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ZIP Code 18255

Primary City:Weatherly, PA (View All Cities)
County: Carbon County
Timezone: Eastern (11:05am)
Coordinates:40.9, -75.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18255

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18255. 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 18255. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18255, 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:
Weatherly, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 18255 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18255 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 18255 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18255 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,337
Population Density 59 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,000
Median Home Value $132,300
Land Area 73.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,731
Median Household Income $50,867

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male83107124138110968511213618320015413710490726960
Female90102132138100104771281661781931401421229898110159
Total173209256276210200162240302361393294279226188170179219

Gender

 Male 2,060 47%
 Female 2,277 53%
Gender

Race

 White 4,197 96.8%
 Black Or African American 22 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2%
 Asian 21 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 33 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 56 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner98122636029422814651
Renter1754384735246358
Total26135264407329252209109

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 913 53%
 Single Guardian 243 14%
 Singles 471 27%
 Singles With Roommate 104 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,282 74%
 Households with Kids 449 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1611162219153317231730282227293026302317
Female2018182219202025182935182327392834201725
Total3629344438355342414665464554685860504042

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18255 has a slightly less than average 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 18255 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 18255 real estate data, the median home value of $132,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 18255. Rentals in 18255 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18255 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,174 96.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 156 3.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 831 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 564 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 336 17%
 Households Vacant 269 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 10.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 40 14.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 67 24.9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 122 45.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 50 20%
 1 Bedroom 25 10%
 2 Bedroom 61 24%
 3+ Bedroom 113 45%
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 $50,867 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 18255 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 18255 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 1,323 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 880 24%
 No Earnings 1,488 40%
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 1,323 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 880 24%
 No Earnings 1,488 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,860 92.7%
 Public transportation 5 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 79 3.9%
 Worked at Home 63 3.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 127 8.1%
 High School Graduate 1,087 69.6%
 Associate's degree 174 11.1%
 Bachelor's degree 124 7.9%
 Master's degree 31 2.0%
 Professional school degree 16 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 598 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 91 12.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 47 6.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 18255

ZIP Code 18255 is in the Weatherly Area School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 18255.

Weatherly Area Elementary School
602 6th St
Weatherly, PA 18255
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Weatherly Area School District
Weatherly Area Ms
602 6th St
Weatherly, PA 18255
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Weatherly Area School District
Weatherly Area Shs
601 6th St
Weatherly, PA 18255
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Weatherly Area School District

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