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Zip Code 17842 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 17842 is 8,947 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:0.98 | Zip Code 17842 land area is 82.8744 sq. miles | Population density is 107.96 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 17842

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 42.1
Median Age - Male 39.8
Median Age - Female 43.6

Median age of zip code 17842 is 4.5% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 13.2% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 17842 is 2.6% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 11.2% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 17842 median age is 4.8% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 13.2% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 17842

White population 8827
Black or African American population 82
Asian population 6
American Indian and Alaska Native population 0
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 2

Region of birth

Zip code 17842 ancestry distribution

Arab 0% Czech 0.2%
Danish 0.2% Dutch 3.1%
English 5.9% French No Basque 0.9%
French Canadian 0.2% German 38.9%
Greek 0% Hungarian 0%
Irish 4.5% Italian 1.9%
Lithuanian 0.2% Norwegian 0.1%
Polish 1.6% Portuguese 0%
Russian 0.2% Scotch-Irish 0.4%
Scottish 0.6% Slovak 0.5%
Subsaharan African 0% Swedish 0.4%
Swiss 0.5% Ukrainian 0.2%
USA 15.9% Welsh 0.6%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0% Other Ancestries 5.2%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 17842

Family Type Distribution
Total families 2466
Married couples 87.02%
Other couples 12.98%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 17842

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 15.57% 27.76%
$30,000 and $50,000 29.16% 28.53%
$50,000 and $100,000 41.28% 33.1%
$100,000 and $200,000 12.29% 9.31%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 1.31%

Households by size in zip code 17842

Household language in zip code 17842

English language 95.63%
Spanish language 0.56%
Other European language 3.74%
Asian language 0.07%
Other language 0%

Population by housing unit in zip code 17842

Total Occupied housing units 3502
Detached housing units 75.9%
Attached housing units 2.74%
2 units 2.83%
3 - 4 units 2.06%
5 - 9 units 2.03%
10 - 19 units 0.29%
20 - 49 units 0.83%
50 or more units 0.09%
Mobile homes 13.25%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 17842

Use car, track or Van 92.31%
Use public transportation 0.05%
Use Motorcycle 0.76%
Use bicycle 0.24%
Walk to work 2.3%
Work at home 4.34%

School attendance in zip code 17842

Attent Preschool programs 1.95%
Attend Public School 15.16%
Attend college undergraduate program 2.26%
Attent graduate studies 0.22%
Not enrolled in school 80.41%

Highest school attainment in zip code 17842

Less then 9th grade 8.87%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 12.44%
High school diploma 49.21%
Some college, no degree 12.55%
Associate degree 8.66%
Bachelor's degree 7.43%
Graduate or professional degree 0.84%

Real Estate in zip code 17842

Housing occupied 94.11%
Housing vacant 5.89%
Housing occupied by owner 80.18%
Housing occupied by tenant 19.82%
Total Rented Units 694
Median Contract Gross Rent $437
Median Gross Rent $608
Median Home Value $121,200

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 17842 median gross rent is 39.13% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 17842

Studio $0
1 Bedroom $0
2 Bedrooms $0
3 Bedrooms $0
4 Bedrooms $0
AVERAGE RENT $0

Housing units in zip code 17842

Total housing units 3721
Detached housing units 75.03%
Attached housing units 2.66%
2 units 2.66%
3 - 4 units 2.15%
5 - 9 units 1.91%
10 - 19 units 0.27%
20 - 49 units 0.78%
50 or more units 0.08%
Mobile homes 14.46%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 17842

Total Real Estate Taxes $4,338,100
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $2,766,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $1,571,200

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