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ZIP Code 17777

Primary City:Watsontown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Northumberland County
Timezone: Eastern (12:28pm)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.11, -76.81
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17777

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17777. 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 17777. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17777, 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:
Watsontown, PA
Unacceptable:
Delaware Run, Goosetown, Watsonville

Stats and Demographics for the 17777 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17777 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 17777 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 17777 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,056
Population Density 187 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,064
Median Home Value $129,500
Land Area 37.69 sq mi
Water Area 1.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,875
Median Household Income $45,777

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
Male2242132112221751851902092342772382382381981271098960
Female211200209228156183181216245268277268243201134125145129
Total435413420450331368371425479545515506481399261234234189

Gender

 Male 3,437 49%
 Female 3,619 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,888 97.6%
 Black Or African American 47 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.2%
 Asian 33 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 35 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 35 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2918334944848932921469
Renter6813612014192858637
Total97319469589581414300106

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,620 56%
 Single Guardian 317 11%
 Singles 788 27%
 Singles With Roommate 150 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,065 72%
 Households with Kids 810 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4647485232464546443545414446494251443630
Female4643454733413942454039404347504945483627
Total9290939965878488897584818793999196927257

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17777 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 17777 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17777 real estate data, the median home value of $129,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 17777. Rentals in 17777 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17777 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,958 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 90 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,232 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 878 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 765 25%
 Households Vacant 189 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 72 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 21 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 148 21%
 2 Bedroom 242 34%
 3+ Bedroom 326 46%
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 $45,777 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17777 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 17777 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,417 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,429 25%
 No Earnings 1,897 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 2,417 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,429 25%
 No Earnings 1,897 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,040 87.9%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 239 6.9%
 Worked at Home 171 4.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 247 10.0%
 High School Graduate 1,745 70.6%
 Associate's degree 144 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 216 8.7%
 Master's degree 90 3.6%
 Professional school degree 27 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,099 73.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 241 16.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 151 10.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17777

ZIP Code 17777 is in the Warrior Run School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17777.

Watsontown Elementary School
1100 Main St
Watsontown, PA 17777
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Warrior Run School District
Maranatha Mennonite Christian School
1485 Plotts Rd
Watsontown, PA 17777
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Watsontown Christian Academy
1225 8th Street Dr
Watsontown, PA 17777
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Ridgeview Amish School
301 Ottawa Rd
Watsontown, PA 17777
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Muddy Run Amish School
178 California Road
Watsontown, PA 17777
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Keefertown Parochial School
2165 Whitmoyer Rd
Watsontown, PA 17777
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Spring View Parochial School
1280 Seagrave Dr
Watsontown, PA 17777
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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