ZIP Code 18634 - Nanticoke Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameNanticoke
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Luzerne
Area Code272 / 570
Current Population:13569
Racial Majority:White 94.96%
Public School Racial Majority:White 90.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$36941
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43720
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range607 - 1145 ft.
Area22 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.19386900, -76.02809300

Zip Code 18634 Profile

ZIP Code 18634 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. ZIP code 18634 is primarily located in Luzerne County. The official US Postal Service name for 18634 is NANTICOKE, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 18634 are contained within or border the city limits of Nanticoke, PA, Mountain Top, PA, Back Mountain, PA, Glen Lyon, PA, and Nuangola, PA. The area code for ZIP code 18634 is 570. 18634 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18634 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% 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 18634 decreased to 13569 from 14185 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18634 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18634 public schools is White. 62.3% of students in 18634 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13102 94.96% 12901 +2%
 Black Or African American 229 1.66% 164 +40%
 Hispanic 290 2.1% 315 -8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.04% 11 -55%
 Asian 91 0.66% 48 +90%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 4 0.12% 4 +325%
 Two Or More Races 125 0.46% 125 -50%

Zip Code 18634 Race/Ethnicity

 White 90.6%
 Black Or African American 4.4%
 Hispanic 3%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 18634 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1356914185
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households6003
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
62.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
80.0%
Median Household Income$36941
Income Under $50K Per Year63.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.40%
18634 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 8Matt CartwrightDemocrat
Pennsylvania District 9Dan MeuserRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$70900
Average Real Estate Sale Price$58609
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.4%
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 67e - Anthracite Subregion
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 18634 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16182636465560585139322238
Avg Max Temp (°F)34374658707782807262493859
Avg Precip (In.)2.582.162.623.373.683.984.093.344.033.283.12.6538.88
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA
CBSA Type18634
CBSA Population551999
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours