Official Zip Code NameBeaver Meadows
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code272 / 570
Alternate Zip Code NamesBEAVER MDWS
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesCOXEVILLE
Current Population:1067
Racial Majority:White 94.80%
Unemployment Rate:8.79%
Median Household Income$43205
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38171
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time20.3 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Carbon
Elevation Range1414 - 1677 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.92932129, -75.92330170

Zip Code 18216 Description

Zip Code 18216 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. Zip code 18216 is primarily located in Carbon County. Portions of 18216 are also located in Luzerne County. The official US Postal Service name for 18216 is BEAVER MEADOWS, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 18216 are contained within or border the city limits of Tresckow, PA, Beaver Meadows, PA, Weatherly, PA, and Hazleton, PA. The area code for zip code 18216 is 570. 18216 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18216 is 8.79% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 9.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 18216 decreased to 1067 from 1330 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18216 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18216 public schools is . % of students in 18216 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 941 98.23% 1011 -7%
 Black Or African American 17 1.77% 7 +143%
 Hispanic 0 0% 24 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 12 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 12 0% 12 -100%

Zip Code 18216 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 18216 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population10671330
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households461
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$43205
Income Under $50K Per Year58.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.20%
114 US Congressional DistrictPennsylvania 11
RepresentativeLou Barletta
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$173200
Average Real Estate Sale Price$64000
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)8.79%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.96%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.44%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All
Ecoregion 67e - Anthracite Subregion
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 18216 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14162434455358574938292037
Avg Max Temp (°F)32344456677580787059463656
Avg Precip (In.)4.153.254.224.215.065.424.544.434.974.014.49452.74
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ
CBSA Type18216
CBSA Population822160
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours