Zip Code 17968 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSacramento
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Schuylkill
Area Code272 / 570
Current Population:329
Racial Majority:White 99.39%
Unemployment Rate:8.9%
Median Household Income$48635
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57780
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time21.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range784 - 965 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.64566000, -76.62481700

Zip Code 17968 Description

Zip Code 17968 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. Zip code 17968 is primarily located in Schuylkill County. The official US Postal Service name for 17968 is SACRAMENTO, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 17968 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 17968 is 570. 17968 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 17968 is 8.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.7% 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 17968 decreased to 329 from 430 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 17968 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 17968 public schools is . % of students in 17968 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 324 99.39% 325 +-0%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 2 0.61% 1 +100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0% 1 -100%

Zip Code 17968 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 17968 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population329430
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households127
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$48635
Income Under $50K Per Year51.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.30%
17968 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 9Dan MeuserRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$116550
Average Real Estate Sale Price$457500
Current Unemployment Level 8.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.9%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 17968 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17182736465660595140322339
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364658697782807261493858
Avg Precip (In.)3.192.63.413.74.284.643.913.654.583.413.693.1244.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pottsville, PA
CBSA Type17968
CBSA Population148853
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours