Jersey Shore, PA 17740 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 17740: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Jersey Shore, PA 17740

Acceptable Alternative
Salladasburg, PA 17740

Not Acceptable, USPS
Crawford, PA 17740
Larrys Creek, PA 17740
Larryville, PA 17740
Oriole, PA 17740
Piatt, PA 17740
Ramsey, PA 17740
Rauchtown, PA 17740
Tomb, PA 17740

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 311
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,075
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 132
  • County: Lycoming County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.2, Longitude -77.271
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 17740 has segments in 2 Counties (Clinton, Lycoming).

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Jersey Shore, PA 17740 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 12,971
Daytime Population: Workers 3,200
Daytime Population: Residents 6,840
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,040
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.77
Population in Households 12,848
Population in Familes 10,543
Population in Group Qrtrs 123
Population Density2 98
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $51,109
Average Household Income $61,976
Per Capita Income $24,580


Total Housing Units 5,627 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,668 (65.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,433 (25.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 526 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $142,953
Average Home Value $175,525


Total Households 5,101
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 3,553
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 0.26% 0.16%
Households 0.22% 0.11%
Families 0.13% 0.04%
Median Household Income   1.48%
Per Capita Income   2.87%

Jersey Shore, PA 17740 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17740 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 # 335 80th
Population Density # 1130 32nd
Diversity Index # 1234 26th
Median Household Income # 870 48th
Per Capita Income # 1114 33rd

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