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ZIP Code 17557

Primary City:New Holland, PA (View All Cities)
County: Lancaster County
Timezone: Eastern (11:01pm)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.11, -76.07
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17557

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17557. 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 17557. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17557, 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:
New Holland, PA
Unacceptable:
Greenbank, Groffdale, Laurelville

Stats and Demographics for the 17557 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17557 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 17557 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17557 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,811
Population Density 426 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,302
Median Home Value $200,400
Land Area 32.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,079
Median Household Income $54,004

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male473505508504419393296324352441463429351316246251226199
Female520484477487355368336320372448483439400338312308316352
Total993989985991774761632644724889946868751654558559542551

Gender

 Male 6,696 48%
 Female 7,115 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,957 93.8%
 Black Or African American 221 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.1%
 Asian 229 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 198 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 185 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32293486746742532386138
Renter119302225213186168310201
Total151595711959928700696339

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,109 61%
 Single Guardian 524 10%
 Singles 1,250 25%
 Singles With Roommate 196 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,548 70%
 Households with Kids 1,531 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male871049291114861188110612095859811093110105999792
Female11410210010685969310610491921081018510911396898080
Total201206192197199182211187210211187193199195202223201188177172

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17557 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17557 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 17557 real estate data, the median home value of $200,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 17557 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 17557 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17557 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,655 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 146 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,852 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,503 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,724 33%
 Households Vacant 223 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 113 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 27 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 49 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 101 5%
 1 Bedroom 523 26%
 2 Bedroom 717 35%
 3+ Bedroom 683 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 $54,004 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17557 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. More commuters in 17557 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 4,245 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,039 28%
 No Earnings 3,599 33%
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 4,245 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,039 28%
 No Earnings 3,599 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,560 87.7%
 Public transportation 72 1.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 23 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 375 5.9%
 Worked at Home 313 4.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,265 28%
 High School Graduate 2,413 54%
 Associate's degree 97 2%
 Bachelor's degree 515 12%
 Master's degree 153 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,199 41.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 972 33.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 716 24.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17557

ZIP Code 17557 is in the Eastern Lancaster County School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17557.

New Holland Elementary
126 Eastern School Rd
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eastern Lancaster County School District
Garden Spot Shs
669 East Main St
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Eastern Lancaster County School District
Garden Spot Ms
669 East Main St 609
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Eastern Lancaster County School District
Crossroads Mennonite School
3030 Division Hwy
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Groffdale School
179 Voganville Rd
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
East Earl Amish Parochial School
1182 Stauffer Rd
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Holland Early Learning Center
18 Western Ave
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Welsh Mountain Amish Parochial School
5310 Hammond Rd
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Pequea Mennonite School
5025 Diem Rd
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Amsterdam School
185 Amsterdam Rd
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Walnut Hill Parochial School
284 S Shirk Rd
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hidden Meadow School
346 Red Well Rd
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
West Terre Hill School
560 Quarry Rd
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Center Grove School
226 W Huyard Rd
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Greenbank School
678 Ranck Rd
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mill Creek Valley Parochial
115 Eastern School Rd
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Pleasant Valley School
170 Mentzer Rd
New Holland, PA 17557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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