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Zip Code 17543 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 17543 is 41,887 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.08 | Zip Code 17543 land area is 69.3249 sq. miles | Population density is 604.21 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 17543

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 40.6
Median Age - Male 39.1
Median Age - Female 42.2

Median age of zip code 17543 is 0.5% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 9.1% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 17543 is 0.8% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 9.2% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 17543 median age is 4.2% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 9.6% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 17543

White population 39571
Black or African American population 634
Asian population 397
American Indian and Alaska Native population 47
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 796

Region of birth

Zip code 17543 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.1% Czech 0.4%
Danish 0.2% Dutch 1.2%
English 8.3% French No Basque 2.6%
French Canadian 0.6% German 41%
Greek 0.6% Hungarian 0.4%
Irish 12.2% Italian 5.5%
Lithuanian 0.2% Norwegian 0.4%
Polish 2.8% Portuguese 0%
Russian 0.6% Scotch-Irish 2%
Scottish 1.9% Slovak 0.5%
Subsaharan African 0.2% Swedish 1%
Swiss 3.9% Ukrainian 0.6%
USA 9.1% Welsh 1.4%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.2% Other Ancestries 8.8%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 17543

Family Type Distribution
Total families 11585
Married couples 88.11%
Other couples 11.89%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 17543

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 9.55% 17.88%
$30,000 and $50,000 16.12% 18.01%
$50,000 and $100,000 41.67% 37.25%
$100,000 and $200,000 25.56% 21.29%
$200,000 or more 7.1% 5.57%

Households by size in zip code 17543

Household language in zip code 17543

English language 92.56%
Spanish language 2.86%
Other European language 3.96%
Asian language 0.45%
Other language 0.17%

Population by housing unit in zip code 17543

Total Occupied housing units 15626
Detached housing units 63.6%
Attached housing units 19.1%
2 units 2.41%
3 - 4 units 2.35%
5 - 9 units 3.48%
10 - 19 units 1.9%
20 - 49 units 0.74%
50 or more units 3.31%
Mobile homes 3.11%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 17543

Use car, track or Van 91.17%
Use public transportation 0.84%
Use Motorcycle 0.31%
Use bicycle 0.12%
Walk to work 1.74%
Work at home 5.82%

School attendance in zip code 17543

Attent Preschool programs 2.79%
Attend Public School 18.49%
Attend college undergraduate program 3.02%
Attent graduate studies 1.02%
Not enrolled in school 74.68%

Highest school attainment in zip code 17543

Less then 9th grade 5.16%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 7.77%
High school diploma 37.15%
Some college, no degree 17.19%
Associate degree 7.85%
Bachelor's degree 22.64%
Graduate or professional degree 2.25%

Real Estate in zip code 17543

Housing occupied 96.8%
Housing vacant 3.2%
Housing occupied by owner 75.04%
Housing occupied by tenant 24.96%
Total Rented Units 3901
Median Contract Gross Rent $814
Median Gross Rent $968
Median Home Value $219,800

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 17543 median gross rent is 18.92% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 17543

Studio $600
1 Bedroom $710
2 Bedrooms $880
3 Bedrooms $1,120
4 Bedrooms $1,170
AVERAGE RENT $896

Average rent in zip code 17543 ($896.00) is 13.7% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 4.2% lower compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 17543 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 14% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 13.9% higher, two bedroom rent is 14% higher, three bedroom rent is 13.6% higher, four bedroom rent is 13.2% higher.

Housing units in zip code 17543

Total housing units 16142
Detached housing units 62.72%
Attached housing units 19.48%
2 units 2.34%
3 - 4 units 2.53%
5 - 9 units 3.6%
10 - 19 units 1.93%
20 - 49 units 0.77%
50 or more units 3.38%
Mobile homes 3.25%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 17543

Total Real Estate Taxes $41,469,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $29,055,700
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $12,414,200

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