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ZIP Code 17547

Primary City:Marietta, PA (View All Cities)
County: Lancaster County
Timezone: Eastern (3:06pm)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.08, -76.58
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17547

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17547. 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 17547. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17547, 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:
Marietta, PA
Unacceptable:
Shocks Mills

Stats and Demographics for the 17547 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17547 is located in southeast 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 17547 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 less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17547 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,378
Population Density 615 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,037
Median Home Value $149,900
Land Area 12.00 sq mi
Water Area 2.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,840
Median Household Income $57,555

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male28928927821123431630627430527224622819410669603422
Female26827722719521433530530626628125023718510480613222
Total5575665054064486516115805715534964653792101491216644

Gender

 Male 3,733 51%
 Female 3,645 49%
Gender

Race

 White 6,922 93.8%
 Black Or African American 165 2.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.2%
 Asian 62 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 84 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 126 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4038346246139116510226
Renter7924717013910443235
Total11963063260049520812531

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,590 56%
 Single Guardian 453 16%
 Singles 576 20%
 Singles With Roommate 221 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,794 63%
 Households with Kids 1,046 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5953656154655165546248685050485047382846
Female4666554757486055575057414237394038433531
Total1051191201081111131111201111121051099287879085816377

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17547 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17547 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17547 real estate data, the median home value of $149,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 17547 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 17547 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17547 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,378 100%
 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 1,636 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 394 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 810 27%
 Households Vacant 197 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 74 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 5%
 For Sale Only 47 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 21 3%
 1 Bedroom 159 26%
 2 Bedroom 324 52%
 3+ Bedroom 115 19%
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 $57,555 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17547 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 17547 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 2,773 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,373 25%
 No Earnings 1,360 25%
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 2,773 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,373 25%
 No Earnings 1,360 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,471 91%
 Public transportation 86 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 95 2%
 Worked at Home 156 4%
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 286 11.2%
 High School Graduate 1,635 64.3%
 Associate's degree 175 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 263 10.3%
 Master's degree 149 5.9%
 Professional school degree 15 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 20 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,073 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 148 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 80 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17547

ZIP Code 17547 is in the Donegal School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17547.

Riverview Elementary School
1179 River Rd
Marietta, PA 17547
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Donegal School District
Donegal Kindergarten Center
420 Coffee Goss Rd
Marietta, PA 17547
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Donegal School District
Donegal Intermediate School
1179 River Rd
Marietta, PA 17547
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Donegal School District
Donegal Jhs
1175 River Rd
Marietta, PA 17547
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Donegal School District
Susquehanna Waldorf School
15 W Walnut St
Marietta, PA 17547
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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