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ZIP Code 17023

Post Office City:Elizabethville, PA (View All Cities)
County: Dauphin County
Timezone: Eastern (12:30pm)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.59, -76.80
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17023

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 17023. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 17023 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:
Elizabethville, PA
Acceptable:
Elizabethvle
Unacceptable:
Eville

Stats and Demographics for the 17023 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17023 is located in southern 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 17023 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17023 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Elizabethville, PA households.

Population 3,535
Population Density 157 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,507
Median Home Value $136,900
Land Area 22.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,407
Median Household Income $54,708

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5126107233
5-9118128246
10-1413799236
15-1913899237
20-248693179
25-299276168
30-34103100203
35-39123121244
40-44109115224
45-49128133261
50-54138131269
55-59123121244
60-64101106207
65-698384167
70-747383156
75-795956115
80-84324981
85 Plus155065

Gender

 Male 1,784 50%
 Female 1,751 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,457 97.8%
 Black Or African American 17 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 18 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 36 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24143347
25-349488182
35-4419175266
45-5421674290
55-6421744261
65-7415733190
75-849432126
85 Plus301545

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 772 55%
 Single Guardian 210 15%
 Singles 370 26%
 Singles With Roommate 55 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 979 70%
 Households with Kids 428 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1271643
2192847
3292251
4262450
5252853
6212950
7191837
8222345
9313061
10292251
11251439
12312253
13252045
14272148
15381856
16332457
17212243
18251843
19211738
20141933

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17023 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17023 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17023 real estate data, the median home value of $136,900 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 17023. Rentals in 17023 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17023 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,497 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 38 1%
 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 620 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 393 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 394 26%
 Households Vacant 100 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 31 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 13 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 61 18%
 2 Bedroom 111 33%
 3+ Bedroom 160 48%
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 $54,708 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17023 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 17023 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. However, that is not the case in 17023. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,247 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 535 19%
 No Earnings 966 35%
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 1,247 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 535 19%
 No Earnings 966 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,531 94.2%
 Public transportation 25 1.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 44 2.7%
 Worked at Home 15 0.9%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 292 12.3%
 High School Graduate 1,547 65.0%
 Associate's degree 175 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 247 10.4%
 Master's degree 81 3.4%
 Professional school degree 30 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 674 81.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 62 7.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 90 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17023

ZIP Code 17023 is in the following school districts: Upper Dauphin Area School District and Private. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17023.

Upper Dauphin Area High School
220 N Church St
Elizabethville, PA 17023
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Upper Dauphin Area School District
Rakers Mill School, C/O Stephen Fisher
451 Rakers Mill Rd
Elizabethville, PA 17023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Whistiling Pines Amish Parochial School
352 Roller Rd.
Elizabethville, PA 17023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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