Palmyra, PA 17078 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 17078: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Palmyra, PA 17078

Not Acceptable, USPS
Coffeetown, PA 17078
N Londonderry, PA 17078
Upper Lawn, PA 17078

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 454
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,796
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 618
  • County: Lebanon County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.299, Longitude -76.587
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 17078 has segments in 2 Counties (Dauphin, Lebanon).


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Palmyra, PA 17078 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 21,606
Daytime Population: Workers 5,514
Daytime Population: Residents 10,669
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,183
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 21,287
Population in Familes 17,544
Population in Group Qrtrs 319
Population Density2 753
Diversity Index3 19
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $65,546
Average Household Income $83,037
Per Capita Income $34,403

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 9,250 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,429 (69.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,438 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 383 ( 4.1%)
Median Home Value $200,224
Average Home Value $229,472
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 8,867
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 5,977
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.89% 0.83%
Households 0.71% 0.7%
Families 0.64% 0.66%
Median Household Income   2.83%
Per Capita Income   2.59%

Palmyra, PA 17078 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17078 to the other 1,663 ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 175 90th
Population Density # 534 68th
Diversity Index # 538 68th
Median Household Income # 311 81st
Per Capita Income # 299 82nd

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