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ZIP Code 17578

Primary City:Stevens, PA (View All Cities)
County: Lancaster County
Timezone: Eastern (9:38am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.22, -76.17
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17578

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17578. 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 17578. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17578, 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:
Stevens, PA
Unacceptable:
Redrun, Schoeneck

Stats and Demographics for the 17578 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17578 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 17578 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17578 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,485
Population Density 489 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,684
Median Home Value $193,400
Land Area 15.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,588
Median Household Income $62,784

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male265265314300221200180222253322316239223114118796224
Female266277304291213198184203268330306230199167125896949
Total53154261859143439836442552165262246942228124316813173

Gender

 Male 3,717 50%
 Female 3,768 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,222 96.5%
 Black Or African American 24 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.1%
 Asian 127 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 52 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 49 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3920739058842925816341
Renter35102891057531279
Total7430947969350428919050

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,831 71%
 Single Guardian 248 10%
 Singles 410 16%
 Singles With Roommate 99 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,597 62%
 Households with Kids 991 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5054514964494658485664596273676369485347
Female5346585748585647685756636860676368504340
Total103100109106112107102105116113120122130133134126137989687

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17578 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17578 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17578 real estate data, the median home value of $193,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 17578 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 17578 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17578 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,485 100%
 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 1,363 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 752 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 473 18%
 Households Vacant 96 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Sale Only 39 41%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 38 7%
 1 Bedroom 33 6%
 2 Bedroom 247 45%
 3+ Bedroom 234 42%
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 $62,784 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17578 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 17578 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 2,697 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,500 25%
 No Earnings 1,729 29%
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 2,697 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,500 25%
 No Earnings 1,729 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,628 93.8%
 Public transportation 23 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 1.7%
 Worked at Home 137 3.5%
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. 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 449 19.0%
 High School Graduate 1,401 59.4%
 Associate's degree 154 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 287 12.2%
 Master's degree 50 2.1%
 Professional school degree 10 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 999 59.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 419 24.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 264 15.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17578

ZIP Code 17578 is in the Private. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17578.

Napierville Parochial School
537 E Church St
Stevens, PA 17578
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Pieffer Hill Parochial School
1060 E Pieffer Hill Rd
Stevens, PA 17578
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
West Stevens School
1465 Wollups Hill Rd
Stevens, PA 17578
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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