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ZIP Code 17850

Post Office City:Montandon, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Northumberland County
Timezone: Eastern (5:38am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.968, -76.855
ZIP (~800 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17850

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 17850. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 17850 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:
Montandon, PA
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Stats and Demographics for the 17850 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17850 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 17850 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17850 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 645
Population Density 1,980 people per sq mi
Housing Units 289
Median Home Value $14,300
Land Area 0.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 279
Median Household Income $36,161

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 5252045
85 Plus459


 Male 336 52%
 Female 309 48%


 White 633 98.1%
 Black Or African American 4 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.9%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus527

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 125 45%
 Single Guardian 56 20%
 Singles 80 29%
 Singles With Roommate 18 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 190 68%
 Households with Kids 89 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17850 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17850 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17850 real estate data, the median home value of $14,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 17850 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17850 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 645 100%
 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 85 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 119 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 75 26%
 Households Vacant 10 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 30%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 39 50%
 3+ Bedroom 39 50%
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 $36,161 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 17850 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 17850 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 187 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 111 25%
 No Earnings 152 34%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 187 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 111 25%
 No Earnings 152 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 226 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 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, slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

For more information, see Montandon, PA education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 90 23%
 High School Graduate 239 60%
 Associate's degree 45 11%
 Bachelor's degree 24 6%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 123 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 24%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 17850

ZIP Code 17850 is in the Milton Area School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 17850.

Montandon Elementary School
2733 State Route 45
Montandon, PA 17850
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Milton Area School District

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