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ZIP Code 18437

Primary City:Lake Como, PA (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (11:59am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.86, -75.31
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18437

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18437. 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 18437. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18437, 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:
Lake Como, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 18437 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18437 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 18437 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 families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18437 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 211
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 160
Median Home Value $157,500
Land Area 11.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 91
Median Household Income $30,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57411
5-9347
10-1461016
15-194610
20-24325
25-29358
30-34224
35-3910717
40-446915
45-499918
50-546915
55-59121022
60-649918
65-694610
70-74448
75-79448
80-84369
85 Plus4610

Gender

 Male 99 47%
 Female 112 53%
Gender

Race

 White 204 96.7%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 6 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24011
25-34224
35-447613
45-5416218
55-6420424
65-7410212
75-848513
85 Plus426

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 46 51%
 Single Guardian 15 16%
 Singles 25 27%
 Singles With Roommate 5 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 71 78%
 Households with Kids 20 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1101
2213
3123
4011
5112
6022
7101
8011
9101
10011
11011
12224
13347
14123
15134
16123
17112
18000
19101
20202

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18437 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 18437 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 18437 real estate data, the median home value of $157,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 18437 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 18437 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18437 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 211 100%
 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 26 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 41 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 24 15%
 Households Vacant 69 43%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 4 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 83%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 64%
 3+ Bedroom 5 36%
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 $30,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 18437 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 18437 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. However, that is not the case in 18437. 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 27 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 26 16%
 No Earnings 110 67%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 27 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 26 16%
 No Earnings 110 67%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 37 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 4 10%
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 6 8%
 High School Graduate 44 62%
 Associate's degree 6 8%
 Bachelor's degree 10 14%
 Master's degree 3 4%
 Professional school degree 2 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8 57%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 43%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes