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ZIP Code 17516

Primary City:Conestoga, PA (View All Cities)
County: Lancaster County
Timezone: Eastern (7:53pm)
Area code: 717 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.95, -76.39
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17516

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17516. 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 17516. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17516, 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:
Conestoga, PA
Unacceptable:
Creswell, Highville, Safe Harbor

Stats and Demographics for the 17516 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17516 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 17516 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17516 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,496
Population Density 216 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,768
Median Home Value $199,800
Land Area 20.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,676
Median Household Income $59,531

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5119120239
5-9145143288
10-14165149314
15-19175163338
20-24129111240
25-29120111231
30-3411383196
35-39134124258
40-44158173331
45-49202207409
50-54233207440
55-59188168356
60-64157147304
65-6910199200
70-747779156
75-79425092
80-84342660
85 Plus232144

Gender

 Male 2,315 51%
 Female 2,181 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,382 97.5%
 Black Or African American 16 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2%
 Asian 26 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 30 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 34 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2472835
25-3410568173
35-4423362295
45-5438863451
55-6433343376
65-7420216218
75-84871097
85 Plus30131

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,116 67%
 Single Guardian 185 11%
 Singles 303 18%
 Singles With Roommate 72 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,126 67%
 Households with Kids 550 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1232447
2182442
3272148
4162945
5332558
6292049
7293463
8233154
9313364
10493483
11262551
12243862
13292352
14372966
15372865
16283563
17353772
18413374
19343064
20273057

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17516 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17516 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17516 real estate data, the median home value of $199,800 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 17516. Rentals in 17516 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17516 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,496 100%
 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 911 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 474 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 291 16%
 Households Vacant 92 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 20 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 83 22%
 2 Bedroom 122 32%
 3+ Bedroom 171 45%
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 $59,531 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17516 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 17516 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,617 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,358 36%
 No Earnings 787 21%
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 1,617 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,358 36%
 No Earnings 787 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,492 91.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 100 3.7%
 Worked at Home 113 4.2%
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 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 257 15%
 High School Graduate 965 58%
 Associate's degree 96 6%
 Bachelor's degree 253 15%
 Master's degree 45 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 50 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 768 73.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 208 19.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 71 6.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17516

ZIP Code 17516 is in the Penn Manor School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17516.

Conestoga Elementary School
100 Hill St
Conestoga, PA 17516
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Penn Manor School District
New Danville School
12 Tanyard Rd
Conestoga, PA 17516
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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