ZIP Code 18657 - Tunkhannock Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameTunkhannock
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wyoming
Area Code272 / 570
Alternate Zip Code NamesFORKSTON TOWNSHIP
FORKSTON TWP
MEHOOPANY TWP
MONROE TOWNSHIP
MONROE TWP
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesCENTER MORELAND
MEHOOPANY
MEHOOPANY TOWNSHIP
Current Population:11985
Racial Majority:White 96.53%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$44909
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62940
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range702 - 1900 ft.
Area140 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.52695100, -75.95464400

Zip Code 18657 Profile

ZIP Code 18657 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. ZIP code 18657 is primarily located in Wyoming County. The official US Postal Service name for 18657 is TUNKHANNOCK, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 18657 are contained within or border the city limits of Tunkhannock, PA, Back Mountain, PA, . The area code for ZIP code 18657 is 570. 18657 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18657 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 18657 decreased to 11985 from 12422 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18657 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18657 public schools is White. 39.9% of students in 18657 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11878 96.53% 11613 +2%
 Black Or African American 113 0.92% 67 +69%
 Hispanic 113 0.92% 129 -12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 20 -100%
 Asian 69 0.56% 52 +33%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 5 0.02% 5 -40%
 Two Or More Races 98 1.05% 98 +32%

Zip Code 18657 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 0.6%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 18657 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1198512422
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households4807
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
39.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$44909
Income Under $50K Per Year55.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.00%
18657 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 12Fred KellerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$198253
Average Real Estate Sale Price$164053
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
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 60a - Glaciated Low Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 18657 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15162535455459575039312137
Avg Max Temp (°F)34364657707783817362493859
Avg Precip (In.)2.152.022.513.13.393.873.773.133.642.752.882.3435.55
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA
CBSA Type18657
CBSA Population551999
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours