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ZIP Code 18231

Primary City:Kelayres, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Schuylkill County
Timezone: Eastern (3:23am)
Coordinates:40.89, -76.03
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18231

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18231. 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 18231. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18231, 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:
Kelayres, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 18231 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18231 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 18231 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18231 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 535
Population Density 539 people per sq mi
Housing Units 259
Median Home Value $87,000
Land Area 0.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 231
Median Household Income $39,890

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male18201913131218171924169141215994
Female914191872115232213201320181311117
Total273438312033334041373622343028202011

Gender

 Male 261 49%
 Female 274 51%
Gender

Race

 White 518 96.8%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner019283827322510
Renter1101697630
Total129444734382810

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 97 42%
 Single Guardian 51 22%
 Singles 69 30%
 Singles With Roommate 14 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 162 70%
 Households with Kids 69 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male65333453503439503324
Female12312335123347524432
Total7764578862677161027756

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18231 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18231 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 18231 real estate data, the median home value of $87,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 18231 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 18231 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18231 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 535 100%
 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 92 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 87 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 52 20%
 Households Vacant 28 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 36%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 39%
 2 Bedroom 32 39%
 3+ Bedroom 18 22%
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 $39,890 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 18231 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 18231 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 18231 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 206 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 142 27%
 No Earnings 177 34%
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 206 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 142 27%
 No Earnings 177 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 301 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 18231 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 4 2%
 High School Graduate 208 87%
 Associate's degree 11 5%
 Bachelor's degree 17 7%
 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 66 56%
 Enrolled in Private School 45 38%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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