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ZIP Code 18079

Primary City:Slatedale, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Lehigh County
Timezone: Eastern (11:59pm)
Area code: 484 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.74, -75.62
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18079

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18079. 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 18079. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18079, 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:
Slatedale, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 18079 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18079 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 18079 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 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 18079 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 436
Population Density 1,850 people per sq mi
Housing Units 184
Median Home Value $14,500
Land Area 0.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 167
Median Household Income $85,237

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male11171813171410142017191115371010
Female101016181881110191621916713827
Total2127343135222124393340203110201837

Gender

 Male 217 50%
 Female 219 50%
Gender

Race

 White 430 98.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 5 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21626302516143
Renter77755211
Total92333353018154

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 94 56%
 Single Guardian 28 17%
 Singles 35 21%
 Singles With Roommate 10 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 108 65%
 Households with Kids 59 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male06125432344163124423
Female31212313123515571145
Total37337745467678695568

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18079 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18079 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 18079 real estate data, the median home value of $14,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 18079 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18079 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 436 100%
 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 81 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 51 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 35 19%
 Households Vacant 17 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 6%
 For Sale Only 2 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 17 57%
 3+ Bedroom 13 43%
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 $85,237 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 18079 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 93 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 93 40%
 No Earnings 49 21%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 93 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 93 40%
 No Earnings 49 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 173 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 13 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 18079 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 105 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 17 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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