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ZIP Code 17724

Primary City:Canton, PA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (6:52am)
Coordinates:41.7, -76.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17724

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17724. 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 17724. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17724, 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:
Canton, PA
Acceptable:
Leroy
Unacceptable:
Beech Flats, Cedar Ledge, East Canton, Gleason, Union Center, Ward, West Leroy

Stats and Demographics for the 17724 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17724 is located in north Pennsylvania and covers a slightly higher 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 17724 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17724 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,424
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,547
Median Home Value $108,400
Land Area 112.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,140
Median Household Income $41,232

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15520719820415211713617718220117916315515196975343
Female190165165187146126152160194198196165183165134737881
Total345372363391298243288337376399375328338316230170131124

Gender

 Male 2,666 49%
 Female 2,758 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,327 98.2%
 Black Or African American 21 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 6 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 18 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 45 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1913023131231527213649
Renter5611412510280807742
Total7524435641439535221391

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,173 55%
 Single Guardian 312 15%
 Singles 559 26%
 Singles With Roommate 96 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,456 68%
 Households with Kids 684 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3237273342394839393538433844423945492930
Female4039384028383128403729333333423743382726
Total7276657370777967797267767177847688875656

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17724 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17724 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17724 real estate data, the median home value of $108,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 17724 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 17724 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17724 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,400 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 20 0.4%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 793 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 671 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 676 27%
 Households Vacant 407 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 12.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 17 4.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 268 65.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 16.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 78 11%
 1 Bedroom 122 17%
 2 Bedroom 171 24%
 3+ Bedroom 334 47%
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 $41,232 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17724 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 17724 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,506 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,048 24%
 No Earnings 1,783 41%
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 1,506 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,048 24%
 No Earnings 1,783 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,894 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 31 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 98 5%
 Worked at Home 128 6%
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. 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 259 14.1%
 High School Graduate 1,258 68.4%
 Associate's degree 150 8.2%
 Bachelor's degree 144 7.8%
 Master's degree 12 0.7%
 Professional school degree 15 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 876 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 60 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 107 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17724

ZIP Code 17724 is in the Canton Area School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17724.

Canton Area Elementary School
545 East Main St
Canton, PA 17724
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Canton Area School District
Canton Jshs
509 East Main St
Canton, PA 17724
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Canton Area School District

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