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ZIP Code 17983

Primary City:Valley View, PA (View All Cities)
County: Schuylkill County
Timezone: Eastern (7:14am)
Coordinates:40.64, -76.54
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17983

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17983. 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 17983. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17983, 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:
Valley View, PA
Unacceptable:
Hubley

Stats and Demographics for the 17983 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17983 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 17983 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17983 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,620
Population Density 646 people per sq mi
Housing Units 763
Median Home Value $112,500
Land Area 2.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 704
Median Household Income $42,132

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male424149474644534848556865633828272614
Female383346473938374253546868514635404538
Total80749594858290901011091361331148463677152

Gender

 Male 802 50%
 Female 818 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,591 98.2%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner75168104125797529
Renter1029362224161910
Total1780104126149959439

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 382 54%
 Single Guardian 97 14%
 Singles 191 27%
 Singles With Roommate 34 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 530 75%
 Households with Kids 174 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male87991141448119111171199998
Female1197394310711121121015885119
Total191616122081714152221221317261717142017

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17983 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17983 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17983 real estate data, the median home value of $112,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 17983. Rentals in 17983 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17983 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,620 100%
 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 294 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 244 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 166 22%
 Households Vacant 59 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 12%
 2 Bedroom 73 43%
 3+ Bedroom 76 45%
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 $42,132 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17983 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, 17983 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 17983 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 492 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 273 21%
 No Earnings 530 41%
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 492 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 273 21%
 No Earnings 530 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 607 89%
 Public transportation 12 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 58 8%
 Worked at Home 6 1%
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 141 28%
 High School Graduate 288 57%
 Associate's degree 22 4%
 Bachelor's degree 31 6%
 Master's degree 21 4%
 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 135 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17983

ZIP Code 17983 is in the Tri-Valley School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17983.

Hegins-Hubley Elementary School
1801 West Main St
Valley View, PA 17983
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tri-Valley School District

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