Hazleton, PA 18202 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 18202: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hazleton, PA 18202

Acceptable Alternative
Hazle Township, PA 18202
Hazle Townshp, PA 18202
Pardeesville, PA 18202
W Hazleton, PA 18202
West Hazleton, PA 18202

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 647
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,338
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 179
  • County: Luzerne County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.96, Longitude -75.976
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 18202 has segments in 2 Counties (Luzerne, Schuylkill).

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Hazleton, PA 18202 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 14,810
Population in Households 14,063
Population in Familes 11,063
Population in Group Qrtrs 747
Population Density1 362
Diversity Index2 60


Total Households 5,846
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 3,697
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,699 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,903 (58.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,943 (29.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 853 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $134,644
Average Home Value $157,232


Median Household Income $37,663
Average Household Income $49,765
Per Capita Income $19,924
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.2% 0.47%
Households 1.06% 0.42%
Families 0.91% 0.31%
Median Household Income   2.72%
Per Capita Income   2.61%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Hazleton, PA 18202 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 18202 to the other 1,635 ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 290 82nd
Population Density1 # 712 57th
Diversity Index2 # 66 96th
Median Household Income # 1448 11th
Per Capita Income # 1412 14th

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