York, PA 17401 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 17401: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
York, PA 17401

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 741
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,063
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,013
  • County: York County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.961, Longitude -76.729
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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York, PA 17401 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 18,971
Daytime Population: Workers 13,133
Daytime Population: Residents 12,347
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 25,480
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.34
Population in Households 18,360
Population in Familes 13,357
Population in Group Qrtrs 611
Population Density2 12,330
Diversity Index3 86


Median Household Income $28,767
Average Household Income $40,942
Per Capita Income $15,203


Total Housing Units 8,052 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,805 (22.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,962 (61.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,285 (16.0%)
Median Home Value $74,178
Average Home Value $98,975


Total Households 6,767
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 3,837
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 0.39% 0.37%
Households 0.23% 0.32%
Families 0.06% 0.21%
Median Household Income   0.69%
Per Capita Income   2.01%

York, PA 17401 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17401 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 # 214 87th
Population Density # 39 98th
Diversity Index # 9 100th
Median Household Income # 1608 3rd
Per Capita Income # 1606 3rd

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