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ZIP Code 17844

Primary City:Mifflinburg, PA (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Eastern (12:54am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.0, -77.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17844

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17844. 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 17844. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17844, 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:
Mifflinburg, PA
Unacceptable:
Cowan, Dice, Foresthill, Red Bank, West Buffalo, Whitesprings

Stats and Demographics for the 17844 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17844 is located in central 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 17844 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17844 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,042
Population Density 90 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,431
Median Home Value $157,000
Land Area 112.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,871
Median Household Income $46,512

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3423903753902882832742963443843703202662091561559764
Female338347337332268275255331347369381323300233202163136102
Total680737712722556558529627691753751643566442358318233166

Gender

 Male 5,003 50%
 Female 5,039 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,874 98.3%
 Black Or African American 64 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 20 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 55 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3728354068358841230485
Renter90206155171109878833
Total127489695854697499392118

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,306 60%
 Single Guardian 484 13%
 Singles 934 24%
 Singles With Roommate 147 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,575 67%
 Households with Kids 1,296 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5971757680708387708973547881759193765558
Female7071607758827172646278556874687580654443
Total12914213515313815215415913415115110914615514316617314199101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17844 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17844 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 17844 real estate data, the median home value of $157,000 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 17844. Rentals in 17844 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17844 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,042 100%
 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 1,745 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,187 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 939 21%
 Households Vacant 560 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 54 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 33 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 354 63%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 97 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 197 21%
 2 Bedroom 314 33%
 3+ Bedroom 444 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 $46,512 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17844 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 17844 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,027 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,056 27%
 No Earnings 2,544 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 3,027 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,056 27%
 No Earnings 2,544 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,743 85.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 25 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 266 6.1%
 Worked at Home 344 7.9%
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. 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 621 19.2%
 High School Graduate 1,788 55.3%
 Associate's degree 143 4.4%
 Bachelor's degree 403 12.5%
 Master's degree 219 6.8%
 Professional school degree 35 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 22 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,569 67.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 359 15.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 402 17.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17844

ZIP Code 17844 is in the Mifflinburg Area School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17844.

Mifflinburg Area Intrmd School
250 Mabel St
Mifflinburg, PA 17844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mifflinburg Area School District
Mifflinburg Elementary School
115 Shipton St
Mifflinburg, PA 17844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mifflinburg Area School District
Mifflinburg Area Ms
100 Mabel St
Mifflinburg, PA 17844
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mifflinburg Area School District
Mifflinburg Area Shs
75 Market St
Mifflinburg, PA 17844
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mifflinburg Area School District
Morning Star Mennonite School
1835 Mensch Rd
Mifflinburg, PA 17844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shady Grove Christian School
124 Turkey Run Rd
Mifflinburg, PA 17844
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bridgeville School
693 Centennial
Mifflinburg, PA 17844
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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