Zip Code 17098 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWilliamstown
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dauphin
Area Code717
Current Population:2528
Racial Majority:White 96.39%
Unemployment Rate:7.8%
Median Household Income$43958
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45920
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time37.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range758 - 974 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.58223700, -76.61994300

Zip Code 17098 Description

Zip Code 17098 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Harrisburg metro area. Zip code 17098 is primarily located in Dauphin County. The official US Postal Service name for 17098 is WILLIAMSTOWN, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 17098 are contained within or border the city limits of Williamstown, PA, . The area code for zip code 17098 is 717. 17098 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 17098 is 7.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 17098 decreased to 2528 from 2568 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 17098 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 17098 public schools is . % of students in 17098 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2268 96.39% 2444 -7%
 Black Or African American 23 0.98% 25 -8%
 Hispanic 24 1.02% 30 -20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 11 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.61% 16 +138%

Zip Code 17098 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 17098 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population25282568
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households1041
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$43958
Income Under $50K Per Year58.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
17098 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 1Scott PerryRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$82897
Average Real Estate Sale Price$69182
Current Unemployment Level 7.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
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 17098 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17182636465660595140312339
Avg Max Temp (°F)33354558687781807260483858
Avg Precip (In.)3.292.693.523.744.414.84.033.684.743.483.753.2245.35
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA
CBSA Type17098
CBSA Population540236
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours