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ZIP Code 18015

Primary City:Bethlehem, PA (View All Cities)
County: Northampton County
Timezone: Eastern (11:07pm)
Area code: 484 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.59, -75.35
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18015

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18015. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 18015. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18015, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Bethlehem, PA
Acceptable:
Fountain Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 18015 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18015 is located in southeast Pennsylvania and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 18015 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18015 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,832
Population Density 1,546 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,814
Median Home Value $159,400
Land Area 21.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,952
Median Household Income $44,933

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9169281,0692,0062,8161,1699658779611,071971884675493330266197171
Female8819169161,8122,1221,0679228589231,0231,051885690532377368338386
Total1,7971,8441,9853,8184,9382,2361,8871,7351,8842,0942,0221,7691,3651,025707634535557

Gender

 Male 16,765 51%
 Female 16,067 49%
Gender

Race

 White 23,873 72.7%
 Black Or African American 2,443 7.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 120 0.4%
 Asian 1,169 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 3,967 12.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,252 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner706181,0331,4751,321764519251
Renter8271,280889757531316200101
Total8971,8981,9222,2321,8521,080719352

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,503 41%
 Single Guardian 2,312 21%
 Singles 2,979 27%
 Singles With Roommate 1,158 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,359 67%
 Households with Kids 3,593 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male200165163201183181189191184216227207209210251192214507842847
Female172195198161184174178183197187197171182179216233247478638579
Total3723603613623673553673743814034243783913894674254619851,4801,426

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18015 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18015 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 18015 real estate data, the median home value of $159,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 18015 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 18015 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18015 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,923 88.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 155 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 196 0.6%
 Other Institutional 10 0.0%
 College Student Housing 3,187 9.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 357 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,277 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,774 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,901 41%
 Households Vacant 862 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 366 42.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2.3%
 For Sale Only 154 17.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 59 6.8%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 238 27.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 199 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,781 37%
 2 Bedroom 1,182 25%
 3+ Bedroom 1,604 34%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $44,933 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 18015 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 18015 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,434 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,032 34%
 No Earnings 9,152 34%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,434 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,032 34%
 No Earnings 9,152 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,770 85%
 Public transportation 485 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 956 8%
 Worked at Home 465 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,615 17%
 High School Graduate 4,731 51%
 Associate's degree 598 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,205 13%
 Master's degree 698 8%
 Professional school degree 191 2%
 Doctorate degree 207 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,945 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 721 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 438 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 18015

ZIP Code 18015 is in the Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 18015.

Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School
551 Thomas St
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School District
Broughal Ms
114 West Morton St
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bethlehem Area School District
Donegan Elementary School
1210 East 4th St
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethlehem Area School District
Fountain Hill Elementary School
1330 Church St
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethlehem Area School District
Southern Lehigh Intermediate School
5438 Route 378
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Southern Lehigh School District
Holy Infancy School
127 E 4th St
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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