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17972 Zip Code (Friedensburg, PA) Detailed Profile



Estimated zip code population in 2015: 10,961
Zip code population in 2010: 11,627
Zip code population in 2000: 11,014

Houses and condos: 4,688
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,009
% of renters here:

23%
State:

31%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 17972: 86.8 (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
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2015:
This zip code:

1.7% ($2,032)
Pennsylvania:

1.6% ($2,671)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,930 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $2,188 (1.7%)

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Males: 5,334  (48.7%)
Females: 5,627  (51.3%)

For population 25 years and over in 17972:

  • High school or higher: 88.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 17972:

  • Never married: 27.5%
  • Now married: 53.4%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

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.
  • 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: 6,633
Rural population: 4,327

Estimated median house/condo value in 2015: $116,200
17972:

$116,200
Pennsylvania:

$170,600



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in 17972 zip code as of October 19, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 17972 to the number of sex offenders is 1,222 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:

43.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.7 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 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 2015:
This zip code:

$52,025
Pennsylvania:

$55,702
Friedensburg, PA (17972) map Nearest zip codes: 17979, 17933, 17929, 17951, 17922, 19559.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

50.1%
Pennsylvania:

47.0%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

5.6%
Pennsylvania:

6.6%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 519
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 3,856


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 81 (32 now married, 49 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 2,494 (1,391 now married, 1,103 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 17972 with a mortgage: 1,818 (95 second mortgage, 327 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,548

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,163
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $530

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2015:
This zip code:

11.1%
Whole state:

13.2%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2015:
This zip code:

6.7%
Whole state:

7.3%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.7
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
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

  • 0Built 2014 or later
  • 76Built 2010 to 2013
  • 334Built 2000 to 2009
  • 444Built 1990 to 1999
  • 389Built 1980 to 1989
  • 584Built 1970 to 1979
  • 274Built 1960 to 1969
  • 399Built 1950 to 1959
  • 412Built 1940 to 1949
  • 1,776Built 1939 or earlier
Note: State values scaled to 17972 population

Zip code 17972 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 581 bedroom
  • 5532 bedrooms
  • 1,9273 bedrooms
  • 6834 bedrooms
  • 1455+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 17972 population

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

  • 33no bedroom
  • 1731 bedroom
  • 3522 bedrooms
  • 4123 bedrooms
  • 394 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 17972 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 137no vehicle
  • 7581 vehicle
  • 1,4192 vehicles
  • 7223 vehicles
  • 2664 vehicles
  • 645+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 17972 population

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

  • 186no vehicle
  • 4681 vehicle
  • 3362 vehicles
  • 193 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 17972 population

  • Zip code 17972 household income distribution in 2015

  • Zip code 17972 household income distribution in 2015
  • 249Less than $10,000
  • 267$10,000 to $14,999
  • 272$15,000 to $19,999
  • 349$20,000 to $24,999
  • 203$25,000 to $29,999
  • 190$30,000 to $34,999
  • 223$35,000 to $39,999
  • 176$40,000 to $44,999
  • 137$45,000 to $49,999
  • 334$50,000 to $59,999
  • 386$60,000 to $74,999
  • 771$75,000 to $99,999
  • 311$100,000 to $124,999
  • 124$125,000 to $149,999
  • 140$150,000 to $199,999
  • 243$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2015 in zip code 17972

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2015 in zip code 17972
  • 95Less than $10,000
  • 65$10,000 to $14,999
  • 6$20,000 to $24,999
  • 82$25,000 to $29,999
  • 47$30,000 to $34,999
  • 64$35,000 to $39,999
  • 130$40,000 to $49,999
  • 138$50,000 to $59,999
  • 109$60,000 to $69,999
  • 336$70,000 to $79,999
  • 379$80,000 to $89,999
  • 61$90,000 to $99,999
  • 264$100,000 to $124,999
  • 351$125,000 to $149,999
  • 290$150,000 to $174,999
  • 186$175,000 to $199,999
  • 273$200,000 to $249,999
  • 163$250,000 to $299,999
  • 180$300,000 to $399,999
  • 74$400,000 to $499,999
  • 34$500,000 to $749,999
  • 39$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in zip code 17972

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in zip code 17972
  • 44$100 to $149
  • 10$150 to $199
  • 23$200 to $249
  • 23$250 to $299
  • 39$300 to $349
  • 44$350 to $399
  • 92$400 to $449
  • 90$450 to $499
  • 174$500 to $549
  • 37$550 to $599
  • 181$600 to $649
  • 43$650 to $699
  • 76$700 to $749
  • 64$750 to $799
  • 13$900 to $999
  • 15$1,000 to $1,249
  • 41No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2015: $648.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2015 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $124,436
  • Black or African American householders: $95,607
  • Some other race householders: $165,474
  • Two or more races householders: $107,815
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $116,788

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $116,200
17972:

$116,200
Pennsylvania:

$170,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $73,100 - $189,400

Mean price in 2015:

Detached houses: $193,637
Here:

$193,637
State:

$233,967

Townhouses or other attached units: $59,422
Here:

$59,422
State:

$171,258

In 2-unit structures: $119,324
Here:

$119,324
State:

$159,964

Mobile homes: $25,541
Here:

$25,541
State:

$59,475

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,878
  • One, attached: 779
  • Two: 197
  • 3 or 4: 193
  • 5 to 9: 169
  • 10 to 19: 15
  • 20 to 49: 24
  • 50 or more: 33
  • Mobile homes: 400

Unemployment: 8.6%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 17972

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 17972
  • 83.6%4,400Drove a car alone
  • 11.2%589Carpooled
  • 0.6%29Bus or trolley bus
  • 2.6%138Walked
  • 0.2%11Other means
  • 1.9%99Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 17972

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 17972
  • 183Less than 5 minutes
  • 5355 to 9 minutes
  • 78410 to 14 minutes
  • 71215 to 19 minutes
  • 1,18020 to 24 minutes
  • 25125 to 29 minutes
  • 36030 to 34 minutes
  • 14635 to 39 minutes
  • 1740 to 44 minutes
  • 51845 to 59 minutes
  • 35360 to 89 minutes
  • 12890 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 68.8%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,814
  • In family households: 9,146 (1,736 male householders, 1,272 female householders)
    2,276 spouses, 3,280 children (3,015 natural, 136 adopted, 131 stepchildren), 210 grandchildren, 13 brothers or sisters, 87 parents, 63 other relatives, 123 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,668 (714 male householders (557 living alone)), 653 female householders (558 living alone)), 301 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 147 (130 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,248 2-persons, 906 3-persons, 570 4-persons, 201 5-persons, 31 6-persons, 52 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,115 1-person, 236 2-persons, 16 5-persons

1,594 married couples with children.
463 single-parent households (108 men, 355 women).

97.9% of residents of 17972 zip code speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (56% very well, 44% not well).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% very well, 10% well, 7% not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 82 (0.7%)
(14.6% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.7%
Whole state:

6.5%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%)

  • 32%Burma
  • 21%France
  • 18%Russia
  • 15%Taiwan
  • 15%Nepal

Most common first ancestries reported in 17972 (%)

  • 37%German
  • 13%Pennsylvania German
  • 11%Irish
  • 7%American
  • 6%English
  • 5%Italian
  • 4%Polish

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 162010 or later
  • 172000 to 2009
  • 271990 to 1999
  • 84Before 1990
Note: State values scaled to 17972 population

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: 1.0%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.5%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 59%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17%Electricity
  • 11%Coal or coke
  • 4%Utility gas
  • 3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3%Other fuel
  • 2%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: 9,269
  • Northeast: 682
  • Midwest: 182
  • South: 482
  • West: 202

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.

94% of the 17972 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 80% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 8% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 10% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 3% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 23
Here:

2.7%
Pennsylvania:

14.7%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 6
Here:

0.9%
Pennsylvania:

13.3%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 63
Here:

20.3%
Pennsylvania:

36.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

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

  • 77,841Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 65,385Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 61,862Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 57,639Management occupations
  • 50,721Education, training, and library occupations
  • 50,417Health technologists and technicians
Note: State values scaled to 17972 population

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 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
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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