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Zip Code 18106 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 18106 is 6,829 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.04 | Zip Code 18106 land area is 8.107 sq. miles | Population density is 842.36 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 18106

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 44
Median Age - Male 42.2
Median Age - Female 45.2

Median age of zip code 18106 is 12% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 18.3% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 18106 is 9.6% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 17.9% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 18106 median age is 12.7% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 17.4% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 18106

White population 6119
Black or African American population 104
Asian population 238
American Indian and Alaska Native population 0
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 135

Region of birth

Zip code 18106 ancestry distribution

Arab 1% Czech 0.2%
Danish 0.1% Dutch 2.1%
English 5.8% French No Basque 1.6%
French Canadian 0.2% German 32%
Greek 0.9% Hungarian 1.3%
Irish 13.1% Italian 10.4%
Lithuanian 0.6% Norwegian 0.2%
Polish 6.1% Portuguese 0%
Russian 1.3% Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Scottish 3% Slovak 2.5%
Subsaharan African 0% Swedish 1.1%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 2.3%
USA 2.9% Welsh 1.3%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0% Other Ancestries 18.2%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 18106

Family Type Distribution
Total families 1755
Married couples 90.03%
Other couples 9.97%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 18106

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 7.12% 16.39%
$30,000 and $50,000 9.69% 14.02%
$50,000 and $100,000 43.08% 37.23%
$100,000 and $200,000 27.52% 23.09%
$200,000 or more 12.59% 9.26%

Households by size in zip code 18106

Household language in zip code 18106

English language 86.45%
Spanish language 6.93%
Other European language 4.31%
Asian language 1.91%
Other language 0.4%

Population by housing unit in zip code 18106

Total Occupied housing units 2624
Detached housing units 59.91%
Attached housing units 17.07%
2 units 3.73%
3 - 4 units 0%
5 - 9 units 1.45%
10 - 19 units 3.16%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 5.83%
Mobile homes 8.84%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 18106

Use car, track or Van 92.11%
Use public transportation 0.66%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 1.58%
Work at home 5.64%

School attendance in zip code 18106

Attent Preschool programs 1.76%
Attend Public School 18.42%
Attend college undergraduate program 2.49%
Attent graduate studies 1.58%
Not enrolled in school 75.75%

Highest school attainment in zip code 18106

Less then 9th grade 3.31%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 4.55%
High school diploma 34.99%
Some college, no degree 18.14%
Associate degree 10.91%
Bachelor's degree 23.75%
Graduate or professional degree 4.35%

Real Estate in zip code 18106

Housing occupied 100%
Housing vacant 0%
Housing occupied by owner 83.61%
Housing occupied by tenant 16.39%
Total Rented Units 430
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,077
Median Gross Rent $1,179
Median Home Value $260,300

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 18106 median gross rent is 9.47% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 18106

Studio $910
1 Bedroom $1,020
2 Bedrooms $1,190
3 Bedrooms $1,420
4 Bedrooms $1,470
AVERAGE RENT $1,202

Average rent in zip code 18106 ($1,202.00) is 18.8% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 28.5% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 18106 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 21.3% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 21.6% higher, two bedroom rent is 20% higher, three bedroom rent is 16.4% higher, four bedroom rent is 16.8% higher.

Housing units in zip code 18106

Total housing units 2624
Detached housing units 59.91%
Attached housing units 17.07%
2 units 3.73%
3 - 4 units 0%
5 - 9 units 1.45%
10 - 19 units 3.16%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 5.83%
Mobile homes 8.84%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 18106

Total Real Estate Taxes $7,838,200
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $5,904,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $1,933,500

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