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17237 Zip Code (Mont Alto, PA) Detailed Profile




City: Mont Alto, PA (19.70%)
County: Franklin County, PA
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 2,010
Zip code population in 2010: 1,917
Zip code population in 2000: 1,758

Houses and condos: 685
Renter-occupied apartments: 168
% of renters here:

26%
State:

32%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 17237: 89.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 2.9 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 693 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 17237
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

1.0% ($1,663)
Pennsylvania:

1.6% ($2,855)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,808 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,511 (0.9%)

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Males: 946  (47.1%)
Females: 1,064  (52.9%)

For population 25 years and over in 17237:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 17237:

  • Never married: 44.4%
  • Now married: 40.5%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 3.3%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

Zip code 17237 compared to state average:

  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 17237 (2017)
    • 1,68796.0%White
    • 1367.7%Black
    • 472.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 271.5%Two or more races
    • 181.0%Asian
    • 20.1%American Indian
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Urban population: 2,001
Rural population: 8

Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $163,284
17237:

$163,284
Pennsylvania:

$181,200



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in 17237 zip code as of September 22, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 17237 is 643 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

29.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.6 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 17237, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $43,368 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$43,368
State:

$61,346

Salary/wage: $38,688 (reported on 87.8% of returns)
Here:

$38,688
State:

$51,902
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 70.8% for AGIs below $25k, 78.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 82.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 83.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 73.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $600 (reported on 29.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$600
Pennsylvania:

$1,588
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,356 (reported on 12.2% of returns)
Here:

$1,356
State:

$5,827
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$1,120 (reported on 6.8% of returns)
Here:

+$1,120
State:

+$14,495

Profit/loss from business: +$11,029 (reported on 9.5% of returns)
Here:

+$11,029
State:

+$16,268

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $8,313 (reported on 10.8% of returns)
17237:

$8,313
Pennsylvania:

$14,550
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.0% for AGIs below $25k, 2.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.1% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $15,911 (23% of AGI, reported on 24.3% of returns)
Here:

$15,911
State:

$23,538

Here:

22.6% of AGI
State:

18.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $3,560 (reported on 13.5% of returns)
Here:

$3,560
State:

$4,025
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $4,706 (reported on 24.3% of returns)
17237:

$4,706
State:

$9,982
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $1,846 (reported on 17.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,846
State:

$2,106
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 51.4%
Here:

51%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 44.4% for AGIs below $25k, 52.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 58.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 57.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 60.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 17237, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $37,089 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$37,089
State:

$48,049

Salary/wage: $34,995 (reported on 86.8% of returns)
Here:

$34,995
State:

$42,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 90.3% for AGIs below $10k, 78.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 82.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 86.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 80.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 70.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $922 (reported on 40.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$922
Pennsylvania:

$1,657
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $10k, 1.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable dividends: $839 (reported on 15.7% of returns)
Here:

$839
State:

$3,566
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$3,667 (reported on 7.6% of returns)
Here:

+$3,667
State:

+$9,716
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$3,721 (reported on 8.1% of returns)
Here:

+$3,721
State:

+$14,267

IRA payment deduction: $2,909 (reported on 1.5% of returns)
17237:

$2,909
Pennsylvania:

$2,903

Total itemized deductions: $13,182 (21% of AGI, reported on 21.9% of returns)
Here:

$13,182
State:

$18,804

Here:

21.4% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,482 (4% of AGI, reported on 14.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,482
State:

$3,337

Here:

3.7% of AGI
State:

3.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,848 (reported on 77.9% of returns)
17237:

$3,848
State:

$8,008
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $10k, 4.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,615 (reported on 12.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,615
State:

$1,643

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 56.6%
Here:

57%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 50.4% for AGIs below $10k, 57.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 54.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 65.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 55.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 55.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$60,891
Pennsylvania:

$59,195
Mont Alto, PA (17237) map Nearest zip codes: 17261, 17247, 17268, 17202, 17222, 17250.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

53.7%
Pennsylvania:

45.4%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

10.0%
Pennsylvania:

6.4%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 44
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 600


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 15 (0 now married, 14 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 613 (165 now married, 450 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 17237 with a mortgage: 291 (2 second mortgage, 30 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 182

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,191
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $442

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

11.0%
Whole state:

12.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

7.9%
Whole state:

6.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.7
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.4
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Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 42010 to 2013
  • 662000 to 2009
  • 701990 to 1999
  • 561980 to 1989
  • 1211970 to 1979
  • 831960 to 1969
  • 741950 to 1959
  • 581940 to 1949
  • 1401939 or earlier

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Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Mont Alto, PA (17237)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Mont Alto, PA (17237)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 41 bedroom
  • 982 bedrooms
  • 3023 bedrooms
  • 534 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Mont Alto, PA (17237)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Mont Alto, PA (17237)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 131 bedroom
  • 472 bedrooms
  • 663 bedrooms
  • 64 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Mont Alto, PA (17237) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Mont Alto, PA (17237) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 4no vehicle
  • 971 vehicle
  • 2262 vehicles
  • 983 vehicles
  • 334 vehicles
  • 185+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Mont Alto, PA (17237) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Mont Alto, PA (17237) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 3no vehicle
  • 631 vehicle
  • 492 vehicles
  • 193 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 17237 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 17237 household income distribution in 2017
  • 21Less than $10,000
  • 18$10,000 to $14,999
  • 23$15,000 to $19,999
  • 28$20,000 to $24,999
  • 24$25,000 to $29,999
  • 18$30,000 to $34,999
  • 42$35,000 to $39,999
  • 16$40,000 to $44,999
  • 56$45,000 to $49,999
  • 74$50,000 to $59,999
  • 101$60,000 to $74,999
  • 127$75,000 to $99,999
  • 50$100,000 to $124,999
  • 9$125,000 to $149,999
  • 17$150,000 to $199,999
  • 5$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 17237

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 17237
  • 8Less than $10,000
  • 1$10,000 to $14,999
  • 11$15,000 to $19,999
  • 10$60,000 to $69,999
  • 15$70,000 to $79,999
  • 19$80,000 to $89,999
  • 29$90,000 to $99,999
  • 50$100,000 to $124,999
  • 74$125,000 to $149,999
  • 103$150,000 to $174,999
  • 42$175,000 to $199,999
  • 34$200,000 to $249,999
  • 24$250,000 to $299,999
  • 7$300,000 to $399,999
  • 3$500,000 to $749,999
  • 2$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 17237

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 17237
  • 12$400 to $449
  • 8$450 to $499
  • 11$500 to $549
  • 16$550 to $599
  • 14$600 to $649
  • 13$650 to $699
  • 15$700 to $749
  • 12$750 to $799
  • 28$800 to $899
  • 12$900 to $999
  • 8$2,500 to $2,999
  • 5No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $971.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $165,802
  • Black or African American householders: $217,906
  • Asian householders: $125,901

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $163,284
17237:

$163,284
Pennsylvania:

$181,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $114,071 - $190,275
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 17237
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 477
  • One, attached: 38
  • Two: 26
  • 3 or 4: 46
  • 5 to 9: 32
  • 10 to 19: 9
  • Mobile homes: 50

Unemployment: 4.9%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 17237

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 17237
  • 79.0%804Drove a car alone
  • 9.9%101Carpooled
  • 7.1%72Walked
  • 0.2%2Other means
  • 3.5%36Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 17237

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 17237
  • 115Less than 5 minutes
  • 1005 to 9 minutes
  • 8610 to 14 minutes
  • 12915 to 19 minutes
  • 19420 to 24 minutes
  • 11825 to 29 minutes
  • 10030 to 34 minutes
  • 3035 to 39 minutes
  • 4040 to 44 minutes
  • 2645 to 59 minutes
  • 2460 to 89 minutes
  • 1290 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 72.8%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,657
  • In family households: 1,414 (219 male householders, 243 female householders)
    322 spouses, 468 children (440 natural, 8 adopted, 22 stepchildren), 86 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 3 parents, 0 other relatives, 50 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 242 (84 male householders (62 living alone)), 94 female householders (86 living alone)), 63 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 347 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 221 2-persons, 95 3-persons, 113 4-persons, 19 5-persons, 12 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 148 1-person, 19 2-persons, 10 5-persons

151 married couples with children.
126 single-parent households (43 men, 83 women).

97.3% of residents of 17237 zip code speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (15% very well, 50% well, 35% not well).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 7 (0.4%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.4%
Whole state:

7.0%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 100%Dominica
Most common first ancestries reported in 17237
  • 38%German
  • 14%American
  • 6%Irish
  • 5%English
  • 2%Guyanese
  • 1%Polish
  • 1%Canadian
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 72000 to 2009
  • 261990 to 1999
  • 13Before 1990

Zip code 17237 topographic map


Zip code 17237 marital status for males
Zip code 17237 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 46.2%Electricity
  • 37.8%Utility gas
  • 11.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.6%Wood

Population in 1990: 1,601. Population change in the 1990s: +157 (+9.8%).

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

  • This state: 1,298
  • Northeast: 155
  • Midwest: 31
  • South: 447
  • West: 18

56% of the 17237 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Pennsylvania.

93% of the 17237 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 89% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 4% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 5% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in Mont Alto, PA (17237)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 12
Here:

6.0%
Pennsylvania:

13.8%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 3
Here:

3.5%
Pennsylvania:

13.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 128
Here:

32.7%
Pennsylvania:

37.8%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 93,709Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 55,519Management occupations
  • 51,904Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 51,769Business and financial operations occupations
  • 45,582Health technologists and technicians
  • 42,647Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • MICROMEG INC (MAIN STREET in MONT ALTO, PA; small business) : $829,290 in 9 contracts from 1999 to 2005
    Contracts for ADP Software, Other ADP and Telecommunications Services (includes data storage on tapes, compact disks, etc.), ADP Facility Operation and Maintenance Services by Navy
    Signed by year: 2000: $209,985; 2001: $209,985; 2002: $98,997; 2003: $132,025; 2004: $24,500; 2005: -$56,187; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $209,985 with Navy for ADP Software. Signed on 2001-10-01. Completion date: 2002-09-30.
    $209,985 with Navy for Other ADP and Telecommunications Services (includes data storage on tapes, compact disks, etc.). Signed on 1999-10-01. Completion date: 2000-09-30.
    $209,985, same as above. Signed on 2000-09-25. Completion date: 2001-09-29.
    $98,997, same as above. Signed on 2003-10-20. Completion date: 2004-03-31.

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

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (10-19 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Ambulance Services (10-19: 1)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (5-9: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (1-4: 2)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Landscaping Services (1-4: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (1-4: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels (1-4: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Dentists (1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 390 people in college/university student housing
  • 2 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 381 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
Most common first names in zip code 17237 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles1570.7 years
John1574.0 years
George1275.1 years
Robert1168.7 years
Mary976.3 years
Paul968.5 years
Margaret880.6 years
Ruth675.5 years
William569.8 years
Donald475.2 years
Most common last names in zip code 17237 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bumbaugh1272.7 years
Wagaman1277.1 years
Kauffman1076.5 years
Jones878.6 years
Kline676.0 years
Verdier677.0 years
Shaffer673.5 years
Staley682.0 years
Hoover579.2 years
Slaybaugh579.6 years
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