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ZIP Code 17878

Primary City:Stillwater, PA (View All Cities)
County: Columbia County
Timezone: Eastern (11:07pm)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.17, -76.33
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17878

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17878. 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 17878. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17878, 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:
Stillwater, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 17878 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17878 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 17878 are primarily white. The number of seniors 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 17878 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,528
Population Density 72 people per sq mi
Housing Units 634
Median Home Value $159,900
Land Area 21.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 578
Median Household Income $50,365

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 54855103
5-9374683
10-14474087
15-19444791
20-24172845
25-29232245
30-34454186
35-395648104
40-445457111
45-495663119
50-545361114
55-596459123
60-646343106
65-69354782
70-74332659
75-79313667
80-84172845
85 Plus184058

Gender

 Male 741 48%
 Female 787 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,513 99.0%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24145
25-34302555
35-448623109
45-5410221123
55-6412011131
65-7476682
75-84461359
85 Plus6814

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 361 62%
 Single Guardian 67 12%
 Singles 124 21%
 Singles With Roommate 26 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 394 68%
 Households with Kids 184 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
14812
2121628
38715
4141529
58816
610414
771623
861016
96814
104913
1191019
129312
1311617
14141226
153912
16151025
1781018
18121224
196612
20459

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17878 has a small 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 17878 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17878 real estate data, the median home value of $159,900 is slightly less 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 17878. Rentals in 17878 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17878 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,456 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 72 5%
 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 306 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 161 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 111 18%
 Households Vacant 56 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 55%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 16%
 2 Bedroom 21 23%
 3+ Bedroom 55 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 $50,365 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 17878 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 17878 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 406 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 323 28%
 No Earnings 427 37%
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 406 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 323 28%
 No Earnings 427 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 575 92.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.3%
 Worked at Home 44 7.1%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 60 13%
 High School Graduate 306 64%
 Associate's degree 19 4%
 Bachelor's degree 63 13%
 Master's degree 22 5%
 Professional school degree 7 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 200 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 12.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 6.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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