Zip Code 18201 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHazleton
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Luzerne
Secondary County: Carbon
Area Code272 / 570
Current Population:27516
Racial Majority:White 52.31%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 72%
Unemployment Rate:15.9%
Median Household Income$36274
Average Adjusted Gross Income$33390
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.8 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1532 - 1726 ft.
Area25 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.94776154, -75.95944977

Zip Code 18201 Description

Zip Code 18201 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. Zip code 18201 is primarily located in Luzerne County. Portions of 18201 are also located in Carbon County. The official US Postal Service name for 18201 is HAZLETON, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 18201 are contained within or border the city limits of Hazleton, PA, Tresckow, PA, Beaver Meadows, PA, Jeddo, PA, and West Hazleton, PA. The area code for zip code 18201 is 570. 18201 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18201 is 15.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 18201 decreased to 27516 from 35680 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18201 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18201 public schools is Hispanic. 88.8% of students in 18201 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 14479 52.31% 16875 -14%
 Black Or African American 620 2.24% 504 +23%
 Hispanic 12155 43.91% 9674 +26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.03% 25 -68%
 Asian 105 0.38% 198 -47%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.05% 5 +160%
 Other Race 47 0.13% 47 -21%
 Two Or More Races 188 0.95% 188 +40%

Zip Code 18201 Race/Ethnicity

 White 22.8%
 Black Or African American 3.2%
 Hispanic 72%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 18201 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2751635680
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households10735
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
88.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$36274
Income Under $50K Per Year64.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.30%
18201 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 8Matt CartwrightDemocrat
Pennsylvania District 9Dan MeuserRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Pennsylvania Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$94077
Average Real Estate Sale Price$53828
Current Unemployment Level 15.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level19.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 67e - Anthracite Subregion
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 18201 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14152434455358574938291936
Avg Max Temp (°F)31344355667479776958463556
Avg Precip (In.)3.613.063.844.034.925.154.444.375.073.834.223.6350.17
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA
CBSA Type18201
CBSA Population551999
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours