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ZIP Code 17968

Primary City:Sacramento, PA (View All Cities)
County: Schuylkill County
Timezone: Eastern (10:56pm)
Coordinates:40.63, -76.61
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17968

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17968. 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 17968. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17968, 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:
Sacramento, PA
Unacceptable:
Fearnot

Stats and Demographics for the 17968 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17968 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 17968 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17968 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 329
Population Density 84 people per sq mi
Housing Units 136
Median Home Value $95,900
Land Area 3.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 127
Median Household Income $62,813

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9124101196138101519777573
Female177158121071051013157351067
Total261919182319132313202834141012151310

Gender

 Male 162 49%
 Female 167 51%
Gender

Race

 White 326 99.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4815192214154
Renter25624133
Total61321212615187

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 88 69%
 Single Guardian 12 9%
 Singles 23 18%
 Singles With Roommate 4 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 88 69%
 Households with Kids 39 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11113134110210231223
Female04332203012255141113
Total15445337122465372336

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17968 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17968 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17968 real estate data, the median home value of $95,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 17968 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 17968 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17968 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 329 100%
 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 54 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 47 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 26 19%
 Households Vacant 9 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 78%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 7 32%
 3+ Bedroom 15 68%
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 $62,813 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17968 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 17968 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. More commuters in 17968 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 122 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 49 20%
 No Earnings 79 32%
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 122 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 49 20%
 No Earnings 79 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 137 90%
 Public transportation 3 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 8%
 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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 26 24%
 High School Graduate 63 58%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 19 18%
 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 65 68%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 32%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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