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ZIP Code 18426

Post Office City:Greentown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Pike County
Timezone: Eastern (1:05am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.3, -75.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18426

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 18426. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 18426 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:
Greentown, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 18426 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18426 is located in eastern 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 18426 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18426 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,526
Population Density 77 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,665
Median Home Value $158,400
Land Area 59.13 sq mi
Water Area 3.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,905
Median Household Income $47,165

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58792179
5-9125121246
10-14162128290
15-19198143341
20-247975154
25-296772139
30-347783160
35-39114130244
40-44140168308
45-49199210409
50-54166207373
55-59173169342
60-64184206390
65-69181192373
70-74134109243
75-797081151
80-846760127
85 Plus213657

Gender

 Male 2,244 50%
 Female 2,282 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,355 96.2%
 Black Or African American 49 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.4%
 Asian 20 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 32 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 54 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24101626
25-346447111
35-4423064294
45-5438071451
55-6438941430
65-7435825383
75-8415916175
85 Plus29635

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,050 55%
 Single Guardian 293 15%
 Singles 472 25%
 Singles With Roommate 90 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,382 73%
 Households with Kids 523 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1182139
2221436
3111829
4212243
5242347
6212142
7312253
8172340
9323264
10242347
11372966
12342357
13362258
14313162
15443175
16463177
17374380
18392362
19321547
2019928

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18426 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 18426 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 18426 real estate data, the median home value of $158,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 18426 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 18426 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18426 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,526 100%
 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 1,011 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 608 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 286 6%
 Households Vacant 2,760 59%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 1.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.2%
 For Sale Only 89 3.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,552 92.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 76 2.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 3%
 1 Bedroom 26 6%
 2 Bedroom 187 45%
 3+ Bedroom 187 45%
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 $47,165 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 18426 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. 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 18426. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,155 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,042 28%
 No Earnings 1,535 41%
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 1,155 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,042 28%
 No Earnings 1,535 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,570 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 76 4%
 Worked at Home 71 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 18426 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 132 4%
 High School Graduate 2,217 66%
 Associate's degree 240 7%
 Bachelor's degree 431 13%
 Master's degree 240 7%
 Professional school degree 47 1%
 Doctorate degree 42 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 745 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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