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ZIP Code 18821

Primary City:Great Bend, PA (View All Cities)
County: Susquehanna County
Timezone: Eastern (5:27pm)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.98, -75.74
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18821

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18821. 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 18821. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18821, 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:
Great Bend, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 18821 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18821 is located in northeast 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 18821 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18821 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,153
Population Density 334 people per sq mi
Housing Units 559
Median Home Value $99,000
Land Area 3.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 523
Median Household Income $35,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2926303434382827284455443830251898
Female322131493828252040435442503730242717
Total6147618372665347688710986886755423625

Gender

 Male 545 47%
 Female 608 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,132 98.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner216408872552412
Renter213029333426329
Total234669121106815621

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 230 44%
 Single Guardian 82 16%
 Singles 177 34%
 Singles With Roommate 34 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 390 75%
 Households with Kids 133 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male64457410324531177111693
Female196104463488627312141734
Total7131015118166612139131410132523127

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18821 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18821 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 18821 real estate data, the median home value of $99,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 18821 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 18821 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18821 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,153 100%
 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 177 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 132 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 214 38%
 Households Vacant 36 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 3 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 7%
 1 Bedroom 83 41%
 2 Bedroom 61 30%
 3+ Bedroom 44 22%
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 $35,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 18821 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, 18821 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. More commuters in 18821 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 332 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 236 23%
 No Earnings 476 46%
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 332 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 236 23%
 No Earnings 476 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 476 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 2%
 Worked at Home 8 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 80 16.0%
 High School Graduate 338 67.5%
 Associate's degree 8 1.6%
 Bachelor's degree 37 7.4%
 Master's degree 35 7.0%
 Professional school degree 3 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 106 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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