Christiana, PA 17509 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 17509: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Christiana, PA 17509

Acceptable Alternative
Ninepoints, PA 17509

Not Acceptable, USPS
Andrews Bridge, PA 17509
Bartville, PA 17509
Cooperville, PA 17509
Smyrna, PA 17509

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 83
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,454
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 10
  • County: Lancaster County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.913, Longitude -76.044
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Christiana, PA 17509 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 4,464
Population in Households 4,379
Population in Familes 4,033
Population in Group Qrtrs 85
Population Density1 176
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 1,293
Average Household Size 3.39
Family Households 1,069
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 1,368 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 953 (69.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 340 (24.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 75 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $248,014
Average Home Value $342,629


Median Household Income $62,413
Average Household Income $73,643
Per Capita Income $21,436
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.07% 0.19%
Households 0.04% 0.15%
Families -0.05% 0.09%
Median Household Income   3.68%
Per Capita Income   2.7%
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.


Christiana, PA 17509 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17509 to the other 1,635 ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 686 58th
Population Density1 # 928 43rd
Diversity Index2 # 660 60th
Median Household Income # 335 80th
Per Capita Income # 1267 23rd

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