Mc Sherrystown, PA 17344 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 17344: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

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Mc Sherrystown, PA 17344

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McSherrystown, PA 17344

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Adams County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.804, Longitude -77.02
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 82
  • PO Box Addresses: 35
  • Residential Addresses: 1,577
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 239
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,338

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Mc Sherrystown, PA 17344 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,589
Daytime Population: Workers 598
Daytime Population: Residents 1,879
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,477
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 3,576
Population in Familes 2,762
Population in Group Qrtrs 13
Population Density2 4,003
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $46,707
Average Household Income $57,322
Per Capita Income $23,814


Total Housing Units 1,611 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 811 (50.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 675 (41.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 125 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $168,236
Average Home Value $171,455


Total Households 1,486
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 922
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 -0.08% 0.11%
Households -0.2% 0.04%
Families -0.3% -0.02%
Median Household Income   1.96%
Per Capita Income   2.72%

Mc Sherrystown, PA 17344 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 17344 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 # 764 54th
Population Density # 141 92nd
Diversity Index # 477 71st
Median Household Income # 1136 32nd
Per Capita Income # 1198 28th

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