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ZIP Code 17861

Primary City:Paxtonville, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Snyder County
Timezone: Eastern (5:18am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.771, -77.086
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17861

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17861. 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 17861. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17861, 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:
Paxtonville, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 17861 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17861 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 17861 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17861 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 143
Population Density 992 people per sq mi
Housing Units 59
Median Home Value $131,300
Land Area 0.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 58
Median Household Income $70,417

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2210443445854560211
Female316661466746652301
Total531610104810111591011112512

Gender

 Male 70 49%
 Female 73 51%
Gender

Race

 White 142 99.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner049118952
Renter02323000
Total06121311952

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 31 53%
 Single Guardian 11 19%
 Singles 13 22%
 Singles With Roommate 3 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 41 71%
 Households with Kids 17 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00110101042220200200
Female10010000122110021122
Total10120101164330221322

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17861 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17861 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 17861 real estate data, the median home value of $131,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 143 100%
 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 28 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 20 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 10 17%
 Households Vacant 1 2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1 100%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $70,417 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 17861 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 17861 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 7 9%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15 19%
 No Earnings 56 72%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7 9%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15 19%
 No Earnings 56 72%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 22 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 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 9 21%
 High School Graduate 8 19%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 19 45%
 Master's degree 6 14%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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