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ZIP Code 16940

Post Office City:Nelson, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Tioga County
Timezone: Eastern (8:30pm)
Coordinates:41.979, -77.243
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16940

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 16940. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 16940 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Nelson, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 16940 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16940 is located in northern 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 16940 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16940 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 302
Population Density 129 people per sq mi
Housing Units 132
Median Home Value $95,600
Land Area 2.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 123
Median Household Income $30,268

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 39

Under 5141428
85 Plus235


 Male 142 47%
 Female 160 53%


 White 292 96.7%
 Black Or African American 4 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.7%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.7%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus314

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 64 52%
 Single Guardian 26 21%
 Singles 30 24%
 Singles With Roommate 3 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 74 60%
 Households with Kids 49 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16940 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 16940 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 16940 real estate data, the median home value of $95,600 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 16940. Rentals in 16940 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for < $200/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16940 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 302 100%
 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 46 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 39 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 38 29%
 Households Vacant 9 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 67%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 38%
 2 Bedroom 19 34%
 3+ Bedroom 16 29%
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 $30,268 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 16940 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, 16940 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 16940 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 77 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 77 27%
 No Earnings 136 47%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 77 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 77 27%
 No Earnings 136 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 129 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 3%
 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 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 30 12%
 High School Graduate 164 65%
 Associate's degree 17 7%
 Bachelor's degree 32 13%
 Master's degree 8 3%
 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 94 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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