ZIP Code 17929 - Cressona Pennsylvania

ZIP Code 17929 is located in Cressona Pennsylvania. Portions of 17929 are also in North Manheim Township. 17929 is entirely within Schuylkill County. Regionally, it is located in the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre Area.

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ZIP Code 17929 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameCressona
Primary CountySchuylkill County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)1,372
Area Code(s)272 / 570
Current Time

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17929 Demographics

17929 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 17929 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 17929 is White. The current unemployment level in 17929 is 5.1%.

Population Growth Rate-21.63%
Population Density1,199 People per Square Mile
Total Households730
Median Household Income (2021)$62,500
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$160,670
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)5.1%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 95.82%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 93.21%

17929 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

17929 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

17929 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College554.78%
Bachelor Degree938.08%
High School Diploma57249.7%
No High School Diploma70.61%
GED or Alternate595.13%
1 or More Years of College14412.51%
Associates Degree14712.77%
Masters Degree615.3%
Professional Degree40.35%
Doctorate Degree90.78%

17929 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 17929
RegionScranton-Wilkes-Barre Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaPottsville, PA
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area1 Square Miles

17929 Politics

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17929 Schools

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17929 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Average First Frost DateOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateMay 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion67b - Northern Shale Valleys

17929 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182736465560575037302238
Avg Max Temp (°F)34374759697882817362503959
Avg Precip (In.)3.912.943.833.784.84.884.334.034.63.734.243.6348.69

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