Shunk, PA 17768 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 17768: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Shunk, PA 17768

Not Acceptable, USPS
Fox, PA 17768
Wheelerville, PA 17768

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 8
  • Single Family Addresses: 145
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Sullivan County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.533, Longitude -76.747
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Shunk, PA 17768 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 348
Daytime Population: Workers 31
Daytime Population: Residents 214
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 245
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 344
Population in Familes 275
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 4


Median Household Income $42,562
Average Household Income $51,612
Per Capita Income $24,587


Total Housing Units 625 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 137 (21.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 28 ( 4.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 460 (73.6%)
Median Home Value $171,154
Average Home Value $214,416


Total Households 165
Average Household Size 2.08
Family Households 105
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 -0.31% -0.46%
Households -0.17% -0.37%
Families -0.39% -0.38%
Median Household Income   1.64%
Per Capita Income   2.37%

Shunk, PA 17768 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17768 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 # 1382 17th
Population Density # 1613 3rd
Diversity Index # 1451 13th
Median Household Income # 1332 20th
Per Capita Income # 1113 33rd

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