Mont Alto, PA 17237 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 17237: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mont Alto, PA 17237

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 26
  • Single Family Addresses: 460
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3
  • County: Franklin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.841, Longitude -77.558
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Mont Alto, PA 17237 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,933
Daytime Population: Workers 340
Daytime Population: Residents 966
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,306
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 1,744
Population in Familes 1,448
Population in Group Qrtrs 189
Population Density2 2,142
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $52,218
Average Household Income $64,918
Per Capita Income $25,214


Total Housing Units 703 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 515 (73.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 172 (24.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 ( 2.3%)
Median Home Value $157,656
Average Home Value $168,447


Total Households 687
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 499
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 1.61% 1.27%
Households 1.86% 1.33%
Families 1.88% 1.37%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   3.07%

Mont Alto, PA 17237 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17237 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 # 981 41st
Population Density # 261 84th
Diversity Index # 488 71st
Median Household Income # 794 52nd
Per Capita Income # 999 40th

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