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ZIP Code 17344

Primary City:Mc Sherrystown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Adams County
Timezone: Eastern (10:28am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.81, -77.02
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17344

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17344. 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 17344. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17344, 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:
Mc Sherrystown, PA
Acceptable:
Mcsherrystown

Stats and Demographics for the 17344 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17344 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 17344 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17344 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,656
Population Density 4,576 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,600
Median Home Value $164,800
Land Area 0.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,524
Median Household Income $48,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13511711610210112412910710212611597816957472130
Female1301371271251151421081221351151251071088987706771
Total26525424322721626623722923724124020418915814411788101

Gender

 Male 1,676 46%
 Female 1,980 54%
Gender

Race

 White 3,483 95.3%
 Black Or African American 37 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 26 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 62 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 42 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner131051461971621269741
Renter441471048466826446
Total5725225028122820816187

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 698 46%
 Single Guardian 266 17%
 Singles 473 31%
 Singles With Roommate 87 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,032 68%
 Households with Kids 492 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1532322124222231182422292120192126241216
Female2826282023292632272925212230352619232226
Total4358604147514863455347504350544745473442

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17344 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17344 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17344 real estate data, the median home value of $164,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 17344 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17344 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,644 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 12 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 574 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 313 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 637 40%
 Households Vacant 76 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 57%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Sale Only 10 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 121 20%
 2 Bedroom 286 47%
 3+ Bedroom 207 34%
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 $48,125 is compared to the rest of the country.

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, 17344 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 17344 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 1,271 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 650 25%
 No Earnings 681 26%
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 1,271 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 650 25%
 No Earnings 681 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,562 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 4%
 Worked at Home 21 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 141 14%
 High School Graduate 619 61%
 Associate's degree 127 13%
 Bachelor's degree 65 6%
 Master's degree 50 5%
 Professional school degree 14 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 539 66%
 Enrolled in Private School 153 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 126 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17344

ZIP Code 17344 is in the Private. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17344.

Annunciation Bvm School
316 North St
Mc Sherrystown, PA 17344
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Delone Catholic High School
140 S Oxford Ave
Mc Sherrystown, PA 17344
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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