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ZIP Code 17268

Primary City:Waynesboro, PA (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (11:07pm)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.8, -77.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17268

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17268. 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 17268. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17268, 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:
Waynesboro, PA
Unacceptable:
Altenwald, Biesecker Gap, Cress, Eastland Hill, Fiveforks, Fox Hill, Glen Forney, Good, Pen Mar, Pennersville, Polktown, Roadside, Tomstown, Wayne Heights, Weltys

Stats and Demographics for the 17268 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17268 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 17268 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17268 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,285
Population Density 357 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,283
Median Home Value $169,500
Land Area 79.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,335
Median Household Income $52,657

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
Male9779439098647748798289039851,067967905817641484349274199
Female9889009408428209288348599381,0699991,022922746514441396362
Total1,9651,8431,8491,7061,5941,8071,6621,7621,9232,1361,9661,9271,7391,387998790670561

Gender

 Male 13,765 49%
 Female 14,520 51%
Gender

Race

 White 26,744 94.6%
 Black Or African American 563 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 74 0.3%
 Asian 223 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 224 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 454 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1048171,3331,6931,6991,261811287
Renter391784607597390240206115
Total4951,6011,9402,2902,0891,5011,017402

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,152 54%
 Single Guardian 1,734 15%
 Singles 2,854 25%
 Singles With Roommate 595 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,761 68%
 Households with Kids 3,574 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male185207214186183201190178191175181197184172172175169189159152
Female201206198212148195176173208203176185182194178177170168149163
Total386413412398331396366351399378357382366366350352339357308315

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17268 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17268 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17268 real estate data, the median home value of $169,500 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 17268. Rentals in 17268 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 17268 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,211 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 74 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,209 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,796 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,330 27%
 Households Vacant 948 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 365 38.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1.4%
 For Sale Only 180 19.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 5.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 76 8.0%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 264 27.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 58 2%
 1 Bedroom 934 29%
 2 Bedroom 1,228 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,040 32%
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 $52,657 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17268 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 17268 can expect to fall in that range. 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 9,712 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,181 23%
 No Earnings 7,654 34%
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 9,712 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,181 23%
 No Earnings 7,654 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,045 93.3%
 Public transportation 69 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 34 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 317 2.5%
 Worked at Home 450 3.5%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,247 13.8%
 High School Graduate 5,584 61.6%
 Associate's degree 657 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 971 10.7%
 Master's degree 500 5.5%
 Professional school degree 71 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 29 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,717 74.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 489 9.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 783 15.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17268

ZIP Code 17268 is in the Waynesboro Area School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17268.

Fairview Avenue Elementary School
220 Fairview Ave
Waynesboro, PA 17268
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waynesboro Area School District
Hooverville Elementary School
10829 Buchanan Trl East
Waynesboro, PA 17268
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waynesboro Area School District
Mowrey Elementary School
7891 Tomstown Rd
Waynesboro, PA 17268
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waynesboro Area School District
Summitview Elementary School
840 East 2nd St
Waynesboro, PA 17268
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waynesboro Area School District
Waynesboro Area Shs
550 East 2nd St
Waynesboro, PA 17268
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Waynesboro Area School District
Waynesboro Area Ms
702 East 2nd St
Waynesboro, PA 17268
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Waynesboro Area School District
St Andrew School
213 E Main St
Waynesboro, PA 17268
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Providence School Pigeon Hill Building
7760 Burkholder Rd
Waynesboro, PA 17268
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Providence School-Oak Hill Building
3687 Oak Hill Rd
Waynesboro, PA 17268
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Noahs Ark Christian Child Care Center
100 S Church St
Waynesboro, PA 17268
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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