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ZIP Code 17985

Primary City:Zion Grove, PA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:10am)
Coordinates:40.91, -76.21
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17985

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17985. 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 17985. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17985, 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:
Zion Grove, PA
Unacceptable:
North Union

Stats and Demographics for the 17985 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17985 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 17985 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 17985 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,226
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 638
Median Home Value $151,100
Land Area 26.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 499
Median Household Income $52,895

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male33323437313233444661575546312712179
Female323233312027293348427456412423201212
Total656467685159627794103131111875550322921

Gender

 Male 637 52%
 Female 589 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,200 97.9%
 Black Or African American 5 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 6 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner52881106115603612
Renter01741110554
Total54585117125654116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 290 58%
 Single Guardian 60 12%
 Singles 123 25%
 Singles With Roommate 26 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 367 74%
 Households with Kids 132 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male61075451157587955812754
Female7510546859071574964662
Total131517108111910165152216914141613116

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17985 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17985 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17985 real estate data, the median home value of $151,100 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 17985. Rentals in 17985 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17985 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,226 100%
 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 281 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 162 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 56 9%
 Households Vacant 139 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 2.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 4 2.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 99 71.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 22.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 21%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 22 52%
 3+ Bedroom 11 26%
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 $52,895 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17985 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 17985 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 424 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 188 19%
 No Earnings 382 38%
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 424 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 188 19%
 No Earnings 382 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 513 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 1%
 Worked at Home 23 4%
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 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 52 11.2%
 High School Graduate 314 67.5%
 Associate's degree 35 7.5%
 Bachelor's degree 39 8.4%
 Master's degree 22 4.7%
 Professional school degree 3 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 158 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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