Zip Code 17074 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNewport
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Perry
Area Code717
Current Population:7477
Racial Majority:White 93.76%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.1%
Median Household Income$48748
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50880
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time31.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range423 - 1217 ft.
Area95 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.47861600, -77.15273200

Zip Code 17074 Description

Zip Code 17074 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Harrisburg metro area. Zip code 17074 is primarily located in Perry County. The official US Postal Service name for 17074 is NEWPORT, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 17074 are contained within or border the city limits of Newport, PA, New Buffalo, PA, and Millerstown, PA. The area code for zip code 17074 is 717. 17074 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 17074 is 5.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% 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 17074 increased to 7477 from 7051 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 17074 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 17074 public schools is White. 49.3% of students in 17074 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6825 93.76% 7246 -6%
 Black Or African American 102 1.4% 34 +200%
 Hispanic 191 2.62% 89 +115%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 20 -100%
 Asian 16 0.22% 14 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 9 0.1% 9 -22%
 Two Or More Races 62 1.9% 62 +123%

Zip Code 17074 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.9%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 2.2%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 17074 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population74777051
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households2986
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
49.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$48748
Income Under $50K Per Year51.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.60%
17074 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 12Fred KellerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Pennsylvania Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$158367
Average Real Estate Sale Price$104830
Current Unemployment Level 5.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67b - Northern Shale Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 17074 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212938485762615341332541
Avg Max Temp (°F)37415163728085837564524162
Avg Precip (In.)2.892.663.513.234.074.023.533.393.843.293.473.1941.08
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA
CBSA Type17074
CBSA Population540236
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours