ZIP Code 18707 - Mountain Top Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameMountain Top
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Luzerne
Area Code272 / 570
Current Population:15557
Racial Majority:White 93.09%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$63970
Average Adjusted Gross Income$93090
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range978 - 1785 ft.
Area74 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.13101900, -75.92276600

Zip Code 18707 Profile

Zip Code 18707 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Scranton - Wilkes-Barre metro area. Zip code 18707 is primarily located in Luzerne County. The official US Postal Service name for 18707 is MOUNTAIN TOP, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 18707 are contained within or border the city limits of Mountain Top, PA, Nuangola, PA, . The area code for zip code 18707 is 570. 18707 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18707 is 5.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 18707 increased to 15557 from 14213 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18707 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18707 public schools is White. 14.8% of students in 18707 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 14894 93.09% 14540 +2%
 Black Or African American 134 0.84% 120 +12%
 Hispanic 171 1.07% 288 -41%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.21% 8 +325%
 Asian 577 3.61% 454 +27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 23 0.1% 23 -30%
 Two Or More Races 124 1.09% 124 +40%

Zip Code 18707 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.8%
 Black Or African American 1.5%
 Hispanic 2%
 Asian 3.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 18707 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1555714213
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households5821
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
14.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$63970
Income Under $50K Per Year37.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.10%
18707 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 8Matt CartwrightDemocrat
Pennsylvania District 9Dan MeuserRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$237130
Average Real Estate Sale Price$190183
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.9%
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 67b - Northern Shale Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 18707 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)13152333445257564837291935
Avg Max Temp (°F)31344456677579777059473656
Avg Precip (In.)3.32.743.393.854.614.734.334.254.743.773.883.2646.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, PA
CBSA Type18707
CBSA Population551999
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours