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ZIP Code 17260

Primary City:Shirleysburg, PA (View All Cities)
County: Huntingdon County
Timezone: Eastern (9:15pm)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.29, -77.89
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17260

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17260. 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 17260. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17260, 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:
Shirleysburg, PA
Acceptable:
Mount Union

Stats and Demographics for the 17260 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17260 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 17260 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 17260 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,164
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 569
Median Home Value $102,100
Land Area 35.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 460
Median Household Income $38,229

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2835414317213140443442435033432098
Female373743342425273332423747443533211318
Total657284774146587376767990946876412226

Gender

 Male 582 50%
 Female 582 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,147 98.5%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner528687088773614
Renter413910111575
Total941778099924319

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 274 60%
 Single Guardian 57 12%
 Singles 101 22%
 Singles With Roommate 28 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 320 70%
 Households with Kids 140 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male447652591461097965121284
Female6778868969851477681036
Total101114141381318201518142116131120221110

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17260 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17260 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 17260 real estate data, the median home value of $102,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 17260 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 17260 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17260 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,164 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 204 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 182 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 74 13%
 Households Vacant 109 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 5 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 72 66%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 9%
 1 Bedroom 9 7%
 2 Bedroom 30 24%
 3+ Bedroom 73 59%
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 $38,229 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17260 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. A higher percentage of people in 17260 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 17260. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 286 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 221 22%
 No Earnings 518 51%
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 286 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 221 22%
 No Earnings 518 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 373 80.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.4%
 Worked at Home 88 19.0%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 67 16%
 High School Graduate 300 73%
 Associate's degree 16 4%
 Bachelor's degree 27 7%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 196 60.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 74 22.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 55 16.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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