Zip Code 17033 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHershey
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dauphin
Secondary County: Lebanon
Area Code717
Current Population:16972
Racial Majority:White 81.4%
Public School Racial Majority:White 79%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$60460
Average Adjusted Gross Income$85560
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time18.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range404 - 577 ft.
Area27 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.26823900, -76.63066900

Zip Code 17033 Description

Zip Code 17033 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Harrisburg metro area. Zip code 17033 is primarily located in Dauphin County. Portions of 17033 are also located in Lebanon County. The official US Postal Service name for 17033 is HERSHEY, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 17033 are contained within or border the city limits of Hershey, PA, Palmyra, PA, and Campbelltown, PA. The area code for zip code 17033 is 717. 17033 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 17033 is 6.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 17033 increased to 16972 from 15069 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 17033 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 17033 public schools is White. 15.9% of students in 17033 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 14238 81.4% 13931 +2%
 Black Or African American 856 4.89% 1031 -17%
 Hispanic 1076 6.15% 581 +85%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 27 -100%
 Asian 907 5.19% 1017 -11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 89 0.34% 89 -34%
 Two Or More Races 286 2.03% 286 +24%

Zip Code 17033 Race/Ethnicity

 White 79%
 Black Or African American 3.5%
 Hispanic 5.4%
 Asian 9.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.9%

Zip Code 17033 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1697215069
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households6442
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$60460
Income Under $50K Per Year40.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year26.30%
17033 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 9Dan MeuserRepublican
Pennsylvania District 1Scott PerryRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Pennsylvania Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$315630
Average Real Estate Sale Price$240360
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67a - Northern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 17033 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21233140505964625542342642
Avg Max Temp (°F)37415162738185837665534262
Avg Precip (In.)3.362.73.53.464.444.183.963.3643.213.543.1842.89
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA
CBSA Type17033
CBSA Population540236
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours