ZIP Code 18518 - Old Forge Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameOld Forge
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lackawanna
Area Code272 / 570
Current Population:8313
Racial Majority:White 95%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$46263
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54820
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range820 - 1083 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.37039400, -75.74116400

Zip Code 18518 Profile

ZIP Code 18518 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. ZIP code 18518 is primarily located in Lackawanna County. The official US Postal Service name for 18518 is OLD FORGE, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 18518 are contained within or border the city limits of Old Forge, PA, Moosic, PA, Duryea, PA, and Taylor, PA. The area code for ZIP code 18518 is 570. 18518 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18518 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 18518 decreased to 8313 from 8798 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18518 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18518 public schools is White. 41.6% of students in 18518 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7852 95% 7896 -1%
 Black Or African American 49 0.59% 67 -27%
 Hispanic 275 3.33% 234 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 79 0.96% 56 +41%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 51 0.12% 51 -80%

Zip Code 18518 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.4%
 Black Or African American 2.6%
 Hispanic 3.8%
 Asian 2.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.6%

Zip Code 18518 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population83138798
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households3734
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46263
Income Under $50K Per Year53.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.80%
18518 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 8Matt CartwrightDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$176111
Average Real Estate Sale Price$121343
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 18518 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17192737475560595140322339
Avg Max Temp (°F)34364759717882817362493959
Avg Precip (In.)2.492.062.613.253.634.033.843.073.852.993.082.537.41
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA
CBSA Type18518
CBSA Population551999
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours