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Zip Code 17557 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 17557 is 14,022 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.01 | Zip Code 17557 land area is 32.4567 sq. miles | Population density is 432.02 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 17557

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 39.5
Median Age - Male 34.9
Median Age - Female 42.3

Median age of zip code 17557 is 6.5% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 6.2% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 17557 is 0.9% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 2.5% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 17557 median age is 10.4% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 9.9% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 17557

White population 13031
Black or African American population 441
Asian population 200
American Indian and Alaska Native population 8
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 238

Region of birth

Zip code 17557 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.2% Czech 0.1%
Danish 0.2% Dutch 2.5%
English 7.4% French No Basque 0.9%
French Canadian 0.3% German 35.7%
Greek 0.2% Hungarian 0.4%
Irish 6.4% Italian 3.1%
Lithuanian 0.3% Norwegian 0.6%
Polish 1.5% Portuguese 0%
Russian 0.2% Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Scottish 0.9% Slovak 0.3%
Subsaharan African 0.1% Swedish 0.7%
Swiss 6.9% Ukrainian 0.1%
USA 13.7% Welsh 0.7%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.2% Other Ancestries 11.6%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 17557

Family Type Distribution
Total families 3795
Married couples 87.93%
Other couples 12.07%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 17557

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 12.49% 24.67%
$30,000 and $50,000 19.79% 18.22%
$50,000 and $100,000 45.82% 39.45%
$100,000 and $200,000 19.03% 15.59%
$200,000 or more 2.87% 2.07%

Households by size in zip code 17557

Household language in zip code 17557

English language 74.02%
Spanish language 3.21%
Other European language 21.8%
Asian language 0.97%
Other language 0%

Population by housing unit in zip code 17557

Total Occupied housing units 5273
Detached housing units 62.24%
Attached housing units 13.88%
2 units 4.44%
3 - 4 units 5.2%
5 - 9 units 2.86%
10 - 19 units 2.35%
20 - 49 units 1.38%
50 or more units 6.2%
Mobile homes 1.44%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 17557

Use car, track or Van 86.12%
Use public transportation 1.56%
Use Motorcycle 0.44%
Use bicycle 3.01%
Walk to work 3.28%
Work at home 5.58%

School attendance in zip code 17557

Attent Preschool programs 2.17%
Attend Public School 14.37%
Attend college undergraduate program 2.27%
Attent graduate studies 0.21%
Not enrolled in school 80.98%

Highest school attainment in zip code 17557

Less then 9th grade 15.89%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 12.9%
High school diploma 35.97%
Some college, no degree 17.71%
Associate degree 4.52%
Bachelor's degree 12.75%
Graduate or professional degree 0.26%

Real Estate in zip code 17557

Housing occupied 99.23%
Housing vacant 0.77%
Housing occupied by owner 63.95%
Housing occupied by tenant 36.05%
Total Rented Units 1901
Median Contract Gross Rent $795
Median Gross Rent $917
Median Home Value $196,700

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 17557 median gross rent is 15.35% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 17557

Studio $570
1 Bedroom $670
2 Bedrooms $830
3 Bedrooms $1,050
4 Bedrooms $1,110
AVERAGE RENT $846

Average rent in zip code 17557 ($846.00) is 0.4% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 9.5% lower compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 17557 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 0.9% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 0.6% lower, two bedroom rent is 0.6% higher, three bedroom rent is 0.3% lower, four bedroom rent is 0.8% lower.

Housing units in zip code 17557

Total housing units 5314
Detached housing units 62.53%
Attached housing units 13.77%
2 units 4.4%
3 - 4 units 5.16%
5 - 9 units 2.84%
10 - 19 units 2.33%
20 - 49 units 1.37%
50 or more units 6.15%
Mobile homes 1.43%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 17557

Total Real Estate Taxes $8,985,100
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $5,187,200
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $3,797,900

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