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ZIP Code 18246

Primary City:Rock Glen, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
Neighborhood: Black Creek
County: Luzerne County
Timezone: Eastern (5:14pm)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.97, -76.18
ZIP (~1600 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18246

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18246. 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 18246. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18246, 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:
Rock Glen, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 18246 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18246 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 18246 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 single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18246 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 143
Population Density 67 people per sq mi
Housing Units 71
Median Home Value $76,300
Land Area 2.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 61
Median Household Income $57,857

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male125432594557731032
Female376235437733811354
Total491166791211128101542386

Gender

 Male 68 48%
 Female 75 52%
Gender

Race

 White 142 99.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0610814586
Renter02011000
Total0810915586

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 26 43%
 Single Guardian 9 15%
 Singles 22 36%
 Singles With Roommate 4 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 47 77%
 Households with Kids 14 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male00101001000230210011
Female20100221211121011001
Total20201222211351221012

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18246 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18246 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 18246 real estate data, the median home value of $76,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 18246 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 18246 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18246 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 143 100%
 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 29 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 28 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 4 6%
 Households Vacant 10 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 10%
 For Sale Only 3 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1 10%
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 4 100%
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 $57,857 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 18246 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, 18246 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. Most commuters in 18246 can expect to fall in that range. 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 46 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 33 27%
 No Earnings 42 35%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 46 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 33 27%
 No Earnings 42 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 71 100%
 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

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 19 31%
 High School Graduate 25 41%
 Associate's degree 13 21%
 Bachelor's degree 4 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 8 21%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 58%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 21%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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