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ZIP Code 17934

Primary City:Gilberton, PA (View All Cities)
County: Schuylkill County
Timezone: Eastern (12:47pm)
Coordinates:40.80, -76.22
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17934

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17934. 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 17934. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17934, 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:
Gilberton, PA
Unacceptable:
Maizeville

Stats and Demographics for the 17934 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17934 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 17934 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17934 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 469
Population Density 496 people per sq mi
Housing Units 268
Median Home Value $28,300
Land Area 0.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 205
Median Household Income $28,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1691313815141118231026916191130
Female101616139121017131818121917851111
Total262529261727242831412838283327161411

Gender

 Male 234 50%
 Female 235 50%
Gender

Race

 White 457 97%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 6 1%
 Two Or More Races 6 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31421314136218
Renter17860530
Total42129374141248

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 76 37%
 Single Guardian 46 22%
 Singles 73 36%
 Singles With Roommate 10 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 159 78%
 Households with Kids 46 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male35241133136211134320
Female52034432341452222430
Total87275565477663356750

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17934 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17934 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17934 real estate data, the median home value of $28,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 17934 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 17934 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17934 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 469 100%
 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 40 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 135 50%
 Renter Occupied Households 30 11%
 Households Vacant 63 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 90%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 23 62%
 3+ Bedroom 14 38%
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 $28,125 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17934 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 17934 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. Most commuters in 17934 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 94 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 107 27%
 No Earnings 198 50%
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 94 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 107 27%
 No Earnings 198 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 140 91.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 7.8%
 Worked at Home 1 0.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 21 11%
 High School Graduate 145 78%
 Associate's degree 3 2%
 Bachelor's degree 16 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 45 66.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 23 33.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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