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ZIP Code 18617

Primary City:Glen Lyon, PA (View All Cities)
County: Luzerne County
Timezone: Eastern (7:35am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.18, -76.07
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18617

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18617. 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 18617. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18617, 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:
Glen Lyon, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 18617 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18617 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 18617 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18617 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,924
Population Density 318 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,061
Median Home Value $74,700
Land Area 6.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 792
Median Household Income $26,435

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male585674777261645281735945583730161112
Female717967576464486272645562454327323739
Total1291351411341361251121141531371141071038057484851

Gender

 Male 936 49%
 Female 988 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,826 94.9%
 Black Or African American 41 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 41 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4437798104644329
Renter4166655439232715
Total45109142152143877044

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 294 37%
 Single Guardian 197 25%
 Singles 258 33%
 Singles With Roommate 43 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 526 66%
 Households with Kids 266 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male125138161112981220121812171715181021
Female151713111815131716151517911814189813
Total2722261934262526242735292723253133271834

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18617 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18617 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 18617 real estate data, the median home value of $74,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 18617 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 18617 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18617 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,924 100%
 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 257 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 205 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 330 31%
 Households Vacant 269 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 86 32.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 16 5.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 4.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 147 54.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 2%
 1 Bedroom 155 35%
 2 Bedroom 130 29%
 3+ Bedroom 146 33%
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 $26,435 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 18617 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 18617 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. However, that is not the case in 18617. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 381 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 335 24%
 No Earnings 682 49%
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 381 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 335 24%
 No Earnings 682 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 609 96%
 Public transportation 11 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 2%
 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 159 23%
 High School Graduate 477 70%
 Associate's degree 9 1%
 Bachelor's degree 30 4%
 Master's degree 8 1%
 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 382 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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