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ZIP Code 18072

Primary City:Pen Argyl, PA (View All Cities)
County: Northampton County
Timezone: Eastern (11:08am)
Coordinates:40.85, -75.26
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18072

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18072. 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 18072. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18072, 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:
Pen Argyl, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 18072 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18072 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 18072 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18072 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,571
Population Density 436 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,682
Median Home Value $199,700
Land Area 15.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,523
Median Household Income $55,941

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
Male16319122024118417716020823525325324519712289746558
Female191232236218176207196228236274277236196136961199587
Total354423456459360384356436471527530481393258185193160145

Gender

 Male 3,135 48%
 Female 3,436 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,374 97.0%
 Black Or African American 62 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.1%
 Asian 22 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 37 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 66 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner816834545741021417464
Renter4814613911690465741
Total56314484573500260231105

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,453 58%
 Single Guardian 388 15%
 Singles 554 22%
 Singles With Roommate 128 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,646 65%
 Households with Kids 877 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2926493441323743384749354940545647424235
Female3436454048445248404337475158415959352436
Total6362947489768991789086821009895115106776671

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18072 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 18072 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 18072 real estate data, the median home value of $199,700 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 18072. Rentals in 18072 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18072 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,544 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 20 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,307 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 533 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 683 25%
 Households Vacant 159 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 50 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Sale Only 35 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 1%
 1 Bedroom 173 24%
 2 Bedroom 250 34%
 3+ Bedroom 300 41%
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 $55,941 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 18072 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. Most commuters in 18072 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,248 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,461 28%
 No Earnings 1,483 29%
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 2,248 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,461 28%
 No Earnings 1,483 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,985 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 42 1%
 Worked at Home 112 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 374 16.8%
 High School Graduate 1,257 56.6%
 Associate's degree 184 8.3%
 Bachelor's degree 332 14.9%
 Master's degree 64 2.9%
 Professional school degree 10 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 963 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 139 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 95 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 18072

ZIP Code 18072 is in the Pen Argyl Area School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 18072.

Wind Gap Ms
1620 Teels Rd
Pen Argyl, PA 18072
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pen Argyl Area School District
Pen Argyl Area High School
501 West Laurel Ave
Pen Argyl, PA 18072
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pen Argyl Area School District
Immaculate Conception School
Babbitt and Heller Aves
Pen Argyl, PA 18072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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