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ZIP Code 17815

Primary City:Bloomsburg, PA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (3:30am)
Coordinates:41.0, -76.4
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17815

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17815. 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 17815. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17815, 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:
Bloomsburg, PA
Unacceptable:
Almedia, Buckhorn, Espy, Fernville, Jerseytown, Lime Ridge, Mainville, Mordansville, Rupert, Shumans

Stats and Demographics for the 17815 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17815 is located in east 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 17815 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly less than average. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17815 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,967
Population Density 228 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,002
Median Home Value $147,500
Land Area 135.87 sq mi
Water Area 3.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,262
Median Household Income $44,521

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6886757221,7312,496818743768838899928875714505432323276180
Female5926526702,3832,949704679776803931995989837622519462329464
Total1,2801,3271,3924,1145,4451,5221,4221,5441,6411,8301,9231,8641,5511,127951785605644

Gender

 Male 14,611 47%
 Female 16,356 53%
Gender

Race

 White 28,914 93.4%
 Black Or African American 1,007 3.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.1%
 Asian 397 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 242 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 352 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner696051,1231,5821,6331,053694235
Renter1,407774554517359216249192
Total1,4761,3791,6772,0991,9921,269943427

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,033 45%
 Single Guardian 1,391 12%
 Singles 3,176 28%
 Singles With Roommate 1,662 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,514 76%
 Households with Kids 2,748 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male138124138152132122155128138155120139132176140165165448813809
Female1051151371231171441291311311281381241361441501621546861,2311,054
Total2432392752752492662842592692832582632683202903273191,1342,0441,863

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17815 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17815 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17815 real estate data, the median home value of $147,500 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 17815. Rentals in 17815 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17815 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,966 87.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 192 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 186 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 3,606 11.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,209 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,785 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,268 36%
 Households Vacant 740 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 164 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Sale Only 93 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 121 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 325 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 149 4%
 1 Bedroom 786 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,643 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,651 39%
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 $44,521 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17815 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. More commuters in 17815 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 8,458 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,805 29%
 No Earnings 10,640 40%
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 8,458 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,805 29%
 No Earnings 10,640 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,008 86.9%
 Public transportation 132 1.0%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,151 8.3%
 Worked at Home 518 3.7%
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 780 9%
 High School Graduate 4,847 57%
 Associate's degree 517 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,383 16%
 Master's degree 593 7%
 Professional school degree 188 2%
 Doctorate degree 247 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,438 85.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 368 9.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 230 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17815

ZIP Code 17815 is in the Bloomsburg Area School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17815.

Memorial Elementary School
500 Market St
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bloomsburg Area School District
W W Evans Memorial Elementary School
59 Perry Ave
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bloomsburg Area School District
Beaver-Main Elementary School
245 Beaver Valley Rd
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bloomsburg Area School District
Bloomsburg Area Ms
1100 Railroad St
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bloomsburg Area School District
Central Columbia Ms
4777 Old Berwick Rd
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Central Columbia School District
Central Columbia Elementary School
4777 Old Berwick Rd
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Columbia School District
Susq-Cyber Cs
240 Market St
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Susq-Cyber Charter Schools
Bloomsburg Area High School
1200 Railroad St
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bloomsburg Area School District
Central Columbia Shs
4777 Old Berwick Rd
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Central Columbia School District
Columbia-Montour Avts
5050 Sweppenheiser Dr
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbia-Montour Avts School District
St Columba Elementary School
40 E 3rd St
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bloomsburg Christian School
3300 Ridge Rd
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Columbia County Christian School
123 Schoolhouse Rd
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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