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ZIP Code 18426

Primary City:Greentown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Pike County
Timezone: Eastern (9:13am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.3, -75.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18426

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18426. 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 18426. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18426, 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:
Greentown, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 18426 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18426 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 18426 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 18426 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,526
Population Density 77 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,665
Median Home Value $158,400
Land Area 59.13 sq mi
Water Area 3.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,905
Median Household Income $47,165

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male87125162198796777114140199166173184181134706721
Female92121128143757283130168210207169206192109816036
Total17924629034115413916024430840937334239037324315112757

Gender

 Male 2,244 50%
 Female 2,282 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,355 96.2%
 Black Or African American 49 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.4%
 Asian 20 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 32 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 54 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner106423038038935815929
Renter164764714125166
Total2611129445143038317535

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,050 55%
 Single Guardian 293 15%
 Singles 472 25%
 Singles With Roommate 90 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,382 73%
 Households with Kids 523 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1822112124213117322437343631444637393219
Female211418222321222332232923223131314323159
Total3936294347425340644766575862757780624728

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18426 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 18426 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 18426 real estate data, the median home value of $158,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 18426 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 18426 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18426 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,526 100%
 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 1,011 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 608 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 286 6%
 Households Vacant 2,760 59%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 1.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.2%
 For Sale Only 89 3.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,552 92.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 76 2.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 3%
 1 Bedroom 26 6%
 2 Bedroom 187 45%
 3+ Bedroom 187 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 $47,165 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 18426 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. However, that is not the case in 18426. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,155 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,042 28%
 No Earnings 1,535 41%
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 1,155 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,042 28%
 No Earnings 1,535 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,570 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 76 4%
 Worked at Home 71 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 100 5%
 High School Graduate 1,258 67%
 Associate's degree 139 7%
 Bachelor's degree 254 14%
 Master's degree 73 4%
 Professional school degree 25 1%
 Doctorate degree 30 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 745 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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