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ZIP Code 18461

Primary City:Starlight, PA (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (8:11am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.94, -75.33
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18461

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18461. 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 18461. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18461, 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:
Starlight, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 18461 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18461 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 18461 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 18461 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 404
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 331
Median Home Value $155,200
Land Area 21.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 185
Median Household Income $36,563

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 50


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56814
5-991120
10-14111122
15-1913720
20-2412618
25-296612
30-34101121
35-39161228
40-44111223
45-49181230
50-54151530
55-59212041
60-64181230
65-69141327
70-74121830
75-799716
80-847512
85 Plus7310

Gender

 Male 215 53%
 Female 189 47%
Gender

Race

 White 397 98.3%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24022
25-348917
35-4418725
45-5431637
55-6442345
65-7431132
75-8416218
85 Plus639

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 81 44%
 Single Guardian 28 15%
 Singles 59 32%
 Singles With Roommate 17 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 141 76%
 Households with Kids 44 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1000
2235
3336
4000
5336
6101
7347
8011
9235
10415
11112
12257
13112
14336
15325
16112
17426
18314
19213
20112

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18461 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18461 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 18461 real estate data, the median home value of $155,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 18461. Rentals in 18461 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18461 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 404 100%
 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 72 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 80 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 33 10%
 Households Vacant 146 44%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 128 88%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 5 33%
 3+ Bedroom 10 67%
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 $36,563 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 18461 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. Most commuters in 18461 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 86 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 60 21%
 No Earnings 142 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 86 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 60 21%
 No Earnings 142 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 104 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 6%
 Worked at Home 4 3%
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 31 22.1%
 High School Graduate 101 72.1%
 Associate's degree 2 1.4%
 Bachelor's degree 2 1.4%
 Master's degree 3 2.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 40 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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