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ZIP Code 17601

Primary City:Lancaster, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lancaster
County: Lancaster County
Timezone: Eastern (6:54pm)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.1, -76.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17601. 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 17601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17601, 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:
Lancaster, PA
Acceptable:
Neffsville
Unacceptable:
Eden, Fruitville, Oyster Point, Roseville

Stats and Demographics for the 17601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17601 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 17601 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17601 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 49,779
Population Density 1,494 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,711
Median Home Value $220,000
Land Area 33.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,833
Median Household Income $64,145

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3501,5931,6861,6181,2591,2801,2191,4291,5931,7421,8901,7301,4961,225910802581525
Female1,3901,5411,5921,5441,2361,2551,3111,4791,7261,9471,9811,9331,6881,3211,0851,005832985
Total2,7403,1343,2783,1622,4952,5352,5302,9083,3193,6893,8713,6633,1842,5461,9951,8071,4131,510

Gender

 Male 23,928 48%
 Female 25,851 52%
Gender

Race

 White 43,533 87.5%
 Black Or African American 1,688 3.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 78 0.2%
 Asian 2,231 4.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 1,281 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 958 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner641,1422,3593,3203,3172,2941,499498
Renter4751,120883846582410560464
Total5392,2623,2424,1663,8992,7042,059962

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 11,648 59%
 Single Guardian 2,221 11%
 Singles 4,948 25%
 Singles With Roommate 1,016 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 13,837 70%
 Households with Kids 5,996 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male260270305277310297325318343334347327327351347347348322254239
Female265293303275301300293326321323306315324324343360321272248238
Total525563608552611597618644664657653642651675690707669594502477

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17601 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17601 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 17601 real estate data, the median home value of $220,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 17601. Rentals in 17601 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 48,898 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 454 0.9%
 Other Institutional 12 0.0%
 College Student Housing 332 0.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 83 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,785 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,708 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,340 26%
 Households Vacant 878 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 342 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 4%
 For Sale Only 229 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 46 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 94 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 136 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 81 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,353 26%
 2 Bedroom 2,327 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,421 27%
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 $64,145 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17601 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. More commuters in 17601 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 16,695 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,918 25%
 No Earnings 12,864 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 16,695 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,918 25%
 No Earnings 12,864 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 22,110 92.7%
 Public transportation 153 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 59 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 555 2.3%
 Worked at Home 969 4.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 965 6%
 High School Graduate 7,047 43%
 Associate's degree 1,033 6%
 Bachelor's degree 4,088 25%
 Master's degree 1,972 12%
 Professional school degree 772 5%
 Doctorate degree 371 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,577 73.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,716 19.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 699 7.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17601

ZIP Code 17601 is in the Conestoga Valley School District. There are 22 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17601.

Fritz Elementary School
845 Hornig Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Conestoga Valley School District
Centerville Elementary School
901 Centerville Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hempfield School District
Neff 6
School Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Manheim Township School District
Brecht School
1250 Lititz Pk
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Manheim Township School District
Schaeffer School
875 Pleasure Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Manheim Township School District
Nitrauer School
811 Ashbourne Ave
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Manheim Township School District
Bucher School
450 Candlewyck Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Manheim Township School District
Landis Run Intermediate School
25 Blue Streak Blvd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Manheim Township School District
Conestoga Valley Shs
2110 Horseshoe Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Conestoga Valley School District
Centerville Ms
865 Centerville Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Hempfield School District
Manheim Twp High School
School Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Manheim Township School District
Manheim Twp Ms
School Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Manheim Township School District
Lancaster Catholic High School
650 Juliette Ave
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Leo the Great School
2427 Marietta Ave
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lancaster County Christian School - Leola Campus
2390 New Holland Pike
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Kindercare Learning Center
595 Centerville Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hartman Station Amish School
660 Hartman Station Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Learning Ladder Schools
417 Granite Run Dr
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Chesterbrook Academy
132 N Pointe Blvd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Oak Grove Amish School
500 Willow Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori Academy of Lancaster
2750 Weaver Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hildebrandt Learning Center
2423 New Holland Pike
Lancaster, PA 17601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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