Schaefferstown, PA 17088 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 17088: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Schaefferstown, PA 17088

Acceptable Alternative
Schaefferstwn, PA 17088

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 60
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Lebanon County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.299, Longitude -76.299
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Schaefferstown, PA 17088 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 182
Population in Households 182
Population in Familes 156
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 713
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 65
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 47
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 70 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 48 (68.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 17 (24.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 5 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $200,000
Average Home Value $241,146


Median Household Income $54,130
Average Household Income $77,137
Per Capita Income $27,549
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.27% 0.33%
Households 0.25% 0.0%
Families 0.0% 0.42%
Median Household Income   2.27%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
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.

Schaefferstown, PA 17088 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17088 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 # 1461 13th
Population Density1 # 553 67th
Diversity Index2 # 741 56th
Median Household Income # 595 64th
Per Capita Income # 613 63rd

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