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18640 Zip Code (Pittston, PA) Detailed Profile




Cities: Pittston, PA (5.92%), Hughestown, PA (3.02%), Inkerman, PA (2.54%), Yatesville, PA (1.99%), Browntown, PA (1.61%), Dupont, PA (0.56%), Laflin, PA (0.21%), Duryea, PA (0.01%)
County: Luzerne County, PA
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 17,033
Zip code population in 2010: 17,155
Zip code population in 2000: 18,014

Houses and condos: 8,483
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,729
% of renters here:

36%
State:

32%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 18640: 94.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 28.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.5 sq. mi.
Population density: 601 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

1.7% ($2,342)
Pennsylvania:

1.5% ($2,887)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,517 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,090 (1.8%)

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Males: 7,860  (46.1%)
Females: 9,173  (53.9%)

For population 25 years and over in 18640:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 18640:

  • Never married: 33.4%
  • Now married: 41.8%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

Zip code 18640 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 18640 (2019)
    • 16,38495.5%White
    • 3221.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1951.1%Black
    • 1661.0%Two or more races
    • 720.4%Asian
    • 90.05%Some other race
    • 60.03%American Indian
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 15,958
Rural population: 1,074

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $136,339
18640:

$136,339
Pennsylvania:

$192,600



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in 18640 zip code as of May 15, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 18640 is 933 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is lower than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

45.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.2 people
Pennsylvania:

2.4 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 18640, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $47,095 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$47,095
State:

$61,346

Salary/wage: $40,174 (reported on 82.2% of returns)
Here:

$40,174
State:

$51,902
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 70.3% for AGIs below $25k, 78.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 76.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 73.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 75.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 44.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,546 (reported on 32.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,546
Pennsylvania:

$1,588
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $4,964 (reported on 23.3% of returns)
Here:

$4,964
State:

$5,827
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 8.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$5,124 (reported on 13.4% of returns)
Here:

+$5,124
State:

+$14,495
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$15,951 (reported on 9.1% of returns)
Here:

+$15,951
State:

+$16,268
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $25k, 2.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $12,032 (reported on 11.2% of returns)
18640:

$12,032
Pennsylvania:

$14,550
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.2% for AGIs below $25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $14,933 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
18640:

$14,933
Pennsylvania:

$20,922

Total itemized deductions: $19,708 (18% of AGI, reported on 18.7% of returns)
Here:

$19,708
State:

$23,538

Here:

18.0% of AGI
State:

18.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $25k, 5.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 8.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 11.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $2,503 (reported on 14.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,503
State:

$4,025
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $7,888 (reported on 18.6% of returns)
18640:

$7,888
State:

$9,982
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $1,978 (reported on 16.8% of returns)
Here:

$1,978
State:

$2,106
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 53.4%
Here:

53%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 49.0% for AGIs below $25k, 51.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 57.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 60.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 62.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 80.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 18640, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $36,519 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$36,519
State:

$48,049

Salary/wage: $32,750 (reported on 84.0% of returns)
Here:

$32,750
State:

$42,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 93.9% for AGIs below $10k, 74.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 81.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 81.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 80.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 58.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,415 (reported on 47.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,415
Pennsylvania:

$1,657
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.2% for AGIs below $10k, 2.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,565 (reported on 27.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,565
State:

$3,566
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.3% for AGIs below $10k, 1.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$2,979 (reported on 17.2% of returns)
Here:

+$2,979
State:

+$9,716
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -3.8% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$14,959 (reported on 9.1% of returns)
Here:

+$14,959
State:

+$14,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.8% for AGIs below $10k, 3.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.2% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,074 (reported on 2.8% of returns)
18640:

$3,074
Pennsylvania:

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

Self-employed pension: $18,459 (reported on 0.5% of returns)
Here:

$18,459
Pennsylvania:

$14,674

Total itemized deductions: $15,769 (19% of AGI, reported on 17.9% of returns)
Here:

$15,769
State:

$18,804

Here:

18.9% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.6% for AGIs below $10k, 4.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,148 (2% of AGI, reported on 15.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,148
State:

$3,337

Here:

2.4% of AGI
State:

3.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,261 (reported on 73.3% of returns)
18640:

$5,261
State:

$8,008
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $10k, 4.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 19.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,572 (reported on 13.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,572
State:

$1,643

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 51.9%
Here:

52%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 46.6% for AGIs below $10k, 49.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 51.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 56.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 59.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 70.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$49,583
Pennsylvania:

$63,463
Pittston, PA (18640) map Nearest zip codes: 18641, 18642, 18702, 18518, 18507, 18517.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

40.6%
Pennsylvania:

44.1%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

45.7%
Pennsylvania:

46.4%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,240
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 6,238


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 106 (83 now married, 22 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 3,348 (1,250 now married, 2,103 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 18640 with a mortgage: 2,512 (34 second mortgage, 456 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,299

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,323
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $602

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

15.2%
Whole state:

12.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

9.4%
Whole state:

6.6%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.7
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

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

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  • Notable locations in zip code 18640: Yatesville Station (A), Pittston Station (B), Jenkins Junction Station (C), Number 7 Junction (D), Suscon Station (E), Jenkins Township Volunteer Hose Company 1 (F), Yatesville Volunteer Fireman Association (G), Pittston Township Volunteer Fire Department (H), Hughestown Hose Company (I), Boston Colliery (J), Pittston City Fire Department Niagara Engine Company 2 (K), Pittston City Fire Department Eagle Hose Company 1 (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: Gardner Creek Reservoir (A), Harlow Pond (B), Mill Creek Reservoir (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Warden Creek (A), Monument Creek (B), Trout Creek (C), Three Spring Brook (D), Lackawanna River (E), Collins Creek (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 1892014 or later
  • 1352010 to 2013
  • 6192000 to 2009
  • 5321990 to 1999
  • 5321980 to 1989
  • 1,0071970 to 1979
  • 5981960 to 1969
  • 6631950 to 1959
  • 5801940 to 1949
  • 3,5301939 or earlier

Zip code 18640 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Pittston, PA (18640)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Pittston, PA (18640)
  • 6no bedroom
  • 371 bedroom
  • 1,0152 bedrooms
  • 2,4383 bedrooms
  • 1,0474 bedrooms
  • 2445+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pittston, PA (18640)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Pittston, PA (18640)
  • 206no bedroom
  • 6181 bedroom
  • 7662 bedrooms
  • 9873 bedrooms
  • 1244 bedrooms
  • 215+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Pittston, PA (18640) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Pittston, PA (18640) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 207no vehicle
  • 1,5621 vehicle
  • 1,8702 vehicles
  • 7483 vehicles
  • 1774 vehicles
  • 2265+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Pittston, PA (18640) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Pittston, PA (18640) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 678no vehicle
  • 1,3841 vehicle
  • 5402 vehicles
  • 813 vehicles
  • 444 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 18640 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 18640 household income distribution in 2019
  • 462Less than $10,000
  • 464$10,000 to $14,999
  • 540$15,000 to $19,999
  • 342$20,000 to $24,999
  • 421$25,000 to $29,999
  • 517$30,000 to $34,999
  • 338$35,000 to $39,999
  • 302$40,000 to $44,999
  • 270$45,000 to $49,999
  • 479$50,000 to $59,999
  • 736$60,000 to $74,999
  • 993$75,000 to $99,999
  • 624$100,000 to $124,999
  • 330$125,000 to $149,999
  • 353$150,000 to $199,999
  • 228$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 18640

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 18640
  • 79Less than $10,000
  • 41$10,000 to $14,999
  • 55$15,000 to $19,999
  • 46$20,000 to $24,999
  • 6$25,000 to $29,999
  • 23$30,000 to $34,999
  • 16$35,000 to $39,999
  • 144$40,000 to $49,999
  • 122$50,000 to $59,999
  • 291$60,000 to $69,999
  • 190$70,000 to $79,999
  • 363$80,000 to $89,999
  • 277$90,000 to $99,999
  • 431$100,000 to $124,999
  • 620$125,000 to $149,999
  • 403$150,000 to $174,999
  • 233$175,000 to $199,999
  • 307$200,000 to $249,999
  • 274$250,000 to $299,999
  • 371$300,000 to $399,999
  • 64$400,000 to $499,999
  • 13$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 18640

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 18640
  • 38Less than $100
  • 59$100 to $149
  • 66$150 to $199
  • 122$200 to $249
  • 47$250 to $299
  • 32$300 to $349
  • 73$350 to $399
  • 100$400 to $449
  • 179$450 to $499
  • 226$500 to $549
  • 134$550 to $599
  • 287$600 to $649
  • 187$650 to $699
  • 250$700 to $749
  • 78$750 to $799
  • 146$800 to $899
  • 83$900 to $999
  • 112$1,000 to $1,249
  • 73$1,250 to $1,499
  • 38$1,500 to $1,999
  • 12$2,500 to $2,999
  • 225No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $881.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $102,227.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $143,096
  • Asian householders: $743,358
  • Some other race householders: $109,814
  • Two or more races householders: $316,771
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $114,375

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $136,339
18640:

$136,339
Pennsylvania:

$192,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $90,481 - $187,670

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $204,362
Here:

$204,362
State:

$255,931

Townhouses or other attached units: $156,195
Here:

$156,195
State:

$201,403

In 2-unit structures: $163,111
Here:

$163,111
State:

$189,304

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $195,995
Here:

$195,995
State:

$200,358

Mobile homes: $23,253
Here:

$23,253
State:

$62,605
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 18640
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,842
  • One, attached: 1,243
  • Two: 758
  • 3 or 4: 504
  • 5 to 9: 129
  • 10 to 19: 7
  • 20 to 49: 195
  • 50 or more: 316
  • Mobile homes: 453

Unemployment: 5.1%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 18640

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 18640
  • 80.7%6,869Drove a car alone
  • 11.6%990Carpooled
  • 1.0%87Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.1%5Streetcar or trolley car
  • 0.0%4Taxi
  • 0.2%21Bicycle
  • 1.7%143Walked
  • 0.6%51Other means
  • 3.6%308Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 18640

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 18640
  • 177Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,0365 to 9 minutes
  • 1,79810 to 14 minutes
  • 1,23215 to 19 minutes
  • 1,51820 to 24 minutes
  • 44225 to 29 minutes
  • 91930 to 34 minutes
  • 14235 to 39 minutes
  • 12540 to 44 minutes
  • 31345 to 59 minutes
  • 29860 to 89 minutes
  • 17690 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 74.3%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 17,033
  • Male householders: 3,283 (980 living alone), Female householders: 4,241 (1,756 living alone)
  • 2,710 spouses (2,695 opposite-sex spouses), 562 unmarried partners, (562 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 4,586 children (4,222 natural, 115 adopted, 250 stepchildren), 373 grandchildren, 164 brothers or sisters, 141 parents, 17 foster children, 340 other relatives, 314 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 320 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,202 2-persons, 928 3-persons, 775 4-persons, 302 5-persons, 54 6-persons, 80 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,738 1-person, 423 2-persons, 37 3-persons

1,355 married couples with children.
1,185 single-parent households (164 men, 1,021 women).

94.3% of residents of 18640 zip code speak English at home.
2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% very well, 23% well, 5% not well, 1% not at all).
3.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (91% very well, 9% well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (51% very well, 24% well, 24% not at all).

Foreign born population: 282 (1.7%)
(57.9% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

1.7%
Whole state:

7.0%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 16%Grenada
  • 13%Bolivia
  • 9%Guatemala
  • 6%Yemen
  • 5%Greece
  • 5%Honduras
  • 5%Bahamas
Most common first ancestries reported in 18640
  • 28%Italian
  • 21%Polish
  • 13%Irish
  • 6%American
  • 4%German
  • 2%Lithuanian
  • 2%English
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 642010 or later
  • 922000 to 2009
  • 941990 to 1999
  • 129Before 1990

Zip code 18640 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • ACTON TECH MFG (100 THOMPSON STREET in PITTSTON, PA)
    ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-03-1987-0670, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION, ICIS-03-1990-0629,
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-03-1987-0670, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION, ICIS-03-1990-0629,
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - RCRIS-PAD987370780, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Large Quantity Generators, more that 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: SPECIALTY CLEANING, POLISHING, AND SANITATION PREPARATIONS; SURFACE ACTIVE AGENTS, FINISHING AGENTS, SULFONATED OILS, AND ASSISTANTS; ADHESIVES AND SEALANTS; CHEMICALS AND CHEMICAL PREPARATIONS; UNSUPPORTED PLASTICS FILM AND SHEET
    Business NAICS classification: SURFACE ACTIVE AGENT MANUFACTURING.; ALL OTHER MISCELLANEOUS CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND PREPARATION MANUFACTURING.; UNLAMINATED PLASTICS FILM AND SHEET (EXCEPT PACKAGING) MANUFACTURING.
    Organizations: ACTON TECHNOLOGIES INC (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , ACTON TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: ACTON ASSOCIATES, INCORPORATED, ACTON TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
  • ABRAHAM CHEV (339 HWY 315 in PITTSTON TOWNSHIP, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - RCRIS-PAD058445230, 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) , DAD INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • ADHESIVES & CHEM (131 BROWN ST in PITTSTON TOWNSHIP, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - RCRIS-PAD001304195, 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
    Business SIC classification: ADHESIVES AND SEALANTS
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , OWNERNAME (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • ATWELL, CHARLES DBA PORKYS GARAGE (179 CENTER ST in PITTSTON, PA)
    TRANSPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , ATWELL CHARLES (CONTACT/OWNER)

Zip code 18640 marital status for males
Zip code 18640 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3.4%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2.6%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 42.7%Utility gas
  • 23.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 21.2%Electricity
  • 8.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Coal or coke
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.7%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 18,888.

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

  • This state: 14,296
  • Northeast: 1,485
  • Midwest: 386
  • South: 307
  • West: 119

72% of the 18640 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 84% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Pennsylvania.

89% of the 18640 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 79% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 5% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 14% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 1% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Pittston, PA (18640)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 135
Here:

9.1%
Pennsylvania:

13.5%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 151
Here:

18.8%
Pennsylvania:

13.5%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 261
Here:

44.5%
Pennsylvania:

38.5%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 126,386Legal occupations
  • 82,001Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors
  • 80,862Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 67,919Life, physical, and social science occupations
  • 62,360Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 59,357Architecture and engineering occupations

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • MULTI SCAPE INC (995 S TOWNSHIP BLVD in PITTSTON, PA; small business) : $613,672 in 33 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Maintenance Buildings, Snow Removal/Salt Service (also spreading aggregate or other snow melting material), Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Conservation and Development Facilities, Landscaping/Groundskeeping Services, and more by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $14,500; 2001: $35,000; 2002: $70,850; 2003: $55,005; 2004: $216,739; 2005: $207,386; 2006: $14,192.

    Biggest contracts:
    $80,623 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Maintenance Buildings. Signed on 2005-11-09. Completion date: 2005-12-16.
    $65,850, same as above. Signed on 2002-01-29. Completion date: 2002-02-25.
    $50,000 with Army for Snow Removal/Salt Service (also spreading aggregate or other snow melting material). Signed on 2005-12-12. Completion date: 2006-11-20.
    $48,766 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Maintenance Buildings. Signed on 2004-08-23. Completion date: 2004-10-15.
  • COLOR WORLD PAINT, FLOOR & WAL (701 TOWNSHIP BLVD in PITTSTON, PA; small business) : $272,204 in 23 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    Contracts for Floor Coverings, Miscellaneous Construction Materials, Wallboard, Building Paper, and Thermal Insulation Materials, Miscellaneous Maintenance and Repair Shop Specialized Equipment, and more by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $6,840; 2004: $66,319; 2005: $23,657; 2006: $175,388.

    Biggest contracts:
    $47,875 with Army for Floor Coverings. Signed on 2006-02-09. Completion date: 2006-02-24.
    $43,088, same as above. Signed on 2006-02-23. Completion date: 2006-03-10.
    $31,185 with Army for Miscellaneous Construction Materials. Signed on 2004-12-07. Completion date: 2004-12-27.
    $25,298 with Army for Wallboard, Building Paper, and Thermal Insulation Materials. Signed on 2006-02-28. Completion date: 2006-03-17.
  • KEYSTONE CONTROL CORPORATION (700 EAST OAK STREET in PITTSTON, PA; small business) : $212,300 in 5 contracts from 2000 to 2005
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Plumbing, Heating, and Waste Disposal Equipment, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Maintenance Buildings, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Industrial Buildings, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Utilities by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $25,000; 2001: $64,300; 2002: $0; 2003: $25,000; 2004: $75,000; 2005: $23,000; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $75,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Plumbing, Heating, and Waste Disposal Equipment. Signed on 2004-08-11. Completion date: 2005-08-10.
    $64,300 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Maintenance Buildings. Signed on 2001-10-17. Completion date: 2002-01-07.
    $25,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Industrial Buildings. Signed on 2003-02-21. Completion date: 2003-09-30.
    $25,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Utilities. Signed on 2000-01-19. Completion date: 2001-01-18.
  • TRANE, DIV AMERICAN STANDARD (10 FREEPORT ROAD in PITTSTON, PA; small business) : $173,372 in 24 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Fuses, Arresters, Absorbers, and Protectors, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Components, Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Electrical and Electronic Equipment Components, Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Miscellaneous, and more by Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System, Army, Public Buildings Service
    Signed by year: 2000: $7,000; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $9,526; 2004: $93,827; 2005: $53,514; 2006: $9,505.

    Biggest contracts:
    $24,633 with Bureau of Prisoners/Federal Prison System for Fuses, Arresters, Absorbers, and Protectors. Signed on 2004-10-07. Completion date: 2004-11-15.
    $15,650 with Army for Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Components. Signed on 2004-08-30. Completion date: 2004-10-15.
    $12,519 with Army for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Electrical and Electronic Equipment Components. Signed on 2004-05-13. Completion date: 2004-05-28.
    $12,500 with Army for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Miscellaneous. Signed on 2004-11-24. Completion date: 2004-12-17.
  • VALLEY REFRIGERATION & AIR CON (345 LAUREL ST in PITTSTON, PA; small business) : $135,316 in 10 contracts from 2001 to 2006
    Contracts for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Heating and Cooling Plants, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Maintenance Buildings, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Miscellaneous Buildings, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Missile System Facilities, and more by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $18,500; 2002: $0; 2003: $41,200; 2004: $33,490; 2005: $0; 2006: $42,126.

    Biggest contracts:
    $31,936 with Army for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Heating and Cooling Plants. Signed on 2006-01-18. Completion date: 2006-03-03.
    $30,495 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Maintenance Buildings. Signed on 2004-05-24. Completion date: 2004-07-30.
    $18,500 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Miscellaneous Buildings. Signed on 2001-07-11. Completion date: 2001-08-10.
    $15,450 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Missile System Facilities. Signed on 2003-02-27. Completion date: 2003-04-25.
  • INDEPENDENT CHEMICAL SUP CO (OHARA INDUSTRIAL PARK in PITTSTON, PA; small business) : $92,402 in 25 contracts from 2002 to 2006
    Contracts for Chemicals, Miscellaneous Chemical Specialties, Clothing, Special Purpose, Gases: Compressed and Liquefied, and more by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $2,997; 2003: $14,708; 2004: $21,501; 2005: $30,603; 2006: $22,593.

    Biggest contracts:
    $8,200 with Army for Chemicals. Signed on 2006-02-16. Completion date: 2006-03-16.
    $7,928 with Army for Miscellaneous Chemical Specialties. Signed on 2005-09-26. Completion date: 2005-10-14.
    $5,385 with Army for Clothing, Special Purpose. Signed on 2005-12-08. Completion date: 2005-12-09.
    $5,385 with Army for Miscellaneous Chemical Specialties. Signed on 2006-01-04. Completion date: 2006-01-09.
  • UPRIGHT MATERIAL HANDLING, INC (127 IMPORT RD in PITTSTON, PA; small business) : $57,981 in 3 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    $44,725 with Army for Truck and Tractor Attachments. Taking place in AL. Signed on 2004-09-30. Completion date: 2004-12-31.
    $8,700 with Army for Drums and Cans. Signed on 2005-11-21. Completion date: 2005-12-02.
    $4,556 with Army for Hardware, Commercial. Signed on 2005-08-08. Completion date: 2005-10-14.
  • DEADSOLID SIMULATIONS INC (1192 SATHERS DR in PITTSTON, PA; small business)
    $42,500 with Army for Recreational and Gymnastic Equipment. Signed on 2003-09-27. Completion date: 2003-10-30.
  • CIRCLE BOLT & NUT COMPANY INC (19 LAFLIN RD in INKERMAN, PA; small business) : $20,698 in 4 contracts from 2003 to 2004
    $7,093 with Army for Hardware, Commercial. Signed on 2004-06-08. Completion date: 2004-06-30.
    $6,125 with Army for Screws. Signed on 2004-03-29. Completion date: 2004-04-16.
    $4,452, same as above. Signed on 2004-04-09. Completion date: 2004-04-30.
    $3,028, same as above. Signed on 2003-08-14. Completion date: 2003-09-05.
  • ACTON TECHNOLOGIES, INC (100 THOMPSON ST in PITTSTON, PA; small business) : $12,192 in 5 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    Contracts for Miscellaneous Chemical Specialties, Paints, Dopes, Varnishes, and Related Products by Army, Defense Logistics Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $4,032; 2005: $3,360; 2006: $4,800.

    Biggest contracts:
    $4,800 with Army for Miscellaneous Chemical Specialties. Signed on 2006-04-20. Completion date: 2006-04-28.
    $4,032 with Army for Paints, Dopes, Varnishes, and Related Products. Signed on 2004-03-04. Completion date: 2004-03-12.
    $3,360 with Defense Logistics Agency for Miscellaneous Chemical Specialties. Signed on 2005-09-29. Completion date: 2005-10-30.
    $0, same as above. Signed on 2004-06-23. Completion date: 2009-06-22.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Home Health Care Services (100-249 employees: 2 establishments, 20-49 employees: 1 establishment, 10-19 employees: 1 establishment, 5-9 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (250-499: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (50-99: 2, 20-49: 2, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 3, 1-4: 7)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99: 1, 20-49: 2, 10-19: 2, 1-4: 4)
  • Educational Services: Elementary and Secondary Schools (100-249: 1, 5-9: 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:

  • 169 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 59 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 26 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 4 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 380 people in nursing homes
  • 52 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2012:

  • Fatal accident count: 6
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 8
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 7
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 10
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 4
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 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 ORIGINATED52$108,82279$105,260349$134,35352$31,7840$029$71,6194$74,495
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$104,2055$83,82231$99,7758$24,5380$02$74,2002$27,520
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$89,32217$63,769184$113,99951$24,6790$015$98,8453$50,993
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$137,20011$88,41596$118,2725$147,8121$90,0007$68,2890$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$144,5801$332,00028$130,4050$00$00$00$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$115,81512$137,779
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$182,8153$101,283
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$64,7030$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$209,5805$235,516
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$130,740
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 18640
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 18640 - Value

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 47. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 119 took place in 2017, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 18640 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (66.8%), and Outside Fires (19.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 18640
    • 43666.8%Structure Fires
    • 12719.4%Outside Fires
    • 538.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 375.7%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 18640, Pennsylvania

Most common first names in zip code 18640 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary50180.5 years
Joseph39872.8 years
John33972.4 years
Anna20981.6 years
William18172.6 years
Helen18181.0 years
James15671.4 years
Frank15072.7 years
Margaret13680.6 years
Michael13672.8 years
Most common last names in zip code 18640 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams4874.4 years
Walsh4574.6 years
Musto2877.7 years
Gallagher2775.6 years
Burke2577.7 years
Smith2371.5 years
Miller2373.0 years
Jones2279.3 years
Murphy2275.8 years
Evans2277.2 years
Businesses in zip code 18640
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Kroger1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets7
Arby's1McDonald's2
AutoZone1Rite Aid2
Burger King1Subway3
CVS1Super 81
Domino's Pizza1T-Mobile1
FedEx4U-Haul1
GNC1UPS2
H&R Block1Walmart1
Kmart1Wendy's1
Knights Inn1YMCA1
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