ZIP Code 18042 - Easton Pennsylvania

ZIP Code 18042 is located in Easton Pennsylvania. Portions of 18042 are also in Raubsville and West Easton and Wilson and Glendon and Williams Township (Northampton County) and Forks Township (Northampton County) and Palmer Township and Pohatcong Township. 18042 is primarily within Northampton County, with some portions in Bucks County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Philadelphia.

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ZIP Code 18042 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameEaston
Primary CountyNorthampton County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)44,818
Area Code(s)484 / 610 / 835
Current Time

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18042 Demographics

18042 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 18042 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 18042 is White. The current unemployment level in 18042 is 6.5%.

Population Growth Rate4.02%
Population Density1,968 People per Square Mile
Total Households15,367
Percentage High Income Households1.9%
Median Household Income (2021)$66,997
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$57,730
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)6.5%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 64.83%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 42.45%

18042 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American1100.24%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

18042 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American110.29%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander50.13%

18042 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,7077.4%
Bachelor Degree3,18013.78%
High School Diploma8,85538.38%
No High School Diploma5572.41%
GED or Alternate1,4526.29%
1 or More Years of College3,79716.46%
Associates Degree1,6237.03%
Masters Degree1,4006.07%
Professional Degree2541.1%
Doctorate Degree2461.07%

18042 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 18042
RegionMetro Philadelphia
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreasAllentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area23 Square Miles

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18042 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Average First Frost DateOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateMay 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion67a - Northern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys

18042 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202837475761595240322439
Avg Max Temp (°F)37415062728185837665534262
Avg Precip (In.)3.742.843.693.724.544.084.314.254.513.493.863.5846.61

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