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17579 is the zip code for

Strasburg, PA

Total population
5,935
Housing units
2,179
Land area
(sq. miles)
13.92
Density
(people per sq. mile)
426.36
Water area
(sq. miles)
0.08

Demographic data for zip code 17579

Gender:

Male
2,941
Female
2,994
Median age
Male
35.90
Female
39.30
Gender

Households:

Total households
2,096
Family households
1,628
Nonfamily households
468
Average household size
2.83
Average family size
3.25
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
2,179
Occupied housing units
2,096
Owner-occupied
1,599
Renter-occupied
497
Vacant housing units
83
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
433
5 to 9 years
476
10 to 14 years
468
15 to 19 years
452
20 to 24 years
333
25 to 34 years
647
35 to 44 years
676
45 to 54 years
934
55 to 59 years
415
60 to 64 years
351
65 to 74 years
445
75 to 84 years
238
85 years and over
67
Median age
37.70
Age

Race:

White
5,690
Hispanic or Latino
126
Black or African American
27
Asian
28
American Indian & Alaska Native
0
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
1
Other (One Race)
2
Two or More Races
61
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 17579

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
4,559
Civilian labor force
3,273
Employed
3,134
Unemployed
139
Armed Forces
0
Not in labor force
1,286
Percent Unemployed
4.2%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
3,108
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
2,446
Carpooled
265
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
14
Walked
96
Other means
61
Worked at home
226
Mean travel time
23.7 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
3,134
Management / business / science / arts
975
Service
443
Sales / office
781
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
617
Production / transportation / material moving
318
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
3,134
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
214
Construction
453
Manufacturing
363
Wholesale trade
49
Retail trade
463
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
129
Information
37
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
158
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
222
Educational services / health care / social assistance
531
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
352
Public administration
30
Other services
133
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
3,134
Private wage & salary workers
2,551
Government workers
187
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
342
Unpaid family workers
54
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
2,080
Less than $10,000
46
$10,000 to $14,999
85
$15,000 to $24,999
198
$25,000 to $34,999
114
$35,000 to $49,999
306
$50,000 to $74,999
471
$75,000 to $99,999
365
$100,000 to $149,999
328
$150,000 to $199,999
138
$200,000 or more
29
Median household income
$66,053
Mean household income
$73,128
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
6.4%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 17579

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Strasburg El Sch
Fulton & Franklin Streets
(717) 687-04442712516.9

Public libraries around Strasburg, PA

NameAddress
Strasburg-heisler Library
143 Precision Ave
Strasburg, PA 17579

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 17579

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Ephrata Community Hospital169 Martin Avenue
Ephrata, PA 17522
(717) 733-0311129
Lancaster Gen Hosp-Susquehanna
306 North Seventh Street
Columbia, PA 17512
(717) 684-284162

Crime rates


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