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ZIP Code 18053

Primary City:Germansville, PA (View All Cities)
County: Lehigh County
Timezone: Eastern (1:01am)
Area code: 484 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.72, -75.70
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18053

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18053. 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 18053. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18053, 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:
Germansville, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 18053 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18053 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 18053 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18053 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,375
Population Density 145 people per sq mi
Housing Units 907
Median Home Value $208,100
Land Area 16.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 874
Median Household Income $64,405

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8275100896247659710296111748260261369
Female60759485465172771199010687944327221318
Total1421501941741089813717422118621716117610353351927

Gender

 Male 1,196 50%
 Female 1,179 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,318 97.6%
 Black Or African American 7 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 12 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 23 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner359181185185893117
Renter1030302912553
Total1389211214197943620

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 542 62%
 Single Guardian 125 14%
 Singles 162 19%
 Singles With Roommate 45 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 544 62%
 Households with Kids 330 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2012191915131117191721291716112827121112
Female13151291717101912201128926232215131211
Total3327312832302136313732572642345042252323

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18053 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18053 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 18053 real estate data, the median home value of $208,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 18053. Rentals in 18053 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18053 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,375 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 524 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 226 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 124 14%
 Households Vacant 33 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 21%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 101 100%
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 $64,405 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 18053 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. However, that is not the case in 18053. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 930 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 530 26%
 No Earnings 617 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 930 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 530 26%
 No Earnings 617 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,197 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 1%
 Worked at Home 59 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 18053 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 31 4%
 High School Graduate 643 77%
 Associate's degree 48 6%
 Bachelor's degree 110 13%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 496 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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