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ZIP Code 18018

Primary City:Bethlehem, PA (View All Cities)
County: Northampton County
Timezone: Eastern (3:40am)
Area code: 484 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.63, -75.39
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18018

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18018. 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 18018. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18018, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 18018 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18018 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 18018 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18018 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,413
Population Density 6,291 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,698
Median Home Value $164,800
Land Area 5.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,893
Median Household Income $46,567

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8568248801,0521,1741,2901,1309929009811,084963838587451424435407
Female8007427911,1261,3331,2891,1549791,0011,0841,2111,055926722619661736916
Total1,6561,5661,6712,1782,5072,5792,2841,9711,9012,0652,2952,0181,7641,3091,0701,0851,1711,323

Gender

 Male 15,268 47%
 Female 17,145 53%
Gender

Race

 White 26,914 83.0%
 Black Or African American 1,753 5.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 90 0.3%
 Asian 602 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 2,090 6.4%
 Two Or More Races 952 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner521,0101,2731,6171,576995898409
Renter5241,488922926785530545343
Total5762,4982,1952,5432,3611,5251,443752

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,310 38%
 Single Guardian 2,292 16%
 Singles 5,139 37%
 Singles With Roommate 1,152 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,485 75%
 Households with Kids 3,408 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male165175194168176154188154152173162162193190176181196217282278
Female165149165142162145151146138140152157179163176192187254317310
Total330324359310338299339300290313314319372353352373383471599588

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18018 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18018 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 18018 real estate data, the median home value of $164,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 18018. Rentals in 18018 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18018 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,437 93.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 341 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,077 3.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 553 1.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,327 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,503 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,063 41%
 Households Vacant 805 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 371 46.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 3.0%
 For Sale Only 96 11.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 5.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 238 29.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 192 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,491 39%
 2 Bedroom 2,198 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,508 24%
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 $46,567 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 18018 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. More commuters in 18018 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,774 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,346 30%
 No Earnings 8,675 31%
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 10,774 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,346 30%
 No Earnings 8,675 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,126 88.4%
 Public transportation 436 2.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 741 4.6%
 Worked at Home 659 4.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,004 10%
 High School Graduate 5,893 58%
 Associate's degree 750 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,732 17%
 Master's degree 570 6%
 Professional school degree 128 1%
 Doctorate degree 135 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,977 78.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 650 12.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 457 9.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 18018

ZIP Code 18018 is in the Vitalistic Therapeutic Charter Schools of the Lehigh Valley. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 18018.

Vitalistic Therapeutic Cs of the Lehigh
902 Fourth Ave
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Vitalistic Therapeutic Charter Schools of the Lehigh Valley
Calypso Elementary School
1021 Calypso Ave
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethlehem Area School District
Clearview Elementary School
2121 Abington Rd
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethlehem Area School District
Northeast Ms
1170 Fernwood St
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bethlehem Area School District
Nitschmann Ms
909 West Union Blvd
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bethlehem Area School District
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
404 East North St
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethlehem Area School District
William Penn Elementary School
1002 Main St
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bethlehem Area School District
Lehigh Valley Chs for Performing Arts
675 East Broad St
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lehigh Valley Chs for Performing Arts School District
Liberty High School
1115 Linden St
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bethlehem Area School District
Notre Dame of Bethlehem School
1835 Catasauqua Rd
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Seton Academy
623 6th Ave
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gateway School of Lehigh Valley
424 Center St
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Covenant Christian Academy of the Lee High Valley
1414 Pennsylvania Ave
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Nicholas Greek Orthodox Academy
1607 W Union Blvd
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Moravian Academy Middle School
11 W Market St
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private

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