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ZIP Code 17098

Primary City:Williamstown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Dauphin County
Timezone: Eastern (3:57am)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.59, -76.63
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17098

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17098. 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 17098. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17098, 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:
Williamstown, PA
Unacceptable:
Green Fields, Williams

Stats and Demographics for the 17098 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17098 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 17098 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 single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17098 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,528
Population Density 260 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,209
Median Home Value $81,900
Land Area 9.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,041
Median Household Income $46,483

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57589164
5-97075145
10-147766143
15-198675161
20-246270132
25-298375158
30-346569134
35-399782179
40-4410274176
45-499089179
50-5487105192
55-5994106200
60-648270152
65-695068118
70-744359102
75-79304777
80-84353772
85 Plus103444

Gender

 Male 1,238 49%
 Female 1,290 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,453 97.0%
 Black Or African American 25 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 12 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 26 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2491827
25-347456130
35-4414048188
45-5416837205
55-6418334217
65-7411919138
75-848619105
85 Plus27431

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 534 51%
 Single Guardian 175 17%
 Singles 272 26%
 Singles With Roommate 60 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 740 71%
 Households with Kids 301 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1161430
2161733
3132134
4172037
5131225
6162238
7141428
8181230
991524
10131124
11171734
12171431
13151025
14151429
15192140
16121022
17251237
18152136
19151126
20101828

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17098 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17098 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17098 real estate data, the median home value of $81,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 17098 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 17098 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17098 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,528 100%
 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 487 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 319 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 235 19%
 Households Vacant 168 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 50 29.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 32 19.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 8.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 3.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 38.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 27 11%
 2 Bedroom 104 43%
 3+ Bedroom 111 46%
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 $46,483 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17098 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. 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 17098. 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 821 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 330 17%
 No Earnings 822 42%
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 821 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 330 17%
 No Earnings 822 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 995 93.4%
 Public transportation 3 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 3.4%
 Worked at Home 28 2.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 163 20%
 High School Graduate 533 66%
 Associate's degree 36 4%
 Bachelor's degree 62 8%
 Master's degree 15 2%
 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 439 86.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 2.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 10.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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