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17257 is the zip code for

Shippensburg, PA

Also in this location:
Shippensburg University, PA

Total population
27,996
Housing units
10,635
Land area
(sq. miles)
117.44
Density
(people per sq. mile)
238.39
Water area
(sq. miles)
0.32

Demographic data for zip code 17257

Gender:

Male
13,765
Female
14,231
Median age
Male
27.80
Female
30.00
Gender

Households:

Total households
9,896
Family households
6,292
Nonfamily households
3,604
Average household size
2.56
Average family size
3.05
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
10,635
Occupied housing units
9,896
Owner-occupied
6,660
Renter-occupied
3,236
Vacant housing units
739
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
1,630
5 to 9 years
1,634
10 to 14 years
1,664
15 to 19 years
3,327
20 to 24 years
4,442
25 to 34 years
3,038
35 to 44 years
3,006
45 to 54 years
3,230
55 to 59 years
1,510
60 to 64 years
1,292
65 to 74 years
1,738
75 to 84 years
1,110
85 years and over
375
Median age
29.00
Age

Race:

White
25,884
Hispanic or Latino
622
Black or African American
788
Asian
279
American Indian & Alaska Native
31
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
1
Other (One Race)
27
Two or More Races
364
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 17257

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
22,671
Civilian labor force
14,292
Employed
13,218
Unemployed
1,074
Armed Forces
37
Not in labor force
8,342
Percent Unemployed
7.5%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
13,014
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
10,116
Carpooled
1,158
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
114
Walked
859
Other means
167
Worked at home
600
Mean travel time
22.0 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
13,218
Management / business / science / arts
3,729
Service
2,391
Sales / office
3,420
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
1,340
Production / transportation / material moving
2,338
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
13,218
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
447
Construction
854
Manufacturing
1,483
Wholesale trade
283
Retail trade
2,019
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
638
Information
113
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
583
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
666
Educational services / health care / social assistance
3,487
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
1,230
Public administration
794
Other services
621
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
13,218
Private wage & salary workers
9,412
Government workers
2,597
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
1,176
Unpaid family workers
33
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
10,167
Less than $10,000
801
$10,000 to $14,999
654
$15,000 to $24,999
964
$25,000 to $34,999
1,222
$35,000 to $49,999
1,709
$50,000 to $74,999
2,033
$75,000 to $99,999
1,421
$100,000 to $149,999
1,030
$150,000 to $199,999
256
$200,000 or more
77
Median household income
$46,819
Mean household income
$56,622
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
15.2%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 17257

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Grace B Luhrs Univ Elem
Shippensburg University
(717) 477-1612115632.9
James Burd El Sch
600 Brad St
(717) 530-278066813415.4
Nancy Grayson El Sch
301 Lurgan Ave
(717) 530-27707229216.6
Shippensburg Area Ms
101 Park Place
(717) 530-275084810916.3
Shippensburg Area Shs
201 Eberly Drive
(717) 530-27301,04310516.1

Public libraries around Shippensburg, PA

NameAddress
Shippensburg Public Library
73 W King St
Shippensburg, PA 17257

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 17257

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Chambersburg Hospital
112 North Seventh Street
Chambersburg, PA 17201
(717) 267-3000223
Fulton County Medical Center216 South First Street
Mcconnellsburg, PA 17233
(717) 485-315596
Waynesboro Hospital
501 East Main Street
Waynesboro, PA 17268
(717) 765-400062

Hotels, Motels and other accommodations around 17257

Hotel nameAddress# of RoomsLow rateHigh rate
Amerihost Inn Shippensburg125 Walnut Bottom Rd
Shippensburg, PA 17257
6059199
Rodeway Inn Shippensburg10 Hershey Road
Shippensburg, PA 17257
 4546

Restaurants, dining rooms and coffee shops in 17257

Restaurant nameAddressCuisinePhone
Burger King38 Walnut Bottom Rd
Shippensburg, PA 17257
Fast Food, Hamburgers717-530-0102
Hardee's9966 Molly Pitcher Hwy
Shippensburg, PA 17257
American, Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches717-532-7820
McDonald's333 E King St
Shippensburg, PA 17257
Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches717-532-7945
Papa John's300 S Fayette St
Shippensburg, PA 17257
Pizza717-530-2800
Pizza Hut815 W King St
Shippensburg, PA 17257
Italian, Pizza717-532-9554
Subway Sandwiches & Salads100 W King St
Shippensburg, PA 17257
Fast Food, Salads, Sandwiches717-530-5151

Crime rates


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