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ZIP Code 18602

Primary City:Bear Creek, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Luzerne County
Timezone: Eastern (9:11pm)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -75.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18602

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18602. 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 18602. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18602, 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:
Bear Creek, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 18602 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18602 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 18602 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18602 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 257
Population Density 133 people per sq mi
Housing Units 155
Median Home Value $317,100
Land Area 1.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 119
Median Household Income $102,857

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male684510456101015141391141
Female413652127101469141551017
Total1021101031612162416242828142158

Gender

 Male 126 49%
 Female 131 51%
Gender

Race

 White 253 98.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.8%
 Asian 1 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner147223022166
Renter00232400
Total149253226166

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 71 60%
 Single Guardian 9 8%
 Singles 36 30%
 Singles With Roommate 3 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 98 82%
 Households with Kids 21 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male02121501112100011210
Female10112443021012012111
Total12233944133112023321

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18602 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18602 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 18602 real estate data, the median home value of $317,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 18602 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18602 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 257 100%
 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 50 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 58 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 11 7%
 Households Vacant 36 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 78%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2 6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 38%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 5 63%
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 $102,857 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 18602 can expect to fall in that range. 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 82 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 91 34%
 No Earnings 96 36%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 82 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 91 34%
 No Earnings 96 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 148 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 1%
 Worked at Home 11 7%
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 10 8%
 High School Graduate 29 23%
 Associate's degree 6 5%
 Bachelor's degree 48 39%
 Master's degree 18 15%
 Professional school degree 13 10%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11 15%
 Enrolled in Private School 59 82%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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