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17508 Zip Code (PA) Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2019: 490
Zip code population in 2010: 423
Zip code population in 2000: 192

Houses and condos: 201
Renter-occupied apartments: 17
% of renters here:

9%
State:

32%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 17508: 91.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 3,320 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

1.3% ($3,644)
Pennsylvania:

1.5% ($2,887)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,781 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,175 (1.1%)

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Males: 214  (43.7%)
Females: 276  (56.3%)

For population 25 years and over in 17508:

  • High school or higher: 83.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 17508:

  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 13.4%
  • Divorced: 3.2%

Zip code 17508 compared to state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 17508 (2019)
    • 40295.0%White
    • 143.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 30.7%Some other race
    • 20.5%Asian
    • 20.5%Two or more races
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $271,682
17508:

$271,682
Pennsylvania:

$192,600



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in 17508 zip code as of February 08, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 17508 is 537 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:

49.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.4 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 17508, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $53,605 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$53,605
State:

$61,346

Salary/wage: $46,972 (reported on 84.7% of returns)
Here:

$46,972
State:

$51,902
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 68.1% for AGIs below $25k, 76.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 78.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 81.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 68.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $817 (reported on 40.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$817
Pennsylvania:

$1,588
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,459 (reported on 28.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,459
State:

$5,827
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$427 (reported on 18.6% of returns)
Here:

+$427
State:

+$14,495
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$12,011 (reported on 15.3% of returns)
Here:

+$12,011
State:

+$16,268
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.2% for AGIs below $25k, 6.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $12,400 (reported on 11.9% of returns)
17508:

$12,400
Pennsylvania:

$14,550

Total itemized deductions: $20,410 (22% of AGI, reported on 35.6% of returns)
Here:

$20,410
State:

$23,538

Here:

21.6% of AGI
State:

18.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 14.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $4,542 (reported on 32.2% of returns)
Here:

$4,542
State:

$4,025
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $7,257 (reported on 35.6% of returns)
17508:

$7,257
State:

$9,982
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,200 (reported on 10.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,200
State:

$2,106
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.8% for AGIs below $25k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 59.3%
Here:

59%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 52.4% for AGIs below $25k, 61.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 66.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 62.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 62.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 17508, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $51,334 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$51,334
State:

$48,049

Salary/wage: $43,375 (reported on 90.1% of returns)
Here:

$43,375
State:

$42,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 89.6% for AGIs below $10k, 82.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 81.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 80.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 83.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 64.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,312 (reported on 52.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,312
Pennsylvania:

$1,657
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.1% for AGIs below $10k, 3.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,436 (reported on 33.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,436
State:

$3,566
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.3% for AGIs below $10k, 2.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$844 (reported on 20.5% of returns)
Here:

+$844
State:

+$9,716
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -4.0% for AGIs below $10k, -0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, -0.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, -0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$15,525 (reported on 15.3% of returns)
Here:

+$15,525
State:

+$14,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.3% for AGIs below $10k, 6.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.6% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,414 (reported on 4.4% of returns)
17508:

$3,414
Pennsylvania:

$2,903

Total itemized deductions: $16,258 (19% of AGI, reported on 42.3% of returns)
Here:

$16,258
State:

$18,804

Here:

19.5% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 15.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 12.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 13.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,911 (5% of AGI, reported on 39.0% of returns)
Here:

$3,911
State:

$3,337

Here:

4.5% of AGI
State:

3.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $7,450 (reported on 81.2% of returns)
17508:

$7,450
State:

$8,008
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $10k, 4.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,694 (reported on 7.4% of returns)
Here:

$1,694
State:

$1,643

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 57.7%
Here:

58%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 50.8% for AGIs below $10k, 56.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 54.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 65.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 58.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 62.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$96,811
Pennsylvania:

$63,463
17508 map Nearest zip codes: 17501, 17540, 17505, 17522, 17606, 17576.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

37.5%
Pennsylvania:

44.1%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

0.0%
Pennsylvania:

46.4%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 0
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 203


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 7 (7 now married, 0 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 89 (29 now married, 60 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 17508 with a mortgage: 122 (22 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 61

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,585
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $609

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

3.0%
Whole state:

12.0%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.4
State:

6.7
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Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 02010 to 2013
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 131990 to 1999
  • 811980 to 1989
  • 141970 to 1979
  • 01960 to 1969
  • 311950 to 1959
  • 171940 to 1949
  • 431939 or earlier

Zip code 17508 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in 17508
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in 17508
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 472 bedrooms
  • 573 bedrooms
  • 674 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in 17508
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in 17508
  • 0no bedroom
  • 181 bedroom
  • 02 bedrooms
  • 03 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in 17508 in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in 17508 in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 19no vehicle
  • 301 vehicle
  • 962 vehicles
  • 133 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 275+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in 17508 in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in 17508 in renter-occupied apartments
  • 0no vehicle
  • 171 vehicle
  • 02 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 17508 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 17508 household income distribution in 2019
  • 15Less than $10,000
  • 29$15,000 to $19,999
  • 16$20,000 to $24,999
  • 13$25,000 to $29,999
  • 13$40,000 to $44,999
  • 12$45,000 to $49,999
  • 13$60,000 to $74,999
  • 30$75,000 to $99,999
  • 27$100,000 to $124,999
  • 26$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 17508

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 17508
  • 12$125,000 to $149,999
  • 27$150,000 to $174,999
  • 54$200,000 to $249,999
  • 43$250,000 to $299,999
  • 30$300,000 to $399,999
  • 22$1,500,000 to $1,999,999

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $280,983
  • Asian householders: $197,443

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $271,682
17508:

$271,682
Pennsylvania:

$192,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $226,709 - $323,245

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $409,332
Here:

$409,332
State:

$255,931
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 17508
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 183
  • 3 or 4: 17

Unemployment: 4.7%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 17508

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 17508
  • 77.6%220Drove a car alone
  • 2.8%8Carpooled
  • 18.7%53Walked
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 17508

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 17508
  • 53Less than 5 minutes
  • 125 to 9 minutes
  • 2810 to 14 minutes
  • 1515 to 19 minutes
  • 12720 to 24 minutes
  • 1925 to 29 minutes
  • 2560 to 89 minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 100.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 490
  • Male householders: 124 (34 living alone), Female householders: 77 (34 living alone)
  • 99 spouses (99 opposite-sex spouses), 0 unmarried partners, (0 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 172 children (172 natural, 0 adopted, 0 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 16 parents, 0 foster children, 0 other relatives, 0 non-relatives

Size of family households: 67 2-persons, 15 3-persons, 13 4-persons, 23 5-persons, 12 6-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 68 1-person

62 married couples with children.
0 single-parent households ().

77.7% of residents of 17508 zip code speak English at home.
9.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
7.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (49% very well, 51% well).
5.7% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 12 (2.6%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

2.6%
Whole state:

7.0%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 100%Malaysia
Most common first ancestries reported in 17508
  • 52%German
  • 15%American
  • 13%English
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 111990 to 1999
  • 0Before 1990

Zip code 17508 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • BROWNSTOWN AUTO (33 INDUSTRIAL ROAD in BROWNSTOWN, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - RCRIS-PAD987395506, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Alternative names: BROOKSIDE AUTOMOTIVE INC
  • BROWNSTOWN EL SCH ( in BROWNSTOWN, PA)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-2517
    Organizations: CONESTOGA VALLEY SD (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • BROWNSTOWN CAMPUS (METZLER RD in BROWNSTOWN, PA)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
    Alternative names: LANCASTER CO CAREER & TECH CEN, LANCASTER CO CAREER TECH CNTR

Zip code 17508 marital status for males
Zip code 17508 marital status for females

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 40.7%Electricity
  • 37.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.6%Coal or coke

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

  • This state: 361
  • Northeast: 51
  • Midwest: 50
  • South: 13

73% of the 17508 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 81% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Pennsylvania.

97% of the 17508 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 108% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in 17508

Private vs. public school enrollment:

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

0.0%
Pennsylvania:

13.5%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 23
Here:

46.0%
Pennsylvania:

38.5%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 74,194Office and administrative support occupations
  • 29,436Management occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • DENTECH, INC (208 EAST MAIN STREET in BROWNSTOWN, PA; small business) : $453,664 in 16 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Air Purification Equipment, Floor Polishers and Vacuum Cleaning Equipment, Miscellaneous Maintenance and Repair Shop Specialized Equipment, Clean Work Stations, Controlled Environment and Related Equipment, and more by Army, Navy, NASA
    Signed by year: 2000: $130,160; 2001: $26,645; 2002: $0; 2003: $7,338; 2004: $129,801; 2005: $123,338; 2006: $36,382.

    Biggest contracts:
    $94,586 with Army for Air Purification Equipment. Signed on 2000-10-26. Completion date: 2001-02-28.
    $53,470, same as above. Signed on 2004-01-26. Completion date: 2004-04-22.
    $46,228 with Army for Floor Polishers and Vacuum Cleaning Equipment. Signed on 2004-09-23. Completion date: 2004-11-15.
    $37,538 with Army for Air Purification Equipment. Signed on 2005-11-30. Completion date: 2005-12-28.
  • DUREX COVERINGS INC (53 INDUSTRIAL ROAD in BROWNSTOWN, PA; small business) : $18,755 in 3 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    $11,650 with Defense Logistics Agency for Floor Coverings. Signed on 2005-04-01. Completion date: 2005-04-15.
    $5,305 with Army for Floor Coverings. Signed on 2004-09-02. Completion date: 2004-10-29.
    $1,800 with Defense Logistics Agency for Floor Coverings. Signed on 2005-12-14. Completion date: 2005-12-14.

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

  • Wholesale Trade: Automobile and Other Motor Vehicle Merchant Wholesalers (20-49 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (20-49: 1)
  • Construction: Painting and Wall Covering Contractors (20-49: 1)
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services: Engineering Services (20-49: 1)
  • Wholesale Trade: Warm Air Heating and Air-Conditioning Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers (20-49: 1)
  • Information: Wired Telecommunications Carriers (20-49: 1)
  • Construction: Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors (10-19: 2)

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

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$210,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0130.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 17508
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 17508 - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 21. The highest number of fire incidents - 50 took place in 2010, and the least - 1 in 2017. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 17508 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (60.4%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (19.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 17508
    • 22060.4%Structure Fires
    • 6919.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 6016.5%Outside Fires
    • 154.1%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 17508, Pennsylvania

Most common first names in zip code 17508 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1776.8 years
William775.4 years
Dorothy777.4 years
Charles778.1 years
Mary784.4 years
James671.5 years
Robert570.0 years
Harold471.2 years
George475.7 years
Helen478.5 years
Most common last names in zip code 17508 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Keller473.0 years
Brown482.1 years
Royer476.0 years
Shiffer489.2 years
Martin378.7 years
Heuyard375.0 years
Brubaker379.3 years
Lefever373.0 years
Roberts378.3 years
Buch388.7 years

Businesses in zip code 17508

  • FedEx: 1
  • Kroger: 1
  • UPS: 1

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