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ZIP Code 17315

Primary City:Dover, PA (View All Cities)
County: York County
Timezone: Eastern (7:35am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.0, -76.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17315

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17315. 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 17315. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17315, 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:
Dover, PA
Acceptable:
York
Unacceptable:
Bigmount, Davidsburg, Mount Royal

Stats and Demographics for the 17315 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17315 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 17315 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 extremely 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 17315 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,756
Population Density 412 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,641
Median Home Value $156,200
Land Area 62.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,170
Median Household Income $54,981

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
Male8168758198316767257489119541,0181,044929805617421266191122
Female7377637897586367667608779481,0831,087956871645449327260276
Total1,5531,6381,6081,5891,3121,4911,5081,7881,9022,1012,1311,8851,6761,262870593451398

Gender

 Male 12,768 50%
 Female 12,988 50%
Gender

Race

 White 24,138 93.7%
 Black Or African American 722 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 67 0.3%
 Asian 172 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 272 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 380 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1169761,6452,0231,8191,171608185
Renter13135332128220413795104
Total2471,3291,9662,3052,0231,308703289

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,938 58%
 Single Guardian 1,450 14%
 Singles 2,237 22%
 Singles With Roommate 545 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,886 68%
 Households with Kids 3,284 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male174170172166179182183170161180162165138174144187161186153122
Female144155165125162151140161149165138149156181155154181146122130
Total318325337291341333323331310345300314294355299341342332275252

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17315 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17315 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 17315 real estate data, the median home value of $156,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 17315 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 17315 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17315 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,653 99.6%
 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 103 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,932 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,611 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,627 15%
 Households Vacant 471 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 98 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 151 32%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 149 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 321 18%
 2 Bedroom 764 43%
 3+ Bedroom 686 39%
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 $54,981 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17315 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 17315 has very few people that work at home. 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 17315 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 9,594 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,162 24%
 No Earnings 6,368 30%
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 9,594 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,162 24%
 No Earnings 6,368 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,415 95.4%
 Public transportation 46 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 40 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 310 2.4%
 Worked at Home 206 1.6%
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 1,020 11.7%
 High School Graduate 5,694 65.6%
 Associate's degree 693 8.0%
 Bachelor's degree 838 9.6%
 Master's degree 325 3.7%
 Professional school degree 58 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 58 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,030 79.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 676 13.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 368 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17315

ZIP Code 17315 is in the Dover Area School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17315.

North Salem Elementary School
5161 North Salem Church Rd
Dover, PA 17315
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dover Area School District
Dover Area Elementary School
109 East Canal St
Dover, PA 17315
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dover Area School District
Weigelstown Elementary School
3205 Carlisle Rd
Dover, PA 17315
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dover Area School District
Leib Elementary School
2925 Oakland Rd
Dover, PA 17315
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dover Area School District
Dover Area Elementary School
109 East Canal St
Dover, PA 17315
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dover Area School District
Dover Area High School
46 West Canal St
Dover, PA 17315
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dover Area School District
Dover Area Intrmd School
4500 Intermediate Ave
Dover, PA 17315
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Dover Area School District

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