Sugarloaf, PA 18249 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 18249: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sugarloaf, PA 18249

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 62
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,549
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Luzerne County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.992, Longitude -76.073
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Sugarloaf, PA 18249 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,699
Daytime Population: Workers 1,007
Daytime Population: Residents 2,272
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,279
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 4,535
Population in Familes 3,816
Population in Group Qrtrs 164
Population Density2 150
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $65,159
Average Household Income $94,189
Per Capita Income $38,931


Total Housing Units 2,070 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,608 (77.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 296 (14.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 166 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $206,360
Average Home Value $253,607


Total Households 1,904
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 1,358
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.21% -0.09%
Households 0.27% -0.07%
Families 0.1% -0.18%
Median Household Income   2.9%
Per Capita Income   3.07%

Sugarloaf, PA 18249 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 18249 to the other 1,663 ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 668 60th
Population Density # 993 40th
Diversity Index # 684 59th
Median Household Income # 318 81st
Per Capita Income # 176 89th

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