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ZIP Code 17033

Post Office City:Hershey, PA (View All Cities)
County: Dauphin County
Timezone: Eastern (4:23pm)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.27, -76.60
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17033

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 17033. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 17033 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:
Hershey, PA
Unacceptable:
Bachmanville, Derry Church, Palmdale, S Londonderry, Sandbeach, Swatara Sta, Union Deposit

Stats and Demographics for the 17033 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17033 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 17033 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17033 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,972
Population Density 660 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,912
Median Home Value $230,400
Land Area 25.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,442
Median Household Income $56,177

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5389358747
5-95996161,215
10-148818971,778
15-198298791,708
20-244705691,039
25-295695401,109
30-34402427829
35-39432438870
40-44453507960
45-495645911,155
50-545685741,142
55-59467489956
60-64361393754
65-69265354619
70-74253330583
75-79223289512
80-84187300487
85 Plus169340509

Gender

 Male 8,081 48%
 Female 8,891 52%
Gender

Race

 White 14,278 84.1%
 Black Or African American 1,048 6.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.2%
 Asian 1,021 6.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 260 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 318 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2416325341
25-34194780974
35-44482459941
45-548774011,278
55-647532561,009
65-74561189750
75-84490238728
85 Plus189232421

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,989 46%
 Single Guardian 734 11%
 Singles 2,222 34%
 Singles With Roommate 497 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,719 73%
 Households with Kids 1,723 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18759146
26872140
37896174
48267149
59298190
6112121233
7115116231
8141148289
9139133272
10146159305
11176152328
12167164331
13179185364
14213237450
15195255450
16212192404
17208232440
18132140272
198260142
206584149

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17033 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17033 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 17033 real estate data, the median home value of $230,400 is slightly higher 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 17033. Rentals in 17033 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17033 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,510 85.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 105 0.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2,357 13.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,205 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,357 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,880 42%
 Households Vacant 470 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 217 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 5%
 For Sale Only 60 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 82 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 81 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 96 3%
 1 Bedroom 984 33%
 2 Bedroom 1,148 39%
 3+ Bedroom 749 25%
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 $56,177 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17033 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 17033 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 17033 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

For more information, see Hershey, PA incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,482 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,789 27%
 No Earnings 4,936 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 5,482 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,789 27%
 No Earnings 4,936 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,481 80%
 Public transportation 146 2%
 Taxicab 68 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 914 11%
 Worked at Home 477 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 877 7%
 High School Graduate 4,888 41%
 Associate's degree 745 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,858 24%
 Master's degree 1,499 12%
 Professional school degree 802 7%
 Doctorate degree 394 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,154 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 358 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 147 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17033

ZIP Code 17033 is in the following school districts: Derry Township School District, Lower Dauphin School District, and Private. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17033.

Hershey Ms
500 Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA 17033
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Derry Township School District
Hershey Early Childhood Center
450-rear Homestead Road
Hershey, PA 17033
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Derry Township School District
Hershey Primary Elementary School
450 Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA 17033
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Derry Township School District
Hershey Intrmd Elementary School
450 Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA 17033
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Derry Township School District
South Hanover Elementary School
15 W 3rd St
Hershey, PA 17033
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lower Dauphin School District
Hershey High School
550 Homestead Rd
Hershey, PA 17033
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Derry Township School District
St Joan of Arc Elementary School
329 W Areba Ave
Hershey, PA 17033
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Milton Hershey School
1201 Homestead Lane
Hershey, PA 17033
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Kindercare Learning Center
667 Cherry Dr
Hershey, PA 17033
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Fishburn Flock Kindergarden
1215 Fishburn Rd
Hershey, PA 17033
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Vista School
1021 Springboard Dr
Hershey, PA 17033
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Cclc at Hershey
400 Centerview Dr
Hershey, PA 17033
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Tender Years
50 E Chocolate Ave
Hershey, PA 17033
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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