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ZIP Code 17842

Post Office City:Middleburg, PA (View All Cities)
County: Snyder County
Timezone: Eastern (9:03am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.8, -77.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17842

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 17842. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 17842 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:
Middleburg, PA
Unacceptable:
Coon Hunter, Kissimmee, Meiser, Middleswarth, Swineford

Stats and Demographics for the 17842 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17842 is located in central 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 17842 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 extremely 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 17842 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,910
Population Density 108 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,687
Median Home Value $121,800
Land Area 82.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.58 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,439
Median Household Income $45,859

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5313270583
5-9299264563
10-14313274587
15-19287297584
20-24270250520
25-29239199438
30-34245250495
35-39300296596
40-44349348697
45-49352339691
50-54374346720
55-59307323630
60-64287298585
65-69213215428
70-74133180313
75-7991113204
80-846692158
85 Plus3979118

Gender

 Male 4,477 50%
 Female 4,433 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,758 98.3%
 Black Or African American 56 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 9 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 20 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 57 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243175106
25-34274130404
35-44526136662
45-54636136772
55-6461096706
65-7439457451
75-8419853251
85 Plus622587

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,154 63%
 Single Guardian 398 12%
 Singles 720 21%
 Singles With Roommate 167 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,344 68%
 Households with Kids 1,095 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15754111
25751108
36161122
48046126
56046106
66361124
76446110
84559104
96752119
106354117
116156117
126051111
136952121
146061121
157554129
165867125
175664120
185664120
19424890
205549104

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17842 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17842 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 17842 real estate data, the median home value of $121,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 17842 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 17842 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17842 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Middleburg, PA house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,893 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,639 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,092 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 708 19%
 Households Vacant 248 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 16.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 25 10.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 67 27.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 105 42.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 1%
 1 Bedroom 154 23%
 2 Bedroom 164 24%
 3+ Bedroom 349 52%
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 $45,859 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 17842 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 17842 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 3,023 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,678 24%
 No Earnings 2,259 32%
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 3,023 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,678 24%
 No Earnings 2,259 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,776 91.5%
 Public transportation 2 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 37 0.9%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 148 3.6%
 Worked at Home 165 4.0%
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. 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 1,106 18.4%
 High School Graduate 3,762 62.5%
 Associate's degree 474 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 408 6.8%
 Master's degree 212 3.5%
 Professional school degree 47 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,182 70.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 256 15.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 235 14.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17842

ZIP Code 17842 is in the following school districts: Midd-West School District and Private. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17842.

Midd-West Ms
10 Dock Hill Road
Middleburg, PA 17842
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Midd-West School District
Middleburg Elementary School
600 Wagenseller St
Middleburg, PA 17842
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Midd-West School District
Midd-West High School
540 E Main St
Middleburg, PA 17842
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Midd-West School District
Penns Creek School
18210 Rte 104
Middleburg, PA 17842
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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