Real Estate Market Update for 17055 (Mechanicsburg, PA)
Map Information for 17055 (Mechanicsburg, PA)
Area Information for 17055 (Mechanicsburg, PA)
  • Population: 36,999
  • Median Age: 40.7 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17.2 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 888/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 13.42%
  • Closest Airport: Harrisburg International
  • Closest College: Messiah College
  • Closest Jr. College: Harrisburg Area Community College
  • Median Household Income: $62,592
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 14.37%
  • Median Years in Residence: 4.74 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $170,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Harrisburg Senators
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 25%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 17055 (Mechanicsburg, PA)
Median Age: 40.7 Married: 38% Number of Households: 14,757 Households with Children: 3,888
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for 17055 (Mechanicsburg, PA)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Mechanicsburg Area Senior High School 0.3 mi Public 9-12 4-5 4
      Broad Street Elementary School 0.4 mi Public 1-5 3-5 4
      Elmwood Elementary School 0.4 mi Public 1-5 3 0
      St. Joseph School 0.6 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Kindergarten Center At Filbert St. 0.7 mi Public K-K 0 0
      Northside Elementary School 0.8 mi Public 1-5 3 5
      Kinder Care Learning Center 1.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Upper Allen Elementary School 1.9 mi Public 3-5 3 0
      Mechanicsburg Middle School 2.0 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Hill Top Academy 2.1 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Shepherdstown Elementary School 2.2 mi Public 1-2 0 5
      The Goddard School 2.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Rossmoyne Elementary School 3.1 mi Public 3-5 3 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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