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ZIP Code 18657

Primary City:Tunkhannock, PA (View All Cities)
County: Wyoming County
Timezone: Eastern (7:33am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.5, -75.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18657

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18657. 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 18657. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18657, 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:
Tunkhannock, PA
Acceptable:
Forkston Township, Forkston Twp, Mehoopany Twp, Monroe Township, Monroe Twp
Unacceptable:
Center Moreland, Mehoopany, Mehoopany Township

Stats and Demographics for the 18657 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18657 is located in east Pennsylvania and covers a slightly higher 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 18657 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18657 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,985
Population Density 97 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,484
Median Home Value $160,500
Land Area 123.39 sq mi
Water Area 3.68 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,807
Median Household Income $50,278

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5306277583
5-9365325690
10-14414352766
15-19481355836
20-24349273622
25-29296296592
30-34297297594
35-39380386766
40-44354420774
45-49474435909
50-544685351,003
55-59470441911
60-64433426859
65-69376342718
70-74228245473
75-79154155309
80-84106180286
85 Plus90204294

Gender

 Male 6,041 50%
 Female 5,944 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,714 97.7%
 Black Or African American 72 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.2%
 Asian 52 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 19 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 107 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243884122
25-34273209482
35-44590208798
45-548382061,044
55-649051481,053
65-74640110750
75-8430096396
85 Plus11349162

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,569 53%
 Single Guardian 716 15%
 Singles 1,273 26%
 Singles With Roommate 249 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,401 71%
 Households with Kids 1,406 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15755112
26952121
35761118
47563138
57569144
67452126
76678144
88065145
97061131
109263155
117476150
127677153
138467151
148869157
1511468182
1610977186
1710889197
188978167
196143104
208253135

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18657 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18657 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 18657 real estate data, the median home value of $160,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 18657 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 18657 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18657 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,726 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 58 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 55 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 111 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 35 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,163 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,534 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,110 20%
 Households Vacant 677 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 60 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 36 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 449 66%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 116 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 60 5%
 1 Bedroom 199 17%
 2 Bedroom 490 42%
 3+ Bedroom 430 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 $50,278 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 18657 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 18657 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,814 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,524 25%
 No Earnings 3,675 37%
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 3,814 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,524 25%
 No Earnings 3,675 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,120 92.6%
 Public transportation 31 0.6%
 Taxicab 3 0.1%
 Motorcycle 9 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 120 2.2%
 Worked at Home 249 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 474 11.1%
 High School Graduate 2,707 63.5%
 Associate's degree 286 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 569 13.4%
 Master's degree 167 3.9%
 Professional school degree 28 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 29 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,910 80.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 248 10.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 202 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 18657

ZIP Code 18657 is in the Tunkhannock Area School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 18657.

Tunkhannock Ms
200 Franklin Ave
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tunkhannock Area School District
Roslund Elementary School
99 Digger Dr
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tunkhannock Area School District
Evans Falls Elementary School
2055 Sr 29 South
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tunkhannock Area School District
Tunkhannock High School
135 Tiger Dr
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tunkhannock Area School District
Eihab School
Rr 92 in Falls Hoban Heights
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Endless Mountains Christian Academy
135 W Tioga St
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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