 23%
 No Earnings 7,949 33%
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 10,751 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,495 23%
 No Earnings 7,949 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,365 92.0%
 Public transportation 29 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 61 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 318 2.2%
 Worked at Home 762 5.2%
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 1,150 11.0%
 High School Graduate 6,500 62.0%
 Associate's degree 726 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,313 12.5%
 Master's degree 569 5.4%
 Professional school degree 150 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 83 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,945 70.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,024 18.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 607 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17202

ZIP Code 17202 is in the Chambersburg Area School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17202.

Scotland Elementary School
3832 Scotland Main St
Chambersburg, PA 17202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School
2459 Loop Rd
Chambersburg, PA 17202
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chambersburg Area School District
Franklin County Ctc
2463 Loop Rd
Chambersburg, PA 17202
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Franklin County Ctc School District
Emmanuel Christian School
2643 Apple Way
Chambersburg, PA 17202
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Shalom Christian Academy
126 Social Island Rd
Chambersburg, PA 17202
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Calvary Mennonite School
559 Overcash Rd
Chambersburg, PA 17202
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Portico River Brethren School
5501 Fort McCord Rd
Chambersburg, PA 17202
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Montessori Academy of Chambersburg
875 Ragged Edge Rd
Chambersburg, PA 17202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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