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ZIP Code 17222

Primary City:Fayetteville, PA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (2:25pm)
Coordinates:39.9, -77.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17222

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17222. 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 17222. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17222, 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:
Fayetteville, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 17222 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17222 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 17222 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 17222 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,749
Population Density 183 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,900
Median Home Value $178,800
Land Area 58.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,391
Median Household Income $48,693

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male286280325424211261236323334342360371375356345244174101
Female261276272265219246258314322357387373424412340281203191
Total547556597689430507494637656699747744799768685525377292

Gender

 Male 5,348 50%
 Female 5,401 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,987 92.9%
 Black Or African American 290 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.2%
 Asian 71 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 146 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 224 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner43301513640772805534113
Renter5714613614269544422
Total100447649782841859578135

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,589 59%
 Single Guardian 533 12%
 Singles 1,045 24%
 Singles With Roommate 224 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,325 76%
 Households with Kids 1,066 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4762705862575547597556557267839196896552
Female4950555250437252595460485555535467434848
Total9611212511011210012799118129116103127122136145163132113100

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17222 has a slightly less than average 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 17222 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 17222 real estate data, the median home value of $178,800 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 17222. Rentals in 17222 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17222 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,328 96.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 198 1.8%
 Nursing Facilities 182 1.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 41 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,271 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,450 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 670 14%
 Households Vacant 509 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 57 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 65 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 290 57%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 79 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 154 25%
 2 Bedroom 317 50%
 3+ Bedroom 157 25%
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 $48,693 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17222 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 17222 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 2,700 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,614 19%
 No Earnings 4,331 50%
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 2,700 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,614 19%
 No Earnings 4,331 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,533 97.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 0.6%
 Worked at Home 78 2.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 526 15%
 High School Graduate 1,818 53%
 Associate's degree 223 6%
 Bachelor's degree 598 17%
 Master's degree 194 6%
 Professional school degree 44 1%
 Doctorate degree 56 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,323 66.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 368 18.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 312 15.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17222

ZIP Code 17222 is in the Chambersburg Area School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17222.

Fayetteville Elementary School
8 East Main St
Fayetteville, PA 17222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chambersburg Area School District

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