ZIP Code 18249 - Sugarloaf Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameSugarloaf
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Luzerne
Area Code272 / 570
Current Population:4129
Racial Majority:White 97.78%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$66492
Average Adjusted Gross Income$81370
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range807 - 1362 ft.
Area31 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.98342800, -76.12083600

Zip Code 18249 Profile

Zip Code 18249 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. Zip code 18249 is primarily located in Luzerne County. The official US Postal Service name for 18249 is SUGARLOAF, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 18249 are contained within or border the city limits of Conyngham, PA, West Hazleton, PA, . The area code for zip code 18249 is 570. 18249 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18249 is 5.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 18249 increased to 4129 from 3622 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18249 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18249 public schools is White. 32.7% of students in 18249 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3970 97.78% 3993 -1%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 5 -100%
 Hispanic 55 1.35% 59 -7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 35 0.86% 38 -8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 29 0% 29 -100%

Zip Code 18249 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.3%
 Black Or African American 1.1%
 Hispanic 3.7%
 Asian 1.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 18249 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population41293622
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households1642
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$66492
Income Under $50K Per Year38.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.90%
18249 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 9Dan MeuserRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$279974
Average Real Estate Sale Price$183952
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.9%
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 18249 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)15172535455459585039302137
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364557687680797160483757
Avg Precip (In.)3.212.683.413.794.454.844.233.884.763.583.83.2245.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA
CBSA Type18249
CBSA Population551999
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours