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ZIP Code 17929

Primary City:Cressona, PA (View All Cities)
County: Schuylkill County
Timezone: Eastern (3:09pm)
Coordinates:40.63, -76.19
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17929

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17929. 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 17929. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17929, 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:
Cressona, PA
Unacceptable:
West Cressona

Stats and Demographics for the 17929 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17929 is located in southeast Pennsylvania and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 17929 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 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 17929 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,606
Population Density 1,595 people per sq mi
Housing Units 686
Median Home Value $95,900
Land Area 1.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 643
Median Household Income $53,468

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male555160585047545866565851342323231412
Female425657494047576064575844523522232723
Total97107117107909411111813011311695865845464135

Gender

 Male 793 49%
 Female 813 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,553 96.7%
 Black Or African American 13 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 18 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner76810311186554218
Renter7323432156198
Total14100137143101616126

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 334 52%
 Single Guardian 123 19%
 Singles 157 24%
 Singles With Roommate 29 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 430 67%
 Households with Kids 213 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male89171211891491211811181215159713
Female761191361117912108101781015798
Total1515282124142031182421162135202530161621

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17929 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17929 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17929 real estate data, the median home value of $95,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 17929 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17929 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,606 100%
 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 329 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 161 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 153 22%
 Households Vacant 43 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 13 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 6%
 1 Bedroom 7 4%
 2 Bedroom 98 53%
 3+ Bedroom 69 37%
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 $53,468 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 17929 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 621 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 429 29%
 No Earnings 431 29%
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 621 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 429 29%
 No Earnings 431 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 805 90.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 7.1%
 Worked at Home 19 2.1%
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 55 8.8%
 High School Graduate 437 70.1%
 Associate's degree 68 10.9%
 Bachelor's degree 47 7.5%
 Master's degree 10 1.6%
 Professional school degree 3 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 285 77.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 9.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 47 12.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17929

ZIP Code 17929 is in the Blue Mountain School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17929.

Blue Mountain El Cressona School
45 Wilder St
Cressona, PA 17929
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Blue Mountain School District

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