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ZIP Code 17859

Primary City:Orangeville, PA (View All Cities)
County: Columbia County
Timezone: Eastern (6:42pm)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.11, -76.39
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17859

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17859. 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 17859. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17859, 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:
Orangeville, PA
Unacceptable:
Ashbury, Bendertown, Orange, Pealertown, Rohrsburg

Stats and Demographics for the 17859 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17859 is located in east 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 17859 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17859 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,106
Population Density 81 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,449
Median Home Value $140,900
Land Area 38.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,266
Median Household Income $53,550

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56480144
5-99082172
10-148479163
15-199478172
20-245756113
25-297477151
30-346964133
35-399287179
40-44100112212
45-49113113226
50-54143128271
55-59136129265
60-64108118226
65-6996100196
70-746970139
75-795168119
80-845356109
85 Plus3581116

Gender

 Male 1,528 49%
 Female 1,578 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,052 98.3%
 Black Or African American 8 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.4%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-247815
25-347952131
35-4416033193
45-5423637273
55-6424625271
65-7417414188
75-8411315128
85 Plus58967

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 730 58%
 Single Guardian 148 12%
 Singles 332 26%
 Singles With Roommate 56 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 920 73%
 Households with Kids 346 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1151429
2111627
3101525
4131932
5161228
6231538
7172037
8151631
9191938
10191433
11141226
12151732
13242044
14121628
15162541
16212041
17201232
18191635
1918523
20181129

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17859 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17859 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17859 real estate data, the median home value of $140,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 17859 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 17859 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17859 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,969 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 137 4%
 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 546 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 527 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 193 13%
 Households Vacant 183 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 7.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 6 3.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 5.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 112 61.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 22.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 11%
 2 Bedroom 45 28%
 3+ Bedroom 95 60%
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 $53,550 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17859 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 17859 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,162 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 601 23%
 No Earnings 841 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 1,162 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 601 23%
 No Earnings 841 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,490 93.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 1.5%
 Worked at Home 84 5.2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 182 17%
 High School Graduate 710 65%
 Associate's degree 53 5%
 Bachelor's degree 82 7%
 Master's degree 53 5%
 Professional school degree 9 1%
 Doctorate degree 10 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 412 88.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 3.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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