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Cities: Altoona, PA (5.41%), Tipton, PA (0.02%)
County: Blair County, PA

Estimated zip code population in 2011: 33,765
Zip code population in 2010: 33,870
Zip code population in 2000: 34,562




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Houses and condos: 14,775
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,269
% of renters here:

32%
State:

31%

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in zip code 16601: 92.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 86.5 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.
Population density: 390 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2011:
This zip code:

1.0% ($872)
Pennsylvania:

1.4% ($2,385)

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $888 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $850 (1.0%)

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Males: 16,175  (47.9%)
Females: 17,590  (52.1%)

For population 25 years and over in 16601:

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 10.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 16601:

  • Never married: 34.3%
  • Now married: 45.3%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

Zip code 16601 compared to state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

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Urban population: 28,085
Rural population: 5,679

Estimated median house/condo value in 2011: $91,000
16601:

$91,000
Pennsylvania:

$164,800



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 31 registered sex offenders living in 16601 zip code as of October 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 16601 to the number of sex offenders is 23 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

38.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.3 years

Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 16601, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $33,249 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$33,249
State:

$48,049

Salary/wage: $30,752 (reported on 84.8% of returns)
Here:

$30,752
State:

$42,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 85.9% for AGIs below $10k, 75.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 81.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 85.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 83.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 60.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,177 (reported on 39.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,177
Pennsylvania:

$1,657
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.3% for AGIs below $10k, 1.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,841 (reported on 21.3% of returns)
Here:

$1,841
State:

$3,566
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$3,659 (reported on 14.3% of returns)
Here:

+$3,659
State:

+$9,716
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.7% for AGIs below $10k, 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,383 (reported on 10.3% of returns)
Here:

+$9,383
State:

+$14,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.0% for AGIs below $10k, 3.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from farming: +$3,053 (reported on 0.1% of returns)
Here:

+$3,053
State:

+$274

IRA payment deduction: $2,488 (reported on 2.6% of returns)
16601:

$2,488
Pennsylvania:

$2,903
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $9,981 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
Here:

$9,981
Pennsylvania:

$14,674

Total itemized deductions: $14,319 (19% of AGI, reported on 15.1% of returns)
Here:

$14,319
State:

$18,804

Here:

19.0% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $10k, 3.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,627 (3% of AGI, reported on 12.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,627
State:

$3,337

Here:

3.3% of AGI
State:

3.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,337 (reported on 70.0% of returns)
16601:

$4,337
State:

$8,008
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.7% for AGIs below $10k, 3.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,638 (reported on 17.9% of returns)
Here:

$1,638
State:

$1,643

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 56.4%
Here:

56%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 47.8% for AGIs below $10k, 57.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 58.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 60.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 60.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 73.0% for AGIs over 100k)


Estimated median household income in 2011:
This zip code:

$36,753
Pennsylvania:

$50,228

Altoona, PA (16601) map

Nearest zip codes: 16602, 16617, 16648, 16619, 16641, 16636.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

48.1%
Pennsylvania:

48.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

7.8%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,230
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 11,314


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 420 (170 now married, 250 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 8,037 (3,259 now married, 4,778 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 16601 with a mortgage: 5,273 (306 second mortgage, 623 home equity loan, 91 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,002

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $925
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $390

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

20.3%
Whole state:

13.8%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

11.2%
Whole state:

7.6%

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.4


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Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages:

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Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 261
  • 2000 to 2004: 727
  • 1990 to 1999: 938
  • 1980 to 1989: 974
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,388
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,200
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,582
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,704
  • 1939 or earlier: 6,001


Zip code 16601 satellite photo by USGS

Bedrooms in houses/apartments in 16601
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 106
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,687
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,076
  • 4 bedrooms: 2,077
  • 5+ bedrooms: 329
  • no bedroom: 210
  • 1 bedroom: 1,234
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,363
  • 3 bedrooms: 990
  • 4 bedrooms: 395
  • 5+ bedrooms: 77
Cars and other vehicles available in 16601 in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 492
  • 1 vehicle: 2,760
  • 2 vehicles: 3,990
  • 3 vehicles: 1,554
  • 4 vehicles: 317
  • 5+ vehicles: 162
  • no vehicle: 1,059
  • 1 vehicle: 2,191
  • 2 vehicles: 672
  • 3 vehicles: 189
  • 4 vehicles: 89
  • 5+ vehicles: 69


Estimated household income distribution in 2009:

Zip code 16601 household income distribution in 2009

Zip code 16601 house/condo values in 2011

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2011 in zip code 16601:

  • Less than $10,000: 153
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 135
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 26
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 144
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 127
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 226
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 164
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 447
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 662
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 885
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 691
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 903
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 757
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 1,163
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 780
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 764
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 284
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 333
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 223
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 239
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 74
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 39
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 12
  • $1,000,000 or more: 44

 



16601 rent paid by renters

Rent paid by renters in 2011 in zip code 16601:

  • Less than $100: 102
  • $100 to $149: 115
  • $150 to $199: 165
  • $200 to $249: 261
  • $250 to $299: 230
  • $300 to $349: 460
  • $350 to $399: 461
  • $400 to $449: 637
  • $450 to $499: 399
  • $500 to $549: 269
  • $550 to $599: 192
  • $600 to $649: 182
  • $650 to $699: 158
  • $700 to $749: 103
  • $750 to $799: 47
  • $800 to $899: 17
  • $900 to $999: 36
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 114
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 32
  • $2,000 or more: 69
  • No cash rent: 220
 


Median gross rent in 2011: $529.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2011: $142,275.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2011 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $92,007
  • Black or African American householders: $56,874
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $197,982
  • Asian householders: $121,381
  • Two or more races householders: $65,514
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $93,591

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $91,000
16601:

$91,000
Pennsylvania:

$164,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $62,700 - $140,200

Mean price in 2011:

Detached houses: $139,914
Here:

$139,914
State:

$217,230

Townhouses or other attached units: $91,284
Here:

$91,284
State:

$157,579

In 2-unit structures: $76,737
Here:

$76,737
State:

$149,667

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $66,839
Here:

$66,839
State:

$185,325

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $50,334
Here:

$50,334
State:

$216,077

Mobile homes: $209,939
Here:

$209,939
State:

$72,336

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,563
  • One, attached: 526
  • Two: 678
  • 3 or 4: 569
  • 5 to 9: 415
  • 10 to 19: 615
  • 20 to 49: 203
  • 50 or more: 687
  • Mobile homes: 519

Unemployment: 10.2%
16601 zip code mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 11,017 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 1,614 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 90 (1%)
  • Taxi: 81 (1%)
  • Motorcycle: 16 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 16 (0%)
  • Walked: 367 (3%)
  • Other means: 174 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 400 (3%)
 

16601 zip code travel time to work (commute)

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 843
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2,116
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 2,977
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 2,573
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,853
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 588
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 868
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 191
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 109
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 641
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 417
  • 90 or more minutes: 199
 

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 88.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 32,396
  • In family households: 25,539 (4,564 male householders, 3,804 female householders)
    5,881 spouses, 8,966 children (8,268 natural, 178 adopted, 522 stepchildren), 377 grandchildren, 268 brothers or sisters, 172 parents, 570 other relatives, 937 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 6,857 (2,270 male householders (1,688 living alone)), 2,906 female householders (2,522 living alone)), 1,681 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,369 (148 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 4,074 2-persons, 1,759 3-persons, 1,550 4-persons, 696 5-persons, 152 6-persons, 137 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 4,210 1-person, 691 2-persons, 18 3-persons, 235 4-persons, 22 6-persons

3,993 married couples with children.
2,428 single-parent households (377 men, 2,051 women).

97.5% of residents of 16601 zip code speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (92% very well, 8% well).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (91% very well, 3% well, 6% not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (60% very well, 40% well).

Foreign born population: 409 (1.2%)
(59.4% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.2%
Whole state:

5.9%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents:

  • Russia (19%)
  • Colombia (15%)
  • Korea (8%)
  • Haiti (7%)
  • Africa, n.e.c. (7%)
  • Italy (6%)
  • Brazil (6%)

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2000 or later: 277
  • 1990 to 1999: 41
  • 1980 to 1989: 62
  • Before 1980: 125

Races in zip code 16601:

White population: 31,727
Black population: 1,016
American Indian population: 59
Asian population: 156
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population: 11
Some other race population: 30
Two or more races population: 466
Hispanic or Latino population: 405

Most common first ancestries reported in 16601 (%):



  • German (31%)
  • Italian (11%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • Other groups (9%)
  • American (6%)
  • English (5%)
  • Polish (3%)


Zip code 16601 topographic map

Public primary/middle school in zip code 16601 not listed on the city page:

  • IRVING EL SCH (Students: 277; Grades: KG - 06)

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • ALTOONA REG HEALTH SYS ALTOONA HOSP (620 HOWARD AVENUE in ALTOONA, PA)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - AFS-23-1352155-1, AIR PROGRAM
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC and NAICS classification: GENERAL MEDICAL AND SURGICAL HOSPITALS
    Organizations: ALTOONA REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM (CONTACT/GENERAL) , OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , OWNERNAME (CONTACT/OWNER) , ALTOONA REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • AMERWAY LEAD MELTING PLT (3701 BEALE AVE in ALTOONA, PA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - AFS-25-1612234-1, AIR PROGRAM
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: SECONDARY SMELTING AND REFINING OF NONFERROUS METALS; ROLLING, DRAWING, AND EXTRUDING OF NONFERROUS METALS, EXCEPT COPPER AND ALUMINUM
    Business NAICS classification: NONFERROUS METAL (EXCEPT COPPER AND ALUMINUM) ROLLING, DRAWING, AND EXTRUDING.; SECONDARY SMELTING, REFINING, AND ALLOYING OF NONFERROUS METAL (EXCEPT COPPER AND ALUMINUM).
    Organizations: AMERWAY, INC. (OWNER/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: AMERWAY INC., AMERWAY/ALTOONA PLT
  • ALL AMER DRY CLNR ALTOONA (700 CHESTNUT AVENUE in ALTOONA, PA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - AFS-00-3499008-1, AIR PROGRAM
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC classification: COIN-OPERATED LAUNDRIES AND DRYCLEANING; DRYCLEANING PLANTS, EXCEPT RUG CLEANING
    Organizations: ALL AMERICAN DRY CLEANING (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: ALL AMERICAN DRY CLEANING, ALL AMERICAN LAUNDROMAT & DRYCLEANING
  • ALTOONA WESTERLY SEWAGE TREATMENT PLT (6 MI SOUTH OF ALTOONA RT 764 in ALTOONA, PA)
    SUPERFUND (Superfund database)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-03-1987-0282, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: ALTOONA WESTERLY STP
  • ALTOONA AREA CREMATORY (2036 BROAD AVE in ALTOONA, PA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - AFS-01-0691545-1, AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: FUNERAL SERVICE AND CREMATORIES
    Business NAICS classification: FUNERAL HOMES AND FUNERAL SERVICES.; CEMETERIES AND CREMATORIES.
    Organizations: ALTOONA AREA CREMATORY, INC. (OWNER/OPERATOR)
    Alternative names: ALTOONA AREA CREMATORY/ALTOONA, CARN WEAVER ALTOONA FUNERAL HOME
  • ALTOONA STP (PO BOX 31 in ALTOONA, PA)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-03-1987-0282, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
  • ABC MACK TRUCK SALES (2501 BEALE AVE in ALTOONA, PA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC classification: MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS (NEW AND USED)
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , WW ENGINE & SUPPLY INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: ABC MACK SALES, WW ENGINE & SUPPLY
  • ALTOONA MIRROR (1000 GREEN AVE in ALTOONA, PA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , OGDEN NEWSPAPERS INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • ALTOONA CENTER (1515 FOURTH STREET in ALTOONA, PA)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , COMMONWEALTH OF PA (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • ALTOONA CITY HALL (1301 12TH ST in ALTOONA, PA)
    AIR MONITORING SITE (Airborne pollution emission tracking)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
  • ALTOONA FAM INC (RD 1 in ALTOONA, PA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: INDUSTRIAL INORGANIC CHEMICALS
  • AMOCO OIL COMPANY (6TH AVENUE ROAD in ALTOONA, PA)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • ATLANTIC PIPELINE ALTOONA AREA MAN GANG (E BURNS AVE CANAN STA in ALTOONA, PA)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , ATLANTIC PIPELINE CORP (CONTACT/OWNER)

Fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 16601:

  • Ramada Inn Altoona, 1 Sheraton Dr, Altoona, PA 16601 , Phone: (814) 946-1631, Fax: (814) 946-0785
  • Hampton Inn-altoona, 180 Charlotte Dr, Altoona, PA 16601 , Phone: (814) 941-3500
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 16601

Zip code 16601 marital status for males
Zip code 16601 marital status for females


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2.3%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Population in 1990: 31,560. Population change in the 1990s: +3,002 (+9.5%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 29,230
  • Northeast: 1,362
  • Midwest: 648
  • South: 1,616
  • West: 404

65% of the 16601 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 71% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Pennsylvania.

90% of the 16601 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 66% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 12% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 1% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 417
Here:

15.2%
Pennsylvania:

13.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 125
Here:

7.8%
Pennsylvania:

12.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 273
Here:

8.2%
Pennsylvania:

37.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Class of Workers (%)


Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • Legal occupations: 116,518
  • Architecture and engineering occupations: 66,750
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors: 62,633
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations: 57,083
  • Computer and mathematical occupations: 48,214
  • Management occupations: 45,455

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code (ALTOONA, PA):

  • BURGMEIER'S HAULING INC (RR 1 BOX 938; small business) : $490,213 in 27 contracts from 1999 to 2006
    Contracts for Waste Treatment and Storage, Trash/Garbage Collection Services - Including Portable Sanitation Services by Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System, Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $33,000; 2001: $51,000; 2002: $196,000; 2003: $65,563; 2004: $67,676; 2005: $30,192; 2006: $51,782.

    Biggest contracts:
    $137,000 with Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System for Waste Treatment and Storage. Signed on 2002-06-15. Completion date: 2007-05-15.
    $50,504 with Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System for Trash/Garbage Collection Services - Including Portable Sanitation Services. Signed on 2006-02-08. Effective on 2006-01-01. Completion date: 2006-09-30.
    $35,350, same as above. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $35,350, same as above. Signed on 2003-10-01. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
  • ELECTRIC MOTOR AND SUPPLY, INC (1000 50TH ST; small business) : $25,278 in 4 contracts in 2003
    $14,997 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Non-Building Facilities. Signed on 2003-03-10. Completion date: 2003-03-13.
    $5,000, same as above. Signed on 2003-01-29. Completion date: 2003-02-13.
    $3,468 with Army for Miscellaneous Special Industry Machinery. Signed on 2003-03-22. Completion date: 2003-04-07.
    $1,813, same as above. Signed on 2003-04-18. Completion date: 2003-04-22.
  • ROSCH VISIONARY SYSTEMS (501 HOWARD AVE STE A204; small business)
    $18,250 with Air Force for ADPE System Configuration. Signed on 2005-03-16. Completion date: 2005-03-30.
  • GEARHARTS MOVING & STORAGE INC (812NORTH 7TH AVENUE; small business)
    $0 with Army for Warehousing and Storage Services. Signed on 2002-05-21. Completion date: 2003-05-31.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (over 1000 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (100-249: 1, 50-99: 4, 20-49: 5, 5-9: 4, 1-4: 6)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (20-49: 6, 10-19: 9, 5-9: 11, 1-4: 15)
  • Information: Wired Telecommunications Carriers (100-249: 2, 50-99: 1, 1-4: 4)
  • Wholesale Trade: Packaged Frozen Food Merchant Wholesalers (250-499: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (50-99: 1, 20-49: 4, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 11, 1-4: 5)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49: 6, 10-19: 4, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 7)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Child and Youth Services (100-249: 1, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)




People in group quarters:

  • 879 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 207 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 160 people in nursing homes
  • 120 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 22 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 17 people in religious group quarters
  • 14 people in homes for the mentally ill


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full and 14 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED131$98,242237$97,455657$117,536252$28,2272$225,00086$90,00013$41,912
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$72,48813$122,99637$127,50415$27,5212$214,0404$73,8700$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED21$97,43536$65,691242$106,341105$33,3072$149,68534$74,62015$40,309
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN13$107,60426$77,745158$104,37922$45,1300$04$49,6332$50,590
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$66,1555$127,22629$144,8060$00$00$00$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full and 14 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED52$92,39522$135,7141$29,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$135,68010$102,0080$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$100,0813$135,3470$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$68,0001$167,8000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value


Most common first names in zip code 16601 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary38978.5 years
John34672.3 years
William30673.0 years
Robert22668.3 years
James20971.0 years
Charles19472.2 years
Margaret17778.8 years
Helen17477.0 years
Joseph16472.8 years
George15974.0 years
Most common last names in zip code 16601 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith10574.1 years
Miller10073.7 years
Johnson5367.9 years
Williams4274.5 years
Thompson3872.5 years
Reed3373.5 years
Adams3374.5 years
Davis3373.5 years
Myers3369.9 years
Snyder3373.2 years
Businesses in zip code 16601
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1McDonald's1
Comfort Suites1Papa John's Pizza1
Cracker Barrel1Payless1
Econo Lodge1Pier 1 Imports1
FedEx2Pizza Hut2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1RadioShack2
GNC1Ramada1
GameStop1Rite Aid1
H&R Block1Sprint Nextel1
Jones New York1Subway2
KFC1T.J.Maxx1
Kincaid1Target1
La-Z-Boy1U-Haul2
Lane Furniture1UPS3
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets1


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