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ZIP Code 17866

Primary City:Coal Township, PA (View All Cities)
County: Northumberland County
Timezone: Eastern (7:20am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.79, -76.56
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17866

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17866. 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 17866. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17866, 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:
Coal Township, PA
Acceptable:
Excelsior, Ranshaw
Unacceptable:
Coal Run

Stats and Demographics for the 17866 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17866 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 17866 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 17866 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,310
Population Density 411 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,181
Median Home Value $59,700
Land Area 25.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,573
Median Household Income $34,508

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male178213243418573582515474509497432383293216194136117102
Female175196220240176199230243283294309292285220232181214246
Total353409463658749781745717792791741675578436426317331348

Gender

 Male 6,075 59%
 Female 4,235 41%
Gender

Race

 White 8,976 87.1%
 Black Or African American 1,055 10.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.2%
 Asian 24 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 183 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 53 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner28231442607599439347124
Renter51135115111871059458
Total79366557718686544441182

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,602 45%
 Single Guardian 595 17%
 Singles 1,200 34%
 Singles With Roommate 176 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,691 75%
 Households with Kids 882 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male373632344138574136404248545974105116843991
Female2933305137384139415745374140554850444343
Total666962857876988077978785959912915316612882134

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17866 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17866 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17866 real estate data, the median home value of $59,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 17866 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 17866 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17866 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,913 76.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,954 19.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 218 2.1%
 Nursing Facilities 206 2.0%
 Other Institutional 9 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,458 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,359 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 756 18%
 Households Vacant 608 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 55 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 54 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 433 71%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 191 26%
 2 Bedroom 291 39%
 3+ Bedroom 258 35%
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 $34,508 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17866 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. Most commuters in 17866 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 2,375 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,076 22%
 No Earnings 4,856 52%
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 2,375 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,076 22%
 No Earnings 4,856 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,748 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 120 4%
 Worked at Home 89 3%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,071 22%
 High School Graduate 3,191 66%
 Associate's degree 157 3%
 Bachelor's degree 313 6%
 Master's degree 87 2%
 Professional school degree 41 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 879 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 218 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 148 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17866

ZIP Code 17866 is in the Shamokin Area School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17866.

Shamokin Area Elementary School
3000 West State St
Coal Township, PA 17866
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shamokin Area School District
Shamokin Area Ms
2000 West State St
Shamokin, PA 17866
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Shamokin Area School District
Shamokin Area High School
2000 West State St
Shamokin, PA 17866
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shamokin Area School District
Northumberland County Ctc
17002000 West Montgomery St
Coal Township, PA 17866
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northumberland County Ctc School District
Our Lady of Lourdes Regional School
2001 Clinton Ave
Coal Township, PA 17866
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Northwestern Academy
2000 Northwestern Dr
Coal Township, PA 17866
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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