Zip Code 17104 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHarrisburg
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dauphin
Area Code717
Current Population:20962
Racial Majority:African American 45.97%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 55.7%
Unemployment Rate:9.1%
Median Household Income$32897
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30400
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time18.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range397 - 397 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.25406400, -76.86015500

Zip Code 17104 Description

Zip Code 17104 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Harrisburg metro area. Zip code 17104 is primarily located in Dauphin County. The official US Postal Service name for 17104 is HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 17104 are contained within or border the city limits of Harrisburg, PA, Lemoyne, PA, Steelton, PA, New Cumberland, PA, and Paxtang, PA. The area code for zip code 17104 is 717. 17104 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 17104 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 17104 increased to 20962 from 20277 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 17104 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 17104 public schools is Black. 87.6% of students in 17104 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3851 18.22% 3871 -1%
 Black Or African American 9715 45.97% 9990 -3%
 Hispanic 5787 27.38% 5316 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 58 -100%
 Asian 939 4.44% 1023 -8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.05% 3 +267%
 Other Race 38 0.37% 38 +108%
 Two Or More Races 663 3.55% 663 +13%

Zip Code 17104 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.4%
 Black Or African American 55.7%
 Hispanic 34.2%
 Asian 5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.6%

Zip Code 17104 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2096220277
Male Population46.30%
Female Population53.70%
Total Households7647
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$32897
Income Under $50K Per Year67.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.90%
17104 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 1Scott PerryRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$73437
Average Real Estate Sale Price$46293
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 17104 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 Type17104
CBSA Population540236
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours