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ZIP Code 17957

Primary City:Muir, PA (View All Cities)
County: Schuylkill County
Timezone: Eastern (7:18am)
Coordinates:40.592, -76.516
ZIP (~900 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 17957

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 17957. 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 17957. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 17957, 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:
Muir, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 17957 ZIP Code

ZIP code 17957 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 17957 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 17957 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 328
Population Density 2,087 people per sq mi
Housing Units 145
Median Home Value $82,100
Land Area 0.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 135
Median Household Income $34,479

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59716
5-918725
10-1412618
15-198715
20-2471017
25-2991019
30-34121022
35-39131023
40-4412921
45-49101222
50-54111324
55-59151126
60-646915
65-697613
70-7471219
75-797916
80-846612
85 Plus235

Gender

 Male 171 52%
 Female 157 48%
Gender

Race

 White 326 99.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24000
25-3415722
35-4417320
45-5422224
55-6423225
65-7418119
75-8419120
85 Plus415

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 81 60%
 Single Guardian 20 15%
 Singles 30 22%
 Singles With Roommate 4 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 94 70%
 Households with Kids 41 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1011
2213
3336
4314
5415
6145
7415
8718
9202
10123
11314
12404
13123
14314
15213
16123
17101
18235
19213
20112

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 17957 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 17957 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 17957 real estate data, the median home value of $82,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 17957 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 17957 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 328 100%
 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 68 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 50 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 17 12%
 Households Vacant 10 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 20%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 70%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 50%
 2 Bedroom 10 50%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $34,479 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, 17957 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. In 17957 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 111 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 34 13%
 No Earnings 109 43%
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 111 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 34 13%
 No Earnings 109 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 130 100%
 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

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 7 6%
 High School Graduate 82 75%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 14 13%
 Master's degree 6 6%
 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 6 50%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 50%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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