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18017 Zip Code (Bethlehem, PA) Detailed Profile




Cities: Bethlehem, PA (42.24%), Freemansburg, PA (4.56%)
Counties: Northampton County, PA (94.72%), Lehigh County, PA (5.28%)
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 39,118
Zip code population in 2010: 37,549
Zip code population in 2000: 35,398

Houses and condos: 16,309
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,792
% of renters here:

31%
State:

32%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 18017: 101.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 16.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 2,413 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 18017
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

1.9% ($4,869)
Pennsylvania:

1.6% ($2,855)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,073 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,460 (2.0%)

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Males: 18,582  (47.5%)
Females: 20,535  (52.5%)

For population 25 years and over in 18017:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 18017:

  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 51.8%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

Zip code 18017 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 18017 (2017)
    • 27,95279.0%White
    • 5,90816.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,7775.0%Black
    • 1,2393.5%Asian
    • 5341.5%Two or more races
    • 960.3%Some other race
    • 350.10%American Indian
    • 80.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 38,873
Rural population: 244

Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $254,373
18017:

$254,373
Pennsylvania:

$181,200



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 21 registered sex offenders living in 18017 zip code as of September 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 18017 is 1,840 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is much lower than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

44.1 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 18017, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $64,596 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$64,596
State:

$61,346

Salary/wage: $55,567 (reported on 78.8% of returns)
Here:

$55,567
State:

$51,902
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 66.0% for AGIs below $25k, 72.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 70.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 71.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 72.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 57.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,590 (reported on 42.2% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,590
Pennsylvania:

$1,588
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $5,719 (reported on 30.2% of returns)
Here:

$5,719
State:

$5,827
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$9,111 (reported on 22.3% of returns)
Here:

+$9,111
State:

+$14,495
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 10.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$19,165 (reported on 11.7% of returns)
Here:

+$19,165
State:

+$16,268
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.7% for AGIs below $25k, 2.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $17,355 (reported on 15.1% of returns)
18017:

$17,355
Pennsylvania:

$14,550
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.8% for AGIs below $25k, 3.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $20,586 (reported on 0.7% of returns)
18017:

$20,586
Pennsylvania:

$20,922
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Total itemized deductions: $22,945 (20% of AGI, reported on 39.2% of returns)
Here:

$22,945
State:

$23,538

Here:

19.8% of AGI
State:

18.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 12.3% for AGIs below $25k, 12.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 14.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 15.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 12.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $3,624 (reported on 33.2% of returns)
Here:

$3,624
State:

$4,025
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $9,744 (reported on 39.2% of returns)
18017:

$9,744
State:

$9,982
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $25k, 4.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,295 (reported on 12.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,295
State:

$2,106
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 51.7%
Here:

52%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 47.3% for AGIs below $25k, 49.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 54.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 53.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 56.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 76.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 18017, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $54,948 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$54,948
State:

$48,049

Salary/wage: $48,574 (reported on 78.9% of returns)
Here:

$48,574
State:

$42,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 114.5% for AGIs below $10k, 61.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 72.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 75.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 78.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 63.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,678 (reported on 59.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,678
Pennsylvania:

$1,657
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.0% for AGIs below $10k, 4.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $3,661 (reported on 38.6% of returns)
Here:

$3,661
State:

$3,566
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.0% for AGIs below $10k, 3.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$6,255 (reported on 29.2% of returns)
Here:

+$6,255
State:

+$9,716
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -3.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$20,480 (reported on 11.8% of returns)
Here:

+$20,480
State:

+$14,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.7% for AGIs below $10k, 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.3% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,144 (reported on 3.2% of returns)
18017:

$3,144
Pennsylvania:

$2,903
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $15,649 (reported on 1.3% of returns)
Here:

$15,649
Pennsylvania:

$14,674
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $18,428 (19% of AGI, reported on 41.3% of returns)
Here:

$18,428
State:

$18,804

Here:

19.2% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 17.8% for AGIs below $10k, 13.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 13.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 15.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,029 (3% of AGI, reported on 37.7% of returns)
Here:

$3,029
State:

$3,337

Here:

3.0% of AGI
State:

3.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $9,134 (reported on 77.2% of returns)
18017:

$9,134
State:

$8,008
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.9% for AGIs below $10k, 3.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,681 (reported on 8.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,681
State:

$1,643

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 54.1%
Here:

54%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 48.1% for AGIs below $10k, 56.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 54.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 54.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 52.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 61.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$73,642
Pennsylvania:

$59,195
Bethlehem, PA (18017) map Nearest zip codes: 18016, 18018, 18109, 18020, 18015, 18032.
Bethlehem Zip Code Map

Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

44.0%
Pennsylvania:

45.4%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

6.3%
Pennsylvania:

6.4%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,658
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 13,756


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 450 (218 now married, 228 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 7,807 (3,226 now married, 4,583 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 18017 with a mortgage: 6,545 (136 second mortgage, 987 home equity loan, 21 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,068

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,786
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $660

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

8.5%
Whole state:

12.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

4.4%
Whole state:

6.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.1
State:

6.7
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.4
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 18017: Stoke Park (A), Lehigh Valley Industrial Park (B), Hanover Township Volunteer Fire Company 1 Station 15 (C), Hanover Township Volunteer Fire Company 1 Station 15 - 2 (D), Bethlehem City Fire Department Lincoln Station (E), Bethlehem City Fire Department North Central Station (F), Saint Francis Retreat (G), Freemansburg Volunteer Fire Company 1 Station 12 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Centers: Westgate Mall (1), Stefko Boulevard Shopping Center (2), Airport Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 18017 include: Holy Cross Church (A), Saint Anns Church (B), Saint Thomas Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Altonah Cemetery (1), Memorial Park Cemetery (2), Holy Saviour Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 18017 include: College Heights Park (1), Hanover Township Municipal Park (2), Birchwood Park (3), Phard Park (4), Westgate Park (5), Holton Park (6), Gertrude B Fox County Park (7), Sell Field (8), Sentee Heights Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 3362014 or later
  • 2282010 to 2013
  • 1,2302000 to 2009
  • 1,8501990 to 1999
  • 2,0011980 to 1989
  • 2,4601970 to 1979
  • 2,9481960 to 1969
  • 2,8731950 to 1959
  • 9361940 to 1949
  • 1,3791939 or earlier

Zip code 18017 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bethlehem, PA (18017)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bethlehem, PA (18017)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 791 bedroom
  • 1,2562 bedrooms
  • 5,0333 bedrooms
  • 3,6464 bedrooms
  • 4485+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bethlehem, PA (18017)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bethlehem, PA (18017)
  • 245no bedroom
  • 1,1341 bedroom
  • 1,7472 bedrooms
  • 1,5503 bedrooms
  • 2074 bedrooms
  • 205+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Bethlehem, PA (18017) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bethlehem, PA (18017) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 311no vehicle
  • 2,6111 vehicle
  • 4,7802 vehicles
  • 2,0363 vehicles
  • 7314 vehicles
  • 1295+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Bethlehem, PA (18017) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bethlehem, PA (18017) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 804no vehicle
  • 2,4411 vehicle
  • 1,2972 vehicles
  • 2123 vehicles
  • 84 vehicles
  • 105+ vehicles

  • Zip code 18017 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 18017 household income distribution in 2017
  • 777Less than $10,000
  • 553$10,000 to $14,999
  • 529$15,000 to $19,999
  • 670$20,000 to $24,999
  • 533$25,000 to $29,999
  • 592$30,000 to $34,999
  • 651$35,000 to $39,999
  • 561$40,000 to $44,999
  • 532$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,036$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,593$60,000 to $74,999
  • 2,266$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,528$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,219$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,336$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1,126$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 18017

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 18017
  • 84Less than $10,000
  • 31$10,000 to $14,999
  • 6$15,000 to $19,999
  • 35$20,000 to $24,999
  • 4$25,000 to $29,999
  • 14$30,000 to $34,999
  • 15$35,000 to $39,999
  • 32$40,000 to $49,999
  • 82$50,000 to $59,999
  • 42$60,000 to $69,999
  • 93$70,000 to $79,999
  • 124$80,000 to $89,999
  • 58$90,000 to $99,999
  • 386$100,000 to $124,999
  • 697$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,179$150,000 to $174,999
  • 1,051$175,000 to $199,999
  • 2,056$200,000 to $249,999
  • 1,718$250,000 to $299,999
  • 2,077$300,000 to $399,999
  • 638$400,000 to $499,999
  • 290$500,000 to $749,999
  • 38$750,000 to $999,999
  • 7$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 19$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 18017

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 18017
  • 69Less than $100
  • 135$100 to $149
  • 142$150 to $199
  • 200$200 to $249
  • 86$250 to $299
  • 140$300 to $349
  • 107$350 to $399
  • 86$400 to $449
  • 15$450 to $499
  • 104$500 to $549
  • 95$550 to $599
  • 13$600 to $649
  • 41$650 to $699
  • 121$700 to $749
  • 177$750 to $799
  • 408$800 to $899
  • 448$900 to $999
  • 1,280$1,000 to $1,249
  • 557$1,250 to $1,499
  • 345$1,500 to $1,999
  • 82$2,000 to $2,499
  • 62$3,000 to $3,499
  • 52$3,500 or more
  • 73No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,143.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $176,788.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $256,535
  • Black or African American householders: $204,048
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $167,091
  • Asian householders: $436,601
  • Some other race householders: $242,774
  • Two or more races householders: $330,055
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $207,980

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $254,373
18017:

$254,373
Pennsylvania:

$181,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $184,536 - $334,407

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $260,395
Here:

$260,395
State:

$246,314

Townhouses or other attached units: $141,348
Here:

$141,348
State:

$185,143

In 2-unit structures: $94,715
Here:

$94,715
State:

$167,412

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $217,823
Here:

$217,823
State:

$239,223

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $68,791
Here:

$68,791
State:

$279,683

Mobile homes: $38,016
Here:

$38,016
State:

$63,273
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 18017

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,088
  • One, attached: 2,716
  • Two: 138
  • 3 or 4: 637
  • 5 to 9: 1,043
  • 10 to 19: 594
  • 20 to 49: 375
  • 50 or more: 720
  • Mobile homes: 10

Unemployment: 4.1%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 18017

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 18017
  • 84.5%15,819Drove a car alone
  • 5.9%1,113Carpooled
  • 1.8%335Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.1%25Bicycle
  • 1.1%197Walked
  • 2.2%417Other means
  • 4.4%816Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 18017

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 18017
  • 725Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,9295 to 9 minutes
  • 3,09410 to 14 minutes
  • 3,45115 to 19 minutes
  • 2,73120 to 24 minutes
  • 1,20725 to 29 minutes
  • 1,60630 to 34 minutes
  • 41435 to 39 minutes
  • 33040 to 44 minutes
  • 75645 to 59 minutes
  • 81760 to 89 minutes
  • 81690 or more minutes

Neighborhoods in zip code 18017:

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 54.1%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 38,377
  • In family households: 32,163 (5,635 male householders, 4,570 female householders)
    7,679 spouses, 11,151 children (10,473 natural, 332 adopted, 347 stepchildren), 732 grandchildren, 320 brothers or sisters, 483 parents, 444 other relatives, 757 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 6,210 (2,190 male householders (1,681 living alone)), 2,998 female householders (2,709 living alone)), 1,011 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 743 (398 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 4,781 2-persons, 2,234 3-persons, 1,742 4-persons, 1,051 5-persons, 268 6-persons, 134 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 4,395 1-person, 692 2-persons, 62 3-persons, 34 4-persons, 4 5-persons

4,900 married couples with children.
2,370 single-parent households (449 men, 1,921 women).

80.5% of residents of 18017 zip code speak English at home.
12.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% very well, 24% well, 10% not well, 4% not at all).
4.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% very well, 16% well, 6% not well, 1% not at all).
2.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (58% very well, 17% well, 18% not well, 8% not at all).
1.4% of residents speak other language at home (66% very well, 23% well, 5% not well, 7% not at all).

Foreign born population: 3,613 (9.2%)
(75.4% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

9.2%
Whole state:

7.0%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 9%Bangladesh
  • 7%Dominica
  • 5%Moldova
  • 3%Burma
  • 3%Italy
  • 3%Japan
  • 3%Saudi Arabia
Most common first ancestries reported in 18017
  • 12%German
  • 8%Italian
  • 6%American
  • 5%Irish
  • 3%English
  • 3%Polish
  • 3%Pennsylvania German
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,0632010 or later
  • 9262000 to 2009
  • 9481990 to 1999
  • 2,772Before 1990

Zip code 18017 topographic map

There are 89 Emergency Medicine Specialists 76 Physical Therapists 509 Other Medical Specialists in Zip Code 18017.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • BETHLEHEM APPARATUS BETHLEHEM PLT (935 BETHLEHEM DRIVE in BETHLEHEM, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - PCS-PAR232228, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit, PCS-NNOEX01302, RCRIS-PA0000453084, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    HAZARDOUS WASTE BIENNIAL REPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Large Quantity Generators, more that 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    TRANSPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TSD (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Business SIC classification: INDUSTRIAL INORGANIC CHEMICALS
    Organizations: BRUCE J LAWRENCE (CONTACT/OWNER) , BETHLEHEM APPARATUS COMPANY, INC. (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BETHLEHEM APPARATUS CO, BETHLEHEM APPARATUS COMPANY IN, BETHLEHEM APPARATUS CO RRR DIVISION
  • BIOSCIENCE PLT (1550 VALLEY CENTER PARKWAY in BETHLEHEM, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - RCRIS-PA0000088419, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER MISCELLANEOUS CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND PREPARATION MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: ROUSE AND ASSOCIATES (CONTACT/OWNER) , ZITRIDES THOMAS (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BIOSCIENCE INC, ZITRIDESTHOMAS
  • BAKER DIAG (2266 AVE A in BETHLEHEM, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - RCRIS-PAD073657660, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: INDUSTRIAL INORGANIC CHEMICALS; MEDICINAL CHEMICALS AND BOTANICAL PRODUCTS; PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER BASIC INORGANIC CHEMICAL MANUFACTURING.; MEDICINAL AND BOTANICAL MANUFACTURING.; PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATION MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , J T BAKER CHEMICAL CO (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BAKER DIAGNOSTICS
  • AMER AUTO SVC (RT 22 & RT 512 in BETHLEHEM, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - RCRIS-PAD987333457, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , SCOGGIN GEORGE (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BETHLEHEM AREA VOC TECH (3300 CHESTER AVENUE in BETHLEHEM, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - RCRIS-PAD073617011, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , CITY OF BETHLEHEM (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BETHLEHEM AREA VO TECH
  • BETHLEHEM CITY OF MECH BUR (540 STEFKO BLVD in BETHLEHEM, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - RCRIS-PAD982365801, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , CITY OF BETHLEHEM (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BETHLEHEM CITY OF MECH BUREAU
  • ASA PACKER EL SCH (1650 KENWOOD DR in BETHLEHEM, PA)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-5063
    Organizations: BETHLEHEM AREA SD (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • BETHLEHEM FENCE WORKS INC (901 WASHINGTON AVE in BETHLEHEM, PA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: FABRICATED STRUCTURAL METAL MANUFACTURING.; ORNAMENTAL AND ARCHITECTURAL METAL WORK MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , OWNERNAME (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BETHLEHEM APPARATUS CO INC (1055 WIN DR in BETHLEHEM, PA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: LAWRENCE BRUCE (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • ADAMS OUTDOOR ADVERTISING (2176 AVE C LEHIGH VY IND PK in BETHLEHEM, PA)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , ADAMS COMMUNICATIONS (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • AIR RELIEF INC (22 S COMMERCE WAY # 11 in BETHLEHEM, PA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
  • ANDYS AUTO BODY (708 JENNINGS ST in BETHLEHEM, PA)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • ATLANTIC SERVICE STATION (2926 EASTON AVE in BUTZTOWN, PA)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , ATLANTIC REFINING & MKT (CONTACT/OWNER)

Zip code 18017 marital status for males
Zip code 18017 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.2%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2.6%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 38.8%Utility gas
  • 37.8%Electricity
  • 20.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 46,369.

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 23,324
  • Northeast: 7,102
  • Midwest: 1,143
  • South: 1,091
  • West: 664

64% of the 18017 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 49% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Pennsylvania.

90% of the 18017 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 46% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 17% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 4% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Bethlehem, PA (18017)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 317
Here:

9.4%
Pennsylvania:

13.8%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 276
Here:

13.2%
Pennsylvania:

13.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 766
Here:

49.9%
Pennsylvania:

37.8%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 81,482Legal occupations
  • 79,719Management occupations
  • 78,807Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 72,358Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 68,920Business and financial operations occupations
  • 68,600Law enforcement workers including supervisors

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (BETHLEHEM, PA):

  • BOSCH REXROTH CORPORATION (2315 CITY LINE RD) : $7,514,101 in 33 contracts from 2001 to 2006
    Contracts for Miscellaneous Items, Structural Shapes, Valves, Nonpowered, Aircraft Launching Equipment, and more by Navy, Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only, Defense Logistics Agency, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $1,000; 2002: $1,820,713; 2003: $1,538,279; 2004: $1,635,151; 2005: $2,238,258; 2006: $280,700.

    Biggest contracts:
    $875,124 with Navy for Miscellaneous Items. Signed on 2004-04-26. Completion date: 2005-07-26.
    $691,760 with Army for Structural Shapes. Taking place in OR. Signed on 2005-10-31. Completion date: 2006-01-19.
    $591,641 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Structural Shapes. Taking place in OR. Signed on 2002-05-21. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $483,000 with Defense Logistics Agency for Valves, Nonpowered. Signed on 2004-03-15. Completion date: 2004-10-11.
  • NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COLLEG (62 HIGHLAND AVE) : $796,862 in 37 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Other Professional Services, Other Education and Training Services, Advertising Services, Educational Services, and more by Office of Personnel Management, NASA, Navy, Transportation Security Administration, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $99,400; 2001: $160,800; 2002: $104,800; 2003: $18,200; 2004: $192,066; 2005: $171,219; 2006: $50,377.

    Biggest contracts:
    $93,000 with Office of Personnel Management for Other Professional Services. Signed on 2001-09-15. Completion date: 2003-09-15.
    $48,100 with Office of Personnel Management for Other Education and Training Services. Taking place in DC. Signed on 2004-12-23. Completion date: 2004-12-30.
    $48,100 with Office of Personnel Management for Advertising Services. Signed on 2005-12-27. Effective on 2005-08-14. Completion date: 2005-08-15.
    $48,100 with Office of Personnel Management for Other Professional Services. Signed on 2004-08-01. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
  • DJH CONSULTING INC (505 EAST MACADA ROAD; small business) : $298,399 in 4 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    $133,085 with Air Force for Other Defense -- Applied Research and Exploratory Development (R&D). Signed on 2005-05-06. Completion date: 2008-05-04.
    $68,864 with Air Force for Other Defense -- Basic Research (R&D). Signed on 2004-08-10. Completion date: 2005-06-17.
    $62,950 with Air Force for Other Defense -- Applied Research and Exploratory Development (R&D). Signed on 2006-04-07. Completion date: 2008-05-04.
    $33,500, same as above. Signed on 2006-05-12. Completion date: 2008-05-04.
  • DAVIS BEVERAGE GROUP INC (2172 CITY LINE RD; small business) : $204,692 in 5 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    Contracts for Food Items For Resale, Non-Food Items For Resale by Defense Commissary Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $51,289; 2005: $153,403; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $64,571 with Defense Commissary Agency for Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2005-04-01. Completion date: 2005-08-31.
    $51,289, same as above. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-02-28.
    $42,493 with Defense Commissary Agency for Non-Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2005-10-01. Completion date: 2005-12-31.
    $24,137 with Defense Commissary Agency for Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2005-01-01. Completion date: 2005-03-31.
  • CODE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION (2980 LINDEN ST SUITE E2) : $165,000 in 6 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    Contracts for Miscellaneous Items, Other Education and Training Services, Tuition, Registration, and Membership Fees by Navy, Defense Logistics Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $50,000; 2004: $55,000; 2005: $55,000; 2006: $5,000.

    Biggest contracts:
    $50,000 with Navy for Miscellaneous Items. Signed on 2005-05-19. Completion date: 2006-06-10.
    $50,000, same as above. Signed on 2004-06-02. Completion date: 2005-06-10.
    $50,000, same as above. Signed on 2003-05-14. Completion date: 2004-05-13.
    $5,000 with Defense Logistics Agency for Other Education and Training Services. Signed on 2006-06-29. Completion date: 2006-07-28.
  • GOW-MAC INSTRUMENT CO (277 BRODHEAD RD; small business) : $119,430 in 7 contracts from 2000 to 2005
    Contracts for Laboratory Equipment and Supplies, Hose, Pipe, Tube, Lubrication, and Railing Fittings, Chemical Analysis Instruments by Army, Navy
    Signed by year: 2000: $43,999; 2001: $0; 2002: $24,550; 2003: $0; 2004: $18,070; 2005: $32,811; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $43,999 with Army for Laboratory Equipment and Supplies. Signed on 2000-09-27. Completion date: 2000-10-24.
    $27,266, same as above. Signed on 2005-02-16. Completion date: 2005-03-18.
    $18,070 with Navy for Hose, Pipe, Tube, Lubrication, and Railing Fittings. Signed on 2004-10-15. Completion date: 2004-11-23.
    $14,000 with Army for Laboratory Equipment and Supplies. Signed on 2002-06-12. Completion date: 2002-08-16.
  • MICRO TOOL COMPANY (284 BRODHEAD ROAD; small business) : $73,000 in 2 contracts in 2001
    $39,200 with Navy for Miscellaneous Service and Trade Equipment. Signed on 2001-02-28. Completion date: 2001-04-20.
    $33,800 with Navy for Laundry and Dry Cleaning Equipment. Signed on 2001-04-09. Completion date: 2001-05-30.
  • INGERSOLL-RAND COMPANY (1495 VALLEY CENTER PKWY)
    $35,849 with Army for Compressors and Vacuum Pumps. Taking place in NJ. Signed on 2000-07-16. Completion date: 2000-07-12.
  • TITUS, RICHARD J (1989 EASTHILL DR; small business) : $22,000 in 2 contracts from 2005 to 2006
    $14,000 with Army for Training/Curriculum Development. Signed on 2005-11-07. Completion date: 2006-02-28.
    $8,000, same as above. Signed on 2006-02-21. Completion date: 2006-02-28.
  • ALLENTECH INC (3184 AIRPORT RD)
    $17,800 with Air Force for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Fuel Storage Buildings. Taking place in NE. Signed on 2000-03-07. Completion date: 2000-09-30.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (over 1000 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Management of Companies and Enterprises: Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices (250-499: 2, 100-249: 3, 50-99: 1, 20-49: 2, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 4)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Temporary Help Services (250-499: 1, 100-249: 1, 20-49: 2, 1-4: 3)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (100-249: 1, 50-99: 1, 20-49: 2, 10-19: 6, 5-9: 17, 1-4: 20)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Home Health Care Services (250-499: 1, 50-99: 1, 20-49: 2, 1-4: 2)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (50-99: 4, 20-49: 3, 10-19: 4, 5-9: 5, 1-4: 5)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 542 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 147 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 62 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 44 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 21 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 2 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 695 people in nursing homes
  • 118 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 77 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 73 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 58 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 55 people in religious group quarters
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 6 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 6 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 4
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 3
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 12 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED291$178,014337$185,9551,519$182,465143$72,2745$4,978,03659$146,8552$49,730
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$187,09436$196,852134$168,49716$59,3550$010$113,0961$45,520
APPLICATIONS DENIED28$150,74540$137,315584$209,13273$50,4020$027$135,89010$44,255
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN39$171,22542$205,800414$190,52518$94,5470$09$174,9170$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$143,9787$168,72964$193,52017$69,2250$03$86,4971$11,830
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED58$203,26531$260,754
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$239,2577$224,480
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$161,0206$307,647
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$218,1225$261,966
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$119,910
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 18017
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 18017 - Value
Most common first names in zip code 18017 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John46874.6 years
Mary43980.7 years
Joseph33475.2 years
William31775.6 years
Helen26680.7 years
Anna25683.1 years
Robert21371.3 years
Charles20374.7 years
Margaret17478.6 years
Elizabeth17481.3 years
Most common last names in zip code 18017 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller7176.3 years
Smith6578.7 years
Williams4073.0 years
Jones3373.1 years
Toth3175.4 years
Snyder2979.2 years
Green2979.0 years
Young2872.6 years
Johnson2777.7 years
Kovacs2778.6 years
Businesses in zip code 18017
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Kroger1
ALDI1Lane Furniture1
AT&T1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Best Western1McDonald's2
Blockbuster1Panera Bread1
Burger King2Payless2
CVS2RadioShack1
Carson Pirie Scott1Rite Aid2
Chevrolet1Starbucks1
Dairy Queen1Subaru1
Decora Cabinetry1Subway2
Dunkin Donuts3T-Mobile1
Extended Stay America1T.J.Maxx2
FedEx6Taco Bell1
GNC2Talbots1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Hilton1UPS10
Holiday Inn1Walgreens2
Jones New York1Wendy's1
KFC1
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