ZIP Code 18235 - Lehighton Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameLehighton
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Carbon
Area Code484 / 610
Current Population:19353
Racial Majority:White 96.23%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$43655
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56980
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range561 - 1496 ft.
Area83 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.83438800, -75.69196700

Zip Code 18235 Profile

ZIP Code 18235 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. ZIP code 18235 is primarily located in Carbon County. The official US Postal Service name for 18235 is LEHIGHTON, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 18235 are contained within or border the city limits of Weissport East, PA, Lehighton, PA, Jim Thorpe, PA, Parryville, PA, Weissport, PA, and Summit Hill, PA. ZIP code 18235 is within area code 610, area code 484 and area code 570. 18235 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18235 is 3.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 18235 increased to 19353 from 18329 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18235 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18235 public schools is White. 40.2% of students in 18235 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 18510 96.23% 18627 -1%
 Black Or African American 196 1.02% 78 +151%
 Hispanic 297 1.54% 391 -24%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 27 -100%
 Asian 12 0.06% 66 -82%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 15 -100%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 146 1.15% 146 +51%

Zip Code 18235 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.4%
 Black Or African American 1.9%
 Hispanic 3.3%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 18235 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1935318329
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households7713
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
40.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
71.4%
Median Household Income$43655
Income Under $50K Per Year55.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.60%
18235 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 9Dan MeuserRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$179679
Average Real Estate Sale Price$160365
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
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 18235 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18202837475661605240322440
Avg Max Temp (°F)37404961728085837564524162
Avg Precip (In.)3.973.0243.784.724.423.914.434.53.724.143.8748.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ
CBSA Type18235
CBSA Population822160
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours