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ZIP Code 17834

Primary City:Kulpmont, PA (View All Cities)
County: Northumberland County
Timezone: Eastern (1:50am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.79, -76.46
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17834

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17834. 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 17834. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17834, 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:
Kulpmont, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 17834 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17834 is located in east 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 17834 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17834 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,565
Population Density 695 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,814
Median Home Value $87,600
Land Area 5.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,641
Median Household Income $45,772

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male90909393949977911301111421651259283635037
Female977010679888686961181131361391211049889107107
Total187160199172182185163187248224278304246196181152157144

Gender

 Male 1,725 48%
 Female 1,840 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,479 97.6%
 Black Or African American 13 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 20 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 18 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 32 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner139617623128719716081
Renter3272544744516733
Total45168230278331248227114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 751 46%
 Single Guardian 236 14%
 Singles 590 36%
 Singles With Roommate 64 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,260 77%
 Households with Kids 381 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2518161917182217162513241318261717181516
Female221822171391812182321241721181817161013
Total4736383630274029344834483039443534342529

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17834 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17834 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17834 real estate data, the median home value of $87,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 17834. Rentals in 17834 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17834 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,554 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 603 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 638 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 400 22%
 Households Vacant 173 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 61 35.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 10 5.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 11.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 46.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 62 17%
 1 Bedroom 75 21%
 2 Bedroom 24 7%
 3+ Bedroom 197 55%
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 $45,772 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17834 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 17834 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 1,012 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 627 22%
 No Earnings 1,176 42%
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 1,012 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 627 22%
 No Earnings 1,176 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,351 92.6%
 Public transportation 10 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 73 5.0%
 Worked at Home 25 1.7%
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 99 9%
 High School Graduate 754 66%
 Associate's degree 74 6%
 Bachelor's degree 120 10%
 Master's degree 75 7%
 Professional school degree 11 1%
 Doctorate degree 10 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 604 89.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 5.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 5.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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