Lost Creek, PA 17946 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 17946: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lost Creek, PA 17946

Not Acceptable, USPS
Raven Run, PA 17946

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 2
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Schuylkill County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.809, Longitude -76.248
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Lost Creek, PA 17946 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 7
Population in Households 7
Population in Familes 0
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 306
Diversity Index2 0


Total Households 5
Average Household Size 1.4
Family Households 0
Average Family Size 0


Total Housing Units 9 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4 (44.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1 (11.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4 (44.4%)
Median Home Value $50,000
Average Home Value $62,500


Median Household Income $41,089
Average Household Income $44,000
Per Capita Income $31,429
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% 0.0%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families -100.0% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   0.0%
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.

Lost Creek, PA 17946 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17946 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 # 1629 2nd
Population Density1 # 773 54th
Diversity Index2 # 1608 1st
Median Household Income # 1320 21st
Per Capita Income # 349 79th

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