ZIP Code 18642 - Duryea Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameDuryea
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Luzerne
Area Code272 / 570
Current Population:4345
Racial Majority:White 95.42%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$42677
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54990
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time22.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range801 - 948 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.35438700, -75.77756200

Zip Code 18642 Profile

ZIP Code 18642 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. ZIP code 18642 is primarily located in Luzerne County. The official US Postal Service name for 18642 is DURYEA, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 18642 are contained within or border the city limits of Duryea, PA, Old Forge, PA, Pittston, PA, Avoca, PA, Exeter, PA, and Hughestown, PA. The area code for ZIP code 18642 is 570. 18642 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18642 is 4.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% 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 18642 increased to 4345 from 4151 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18642 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18642 public schools is . % of students in 18642 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3854 95.42% 4192 -8%
 Black Or African American 24 0.59% 15 +60%
 Hispanic 146 3.61% 87 +68%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.37% 5 +200%
 Asian 0 0% 29 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 16 0% 16 -100%

Zip Code 18642 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
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Zip Code 18642 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population43454151
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households1903
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42677
Income Under $50K Per Year56.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.60%
18642 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 8Matt CartwrightDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$116087
Average Real Estate Sale Price$96710
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
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 18642 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17192837485661605241332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)34374759717983817362493960
Avg Precip (In.)2.481.92.393.123.483.923.832.943.742.882.882.3635.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA
CBSA Type18642
CBSA Population551999
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours