ZIP Code 17985 - Zion Grove Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameZion Grove
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Schuylkill
Secondary County: Columbia
Area Code272 / 570
Current Population:1226
Racial Majority:White 97.64%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$41841
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53620
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time25.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range794 - 1562 ft.
Area45 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.91093100, -76.21885100

Zip Code 17985 Profile

ZIP Code 17985 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. ZIP code 17985 is primarily located in Schuylkill County. Portions of 17985 are also located in Columbia County. The official US Postal Service name for 17985 is ZION GROVE, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 17985 are contained within or border the city limits of Nuremberg, PA, . The area code for ZIP code 17985 is 570. 17985 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 17985 is 3.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 17985 increased to 1226 from 1040 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 17985 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 17985 public schools is . % of students in 17985 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1115 97.64% 1188 -6%
 Black Or African American 10 0.88% 5 +100%
 Hispanic 17 1.49% 18 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 6 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 9 0% 9 -100%

Zip Code 17985 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 17985 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population12261040
Male Population52.00%
Female Population48.00%
Total Households499
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$41841
Income Under $50K Per Year60.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.40%
17985 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 9Dan MeuserRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$150286
Average Real Estate Sale Price$159000
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 67e - Anthracite Subregion
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 17985 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)15162535455459585039302137
Avg Max Temp (°F)32354557687681797160473657
Avg Precip (In.)3.42.783.543.914.594.974.264.114.773.723.993.3347.37
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pottsville, PA
CBSA Type17985
CBSA Population148853
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours