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ZIP Code 16848

Post Office City:Lamar, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Clinton County
Timezone: Eastern (8:49pm)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.012, -77.533
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16848

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 16848. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 16848 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Lamar, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 16848 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16848 is located in central 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 16848 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16848 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 319
Population Density 835 people per sq mi
Housing Units 165
Median Home Value $88,900
Land Area 0.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 135
Median Household Income $34,844

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 511718
5-98614
10-148917
15-1910616
20-24131023
25-29141125
30-34101020
35-39101121
40-4416925
45-4951116
50-5413821
55-5911819
60-6410818
65-6981220
70-7491019
75-794711
80-84246
85 Plus5510

Gender

 Male 167 52%
 Female 152 48%
Gender

Race

 White 313 98.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 4 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24426
25-3419322
35-4418624
45-5418321
55-6417421
65-7424024
75-8411011
85 Plus516

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 73 54%
 Single Guardian 16 12%
 Singles 33 24%
 Singles With Roommate 13 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 104 77%
 Households with Kids 31 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1112
2437
3213
4213
5213
6202
7213
8022
9224
10235
11246
12112
13213
14101
15112
16303
17022
18134
19505
20314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16848 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 16848 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 16848 real estate data, the median home value of $88,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 16848 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 16848 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16848 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 319 100%
 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 55 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 61 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 19 12%
 Households Vacant 30 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 2 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 67%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1 3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 10%
 2 Bedroom 19 66%
 3+ Bedroom 7 24%
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 $34,844 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 16848 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 16848 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 16848 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 174 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 24 7%
 No Earnings 139 41%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 174 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 24 7%
 No Earnings 139 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 176 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 19 10%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

For more information, see Lamar, PA education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 51 16%
 High School Graduate 212 68%
 Associate's degree 12 4%
 Bachelor's degree 27 9%
 Master's degree 9 3%
 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 55 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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