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ZIP Code 17241

Primary City:Newville, PA (View All Cities)
County: Cumberland County
Timezone: Eastern (7:32am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.2, -77.4
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17241

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17241. 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 17241. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17241, 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:
Newville, PA
Unacceptable:
Bloserville, Cobblerville, Dickinson, Doubling Gap, Entlerville, Greenspring, Hays Grove, Heberlig, Little Wash, Lower Mifflin, Mccrea, North Newton, Upper Frankfd, Upper Mifflin

Stats and Demographics for the 17241 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17241 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 17241 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 17241 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,853
Population Density 106 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,854
Median Home Value $158,100
Land Area 112.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,538
Median Household Income $51,034

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
Male3693404414312993163084064124774904293782681991458773
Female317343426437291290337384420469486418382321221169142132
Total686683867868590606645790832946976847760589420314229205

Gender

 Male 5,868 50%
 Female 5,985 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,611 98.0%
 Black Or African American 64 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.1%
 Asian 37 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 27 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 96 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6435666192282053826967
Renter7417417613293657948
Total1385308371,054913603348115

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,776 61%
 Single Guardian 606 13%
 Singles 922 20%
 Singles With Roommate 234 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,058 67%
 Households with Kids 1,480 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7466827265606082739375928497779484849262
Female7364555868687860698681729988989191778062
Total147130137130133128138142142179156164183185175185175161172124

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17241 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17241 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 17241 real estate data, the median home value of $158,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 17241. Rentals in 17241 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17241 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,772 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 73 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,372 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,325 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 841 17%
 Households Vacant 316 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 69 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 4%
 For Sale Only 65 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 25%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 3%
 1 Bedroom 161 18%
 2 Bedroom 344 39%
 3+ Bedroom 359 40%
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 $51,034 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17241 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. Most commuters in 17241 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,078 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,436 26%
 No Earnings 2,932 31%
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 4,078 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,436 26%
 No Earnings 2,932 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,187 90.6%
 Public transportation 57 1.0%
 Taxicab 3 0.1%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 132 2.3%
 Worked at Home 340 5.9%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 737 18.7%
 High School Graduate 2,588 65.6%
 Associate's degree 160 4.1%
 Bachelor's degree 290 7.3%
 Master's degree 133 3.4%
 Professional school degree 17 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 23 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,727 76.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 199 8.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 339 15.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17241

ZIP Code 17241 is in the Big Spring School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17241.

Oak Flat Elementary School
334 Centerville Rd
Newville, PA 17241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Big Spring School District
Newville Elementary School
100 Steelstown Rd
Newville, PA 17241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Big Spring School District
Mount Rock Elementary School
47 Mount Rock Rd
Newville, PA 17241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Big Spring School District
Big Spring Ms
47 Mount Rock Rd
Newville, PA 17241
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Big Spring School District
Big Spring High School
100 Mount Rock Rd
Newville, PA 17241
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Big Spring School District
Rocky View School Parochial
331 Nealy Rd
Newville, PA 17241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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