Zip Code 17238 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNeedmore
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fulton
Area Code717
Current Population:1794
Racial Majority:White 98.22%
Unemployment Rate:8.4%
Median Household Income$43576
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59030
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time38.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range646 - 1762 ft.
Area56 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.86520400, -78.12918700

Zip Code 17238 Description

Zip Code 17238 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 17238 is primarily located in Fulton County. The official US Postal Service name for 17238 is NEEDMORE, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 17238 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 17238 is 717. 17238 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 17238 is 8.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is higher 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 17238 decreased to 1794 from 1809 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 17238 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 17238 public schools is . % of students in 17238 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1435 98.22% 1771 -19%
 Black Or African American 3 0.21% 1 +200%
 Hispanic 4 0.27% 8 -50%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.62% 2 +350%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.68% 8 +25%

Zip Code 17238 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 17238 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population17941809
Male Population51.30%
Female Population48.70%
Total Households681
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43576
Income Under $50K Per Year59.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.90%
17238 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 13John JoyceRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Pennsylvania Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$621250
Average Real Estate Sale Price$137000
Current Unemployment Level 8.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.1%
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 17238 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20222938485661595240322540
Avg Max Temp (°F)39425264748286847766544364
Avg Precip (In.)2.742.353.383.333.983.713.673.423.413.123.162.839.07
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours