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18505 Zip Code (Scranton, PA) Detailed Profile




Cities: Scranton, PA (81.79%), Dunmore, PA (16.81%), Moosic, PA (1.40%)
County: Lackawanna County, PA
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 20,472
Zip code population in 2010: 20,586
Zip code population in 2000: 20,337

Houses and condos: 9,784
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,822
% of renters here:

46%
State:

32%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 18505: 94.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 8.5 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.
Population density: 2,406 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

2.2% ($2,585)
Pennsylvania:

1.6% ($2,855)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,586 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,589 (2.4%)

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Males: 9,684  (47.3%)
Females: 10,787  (52.7%)

For population 25 years and over in 18505:

  • High school or higher: 83.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 18505:

  • Never married: 37.4%
  • Now married: 42.2%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

Zip code 18505 compared to state average:

  • Median house value 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 18505 (2017)
    • 15,35475.5%White
    • 3,11015.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,1075.4%Black
    • 5502.7%Asian
    • 3571.8%Two or more races
    • 770.4%Some other race
    • 230.1%American Indian
    • 80.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 19,584
Rural population: 887

Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $116,728
18505:

$116,728
Pennsylvania:

$181,200



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 38 registered sex offenders living in 18505 zip code as of January 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 18505 is 547 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

38.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 18505, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $37,474 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$37,474
State:

$61,346

Salary/wage: $33,024 (reported on 84.5% of returns)
Here:

$33,024
State:

$51,902
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 76.5% for AGIs below $25k, 81.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 77.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 78.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 73.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 41.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,272 (reported on 27.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,272
Pennsylvania:

$1,588
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $3,847 (reported on 17.5% of returns)
Here:

$3,847
State:

$5,827
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$3,602 (reported on 10.4% of returns)
Here:

+$3,602
State:

+$14,495
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$10,467 (reported on 9.6% of returns)
Here:

+$10,467
State:

+$16,268
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $10,827 (reported on 9.4% of returns)
18505:

$10,827
Pennsylvania:

$14,550
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $16,100 (reported on 0.2% of returns)
18505:

$16,100
Pennsylvania:

$20,922

Total itemized deductions: $17,584 (21% of AGI, reported on 18.0% of returns)
Here:

$17,584
State:

$23,538

Here:

20.5% of AGI
State:

18.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.1% for AGIs below $25k, 5.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 11.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $2,319 (reported on 13.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,319
State:

$4,025
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $7,574 (reported on 18.0% of returns)
18505:

$7,574
State:

$9,982
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 2.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,346 (reported on 24.4% of returns)
Here:

$2,346
State:

$2,106
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 51.5%
Here:

51%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 49.9% for AGIs below $25k, 49.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 55.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 54.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 63.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 66.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 18505, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $31,798 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$31,798
State:

$48,049

Salary/wage: $28,989 (reported on 83.8% of returns)
Here:

$28,989
State:

$42,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 81.2% for AGIs below $10k, 77.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 81.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 82.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 81.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 55.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,497 (reported on 44.2% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,497
Pennsylvania:

$1,657
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.6% for AGIs below $10k, 2.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,154 (reported on 23.4% of returns)
Here:

$2,154
State:

$3,566
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.9% for AGIs below $10k, 1.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$3,490 (reported on 15.5% of returns)
Here:

+$3,490
State:

+$9,716
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -1.6% for AGIs below $10k, 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$10,877 (reported on 8.0% of returns)
Here:

+$10,877
State:

+$14,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.8% for AGIs below $10k, 2.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.4% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,856 (reported on 2.2% of returns)
18505:

$2,856
Pennsylvania:

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

Self-employed pension: $12,690 (reported on 0.3% of returns)
Here:

$12,690
Pennsylvania:

$14,674

Total itemized deductions: $14,734 (21% of AGI, reported on 19.0% of returns)
Here:

$14,734
State:

$18,804

Here:

20.9% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.9% for AGIs below $10k, 3.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,184 (3% of AGI, reported on 16.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,184
State:

$3,337

Here:

3.0% of AGI
State:

3.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,301 (reported on 69.0% of returns)
18505:

$4,301
State:

$8,008
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $10k, 3.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,677 (reported on 18.5% of returns)
Here:

$1,677
State:

$1,643

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 51.4%
Here:

51%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 46.7% for AGIs below $10k, 52.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 50.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 54.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 56.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 71.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$41,803
Pennsylvania:

$59,195
Scranton, PA (18505) map Nearest zip codes: 18510, 18503, 18507, 18509, 18504, 18517.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

42.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

6.6%
Pennsylvania:

6.4%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,765
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 6,463


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 238 (108 now married, 127 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 4,718 (1,742 now married, 2,984 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 18505 with a mortgage: 2,377 (42 second mortgage, 303 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,113

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,221
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $562

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

19.7%
Whole state:

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

10.4%
Whole state:

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

6.5
State:

6.7
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

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

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  • Notable locations in zip code 18505: Southside Industrial Park (A), Scranton Fire Department Engine 10 (B), Scranton Fire Department Engine 2 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Church in zip code 18505: Saint Stanislaus Polish Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Cemetery: Saint Marys Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Reservoirs: Pa-5 Reservoir (A), Lake Scranton (B), Mountain Lake (C), YMCA Dam (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Stafford Meadow Brook (A), Keyser Creek (B), Roaring Brook (C), Mountain Lake Run (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 18505 include: Fitzpatrick Field (1), Steamtown National Historic Site (2), Robinson Park (3), Connell Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 2112014 or later
  • 392010 to 2013
  • 1772000 to 2009
  • 2851990 to 1999
  • 6251980 to 1989
  • 6111970 to 1979
  • 1,0431960 to 1969
  • 1,3011950 to 1959
  • 9671940 to 1949
  • 4,4961939 or earlier

Zip code 18505 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Scranton, PA (18505)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Scranton, PA (18505)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 861 bedroom
  • 9822 bedrooms
  • 2,4153 bedrooms
  • 7384 bedrooms
  • 2215+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Scranton, PA (18505)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Scranton, PA (18505)
  • 83no bedroom
  • 1,1241 bedroom
  • 1,4252 bedrooms
  • 1,1703 bedrooms
  • 814 bedrooms
  • 325+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Scranton, PA (18505) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Scranton, PA (18505) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 153no vehicle
  • 1,6231 vehicle
  • 1,6972 vehicles
  • 6443 vehicles
  • 2484 vehicles
  • 925+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Scranton, PA (18505) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Scranton, PA (18505) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,145no vehicle
  • 1,8461 vehicle
  • 6392 vehicles
  • 1623 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 18505 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 18505 household income distribution in 2017
  • 700Less than $10,000
  • 726$10,000 to $14,999
  • 713$15,000 to $19,999
  • 457$20,000 to $24,999
  • 458$25,000 to $29,999
  • 462$30,000 to $34,999
  • 433$35,000 to $39,999
  • 303$40,000 to $44,999
  • 380$45,000 to $49,999
  • 604$50,000 to $59,999
  • 799$60,000 to $74,999
  • 845$75,000 to $99,999
  • 674$100,000 to $124,999
  • 196$125,000 to $149,999
  • 253$150,000 to $199,999
  • 146$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 18505

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 18505
  • 19Less than $10,000
  • 31$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 27$20,000 to $24,999
  • 21$25,000 to $29,999
  • 35$30,000 to $34,999
  • 36$35,000 to $39,999
  • 113$40,000 to $49,999
  • 172$50,000 to $59,999
  • 240$60,000 to $69,999
  • 320$70,000 to $79,999
  • 457$80,000 to $89,999
  • 338$90,000 to $99,999
  • 685$100,000 to $124,999
  • 376$125,000 to $149,999
  • 375$150,000 to $174,999
  • 149$175,000 to $199,999
  • 243$200,000 to $249,999
  • 122$250,000 to $299,999
  • 177$300,000 to $399,999
  • 47$400,000 to $499,999
  • 69$500,000 to $749,999
  • 10$750,000 to $999,999
  • 6$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 18505

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 18505
  • 52Less than $100
  • 26$100 to $149
  • 47$150 to $199
  • 134$200 to $249
  • 108$250 to $299
  • 71$300 to $349
  • 125$350 to $399
  • 132$400 to $449
  • 201$450 to $499
  • 227$500 to $549
  • 392$550 to $599
  • 327$600 to $649
  • 444$650 to $699
  • 272$700 to $749
  • 295$750 to $799
  • 209$800 to $899
  • 137$900 to $999
  • 83$1,000 to $1,249
  • 82$1,250 to $1,499
  • 4$1,500 to $1,999
  • 5$2,000 to $2,499
  • 231No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $746.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $204,980.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $117,723
  • Black or African American householders: $101,515
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $390,989
  • Asian householders: $187,390
  • Some other race householders: $92,415
  • Two or more races householders: $144,452
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $99,524

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $116,728
18505:

$116,728
Pennsylvania:

$181,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $87,548 - $168,354

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $145,788
Here:

$145,788
State:

$246,314

Townhouses or other attached units: $155,054
Here:

$155,054
State:

$185,143

In 2-unit structures: $120,766
Here:

$120,766
State:

$167,412

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $119,794
Here:

$119,794
State:

$239,223

Mobile homes: $53,119
Here:

$53,119
State:

$63,273
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 18505
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,320
  • One, attached: 725
  • Two: 1,275
  • 3 or 4: 916
  • 5 to 9: 784
  • 10 to 19: 323
  • 20 to 49: 164
  • 50 or more: 208
  • Mobile homes: 25

Unemployment: 6.1%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 18505

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 18505
  • 77.5%6,979Drove a car alone
  • 14.8%1,337Carpooled
  • 0.7%67Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.1%9Subway or elevated
  • 0.6%51Taxi
  • 0.1%7Bicycle
  • 2.5%228Walked
  • 0.4%40Other means
  • 3.0%270Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 18505

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 18505
  • 218Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,3075 to 9 minutes
  • 1,94010 to 14 minutes
  • 2,27515 to 19 minutes
  • 1,24220 to 24 minutes
  • 36125 to 29 minutes
  • 50430 to 34 minutes
  • 13935 to 39 minutes
  • 19040 to 44 minutes
  • 17745 to 59 minutes
  • 24060 to 89 minutes
  • 11590 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 81.4%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 19,985
  • In family households: 15,809 (2,469 male householders, 2,315 female householders)
    3,118 spouses, 5,751 children (5,569 natural, 50 adopted, 133 stepchildren), 371 grandchildren, 354 brothers or sisters, 427 parents, 388 other relatives, 567 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,187 (1,537 male householders (1,312 living alone)), 1,988 female householders (1,718 living alone)), 654 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 486 (359 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,014 2-persons, 1,311 3-persons, 798 4-persons, 308 5-persons, 198 6-persons, 152 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 3,030 1-person, 409 2-persons, 67 3-persons, 15 4-persons

2,334 married couples with children.
1,670 single-parent households (359 men, 1,311 women).

79.4% of residents of 18505 zip code speak English at home.
11.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (45% very well, 25% well, 22% not well, 8% not at all).
7.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (51% very well, 22% well, 12% not well, 14% not at all).
1.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (43% very well, 39% well, 16% not well, 2% not at all).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (89% very well, 6% well, 6% not well).

Foreign born population: 2,460 (12.0%)
(30.3% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

12.0%
Whole state:

7.0%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 14%Dominica
  • 12%Uzbekistan
  • 11%Kazakhstan
  • 9%Bangladesh
  • 7%Sri Lanka
  • 5%Guatemala
  • 4%Belarus
Most common first ancestries reported in 18505
  • 13%Irish
  • 11%Italian
  • 7%Polish
  • 7%German
  • 4%American
  • 1%English
  • 1%Turkish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,4502010 or later
  • 1,0592000 to 2009
  • 3841990 to 1999
  • 402Before 1990

Zip code 18505 topographic map

There are 93 Medical Specialists in Zip Code 18505.

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • A LEVENTHAL & SONS (711 DAVIS ST in SCRANTON, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - RCRIS-PAD002811974, 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) , LEVENTHAL, OSCAR (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BISHOP HANNAN HIGH SCHOOL (330 WYOMING AVE in SCRANTON, PA)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)

Zip code 18505 marital status for males
Zip code 18505 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3.1%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4.6%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 75.8%Utility gas
  • 17.8%Electricity
  • 3.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 21,733.

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

  • This state: 13,856
  • Northeast: 2,463
  • Midwest: 259
  • South: 600
  • West: 251

67% of the 18505 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 75% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Pennsylvania.

87% of the 18505 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 62% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 13% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 22% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 2% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Scranton, PA (18505)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 193
Here:

9.9%
Pennsylvania:

13.8%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 151
Here:

15.7%
Pennsylvania:

13.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 519
Here:

66.6%
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 ($)
  • 66,456Life, physical, and social science occupations
  • 63,082Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 57,631Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 52,962Business and financial operations occupations
  • 51,642Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 49,369Management occupations

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

  • CHAMBERLAIN MANUFACTURING CORP (156 CEDAR AVE) : $447,106,072 in 195 contracts from 1999 to 2006
    Contracts for Ammunition, over 125 mm, Ammunition -- Basic Research (R&D), Fuzes and Primers, Ammunition, 75 mm through 125 mm, and more by Army, Navy
    Signed by year: 2000: $54,877,780; 2001: $58,141,418; 2002: $36,906,972; 2003: $97,953,204; 2004: $84,490,590; 2005: $53,153,343; 2006: $63,106,349.

    Biggest contracts:
    $33,225,694 with Army for Ammunition, over 125 mm. Signed on 2004-12-07. Completion date: 2006-07-31.
    $29,181,816, same as above. Signed on 2006-02-28. Completion date: 2008-01-30.
    $23,070,371 with Army for Ammunition -- Basic Research (R&D). Signed on 2003-11-26. Completion date: 2006-04-30.
    $21,304,612 with Army for Fuzes and Primers. Signed on 2000-02-15. Completion date: 2000-12-30.
  • THE HILLIER GROUP PENNSYLVANIA (50 GLENMAURA NATIONAL BLVD; small business) : $1,571,829 in 12 contracts from 1999 to 2005
    Contracts for Other Architect and Engineering Services, Architect - Engineer Services (including landscaping, interior layout, and designing) by Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only, Navy
    Signed by year: 2000: $243,195; 2001: $52,098; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $0; 2005: $335,104; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $581,128 with Army for Other Architect and Engineering Services. Signed on 1999-12-27. Completion date: 2000-07-03.
    $355,392 with Army for Other Architect and Engineering Services. Taking place in DC. Signed on 1999-11-02. Completion date: 2000-11-02.
    $335,104 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Other Architect and Engineering Services. Signed on 2005-01-14. Completion date: 2006-06-30.
    $58,661 with Navy for Architect - Engineer Services (including landscaping, interior layout, and designing). Taking place in DC. Signed on 2000-10-01. Completion date: 1999-12-31.
  • SKP (710 E MOUNTAIN RD; small business) : $968,918 in 58 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Automatic Data Processing Equipment (Including Firmware), Software, Supplies and Support Equipment, Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Miscellaneous, Miscellaneous Special Industry Machinery, Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Cleaning Equipment and Supplies, and more by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $50,000; 2001: $50,000; 2002: $32,800; 2003: $239,612; 2004: $272,526; 2005: $176,479; 2006: $147,501.

    Biggest contracts:
    $50,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Automatic Data Processing Equipment (Including Firmware), Software, Supplies and Support Equipment. Signed on 2000-06-09. Completion date: 2001-06-30.
    $50,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Miscellaneous. Signed on 2001-08-16. Completion date: 2002-06-30.
    $37,000 with Army for Miscellaneous Special Industry Machinery. Signed on 2004-03-11. Completion date: 2004-05-11.
    $34,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Miscellaneous. Signed on 2006-01-30. Completion date: 2005-12-31.
  • MODERN MACHINE SHOP (908 E ELM ST; small business) : $307,698 in 61 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    Contracts for Coils and Transformers, Miscellaneous Electrical and Electronic Components, Miscellaneous Items, Antennas, Waveguides, and Related Equipment, and more by Army, Air Force
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $52,750; 2004: $86,973; 2005: $102,509; 2006: $65,466.

    Biggest contracts:
    $26,942 with Army for Coils and Transformers. Signed on 2006-02-01. Completion date: 2006-03-10.
    $18,830 with Army for Miscellaneous Electrical and Electronic Components. Signed on 2003-06-02. Completion date: 2003-09-26.
    $14,515 with Army for Miscellaneous Items. Signed on 2004-08-25. Completion date: 2004-10-29.
    $12,854 with Army for Antennas, Waveguides, and Related Equipment. Signed on 2005-01-28. Completion date: 2005-04-28.
  • ECOSCIENTIFIC SOLUTIONS LLC (930 MEADOW AVE STE 2B; small business) : $275,150 in 5 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    Contracts for Forest/Range Fire Rehabilitation Services (non-construction), Aerial Fertilization/Spraying Services by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only, Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $180,000; 2005: $95,150; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $90,000 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Forest/Range Fire Rehabilitation Services (non-construction). Signed on 2004-02-25. Completion date: 2004-06-01.
    $90,000 with Army for Forest/Range Fire Rehabilitation Services (non-construction). Signed on 2004-02-25. Completion date: 2004-06-01.
    $46,075 with Army for Aerial Fertilization/Spraying Services. Signed on 2005-06-03. Completion date: 2005-11-15.
    $46,075 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Aerial Fertilization/Spraying Services. Signed on 2005-06-03. Completion date: 2005-11-15.
  • NU-PAINT ASSOCIATES (1524 PITTSTON AVE; small business) : $223,813 in 31 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Maintenance Buildings, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Non-Building Facilities, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Administrative Facilities and Service Buildings, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Waste Treatment and Storage Facilities, and more by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $49,100; 2001: $73,450; 2002: $0; 2003: $46,406; 2004: $39,480; 2005: $6,377; 2006: $9,000.

    Biggest contracts:
    $64,650 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Maintenance Buildings. Signed on 2001-10-26. Completion date: 2002-01-09.
    $32,200 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Non-Building Facilities. Signed on 2003-02-25. Completion date: 2003-05-01.
    $21,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Administrative Facilities and Service Buildings. Signed on 2000-09-27. Completion date: 2000-10-31.
    $10,200 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Maintenance Buildings. Signed on 2004-09-21. Completion date: 2004-10-29.
  • VAC-WAY APPLIANCE & SERVICE IN (601 CEDAR AVE; small business) : $23,370 in 5 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    Contracts for Floor Polishers and Vacuum Cleaning Equipment by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $3,120; 2004: $11,500; 2005: $3,125; 2006: $5,625.

    Biggest contracts:
    $7,875 with Army for Floor Polishers and Vacuum Cleaning Equipment. Signed on 2004-04-08. Completion date: 2004-04-23.
    $5,625, same as above. Signed on 2006-02-16. Completion date: 2006-03-03.
    $3,625, same as above. Signed on 2004-12-23. Completion date: 2005-01-07.
    $3,125, same as above. Signed on 2005-12-29. Completion date: 2006-01-06.
  • J RYBNICK PLUMBING, HEAT, & M (1021 MAPLE STREET; small business)
    $16,275 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Dining Facilities. Signed on 2002-01-04. Completion date: 2002-02-14.
  • SCRANTON SHEET METAL INC (240 E ELM ST; small business) : $14,413 in 2 contracts from 2005 to 2006
    $9,713 with Army for Miscellaneous Communication Equipment. Signed on 2005-06-16. Completion date: 2005-07-28.
    $4,700 with Army for Facilities Operations Support Services. Signed on 2006-05-18. Completion date: 2006-06-02.
  • IDE AIR, INC (1315 PITTSTON AVE; small business) : $13,857 in 2 contracts in 2003
    $9,819 with Army for Air Conditioning Equipment. Signed on 2003-03-19. Completion date: 2003-04-11.
    $4,038, same as above. Signed on 2003-08-18. Completion date: 2003-08-19.

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

  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (50-99 employees: 2 establishments, 20-49 employees: 5 establishments, 10-19 employees: 3 establishments, 5-9 employees: 3 establishments, 1-4 employees: 4 establishments)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (100-249: 1, 50-99: 1, 20-49: 1, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 9)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (100-249: 1, 20-49: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Industrial Launderers (100-249: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities (100-249: 1)

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:

  • 298 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 131 people in college/university student housing
  • 48 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 25 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 305 people in nursing homes
  • 105 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 57 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 54 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 30 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 15 people in religious group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 8 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 ORIGINATED78$92,005107$89,154359$112,202101$37,2995$1,937,59052$78,8150$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$120,5692$141,06530$133,52823$23,7040$04$69,4000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED15$96,13925$92,664210$96,81465$37,7561$120,49021$74,0871$7,850
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$98,26315$96,404109$118,23710$49,1700$018$92,2550$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$39,0002$79,47026$127,1751$57,7200$03$69,2670$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED26$88,8955$129,210
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$150,4024$126,553
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$90,0734$142,088
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$112,905
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$93,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 18505
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 18505 - Value
Most common first names in zip code 18505 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary59979.9 years
Joseph45874.0 years
John45073.7 years
Helen27879.8 years
William25773.4 years
Anna24281.4 years
Margaret23178.1 years
Frank19776.1 years
Robert17870.3 years
Edward16474.9 years
Most common last names in zip code 18505 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Walsh8677.0 years
Miller5978.7 years
Jones4572.8 years
Kelly4373.0 years
Smith3972.4 years
Gallagher3980.0 years
Burke3479.5 years
Snyder3275.1 years
Phillips3175.4 years
Hughes3075.6 years
Businesses in zip code 18505
NameCountNameCount
Aeropostale1La-Z-Boy1
CVS2Rite Aid1
Clarion1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts3T-Mobile1
Econo Lodge1The Limited1
FedEx1UPS1
Goodwill2Waffle House1
H&R Block1Wendy's1
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