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ZIP Code 17340

Primary City:Littlestown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Adams County
Timezone: Eastern (3:16am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.76, -77.11
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17340

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17340. 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 17340. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17340, 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:
Littlestown, PA
Unacceptable:
Kingsdale, White Hall

Stats and Demographics for the 17340 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17340 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 17340 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17340 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,896
Population Density 282 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,382
Median Home Value $211,600
Land Area 38.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,109
Median Household Income $61,568

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3463594434222913012763384274324123762702391941539152
Female296337379403274270272354460483413374326272181147104129
Total642696822825565571548692887915825750596511375300195181

Gender

 Male 5,422 50%
 Female 5,474 50%
Gender

Race

 White 10,489 96.3%
 Black Or African American 86 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.1%
 Asian 72 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 71 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 162 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4229365777764647428686
Renter89177168184103543835
Total131470825961749528324121

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,464 60%
 Single Guardian 630 15%
 Singles 805 20%
 Singles With Roommate 210 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,665 65%
 Households with Kids 1,444 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male63747179766974707088876810298929797726453
Female5258676066686464757781607388948796705648
Total115132138139142137138134145165168128175186186184193142120101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17340 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17340 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 17340 real estate data, the median home value of $211,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 17340 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 17340 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17340 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,825 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 71 0.7%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,416 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 845 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 848 19%
 Households Vacant 273 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 19.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 56 20.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 5.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 6.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 130 47.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 58 6%
 1 Bedroom 222 23%
 2 Bedroom 267 28%
 3+ Bedroom 412 43%
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 $61,568 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17340 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 17340 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,040 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,197 26%
 No Earnings 2,357 27%
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 4,040 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,197 26%
 No Earnings 2,357 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,253 92.6%
 Public transportation 20 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 222 3.9%
 Worked at Home 178 3.1%
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 405 11.3%
 High School Graduate 2,288 63.7%
 Associate's degree 315 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 412 11.5%
 Master's degree 112 3.1%
 Professional school degree 42 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,688 71.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 511 21.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 180 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17340

ZIP Code 17340 is in the Littlestown Area School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17340.

Rolling Acres Elementary School
150 East Myrtle St
Littlestown, PA 17340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Littlestown Area School District
Maple Avenue Ms
75 Maple Ave
Littlestown, PA 17340
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Littlestown Area School District
Alloway Creek Intrmd School
162 Newark St
Littlestown, PA 17340
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Littlestown Area School District
Littlestown Shs
200 East Myrtle St
Littlestown, PA 17340
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Littlestown Area School District

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