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17972 Zip Code (Friedensburg, PA) Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2019: 11,431
Zip code population in 2010: 11,627
Zip code population in 2000: 11,014

Houses and condos: 5,089
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,054
% of renters here:

22%
State:

32%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 17972: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 41.0 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 279 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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

1.7% ($2,490)
Pennsylvania:

1.5% ($2,887)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,802 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,168 (1.6%)

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Males: 5,823  (50.9%)
Females: 5,607  (49.1%)

For population 25 years and over in 17972:

  • High school or higher: 91.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 17972:

  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 60.2%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

Zip code 17972 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 17972 (2019)
    • 10,92694.0%White
    • 2632.3%Black
    • 2051.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1121.0%Asian
    • 1030.9%Two or more races
    • 120.1%American Indian
    • 50.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
    • 10.01%Some other race
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Urban population: 6,918
Rural population: 4,512

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $146,401
17972:

$146,401
Pennsylvania:

$192,600



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in 17972 zip code as of May 28, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 17972 is 1,591 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is much lower than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

46.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.4 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 2019:
This zip code:

$64,000
Pennsylvania:

$63,463
Friedensburg, PA (17972) map Nearest zip codes: 17979, 17933, 17929, 17951, 17922, 19559.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

45.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

4.0%
Pennsylvania:

46.4%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 451
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 4,369


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 241 (180 now married, 61 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 2,035 (1,063 now married, 964 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 17972 with a mortgage: 1,896 (45 second mortgage, 246 home equity loan, 20 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,884

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,248
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $560

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

3.9%
Whole state:

12.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

2.3%
Whole state:

6.6%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.7
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
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
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 412014 or later
  • 1332010 to 2013
  • 4722000 to 2009
  • 7201990 to 1999
  • 4581980 to 1989
  • 5981970 to 1979
  • 4151960 to 1969
  • 5091950 to 1959
  • 2481940 to 1949
  • 1,4061939 or earlier

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Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Friedensburg, PA (17972)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Friedensburg, PA (17972)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 781 bedroom
  • 5582 bedrooms
  • 2,3073 bedrooms
  • 6884 bedrooms
  • 1245+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Friedensburg, PA (17972)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Friedensburg, PA (17972)
  • 49no bedroom
  • 3571 bedroom
  • 3402 bedrooms
  • 2903 bedrooms
  • 204 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Friedensburg, PA (17972) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Friedensburg, PA (17972) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 95no vehicle
  • 7811 vehicle
  • 1,6162 vehicles
  • 8923 vehicles
  • 2714 vehicles
  • 1125+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Friedensburg, PA (17972) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Friedensburg, PA (17972) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 265no vehicle
  • 5191 vehicle
  • 1992 vehicles
  • 513 vehicles
  • 204 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 17972 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 17972 household income distribution in 2019
  • 48Less than $10,000
  • 182$10,000 to $14,999
  • 254$15,000 to $19,999
  • 284$20,000 to $24,999
  • 142$25,000 to $29,999
  • 319$30,000 to $34,999
  • 219$35,000 to $39,999
  • 187$40,000 to $44,999
  • 219$45,000 to $49,999
  • 382$50,000 to $59,999
  • 519$60,000 to $74,999
  • 852$75,000 to $99,999
  • 495$100,000 to $124,999
  • 272$125,000 to $149,999
  • 241$150,000 to $199,999
  • 159$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 17972

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 17972
  • 34Less than $10,000
  • 15$10,000 to $14,999
  • 11$15,000 to $19,999
  • 77$20,000 to $24,999
  • 88$25,000 to $29,999
  • 32$30,000 to $34,999
  • 12$35,000 to $39,999
  • 78$40,000 to $49,999
  • 119$50,000 to $59,999
  • 98$60,000 to $69,999
  • 166$70,000 to $79,999
  • 256$80,000 to $89,999
  • 113$90,000 to $99,999
  • 426$100,000 to $124,999
  • 327$125,000 to $149,999
  • 232$150,000 to $174,999
  • 152$175,000 to $199,999
  • 473$200,000 to $249,999
  • 235$250,000 to $299,999
  • 437$300,000 to $399,999
  • 50$400,000 to $499,999
  • 68$500,000 to $749,999
  • 21$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 17972

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 17972
  • 20$250 to $299
  • 84$300 to $349
  • 12$350 to $399
  • 60$400 to $449
  • 87$450 to $499
  • 192$500 to $549
  • 51$550 to $599
  • 105$600 to $649
  • 133$650 to $699
  • 40$700 to $749
  • 44$750 to $799
  • 24$800 to $899
  • 42$1,000 to $1,249
  • 76No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $656.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $131,468.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $156,778
  • Black or African American householders: $120,456
  • Some other race householders: $208,482
  • Two or more races householders: $135,837
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $147,142

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $146,401
17972:

$146,401
Pennsylvania:

$192,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $93,509 - $244,035

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $189,850
Here:

$189,850
State:

$255,931

Townhouses or other attached units: $139,999
Here:

$139,999
State:

$201,403

In 2-unit structures: $56,652
Here:

$56,652
State:

$189,304

Mobile homes: $35,699
Here:

$35,699
State:

$62,605
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 17972

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,427
  • One, attached: 429
  • Two: 170
  • 3 or 4: 251
  • 5 to 9: 109
  • 10 to 19: 60
  • 20 to 49: 20
  • 50 or more: 79
  • Mobile homes: 510

Unemployment: 5.3%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 17972

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 17972
  • 87.1%5,003Drove a car alone
  • 6.3%361Carpooled
  • 0.1%5Streetcar or trolley car
  • 0.3%16Railroad
  • 3.0%173Walked
  • 0.5%27Other means
  • 2.5%145Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 17972

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 17972
  • 376Less than 5 minutes
  • 3935 to 9 minutes
  • 79810 to 14 minutes
  • 79715 to 19 minutes
  • 98520 to 24 minutes
  • 35325 to 29 minutes
  • 44530 to 34 minutes
  • 12835 to 39 minutes
  • 18440 to 44 minutes
  • 63745 to 59 minutes
  • 37260 to 89 minutes
  • 10490 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 67.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,431
  • Male householders: 2,826 (775 living alone), Female householders: 1,989 (554 living alone)
  • 2,841 spouses (2,821 opposite-sex spouses), 237 unmarried partners, (223 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 2,727 children (2,567 natural, 24 adopted, 134 stepchildren), 234 grandchildren, 87 brothers or sisters, 84 parents, 11 foster children, 60 other relatives, 147 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 187 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,620 2-persons, 903 3-persons, 589 4-persons, 120 5-persons, 46 6-persons, 71 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,327 1-person, 109 2-persons, 15 5-persons

1,322 married couples with children.
539 single-parent households (199 men, 340 women).

96.4% of residents of 17972 zip code speak English at home.
0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% very well, 28% well).
1.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (93% very well, 1% well, 6% not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 158 (1.4%)
(67.1% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.4%
Whole state:

7.0%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 22%Malaysia
  • 19%Egypt
  • 17%Sweden
  • 15%France
  • 10%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
Most common first ancestries reported in 17972
  • 35%German
  • 9%Italian
  • 7%Irish
  • 7%Pennsylvania German
  • 6%American
  • 6%English
  • 5%Polish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 302010 or later
  • 392000 to 2009
  • 691990 to 1999
  • 61Before 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: 3.3%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3.2%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 53.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 23.6%Electricity
  • 9.6%Coal or coke
  • 6.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.5%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Wood

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

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

  • This state: 9,514
  • Northeast: 719
  • Midwest: 298
  • South: 414
  • West: 248

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.

93% of the 17972 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 85% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 12% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 4% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in Friedensburg, PA (17972)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 64
Here:

8.6%
Pennsylvania:

13.5%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1
Here:

0.2%
Pennsylvania:

13.5%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 49
Here:

19.5%
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 ($)
  • 77,825Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 74,151Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 67,500Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 64,645Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 55,982Management occupations
  • 50,741Transportation 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 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:

  • 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 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 6
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 37. The highest number of fire incidents - 92 took place in 2018, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 17972 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (66.3%), and Outside Fires (23.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 17972
    • 39466.3%Structure Fires
    • 13823.2%Outside Fires
    • 325.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 305.1%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 17972, Pennsylvania

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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