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17972 Zip Code (Friedensburg, PA) Detailed Profile



Estimated zip code population in 2013: 10,958
Zip code population in 2010: 11,627
Zip code population in 2000: 11,014

Houses and condos: 4,913
Renter-occupied apartments: 976
% of renters here:

22%
State:

31%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 17972: 86.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 41.0 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 268 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 17972
Zip code 17972 (Friedensburg, Pennsylvania) real estate house value trends

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

1.8% ($2,065)
Pennsylvania:

1.5% ($2,521)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,101 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,000 (2.2%)

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Males: 5,375  (49.1%)
Females: 5,583  (50.9%)

For population 25 years and over in 17972:

  • High school or higher: 86.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 17972:

  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 52.9%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

Zip code 17972 compared to 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 17972

  • Zip code 17972 races chart
    • 10,926White population
    • 263Black population
    • 12American Indian population
    • 112Asian population
    • 5Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 1Some other race population
    • 103Two or more races population
    • 205Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 6,632
Rural population: 4,325

Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $115,700
17972:

$115,700
Pennsylvania:

$164,200



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in 17972 zip code as of December 09, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 17972 to the number of sex offenders is 2,444 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this zip code is smaller than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

43.3 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.6 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 17972, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $45,713 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$45,713
State:

$61,346

Salary/wage: $42,539 (reported on 83.3% of returns)
Here:

$42,539
State:

$51,902
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 67.4% for AGIs below $25k, 81.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 80.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 82.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 79.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 52.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,003 (reported on 35.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,003
Pennsylvania:

$1,588
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,547 (reported on 23.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,547
State:

$5,827
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$3,665 (reported on 14.0% of returns)
Here:

+$3,665
State:

+$14,495
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 9.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,564 (reported on 11.0% of returns)
Here:

+$9,564
State:

+$16,268
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.3% for AGIs below $25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $8,956 (reported on 11.0% of returns)
17972:

$8,956
Pennsylvania:

$14,550
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $17,925 (20% of AGI, reported on 22.7% of returns)
Here:

$17,925
State:

$23,538

Here:

20.2% of AGI
State:

18.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.7% for AGIs below $25k, 6.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 12.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $2,465 (reported on 17.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,465
State:

$4,025
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $7,087 (reported on 22.7% of returns)
17972:

$7,087
State:

$9,982
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $1,897 (reported on 12.9% of returns)
Here:

$1,897
State:

$2,106
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 56.7%
Here:

57%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 51.1% for AGIs below $25k, 56.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 63.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 58.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 66.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 83.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 17972, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $38,288 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$38,288
State:

$48,049

Salary/wage: $35,616 (reported on 83.6% of returns)
Here:

$35,616
State:

$42,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 123.9% for AGIs below $10k, 72.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 83.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 85.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 87.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 54.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,683 (reported on 49.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,683
Pennsylvania:

$1,657
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.2% for AGIs below $10k, 3.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,607 (reported on 28.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,607
State:

$3,566
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.9% for AGIs below $10k, 1.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$4,785 (reported on 17.6% of returns)
Here:

+$4,785
State:

+$9,716
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -4.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,818 (reported on 11.8% of returns)
Here:

+$9,818
State:

+$14,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $10k, 5.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.9% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,642 (reported on 3.7% of returns)
17972:

$2,642
Pennsylvania:

$2,903
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $14,067 (reported on 0.3% of returns)
Here:

$14,067
Pennsylvania:

$14,674

Total itemized deductions: $14,903 (19% of AGI, reported on 23.9% of returns)
Here:

$14,903
State:

$18,804

Here:

19.3% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 13.1% for AGIs below $10k, 5.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,125 (3% of AGI, reported on 21.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,125
State:

$3,337

Here:

2.6% of AGI
State:

3.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $10k, 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,315 (reported on 73.7% of returns)
17972:

$5,315
State:

$8,008
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.3% for AGIs below $10k, 4.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 19.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,451 (reported on 13.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,451
State:

$1,643

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 60.6%
Here:

61%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 57.3% for AGIs below $10k, 59.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 60.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 62.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 60.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 75.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$51,074
Pennsylvania:

$52,007
Friedensburg, PA (17972) map Nearest zip codes: 17979, 17933, 17929, 17951, 17922, 19559.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

50.2%
Pennsylvania:

47.1%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

8.3%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 454
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 4,028


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 103 (28 now married, 75 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 2,267 (1,201 now married, 1,066 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 17972 with a mortgage: 2,022 (102 second mortgage, 406 home equity loan, 6 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,484

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,232
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S504

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

11.1%
Whole state:

13.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

6.9%
Whole state:

7.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.7
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.4
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 17972: Reedsville (A), Community Fire Company Landingville (B), Schuylkill Hose Company 2 (C), Liberty Fire Company 4 Schuylkill Haven (D), Rainbow Hose Company 1 Schuylkill Haven (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 17972 include: Saint Marks Church (A), Zion Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemetery: Manbeck Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Long Run (A), Mahonney Creek (B), Mahannon Creek (C), Iron Ore Run (D), Spruce Run (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 17972 include: State Game Lands Number 286 (1), State Game Lands Number 80 (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 342010 or later
  • 4692000 to 2009
  • 4961990 to 1999
  • 3771980 to 1989
  • 7191970 to 1979
  • 2811960 to 1969
  • 5521950 to 1959
  • 4231940 to 1949
  • 1,5621939 or earlier

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Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Friedensburg, PA (17972)

  • 17no bedroom
  • 671 bedroom
  • 6112 bedrooms
  • 1,9023 bedrooms
  • 7734 bedrooms
  • 1365+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Friedensburg, PA (17972)

  • 29no bedroom
  • 2781 bedroom
  • 3472 bedrooms
  • 3063 bedrooms
  • 164 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Friedensburg, PA (17972) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 155no vehicle
  • 8131 vehicle
  • 1,5972 vehicles
  • 6003 vehicles
  • 2744 vehicles
  • 675+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Friedensburg, PA (17972) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 148no vehicle
  • 4761 vehicle
  • 2932 vehicles
  • 593 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 17972 household income distribution in 2013

  • Zip code 17972 household income distribution in 2013
  • 255Less than $10,000
  • 276$10,000 to $14,999
  • 284$15,000 to $19,999
  • 308$20,000 to $24,999
  • 198$25,000 to $29,999
  • 187$30,000 to $34,999
  • 258$35,000 to $39,999
  • 254$40,000 to $44,999
  • 157$45,000 to $49,999
  • 431$50,000 to $59,999
  • 492$60,000 to $74,999
  • 667$75,000 to $99,999
  • 265$100,000 to $124,999
  • 131$125,000 to $149,999
  • 152$150,000 to $199,999
  • 167$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2013 in zip code 17972

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2013 in zip code 17972
  • 102Less than $10,000
  • 63$10,000 to $14,999
  • 48$15,000 to $19,999
  • 29$20,000 to $24,999
  • 40$25,000 to $29,999
  • 6$30,000 to $34,999
  • 45$35,000 to $39,999
  • 183$40,000 to $49,999
  • 125$50,000 to $59,999
  • 156$60,000 to $69,999
  • 267$70,000 to $79,999
  • 393$80,000 to $89,999
  • 84$90,000 to $99,999
  • 337$100,000 to $124,999
  • 260$125,000 to $149,999
  • 388$150,000 to $174,999
  • 141$175,000 to $199,999
  • 321$200,000 to $249,999
  • 192$250,000 to $299,999
  • 175$300,000 to $399,999
  • 102$400,000 to $499,999
  • 6$500,000 to $749,999
  • 43$1,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in zip code 17972

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in zip code 17972
  • 10Less than $100
  • 37$200 to $249
  • 45$250 to $299
  • 53$300 to $349
  • 98$350 to $399
  • 67$400 to $449
  • 126$450 to $499
  • 138$500 to $549
  • 78$550 to $599
  • 139$600 to $649
  • 26$650 to $699
  • 66$700 to $749
  • 26$750 to $799
  • 31$1,000 to $1,249
  • 36No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2013: $595.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $123,901
  • Black or African American householders: $95,196
  • Some other race householders: $164,762
  • Two or more races householders: $107,352
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $116,285

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $115,700
17972:

$115,700
Pennsylvania:

$164,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $73,000 - $193,400

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $185,507
Here:

$185,507
State:

$221,511

Townhouses or other attached units: $70,877
Here:

$70,877
State:

$157,348

In 2-unit structures: $215,625
Here:

$215,625
State:

$141,335

Mobile homes: $29,578
Here:

$29,578
State:

$45,445

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,000
  • One, attached: 782
  • Two: 267
  • 3 or 4: 213
  • 5 to 9: 125
  • 10 to 19: 23
  • 20 to 49: 15
  • 50 or more: 58
  • Mobile homes: 430

Unemployment: 8.4%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 17972

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 17972
  • 82.4%4,233Drove a car alone
  • 11.4%585Carpooled
  • 1.1%54Bus or trolley bus
  • 3.9%202Walked
  • 0.3%15Other means
  • 0.9%48Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 17972

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 17972
  • 130Less than 5 minutes
  • 4475 to 9 minutes
  • 79010 to 14 minutes
  • 94115 to 19 minutes
  • 90420 to 24 minutes
  • 32325 to 29 minutes
  • 45930 to 34 minutes
  • 14335 to 39 minutes
  • 10140 to 44 minutes
  • 40745 to 59 minutes
  • 32260 to 89 minutes
  • 12290 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 71.4%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,871
  • In family households: 9,197 (1,820 male householders, 1,279 female householders)
    2,295 spouses, 3,172 children (2,916 natural, 131 adopted, 126 stepchildren), 113 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 167 parents, 46 other relatives, 280 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,674 (665 male householders (496 living alone)), 718 female householders (614 living alone)), 291 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 87 (130 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,449 2-persons, 735 3-persons, 586 4-persons, 242 5-persons, 64 6-persons, 23 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,110 1-person, 254 2-persons, 19 3-persons

1,570 married couples with children.
555 single-parent households (228 men, 327 women).

97.6% of residents of 17972 zip code speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (56% very well, 44% not well).
2.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (93% very well, 7% well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (33% well, 67% not at all).

Foreign born population: 36 (0.3%)
(0.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
:

0.3%
Whole state:

6.2%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 42%Germany
  • 42%Ukraine
  • 17%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan

Most common first ancestries reported in 17972 (%)

  • 37%German
  • 10%Irish
  • 7%Pennsylvania German
  • 6%Italian
  • 5%Polish
  • 5%English
  • 5%Other groups

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 212000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 72Before 1990

Zip code 17972 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • BLUE MTN MACK DIST (RT 61 in SCHUYLKILL HAVEN, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - RCRIS-PAD987350915, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    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) , GRAZEL JOHN (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BLUE MOUNTAIN HS ( in SCHUYLKILL HAVEN, PA)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-3891
    Organizations: BLUE MOUNTAIN SD (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • AMERICAN ARGO CORP (MARKET & MARGARETTA STS in SCHUYLKILL HAVEN, PA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: OUTERWEAR KNITTING MILLS.
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , OWNERNAME (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • A ABLE ASSOCIATES (355 CENTER AVE in SCHUYLKILL HAVEN, PA)
    Large Quantity Generators, more that 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
  • BECKER BROTHERS TOYOTA INCORPORATED (455 ROUTE 61 SOUTH in SCHUYLKILL HAVEN, PA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: MOTOR VEHICLE DEALERS (NEW AND USED); GENERAL AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR SHOPS; AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR SHOPS
  • BLUE MOUNTAIN HIGH SCHOOL (PA RTE 443 in SCHUYLKILL HAVEN, PA)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Alternative names: BLUE MOUNTAIN SCHOOL DIST, BLUE MOUNTAIN SCHOOL DISTRIC
  • BLUE MOUNTAIN MACK SERVICE (471 ROUTE 61S in SCHUYLKILL HAVEN, PA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: AUTOMOTIVE REPAIR SHOPS
  • AMERICAN ARGO WILLOW LAKE PL (0.5 MI S OF 5TH ST & in SCHOOL HAVEN, PA)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: COORDINATED PROPERTIES INC (CONTACT/OWNER)

Zip code 17972 marital status for males
Zip code 17972 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2.2%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 61%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 19%Electricity
  • 9%Coal or coke
  • 4%Utility gas
  • 4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2%Wood
  • 1%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 6,199. Population change in the 1990s: +4,815 (+77.7%).

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

  • This state: 9,499
  • Northeast: 652
  • Midwest: 190
  • South: 415
  • West: 109

69% of the 17972 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 73% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Pennsylvania.

95% of the 17972 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 70% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 18% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 12% moved from different state.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 22
Here:

1.9%
Pennsylvania:

13.8%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 47
Here:

7.0%
Pennsylvania:

13.1%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 71
Here:

24.9%
Pennsylvania:

35.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

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

  • 65,109Management occupations
  • 63,819Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 61,029Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations
  • 60,792Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 57,955Business and financial operations occupations
  • 52,688Education, training, and library occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • YACKENCHICK, CHARLES A JR (1403 SWEET ARROW LAKE RD in SCHUYLKILL HAV, PA; small business) : $49,792 in 2 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    $75,000 with Navy for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Other Utilities. Taking place in DC. Signed on 2005-08-24. Completion date: 2005-11-25.
    -$25,208 with Navy for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Sewage and Waste Facilities. Taking place in DC. Signed on 2004-11-24. Completion date: 2004-02-28.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Child Day Care Services (100-249 employees: 1 establishment, 20-49 employees: 1 establishment, 5-9 employees: 3 establishments, 1-4 employees: 2 establishments)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Temporary Help Services (100-249: 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 (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 119 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 128 people in nursing homes
  • 28 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 16 people in religious group quarters
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 17972 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John20676.3 years
Mary19881.1 years
Charles13176.8 years
William12875.9 years
Anna12280.8 years
George11278.4 years
Joseph10177.6 years
Robert9470.8 years
Helen9078.7 years
Margaret7977.5 years
Most common last names in zip code 17972 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Moyer7676.2 years
Miller7578.1 years
Reed5475.2 years
Reber3873.5 years
Schaeffer3773.6 years
Smith3274.0 years
Davis3277.4 years
Krammes3077.4 years
Brown2978.5 years
Wagner2777.9 years
Businesses in zip code 17972
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Kroger1
Chevrolet1McDonald's1
Curves1Subway1
FedEx3U-Haul2
H&R Block1UPS2
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