Harrisburg, PA 17111 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 17111: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Harrisburg, PA 17111

Acceptable Alternative
Paxtang, PA 17111
Swatara, PA 17111

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,151
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,897
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,997
  • County: Dauphin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.27, Longitude -76.805
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Harrisburg, PA 17111 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 30,501
Daytime Population: Workers 15,933
Daytime Population: Residents 13,532
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 29,465
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 29,366
Population in Familes 23,131
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,135
Population Density2 1,713
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $70,299
Average Household Income $85,730
Per Capita Income $36,364


Total Housing Units 13,468 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,655 (64.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,992 (29.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 821 ( 6.1%)
Median Home Value $182,640
Average Home Value $216,046


Total Households 12,647
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 7,929
Average Family Size 3
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.54% 0.62%
Households 0.56% 0.62%
Families 0.46% 0.54%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   2.42%

Harrisburg, PA 17111 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17111 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 # 100 94th
Population Density # 323 81st
Diversity Index # 94 94th
Median Household Income # 249 85th
Per Capita Income # 235 86th

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