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ZIP Code 00717

Primary City:Ponce, PR (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Ponce
County: Ponce
Timezone: America/Puerto_Rico (6:44pm)
Coordinates:18.0, -66.6
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 00717

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 00717. 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 00717. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 00717, 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:
Ponce, PR
Bda Belgica, Bda Mariani, Bda Salazar, Bda Santa Rosa, Bo Caracoles, Bo Cuatro Calles, Bo San Anton, Ext Salazar, Repto Universitario, Urb Buena Vista, Urb Constancia, Urb Constancia Gdns, Urb El Bosque, Urb Los Maestros, Urb Mariani, Urb Mercedita, Urb Patio Laboy, Urb Perla Del Sur, Urb San Antonio, Urb San Jorge, Urb Santa Maria, Urb Starlight, Villa Grillasca, Vista Alegre

Stats and Demographics for the 00717 ZIP Code

ZIP code 00717 is located in south Puerto Rico and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 00717 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 00717 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,457
Population Density 8,824 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,518
Land Area 2.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,915

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 41

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


 Male 8,044 44%
 Female 10,413 56%


 White 14,646 79.4%
 Black Or African American 1,990 10.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 115 0.6%
 Asian 32 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1,270 6.9%
 Two Or More Races 404 2.2%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,153 27%
 Single Guardian 2,563 32%
 Singles 2,921 37%
 Singles With Roommate 278 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,635 71%
 Households with Kids 2,280 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 00717 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,120 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 37 0.2%
 Other Institutional 35 0.2%
 College Student Housing 196 1.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 69 0.4%
Housing Type

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,628 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,153 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,134 43%
 Households Vacant 1,603 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 536 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 53 3%
 For Sale Only 157 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 167 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 642 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

Schools and Education

Schools in ZIP Code 00717

ZIP Code 00717 is in the Puerto Rico Department of Education School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 00717.

Jose Gautier Benitez
Ave D Calle 4 Urb Jaime L Drew
Ponce, PR 00717
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Puerto Rico Department of Education School District

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