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ZIP Code 17768

Primary City:Shunk, PA (View All Cities)
County: Sullivan County
Timezone: Eastern (3:34pm)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.53, -76.75
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17768

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17768. 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 17768. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17768, 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:
Shunk, PA
Unacceptable:
Fox, Wheelerville

Stats and Demographics for the 17768 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17768 is located in central 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 17768 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17768 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 377
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 577
Median Home Value $150,000
Land Area 29.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 176
Median Household Income $29,531

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male139748814811221217201318772
Female87478511671717112117101362
Total21161111161325141839292841302820134

Gender

 Male 200 53%
 Female 177 47%
Gender

Race

 White 369 97.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.8%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 4 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1178353334193
Renter54633311
Total62114383637204

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 108 61%
 Single Guardian 10 6%
 Singles 54 31%
 Singles With Roommate 4 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 146 83%
 Households with Kids 30 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male24240224121112201010
Female03222300201102122111
Total27462524322214323121

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17768 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 17768 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17768 real estate data, the median home value of $150,000 is slightly less 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 17768. Rentals in 17768 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17768 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 377 100%
 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 80 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 70 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 26 5%
 Households Vacant 401 69%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 0.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 2 0.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 383 95.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 3.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 22%
 2 Bedroom 2 22%
 3+ Bedroom 5 56%
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 $29,531 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17768 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 17768. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 52 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 28 15%
 No Earnings 104 57%
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 52 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 28 15%
 No Earnings 104 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 59 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 5 8%
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 19 21%
 High School Graduate 57 63%
 Associate's degree 9 10%
 Bachelor's degree 6 7%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 37 97%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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