ZIP Code 18222 - Drums Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameDrums
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Luzerne
Area Code272 / 570
Current Population:9020
Racial Majority:White 92.85%
Public School Racial Majority:White 90.7%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$57154
Average Adjusted Gross Income$69760
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time25.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1119 - 1549 ft.
Area34 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.03561200, -75.99147700

Zip Code 18222 Profile

ZIP Code 18222 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. ZIP code 18222 is primarily located in Luzerne County. The official US Postal Service name for 18222 is DRUMS, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 18222 are contained within or border the city limits of Mountain Top, PA, . The area code for ZIP code 18222 is 570. 18222 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18222 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 18222 increased to 9020 from 7131 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18222 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18222 public schools is White. 30.4% of students in 18222 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 8573 92.85% 8164 +5%
 Black Or African American 270 2.92% 393 -31%
 Hispanic 157 1.7% 269 -42%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 10 -100%
 Asian 195 2.11% 104 +88%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 73 0.41% 73 -48%

Zip Code 18222 Race/Ethnicity

 White 90.7%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 6.5%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 18222 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population90207131
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households3391
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$57154
Income Under $50K Per Year41.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.80%
18222 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 8Matt CartwrightDemocrat
Pennsylvania District 9Dan MeuserRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$184530
Average Real Estate Sale Price$142178
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.4%
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 67b - Northern Shale Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 18222 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)14162435455459575038302037
Avg Max Temp (°F)31344456677479776959463656
Avg Precip (In.)3.262.813.393.934.584.974.354.274.963.724.023.2947.54
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA
CBSA Type18222
CBSA Population551999
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours