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ZIP Code 17982

Primary City:Tuscarora, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
Neighborhood: Schuylkill
County: Schuylkill County
Timezone: Eastern (7:35am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.77, -76.03
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17982

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17982. 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 17982. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17982, 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:
Tuscarora, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 17982 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17982 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 17982 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17982 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 430
Population Density 88 people per sq mi
Housing Units 217
Median Home Value $107,300
Land Area 4.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 195
Median Household Income $31,964

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 56

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male814111114912141016191711919554
Female710118411581416152421131814158
Total152422191820172224323441322237192012

Gender

 Male 208 48%
 Female 222 52%
Gender

Race

 White 425 98.8%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.2%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11122333535269
Renter06414440
Total11726343939309

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 92 47%
 Single Guardian 29 15%
 Singles 65 33%
 Singles With Roommate 9 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 153 78%
 Households with Kids 42 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male20413324223222302422
Female12312122320342130132
Total32725446543564432554

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17982 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17982 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17982 real estate data, the median home value of $107,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 17982. Rentals in 17982 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17982 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 430 100%
 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 73 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 99 46%
 Renter Occupied Households 23 11%
 Households Vacant 22 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 6 11%
 3+ Bedroom 49 89%
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 $31,964 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17982 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. 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, 17982 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 17982 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 150 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 71 19%
 No Earnings 152 41%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 150 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 71 19%
 No Earnings 152 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 200 100%
 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 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 16 11%
 High School Graduate 105 69%
 Associate's degree 14 9%
 Bachelor's degree 17 11%
 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 74 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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