Mount Joy, PA 17552 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 17552: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mount Joy, PA 17552

Acceptable Alternative
Florin, PA 17552

Not Acceptable, USPS
Donegal Heights, PA 17552
Donegal Springs, PA 17552
Farmdale, PA 17552
Milton Grove, PA 17552

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 467
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,185
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 94
  • County: Lancaster County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.109, Longitude -76.509
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Mount Joy, PA 17552 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 19,912
Population in Households 19,875
Population in Familes 16,310
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density1 601
Diversity Index2 26


Total Households 8,046
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 5,561
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 8,421 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,514 (65.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,532 (30.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 375 ( 4.5%)
Median Home Value $185,609
Average Home Value $213,969


Median Household Income $63,034
Average Household Income $75,196
Per Capita Income $30,426
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.61% 1.33%
Households 1.66% 1.33%
Families 1.52% 1.25%
Median Household Income   3.52%
Per Capita Income   2.27%
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.

Mount Joy, PA 17552 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17552 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 # 197 88th
Population Density1 # 602 64th
Diversity Index2 # 371 78th
Median Household Income # 302 82nd
Per Capita Income # 402 76th

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