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, 2016)


Total Population 13,233
Population in Households 13,110
Population in Familes 10,765
Population in Group Qrtrs 123
Population Density1 103
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 5,211
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 3,628
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,755 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,753 (65.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,458 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 544 ( 9.5%)
Median Home Value $138,503
Average Home Value $171,716


Median Household Income $50,017
Average Household Income $59,713
Per Capita Income $23,717
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.44% 0.39%
Households 0.4% 0.35%
Families 0.29% 0.28%
Median Household Income   0.98%
Per Capita Income   1.59%
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.

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

The table below compares 17740 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 # 329 80th
Population Density1 # 1123 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 1231 26th
Median Household Income # 838 50th
Per Capita Income # 1080 35th

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