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ZIP Code 17059

Post Office City:Mifflintown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Juniata County
Timezone: Eastern (3:08am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.6, -77.4
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17059

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 17059. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 17059 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:
Mifflintown, PA
Unacceptable:
Arch Rock, Cuba Mills, Denholm, East Salem, Fermanagh, Jericho Mills, Macedonia, Van Wert, Walker, Zooks Dam

Stats and Demographics for the 17059 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17059 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 17059 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17059 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Mifflintown, PA population.

Population 7,579
Population Density 92 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,176
Median Home Value $143,200
Land Area 82.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,900
Median Household Income $48,682

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5249242491
5-9254269523
10-14242252494
15-19243218461
20-24210213423
25-29186176362
30-34204179383
35-39220234454
40-44263223486
45-49274276550
50-54279277556
55-59283267550
60-64237220457
65-69184175359
70-74125188313
75-79124145269
80-8486144230
85 Plus63155218

Gender

 Male 3,726 49%
 Female 3,853 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,293 96.2%
 Black Or African American 41 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.1%
 Asian 34 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 100 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 99 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24245882
25-34207122329
35-44371115486
45-54472115587
55-6449373566
65-7432265387
75-84223109332
85 Plus6368131

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,713 59%
 Single Guardian 340 12%
 Singles 683 24%
 Singles With Roommate 164 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,059 71%
 Households with Kids 841 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1533891
24655101
3395291
46445109
5445296
6484593
76067127
85554109
9475198
105846104
11464389
12455499
134755102
144654100
155350103
16544599
17534396
18434689
19403474
20385189

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17059 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17059 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 17059 real estate data, the median home value of $143,200 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 17059. Rentals in 17059 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17059 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,440 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 39 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 82 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,253 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 922 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 725 23%
 Households Vacant 276 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 45 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 27 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 109 39%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 40 6%
 1 Bedroom 102 14%
 2 Bedroom 235 33%
 3+ Bedroom 329 47%
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 $48,682 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17059 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 17059 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 2,652 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,374 22%
 No Earnings 2,359 37%
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 2,652 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,374 22%
 No Earnings 2,359 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,218 89.5%
 Public transportation 5 0.1%
 Taxicab 6 0.2%
 Motorcycle 14 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 150 4.2%
 Worked at Home 201 5.6%
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 800 14.1%
 High School Graduate 3,766 66.2%
 Associate's degree 445 7.8%
 Bachelor's degree 426 7.5%
 Master's degree 211 3.7%
 Professional school degree 40 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,257 73.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 294 17.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 149 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17059

ZIP Code 17059 is in the following school districts: Juniata County School District and Private. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17059.

Walker Twp Elementary School
7864 William Penn Highway
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Juniata County School District
Fermanagh-Mifflintown Elementary School
75 South Seventh Street
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Juniata County School District
Tuscarora Ms
Old Route 22 East
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Juniata County School District
Juniata Shs
3931 William Penn Highway
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Juniata County School District
East Salem School
72 Sausman Ln
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Kurtz Valley School
2258 Locust Run Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Red Rock School
461 Red Rock Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Ridgeside School
140 Free Spring Church Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Breezy Hollow Amish School
903 Center Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Cedar Springs Parochial School
83 Quest Dr
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cedar View School
4168 Cedar Spring Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
East Salem Amish Parochial School
72 Sausman Ln.
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Laurel Run Amish School
160 Billyville Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Black Rock School
2620 Wagner Rd
Mifflintown, PA 17059
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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