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17244 Zip Code (Orrstown, PA) Detailed Profile




City: Orrstown, PA (0.24%)
County: Franklin County, PA
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 2,551
Zip code population in 2010: 2,407
Zip code population in 2000: 2,631

Houses and condos: 1,027
Renter-occupied apartments: 122
% of renters here:

13%
State:

32%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 17244: 93.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 25.9 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 99 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 17244
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

1.0% ($1,940)
Pennsylvania:

1.6% ($2,855)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,190 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,765 (1.1%)

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Males: 1,295  (50.8%)
Females: 1,256  (49.2%)

For population 25 years and over in 17244:

  • High school or higher: 85.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 17244:

  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 61.9%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 6.3%

Zip code 17244 compared to state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 17244 (2017)
    • 2,35489.5%White
    • 220.8%Black
    • 100.4%Two or more races
    • 100.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 70.3%American Indian
    • 40.2%Asian
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $190,049
17244:

$190,049
Pennsylvania:

$181,200
Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.7 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 17244, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $44,676 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$44,676
State:

$61,346

Salary/wage: $41,179 (reported on 78.2% of returns)
Here:

$41,179
State:

$51,902
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 63.0% for AGIs below $25k, 72.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 81.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 79.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 61.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $945 (reported on 38.2% of returns)
This zip code:

$945
Pennsylvania:

$1,588
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,153 (reported on 15.5% of returns)
Here:

$1,153
State:

$5,827
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$3,891 (reported on 10.0% of returns)
Here:

+$3,891
State:

+$14,495
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.9% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,435 (reported on 18.2% of returns)
Here:

+$9,435
State:

+$16,268
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.4% for AGIs below $25k, 5.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.9% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $6,111 (reported on 8.2% of returns)
17244:

$6,111
Pennsylvania:

$14,550
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Total itemized deductions: $18,112 (21% of AGI, reported on 22.7% of returns)
Here:

$18,112
State:

$23,538

Here:

20.7% of AGI
State:

18.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.4% for AGIs below $25k, 5.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $3,989 (reported on 16.4% of returns)
Here:

$3,989
State:

$4,025
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $6,288 (reported on 22.7% of returns)
17244:

$6,288
State:

$9,982
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,146 (reported on 11.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,146
State:

$2,106
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.0% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 65.5%
Here:

65%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 63.4% for AGIs below $25k, 67.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 66.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 72.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 55.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 17244, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $37,496 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$37,496
State:

$48,049

Salary/wage: $34,690 (reported on 80.4% of returns)
Here:

$34,690
State:

$42,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 90.4% for AGIs below $10k, 65.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 76.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 82.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 75.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 58.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,052 (reported on 48.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,052
Pennsylvania:

$1,657
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.2% for AGIs below $10k, 1.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,064 (reported on 22.9% of returns)
Here:

$1,064
State:

$3,566
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $10k, 1.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$5,224 (reported on 16.2% of returns)
Here:

+$5,224
State:

+$9,716
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $10k, 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,318 (reported on 17.3% of returns)
Here:

+$8,318
State:

+$14,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -16.2% for AGIs below $10k, 9.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.3% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from farming: +$3,583 (reported on 5.9% of returns)
Here:

+$3,583
State:

+$274

IRA payment deduction: $2,429 (reported on 1.4% of returns)
17244:

$2,429
Pennsylvania:

$2,903

Total itemized deductions: $13,192 (22% of AGI, reported on 25.6% of returns)
Here:

$13,192
State:

$18,804

Here:

21.6% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 8.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,859 (4% of AGI, reported on 19.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,859
State:

$3,337

Here:

4.3% of AGI
State:

3.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,380 (reported on 77.2% of returns)
17244:

$4,380
State:

$8,008
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $10k, 5.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,773 (reported on 10.8% of returns)
Here:

$1,773
State:

$1,643

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 63.5%
Here:

63%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 56.5% for AGIs below $10k, 62.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 68.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 65.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 65.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 52.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$65,767
Pennsylvania:

$59,195
Orrstown, PA (17244) map Nearest zip codes: 17246, 17251, 17262, 17240, 17210, 17201.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

55.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

5.4%
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: 900


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 27 (15 now married, 11 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 482 (287 now married, 191 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 17244 with a mortgage: 503 (12 second mortgage, 71 home equity loan, 19 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 313

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,246
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $426

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

6.2%
Whole state:

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

3.7%
Whole state:

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

6.6
State:

6.7
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.6
State:

4.4
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Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 112014 or later
  • 92010 to 2013
  • 902000 to 2009
  • 1361990 to 1999
  • 871980 to 1989
  • 1561970 to 1979
  • 1421960 to 1969
  • 1711950 to 1959
  • 521940 to 1949
  • 1621939 or earlier

Zip code 17244 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Orrstown, PA (17244)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Orrstown, PA (17244)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 141 bedroom
  • 672 bedrooms
  • 4983 bedrooms
  • 1564 bedrooms
  • 415+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Orrstown, PA (17244)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Orrstown, PA (17244)
  • 5no bedroom
  • 41 bedroom
  • 872 bedrooms
  • 773 bedrooms
  • 64 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Orrstown, PA (17244) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Orrstown, PA (17244) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 19no vehicle
  • 1231 vehicle
  • 3552 vehicles
  • 2403 vehicles
  • 544 vehicles
  • 315+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Orrstown, PA (17244) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Orrstown, PA (17244) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 19no vehicle
  • 241 vehicle
  • 392 vehicles
  • 263 vehicles
  • 184 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 17244 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 17244 household income distribution in 2017
  • 25Less than $10,000
  • 62$10,000 to $14,999
  • 23$15,000 to $19,999
  • 27$20,000 to $24,999
  • 30$25,000 to $29,999
  • 39$30,000 to $34,999
  • 28$35,000 to $39,999
  • 37$40,000 to $44,999
  • 45$45,000 to $49,999
  • 90$50,000 to $59,999
  • 186$60,000 to $74,999
  • 144$75,000 to $99,999
  • 78$100,000 to $124,999
  • 47$125,000 to $149,999
  • 43$150,000 to $199,999
  • 24$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 17244

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 17244
  • 7Less than $10,000
  • 3$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1$30,000 to $34,999
  • 5$35,000 to $39,999
  • 7$40,000 to $49,999
  • 13$50,000 to $59,999
  • 14$60,000 to $69,999
  • 3$70,000 to $79,999
  • 8$80,000 to $89,999
  • 20$90,000 to $99,999
  • 71$100,000 to $124,999
  • 116$125,000 to $149,999
  • 124$150,000 to $174,999
  • 135$175,000 to $199,999
  • 131$200,000 to $249,999
  • 57$250,000 to $299,999
  • 13$300,000 to $399,999
  • 9$400,000 to $499,999
  • 41$500,000 to $749,999
  • 3$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 17244

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 17244
  • 6$150 to $199
  • 2$350 to $399
  • 1$400 to $449
  • 13$500 to $549
  • 8$550 to $599
  • 7$650 to $699
  • 12$700 to $749
  • 14$750 to $799
  • 12$800 to $899
  • 11$1,000 to $1,249
  • 1$1,250 to $1,499
  • 4$3,000 to $3,499
  • 8$3,500 or more
  • 11No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $913.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $193,715

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $190,049
17244:

$190,049
Pennsylvania:

$181,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $145,426 - $234,446
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 17244

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 880
  • One, attached: 20
  • 3 or 4: 15
  • 10 to 19: 20
  • 20 to 49: 2
  • Mobile homes: 86

Unemployment: 2.6%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 17244

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 17244
  • 77.3%969Drove a car alone
  • 13.1%164Carpooled
  • 3.0%37Walked
  • 1.0%12Other means
  • 5.5%69Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 17244

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 17244
  • 58Less than 5 minutes
  • 805 to 9 minutes
  • 8110 to 14 minutes
  • 21115 to 19 minutes
  • 20120 to 24 minutes
  • 9825 to 29 minutes
  • 19030 to 34 minutes
  • 1935 to 39 minutes
  • 940 to 44 minutes
  • 13145 to 59 minutes
  • 5360 to 89 minutes
  • 4790 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 65.4%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,523
  • In family households: 2,246 (420 male householders, 268 female householders)
    587 spouses, 788 children (742 natural, 19 adopted, 29 stepchildren), 99 grandchildren, 9 brothers or sisters, 18 parents, 8 other relatives, 42 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 275 (125 male householders (101 living alone)), 123 female householders (118 living alone)), 26 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 28 (21 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 310 2-persons, 123 3-persons, 166 4-persons, 46 5-persons, 30 6-persons, 11 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 220 1-person, 28 2-persons

466 married couples with children.
86 single-parent households (42 men, 44 women).

94.5% of residents of 17244 zip code speak English at home.
0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% very well).
4.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (65% very well, 35% well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 45 (1.8%)
(67.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.8%
Whole state:

7.0%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 31%Japan
  • 20%Thailand
  • 16%France
  • 16%Burma
Most common first ancestries reported in 17244
  • 41%German
  • 16%American
  • 8%Scottish
  • 4%European
  • 4%Irish
  • 3%Italian
  • 1%English
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 102010 or later
  • 362000 to 2009
  • 121990 to 1999
  • 19Before 1990

Zip code 17244 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • ACORN FARMS CAFO (14627 LURGAN RD in ORRSTOWN, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - PCS-PA0088234, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: HOGS
    Alternative names: ACORN FARMS FRANKLIN FAMILY FARM LURGAN TWP, FRANKLIN FAMILY FARMS INC
  • BAKER RES (9950 PINE RD in ORRSTOWN, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - PCS-PA0085227, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS; OPERATORS OF DWELLINGS OTHER THAN APARTMENT BUILDINGS
    Alternative names: BAKER, CLARENCE & LINDA, BAKER RESIDENCE, CLARENCE & LINDA BAKER

Zip code 17244 marital status for males
Zip code 17244 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 5.0%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 6.2%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 35.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 34.2%Electricity
  • 17.5%Wood
  • 6.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Utility gas
  • 1.8%No fuel used
  • 1.3%Coal or coke
  • 1.1%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 2,281. Population change in the 1990s: +350 (+15.3%).

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

  • This state: 2,112
  • Northeast: 92
  • Midwest: 120
  • South: 123
  • West: 11

70% of the 17244 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 70% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Pennsylvania.

92% of the 17244 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 2% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Orrstown, PA (17244)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 67
Here:

20.4%
Pennsylvania:

13.8%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 25
Here:

25.4%
Pennsylvania:

13.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 12
Here:

24.4%
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 ($)
  • 86,018Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 72,520Community and social service occupations
  • 69,678Transportation occupations
  • 54,134Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 52,779Construction and extraction occupations
  • 52,487Education, training, and library occupations

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Homes for the Elderly (20-49 employees: 1 establishment, 1-4 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Construction: Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors (20-49: 1)
  • Construction: Commercial and Institutional Building Construction (5-9: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (5-9: 1)
  • Construction: Masonry Contractors (5-9: 1)
  • Construction: Framing Contractors (1-4: 2)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): General Automotive Repair (1-4: 2)

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:

  • 27 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 20 people in nursing homes
Most common first names in zip code 17244 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1474.9 years
Charles973.6 years
John972.5 years
William878.9 years
George877.9 years
Paul778.7 years
Hazel676.2 years
James672.7 years
Ruth682.5 years
Harry676.0 years
Most common last names in zip code 17244 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson769.3 years
Weaver762.3 years
Alleman672.7 years
Martin668.7 years
Reed681.2 years
West675.3 years
Culbertson480.5 years
Diehl486.5 years
Bert479.0 years
Myers472.8 years
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