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ZIP Code 18940

Primary City:Newtown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Bucks County
Timezone: Eastern (8:17am)
Coordinates:40.26, -74.96
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18940

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18940. 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 18940. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18940, 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:
Newtown, PA
Acceptable:
George School, Upper Makefield, Upr Makefield
Unacceptable:
Wrightstown

Stats and Demographics for the 18940 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18940 is located in southeast 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 18940 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18940 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,825
Population Density 882 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,274
Median Home Value $428,700
Land Area 32.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,867
Median Household Income $114,423

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57877171,504
5-99259281,853
10-141,2181,1262,344
15-191,0711,0052,076
20-246155261,141
25-295325921,124
30-346076851,292
35-397728921,664
40-449881,1672,155
45-491,3331,4882,821
50-541,4211,5272,948
55-591,2211,2682,489
60-648958601,755
65-695205521,072
70-74319368687
75-79242332574
80-84223370593
85 Plus205528733

Gender

 Male 13,894 48%
 Female 14,931 52%
Gender

Race

 White 26,155 90.7%
 Black Or African American 341 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.1%
 Asian 1,889 6.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 95 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 314 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24284977
25-34658270928
35-441,6662881,954
45-542,8882953,183
55-642,3311732,504
65-749831131,096
75-84453265718
85 Plus118289407

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,981 64%
 Single Guardian 1,054 10%
 Singles 2,415 22%
 Singles With Roommate 417 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,847 63%
 Households with Kids 4,020 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1170135305
2157167324
3147148295
4170143313
5190183373
6165182347
7170176346
8186189375
9214198412
10247194441
11229221450
12245225470
13232239471
14265247512
15246251497
16254224478
17274248522
18177197374
1912085205
2012193214

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18940 has a small 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 18940 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 18940 real estate data, the median home value of $428,700 is extremely high 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 18940. Rentals in 18940 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18940 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,596 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 229 0.8%
 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 7,295 65%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,830 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,742 15%
 Households Vacant 407 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 94 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 6%
 For Sale Only 105 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 77 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 89 6%
 1 Bedroom 461 31%
 2 Bedroom 492 33%
 3+ Bedroom 435 29%
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 $114,423 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 18940 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. However, that is not the case in 18940. 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 10,547 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,763 25%
 No Earnings 6,841 30%
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 10,547 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,763 25%
 No Earnings 6,841 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,626 87.1%
 Public transportation 353 2.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 290 2.0%
 Worked at Home 1,208 8.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 18940 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 235 2%
 High School Graduate 2,980 31%
 Associate's degree 440 5%
 Bachelor's degree 3,162 33%
 Master's degree 1,625 17%
 Professional school degree 649 7%
 Doctorate degree 439 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,541 72.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,314 20.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 456 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 18940

ZIP Code 18940 is in the Council Rock School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 18940.

Newtown Elementary School
1 Wrights Rd
Newtown, PA 18940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Council Rock School District
Goodnoe Elementary School
298 Frost Ln
Newtown, PA 18940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Council Rock School District
Sol Feinstone Elementary School
1090 Eagle Rd
Newtown, PA 18940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Council Rock School District
Wrightstown Elementary School
729 Penns Park Rd
Wrightstown, PA 18940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Council Rock School District
Council Rock Hs North
62 Swamp Rd
Newtown, PA 18940
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Council Rock School District
Newtown Ms
116 Richboro Rd
Newtown, PA 18940
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Council Rock School District
St Andrew School
51 Wrights Rd
Newtown, PA 18940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Newtown Friends School
1450 Newtown Langhorne Rd
Newtown, PA 18940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
George School
1690 Newtown Langhorne Rd
Newtown, PA 18940
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Goddard School
119 Pheasant Run
Newtown, PA 18940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shir Ami Early Learning Center
101 Richboro Newtown Rd
Newtown, PA 18940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Chesterbrook Academy
51 Marigold Dr
Newtown, PA 18940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Childs World
2147 S Eagle Rd
Newtown, PA 18940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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