Zip Code 17036 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHummelstown
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dauphin
Area Code717
Current Population:21913
Racial Majority:White 86.88%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.7%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$74623
Average Adjusted Gross Income$102130
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range397 - 640 ft.
Area28 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.28481700, -76.69673700

Zip Code 17036 Description

Zip Code 17036 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Harrisburg metro area. Zip code 17036 is primarily located in Dauphin County. The official US Postal Service name for 17036 is HUMMELSTOWN, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 17036 are contained within or border the city limits of Hershey, PA, Hummelstown, PA, Rutherford, PA, and Skyline View, PA. The area code for zip code 17036 is 717. 17036 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 17036 is 4.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 17036 increased to 21913 from 18826 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 17036 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 17036 public schools is White. 16.4% of students in 17036 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 18820 86.88% 19284 -2%
 Black Or African American 444 2.05% 502 -12%
 Hispanic 869 4.01% 597 +46%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.2% 20 +115%
 Asian 1069 4.93% 1154 -7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 20 0% 20 -100%
 Two Or More Races 333 1.93% 333 +26%

Zip Code 17036 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.7%
 Black Or African American 1.2%
 Hispanic 4.9%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 17036 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2191318826
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households8726
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$74623
Income Under $50K Per Year30.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.00%
17036 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 1Scott PerryRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$280394
Average Real Estate Sale Price$255315
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67a - Northern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 17036 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22233140506064635543352743
Avg Max Temp (°F)37415163738185837665534262
Avg Precip (In.)3.342.743.513.414.394.123.723.293.923.153.483.1542.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA
CBSA Type17036
CBSA Population540236
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours