Zip Code 17543 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLititz
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lancaster
Area Code717
Alternate Zip Code NamesBRUNNERVILLE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBRICKERVILLE
Current Population:42626
Racial Majority:White 92.32%
Public School Racial Majority:White 87.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$64694
Average Adjusted Gross Income$90510
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time23.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range331 - 653 ft.
Area63 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.17590800, -76.29379500

Zip Code 17543 Description

Zip Code 17543 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Harrisburg metro area. Zip code 17543 is primarily located in Lancaster County. The official US Postal Service name for 17543 is LITITZ, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 17543 are contained within or border the city limits of Rothsville, PA, Lititz, PA, Brickerville, PA, and East Petersburg, PA. The area code for zip code 17543 is 717. 17543 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 17543 is 5.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower 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 17543 increased to 42626 from 36610 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 17543 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 17543 public schools is White. 24% of students in 17543 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 39437 92.32% 39604 +-0%
 Black Or African American 600 1.4% 482 +24%
 Hispanic 1405 3.29% 1315 +7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.12% 32 +66%
 Asian 774 1.81% 730 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 41 0.33% 41 +241%
 Two Or More Races 416 0.72% 416 -26%

Zip Code 17543 Race/Ethnicity

 White 87.6%
 Black Or African American 2.4%
 Hispanic 5.4%
 Asian 2.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 17543 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4262636610
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households16348
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$64694
Income Under $50K Per Year34.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.40%
17543 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 11Lloyd SmuckerRepublican
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17543 Pennsylvania State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
37Mindy FeeRepublican
97Steven MentzerRepublican
99David H. ZimmermanRepublican
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17543 Pennsylvania State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
13Scott MartinRepublican
36Ryan AumentRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$321333
Average Real Estate Sale Price$229306
Current Unemployment Level 5.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64d - Piedmont Limestone/Dolomite Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 17543 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20223039495963615442342642
Avg Max Temp (°F)37415162738185837665534262
Avg Precip (In.)3.382.513.433.464.324.254.443.444.183.373.523.243.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lancaster, PA
CBSA Type17543
CBSA Population509865
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours