Saint Clair, PA 17970 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 17970: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Saint Clair, PA 17970

Not Acceptable, USPS
Arnots Addition, PA 17970
Dark Water, PA 17970
East Mines, PA 17970

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 125
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,510
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 23
  • County: Schuylkill County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.746, Longitude -76.208
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Saint Clair, PA 17970 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,222
Population in Households 3,221
Population in Familes 2,399
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 283
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 1,481
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 866
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,758 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,023 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 458 (26.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 277 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $66,892
Average Home Value $73,827


Median Household Income $35,893
Average Household Income $44,253
Per Capita Income $20,344
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.37% -0.21%
Households -0.36% -0.22%
Families -0.56% -0.3%
Median Household Income   1.24%
Per Capita Income   1.43%
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.

Saint Clair, PA 17970 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17970 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 # 803 52nd
Population Density1 # 801 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 731 56th
Median Household Income # 1522 9th
Per Capita Income # 1460 13th

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