Lewistown, PA 17044 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 17044: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lewistown, PA 17044

Not Acceptable, USPS
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Lewistown Jun, PA 17044
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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 721
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,070
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 395
  • County: Mifflin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.603, Longitude -77.57
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 17044 has segments in 2 Counties (Juniata, Mifflin).

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Lewistown, PA 17044 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 21,481
Population in Households 21,123
Population in Familes 16,354
Population in Group Qrtrs 358
Population Density1 253
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 9,105
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 5,701
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,272 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,800 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,305 (32.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,167 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $94,111
Average Home Value $124,427


Median Household Income $38,060
Average Household Income $48,695
Per Capita Income $20,824
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.36% 0.22%
Households 0.25% 0.16%
Families 0.13% 0.08%
Median Household Income   2.1%
Per Capita Income   1.74%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Lewistown, PA 17044 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17044 to the other 1,669 ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 176 90th
Population Density1 # 840 50th
Diversity Index2 # 769 54th
Median Household Income # 1459 13th
Per Capita Income # 1424 15th

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