ZIP Code 18072 - Pen Argyl Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NamePen Argyl
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Northampton
Area Code484 / 610
Current Population:6571
Racial Majority:White 94.26%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.2%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$53299
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59830
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range591 - 1063 ft.
Area16 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.84495300, -75.25795700

Zip Code 18072 Profile

ZIP Code 18072 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. ZIP code 18072 is primarily located in Northampton County. The official US Postal Service name for 18072 is PEN ARGYL, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 18072 are contained within or border the city limits of Pen Argyl, PA, Wind Gap, PA, . ZIP code 18072 is within area code 610, area code 484 and area code 570. 18072 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18072 is 3.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 18072 increased to 6571 from 6506 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18072 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18072 public schools is White. 28% of students in 18072 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6188 94.26% 6228 -1%
 Black Or African American 79 1.2% 52 +52%
 Hispanic 207 3.15% 199 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.35% 9 +156%
 Asian 0 0% 22 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 60 1.04% 60 +13%

Zip Code 18072 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.2%
 Black Or African American 0.9%
 Hispanic 2.5%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 4.4%

Zip Code 18072 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population65716506
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households2523
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$53299
Income Under $50K Per Year46.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.50%
18072 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 7Susan WildDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$207174
Average Real Estate Sale Price$171356
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67b - Northern Shale Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 18072 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16172635455459585038302238
Avg Max Temp (°F)35394860728084827463514061
Avg Precip (In.)3.912.993.883.924.874.464.334.334.743.754.053.8749.08
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ
CBSA Type18072
CBSA Population822160
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours