ZIP Code 18643 - Pittston Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NamePittston
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Luzerne
Area Code272 / 570
Alternate Zip Code NamesEXETER
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesEXETER TOWNSHIP
Current Population:12908
Racial Majority:White 93.82%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.7%
Unemployment Rate:2.3%
Median Household Income$42272
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55270
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range610 - 1020 ft.
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.36415000, -75.83403400

Zip Code 18643 Profile

ZIP Code 18643 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. ZIP code 18643 is primarily located in Luzerne County. The official US Postal Service name for 18643 is PITTSTON, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 18643 are contained within or border the city limits of Exeter, PA, Back Mountain, PA, West Pittston, PA, Pittston, PA, Duryea, PA, West Wyoming, PA, and Wyoming, PA. The area code for ZIP code 18643 is 570. 18643 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18643 is 2.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% and is lower 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 18643 decreased to 12908 from 13617 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18643 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18643 public schools is White. 36.1% of students in 18643 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 11792 93.82% 12511 -6%
 Black Or African American 124 0.99% 101 +23%
 Hispanic 569 4.53% 149 +282%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 28 0.22% 47 -40%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 11 0% 11 -100%
 Two Or More Races 79 0.45% 79 -29%

Zip Code 18643 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.7%
 Black Or African American 2.2%
 Hispanic 2.3%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 18643 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1290813617
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households5557
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42272
Income Under $50K Per Year58.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.10%
18643 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 8Matt CartwrightDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$170764
Average Real Estate Sale Price$95708
Current Unemployment Level 2.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 67e - Anthracite Subregion
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 18643 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 Type18643
CBSA Population551999
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours