ZIP Code 18517 - Taylor Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameTaylor
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lackawanna
Area Code272 / 570
Current Population:5274
Racial Majority:White 88.29%
Public School Racial Majority:White 81.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$44245
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42980
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time18.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range879 - 958 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.39366500, -75.71819300

Zip Code 18517 Profile

ZIP Code 18517 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. ZIP code 18517 is primarily located in Lackawanna County. The official US Postal Service name for 18517 is TAYLOR, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 18517 are contained within or border the city limits of Taylor, PA, Moosic, PA, Old Forge, PA, and Scranton, PA. The area code for ZIP code 18517 is 570. 18517 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18517 is 3.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 18517 decreased to 5274 from 5382 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18517 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18517 public schools is White. 47.1% of students in 18517 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4885 88.29% 4892 +-0%
 Black Or African American 55 0.99% 30 +83%
 Hispanic 493 8.91% 250 +97%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 23 0.42% 34 -32%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 8 0% 8 -100%
 Two Or More Races 55 1.39% 55 +40%

Zip Code 18517 Race/Ethnicity

 White 81.9%
 Black Or African American 4.2%
 Hispanic 11.8%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 18517 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population52745382
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households2148
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
47.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$44245
Income Under $50K Per Year53.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.30%
18517 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 8Matt CartwrightDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$290000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$92280
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67e - Anthracite Subregion
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 18517 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17182736465560585140322339
Avg Max Temp (°F)34364658707882807261493859
Avg Precip (In.)2.512.022.573.223.633.993.813.113.92.983.012.4737.22
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA
CBSA Type18517
CBSA Population551999
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
West Mountain
Keyser Valley
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Hyde Park