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ZIP Code 18040

Primary City:Easton, PA (View All Cities)
County: Northampton County
Timezone: Eastern (3:56am)
Area code: 484 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.74, -75.22
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18040

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18040. 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 18040. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18040, 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:
Easton, PA
Acceptable:
Forks Township, Forks Twp, Stockertown Township, Stockrtwn Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 18040 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18040 is located in east Pennsylvania and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 18040 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18040 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,742
Population Density 929 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,017
Median Home Value $248,000
Land Area 16.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,790
Median Household Income $91,238

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male52959056649426031039359667065258451143934021319617390
Female539597573446247337502622676639651515534364273236208177
Total1,0681,1871,1399405076478951,2181,3461,2911,2351,026973704486432381267

Gender

 Male 7,606 48%
 Female 8,136 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,457 85.5%
 Black Or African American 1,043 6.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.1%
 Asian 639 4.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 291 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 291 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner114731,1791,2461,027653460134
Renter139813612687626619
Total245711,3151,3721,114715526153

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,862 67%
 Single Guardian 584 10%
 Singles 1,122 19%
 Singles With Roommate 222 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,607 62%
 Households with Kids 2,183 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male86118121104109140111113117125110127102102118102118847264
Female8611610813210711913211312611711912610310810811488835345
Total172234229236216259243226243242229253205210226216206167125109

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18040 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18040 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 18040 real estate data, the median home value of $248,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 18040. Rentals in 18040 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18040 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,700 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 42 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,954 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,229 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 607 10%
 Households Vacant 227 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 36 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 65 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 195 30%
 2 Bedroom 147 23%
 3+ Bedroom 308 47%
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 $91,238 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 18040 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. However, that is not the case in 18040. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,665 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,848 23%
 No Earnings 3,725 30%
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 5,665 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,848 23%
 No Earnings 3,725 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,195 93%
 Public transportation 96 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 179 2%
 Worked at Home 251 3%
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 289 5%
 High School Graduate 2,434 45%
 Associate's degree 405 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,344 25%
 Master's degree 549 10%
 Professional school degree 247 5%
 Doctorate degree 86 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,715 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 568 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 238 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 18040

ZIP Code 18040 is in the Easton Area School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 18040.

Forks Elementary School
1709 Richmond Rd
Easton, PA 18040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Easton Area School District
Shawnee Elementary School
1315 Echo Trail
Easton, PA 18040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Easton Area School District
Easton Area Ms Campus Grades 5-6
990 Echo Trail
Easton, PA 18040
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Easton Area School District
Easton Area Ms Campus Grades 7-8
1010 Echo Trl
Easton, PA 18040
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Easton Area School District
Career Institute of Technology
5335 Kesslersville Rd
Easton, PA 18040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Career Institute of Technology School District
Family Ymca Early Childhood Development Center
1350 Sullivan Trl
Easton Pa, PA 18040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Goddard School
1775 Sullivan Trl
Easton, PA 18040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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