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ZIP Code 18848

Primary City:Towanda, PA (View All Cities)
County: Bradford County
Timezone: Eastern (10:54am)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.7, -76.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18848

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18848. 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 18848. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18848, 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:
Towanda, PA
Acceptable:
Burlingtn Twp, Burlington Township

Stats and Demographics for the 18848 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18848 is located in northeast 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 18848 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 families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18848 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,193
Population Density 87 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,494
Median Home Value $126,100
Land Area 105.97 sq mi
Water Area 2.54 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,868
Median Household Income $48,580

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5282259541
5-9248236484
10-14300257557
15-19313268581
20-24281201482
25-29249243492
30-34192195387
35-39237239476
40-44319311630
45-49385384769
50-54377369746
55-59346341687
60-64314317631
65-69240275515
70-74170204374
75-79125164289
80-84117151268
85 Plus80204284

Gender

 Male 4,575 50%
 Female 4,618 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,974 97.6%
 Black Or African American 37 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.2%
 Asian 33 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 17 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 111 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-242389112
25-34192225417
35-44387182569
45-54640213853
55-64626158784
65-74418132550
75-8429991390
85 Plus9697193

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,891 49%
 Single Guardian 627 16%
 Singles 1,124 29%
 Singles With Roommate 226 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,784 72%
 Households with Kids 1,084 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
14362105
25964123
3504090
45744101
55060110
6473279
74951100
8534194
94952101
105961120
115748105
12524092
136549114
146759126
157250122
166055115
178658144
186560125
19304575
207935114

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18848 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18848 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 18848 real estate data, the median home value of $126,100 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 18848. Rentals in 18848 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Studio apartments are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18848 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,129 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 64 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,481 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,200 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,187 26%
 Households Vacant 626 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 122 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Sale Only 19 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 304 49%
 For Migrant Workers 42 7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 117 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 297 29%
 1 Bedroom 159 15%
 2 Bedroom 218 21%
 3+ Bedroom 355 34%
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 $48,580 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 18848 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 18848 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 3,006 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,634 22%
 No Earnings 2,788 38%
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 3,006 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,634 22%
 No Earnings 2,788 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,671 91.1%
 Public transportation 33 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 170 4.2%
 Worked at Home 153 3.8%
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. 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 443 14.3%
 High School Graduate 1,824 59.0%
 Associate's degree 193 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 450 14.5%
 Master's degree 106 3.4%
 Professional school degree 65 2.1%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,318 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 135 8.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 121 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 18848

ZIP Code 18848 is in the Towanda Area School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 18848.

Towanda Area Elementary School
420 State St
Towanda, PA 18848
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Towanda Area School District
Morrow Elementary School
101 North Fourth St
Towanda, PA 18848
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Towanda Area School District
Towanda Area Jshs
1 High School Dr
Towanda, PA 18848
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Towanda Area School District
Northern Tier Career Center
120 Career Center
Towanda, PA 18848
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northern Tier Career Center School District
St Agnes School
102 3rd St
Towanda, PA 18848
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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