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ZIP Code 17244

Primary City:Orrstown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (9:00pm)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.09, -77.68
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17244

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17244. 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 17244. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17244, 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:
Orrstown, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 17244 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17244 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 17244 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17244 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,407
Population Density 93 people per sq mi
Housing Units 959
Median Home Value $172,000
Land Area 25.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 881
Median Household Income $50,292

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male869989656152719387839774644749362013
Female75761017468567282738210176624759363051
Total16117519013912910814317516016519815012694108725064

Gender

 Male 1,186 49%
 Female 1,221 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,359 98.0%
 Black Or African American 22 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.3%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 13 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9691421801451066713
Renter1737351997818
Total261061771991541137531

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 563 64%
 Single Guardian 95 11%
 Singles 177 20%
 Singles With Roommate 46 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 585 66%
 Households with Kids 296 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male201621161524152322142117211611171410139
Female81322141413131818241521221915152015915
Total2829433029372841403836384335263234252224

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17244 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 17244 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 17244 real estate data, the median home value of $172,000 is slightly higher 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 17244. Rentals in 17244 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17244 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,380 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 27 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 456 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 275 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 150 16%
 Households Vacant 78 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 38%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 3%
 2 Bedroom 65 33%
 3+ Bedroom 128 65%
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 $50,292 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17244 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 17244 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 778 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 483 26%
 No Earnings 582 32%
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 778 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 483 26%
 No Earnings 582 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,044 94.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 3.0%
 Worked at Home 27 2.4%
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 183 21.7%
 High School Graduate 542 64.2%
 Associate's degree 38 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 54 6.4%
 Master's degree 24 2.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 342 69.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 59 12.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 91 18.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17244

ZIP Code 17244 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17244.

Stoney Creek School
10894 Weaver Rd
Orrstown, PA 17244
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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