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Zip Code 17602 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 17602 is 53,388 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.03 | Zip Code 17602 land area is 25.6307 sq. miles | Population density is 2,082.97 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 17602

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 35.4
Median Age - Male 33.7
Median Age - Female 37.3

Median age of zip code 17602 is 5.3% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 4.8% lower compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 17602 is 8.2% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 5.9% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 17602 median age is 3.6% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 3.1% lower compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 17602

White population 39825
Black or African American population 5489
Asian population 1478
American Indian and Alaska Native population 69
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 15
Other population 4230

Region of birth

Zip code 17602 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.2% Czech 0.2%
Danish 0.2% Dutch 0.8%
English 6.5% French No Basque 1.9%
French Canadian 0.2% German 26%
Greek 0.5% Hungarian 0.3%
Irish 6.6% Italian 4.5%
Lithuanian 0.1% Norwegian 0.3%
Polish 1.8% Portuguese 0.1%
Russian 0.4% Scotch-Irish 1.5%
Scottish 1.6% Slovak 0.2%
Subsaharan African 0.7% Swedish 0.4%
Swiss 1.7% Ukrainian 0.2%
USA 5.7% Welsh 1%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.5% Other Ancestries 34.6%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 17602

Family Type Distribution
Total families 12478
Married couples 68.14%
Other couples 31.86%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 17602

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 28.09% 36.71%
$30,000 and $50,000 19.99% 20.2%
$50,000 and $100,000 35% 30.28%
$100,000 and $200,000 14.18% 10.74%
$200,000 or more 2.75% 2.06%

Households by size in zip code 17602

Household language in zip code 17602

English language 71.8%
Spanish language 22.67%
Other European language 2.65%
Asian language 2.64%
Other language 0.24%

Population by housing unit in zip code 17602

Total Occupied housing units 19810
Detached housing units 33.45%
Attached housing units 33.43%
2 units 6.6%
3 - 4 units 9.06%
5 - 9 units 6.12%
10 - 19 units 3.29%
20 - 49 units 2.61%
50 or more units 4.95%
Mobile homes 0.49%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 17602

Use car, track or Van 87.16%
Use public transportation 3.56%
Use Motorcycle 0.06%
Use bicycle 0.63%
Walk to work 5.48%
Work at home 3.11%

School attendance in zip code 17602

Attent Preschool programs 2.71%
Attend Public School 17.44%
Attend college undergraduate program 4.97%
Attent graduate studies 1.09%
Not enrolled in school 73.8%

Highest school attainment in zip code 17602

Less then 9th grade 9.51%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 12.48%
High school diploma 35.69%
Some college, no degree 19.12%
Associate degree 6.31%
Bachelor's degree 15.9%
Graduate or professional degree 0.98%

Real Estate in zip code 17602

Housing occupied 94.49%
Housing vacant 5.51%
Housing occupied by owner 52.17%
Housing occupied by tenant 47.83%
Total Rented Units 9476
Median Contract Gross Rent $676
Median Gross Rent $833
Median Home Value $159,000

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 17602 median gross rent is 23.22% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 17602

Studio $550
1 Bedroom $660
2 Bedrooms $810
3 Bedrooms $1,030
4 Bedrooms $1,080
AVERAGE RENT $826

Average rent in zip code 17602 ($826.00) is 0.5% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 11.7% lower compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 17602 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 0.2% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 0.8% higher, two bedroom rent is 0.5% higher, three bedroom rent is 0.6% higher, four bedroom rent is 0.6% higher.

Housing units in zip code 17602

Total housing units 20966
Detached housing units 32.35%
Attached housing units 33.9%
2 units 7.07%
3 - 4 units 9.25%
5 - 9 units 6.23%
10 - 19 units 3.18%
20 - 49 units 2.47%
50 or more units 5.06%
Mobile homes 0.49%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 17602

Total Real Estate Taxes $29,542,100
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $20,862,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $8,679,700

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