ZIP Code 18436 - Lake Ariel Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameLake Ariel
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Secondary County: Lackawanna
Area Code272 / 570
Current Population:13853
Racial Majority:White 92.51%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$45376
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64290
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time30.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1283 - 2110 ft.
Area79 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.43609300, -75.39306500

Zip Code 18436 Profile

ZIP Code 18436 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. ZIP code 18436 is primarily located in Wayne County. Portions of 18436 are also located in Lackawanna County. The official US Postal Service name for 18436 is LAKE ARIEL, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 18436 are contained within or border the city limits of Mount Cobb, PA, Jessup, PA, Olyphant, PA, Dunmore, PA, and Throop, PA. The area code for ZIP code 18436 is 570. 18436 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18436 is 4.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 18436 increased to 13853 from 12113 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18436 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18436 public schools is White. 47.1% of students in 18436 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 12775 92.51% 13096 -2%
 Black Or African American 353 2.56% 170 +108%
 Hispanic 506 3.66% 374 +35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.07% 20 -50%
 Asian 102 0.74% 54 +89%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 131 0.46% 131 -52%

Zip Code 18436 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.4%
 Black Or African American 2.3%
 Hispanic 4.1%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 18436 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1385312113
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households5619
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45376
Income Under $50K Per Year56.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.90%
18436 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 8Matt CartwrightDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$187939
Average Real Estate Sale Price$150516
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 60b - Northeastern Uplands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 18436 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11122131415155544634271833
Avg Max Temp (°F)33354356677579786960483757
Avg Precip (In.)3.372.773.413.894.274.663.783.684.263.443.843.3344.72
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours