Zip Code 17101 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHarrisburg
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dauphin
Area Code717
Current Population:2212
Racial Majority:White 53.19%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 55.9%
Unemployment Rate:9.1%
Median Household Income$26900
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39770
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time13.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range341 - 341 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.25989200, -76.88669500

Zip Code 17101 Description

Zip Code 17101 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Harrisburg metro area. Zip code 17101 is primarily located in Dauphin County. The official US Postal Service name for 17101 is HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 17101 are contained within or border the city limits of Harrisburg, PA, Wormleysburg, PA, and Lemoyne, PA. The area code for zip code 17101 is 717. 17101 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 17101 is 9.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher 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 17101 increased to 2212 from 1999 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 17101 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 17101 public schools is Black. 61.3% of students in 17101 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1033 53.19% 1283 -19%
 Black Or African American 741 38.16% 618 +20%
 Hispanic 49 2.52% 149 -67%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 1.65% 8 +300%
 Asian 68 3.5% 111 -39%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 8 0% 8 -100%
 Two Or More Races 35 0.98% 35 -46%

Zip Code 17101 Race/Ethnicity

 White 17.8%
 Black Or African American 55.9%
 Hispanic 12.4%
 Asian 8.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 4.6%

Zip Code 17101 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population22121999
Male Population58.40%
Female Population41.60%
Total Households1655
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$26900
Income Under $50K Per Year74.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.50%
17101 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 1Scott PerryRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$224000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$48000
Current Unemployment Level 9.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago17.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67b - Northern Shale Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 17101 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22243241516065645644362744
Avg Max Temp (°F)37415163738186847664534262
Avg Precip (In.)3.222.863.593.364.524.013.363.283.763.113.513.2141.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA
CBSA Type17101
CBSA Population540236
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours