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ZIP Code 18612

Primary City:Dallas, PA (View All Cities)
County: Luzerne County
Timezone: Eastern (9:25am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.3, -76.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18612

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18612. 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 18612. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18612, 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:
Dallas, PA
Acceptable:
Monroe Township, Monroe Twp
Unacceptable:
College Misericordia

Stats and Demographics for the 18612 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18612 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 18612 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18612 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,051
Population Density 335 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,590
Median Home Value $176,900
Land Area 53.90 sq mi
Water Area 1.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,114
Median Household Income $61,291

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male359472493647701622632699763860822674576400291221178132
Female343384457694627286363489530616642563537405371334382486
Total7028569501,3411,3289089951,1881,2931,4761,4641,2371,113805662555560618

Gender

 Male 9,542 53%
 Female 8,509 47%
Gender

Race

 White 16,425 91.0%
 Black Or African American 1,224 6.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.1%
 Asian 129 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 129 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 128 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner303118521,1921,106727471156
Renter104147165157129140223204
Total1344581,0171,3491,235867694360

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,343 55%
 Single Guardian 717 12%
 Singles 1,745 29%
 Singles With Roommate 309 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,381 72%
 Households with Kids 1,733 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male57727587878981951201079010282112118109114130176175
Female727174786586829259869183921059311393170225226
Total129143149165152175163187179193181185174217211222207300401401

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18612 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18612 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 18612 real estate data, the median home value of $176,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 18612. Rentals in 18612 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18612 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,700 81.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,086 11.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 11 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 358 2.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 802 4.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 94 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,046 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,799 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,269 19%
 Households Vacant 476 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 72 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 124 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 91 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 167 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 107 8%
 1 Bedroom 320 23%
 2 Bedroom 467 34%
 3+ Bedroom 472 35%
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 $61,291 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 18612 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 18612 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 5,215 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,960 27%
 No Earnings 5,272 36%
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 5,215 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,960 27%
 No Earnings 5,272 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,072 92.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 304 4.0%
 Worked at Home 273 3.6%
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 428 7%
 High School Graduate 3,383 56%
 Associate's degree 410 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,209 20%
 Master's degree 326 5%
 Professional school degree 211 3%
 Doctorate degree 93 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,309 76.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 418 13.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 289 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 18612

ZIP Code 18612 is in the Dallas School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 18612.

Wycallis Elementary School
2010 Conyngham Ave
Dallas, PA 18612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas School District
Dallas Elementary School
2000 Conyngham Ave
Dallas, PA 18612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dallas School District
Dallas Ms
2020 Conyngham Ave
Dallas, PA 18612
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dallas School District
Lehman-Jackson Elementary School
1237 Market St
Dallas, PA 18612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake-Lehman School District
Dallas Shs
2030 Conyngham Ave
Dallas, PA 18612
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dallas School District
Im Big Now Learning Center
3200 Memorial Hwy Ste 102
Dallas, PA 18612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Dallas Little People Daycare School
96 Huntsville Rd
Dallas, PA 18612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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