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17980 is the zip code for

Tower City, PA

Also in this location:
Reinerton, PA
Orwin, PA
Muir, PA

Total population
3,238
Housing units
1,542
Land area
(sq. miles)
39.81
Density
(people per sq. mile)
81.34
Water area
(sq. miles)
0.94

Demographic data for zip code 17980

Gender:

Male
1,621
Female
1,617
Median age
Male
40.70
Female
44.30
Gender

Households:

Total households
1,372
Family households
910
Nonfamily households
462
Average household size
2.36
Average family size
2.87
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
1,542
Occupied housing units
1,372
Owner-occupied
1,066
Renter-occupied
306
Vacant housing units
170
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
161
5 to 9 years
186
10 to 14 years
193
15 to 19 years
210
20 to 24 years
165
25 to 34 years
352
35 to 44 years
454
45 to 54 years
488
55 to 59 years
217
60 to 64 years
225
65 to 74 years
292
75 to 84 years
218
85 years and over
77
Median age
42.90
Age

Race:

White
3,162
Hispanic or Latino
33
Black or African American
10
Asian
9
American Indian & Alaska Native
10
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
0
Other (One Race)
2
Two or More Races
12
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 17980

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
2,527
Civilian labor force
1,507
Employed
1,426
Unemployed
81
Armed Forces
7
Not in labor force
1,013
Percent Unemployed
5.4%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
1,419
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
1,029
Carpooled
319
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
14
Walked
15
Other means
5
Worked at home
37
Mean travel time
29.9 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
1,426
Management / business / science / arts
291
Service
164
Sales / office
359
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
188
Production / transportation / material moving
424
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
1,426
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
26
Construction
62
Manufacturing
362
Wholesale trade
35
Retail trade
157
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
117
Information
9
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
58
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
70
Educational services / health care / social assistance
189
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
63
Public administration
235
Other services
43
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
1,426
Private wage & salary workers
1,047
Government workers
340
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
39
Unpaid family workers
0
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
1,251
Less than $10,000
60
$10,000 to $14,999
112
$15,000 to $24,999
117
$25,000 to $34,999
149
$35,000 to $49,999
172
$50,000 to $74,999
259
$75,000 to $99,999
221
$100,000 to $149,999
135
$150,000 to $199,999
9
$200,000 or more
17
Median household income
$51,490
Mean household income
$57,335
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
9.7%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 17980

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Williams Valley El Sch
10400 State Route 209
(717) 647-218155513813.9
Williams Valley Jshs
10330 State Route 209
(717) 647-216755510314.2

Public libraries around Tower City, PA

NameAddress
Tower-porter Community Library
230 E Grand Ave
Tower City, PA 17980
Tremont Area Free Public Library19 North Pine Street
Tremont, PA 17981

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 17980

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Ashland Regional Medical Ctr101 Broad Street
Ashland, PA 17921
(570) 875-2000116
Good Samaritan Reg Med Center
700 East Norwegian Street
Pottsville, PA 17901
(570) 621-4000151
Pottsville Hosp & Warne Clinic
420 South Jackson Street
Pottsville, PA 17901
(570) 621-5000203

Crime rates


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