ZIP Code 18472 - Waymart Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameWaymart
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wayne
Secondary County: Lackawanna
Area Code272 / 570
Current Population:7521
Racial Majority:White 74.95%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$42953
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53570
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1309 - 1736 ft.
Area59 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.59009300, -75.40731500

Zip Code 18472 Profile

ZIP Code 18472 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. ZIP code 18472 is primarily located in Wayne County. Portions of 18472 are also located in Lackawanna County. The official US Postal Service name for 18472 is WAYMART, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 18472 are contained within or border the city limits of Waymart, PA, Vandling, PA, . The area code for ZIP code 18472 is 570. 18472 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18472 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% 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 18472 increased to 7521 from 4994 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18472 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18472 public schools is White. 52.3% of students in 18472 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5626 74.95% 5629 +-0%
 Black Or African American 1077 14.35% 1131 -5%
 Hispanic 636 8.47% 598 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.44% 40 -18%
 Asian 35 0.47% 46 -24%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 12 0.03% 12 -83%
 Two Or More Races 65 1.29% 65 +49%

Zip Code 18472 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 3.5%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.9%

Zip Code 18472 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population75214994
Male Population69.70%
Female Population30.30%
Total Households1740
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42953
Income Under $50K Per Year59.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.40%
18472 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 8Matt CartwrightDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$177750
Average Real Estate Sale Price$30500
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 60b - Northeastern Uplands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 18472 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11132132425156544635281834
Avg Max Temp (°F)31334355677479776959473556
Avg Precip (In.)3.52.813.43.944.374.5943.84.363.5743.5645.9
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours