Starlight, PA 18461 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 18461: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Starlight, PA 18461

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 5
  • Single Family Addresses: 193
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Wayne County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.919, Longitude -75.321
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Starlight, PA 18461 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 433
Population in Households 433
Population in Familes 328
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 17
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 199
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 121
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 349 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 165 (47.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 ( 9.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 150 (43.0%)
Median Home Value $179,808
Average Home Value $265,303


Median Household Income $40,745
Average Household Income $57,723
Per Capita Income $26,528
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.16% 0.68%
Households 1.35% 0.79%
Families 1.1% 0.81%
Median Household Income   0.98%
Per Capita Income   2.34%
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.

Starlight, PA 18461 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 18461 to the other 1,669 ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 1329 20th
Population Density1 # 1579 5th
Diversity Index2 # 842 49th
Median Household Income # 1343 20th
Per Capita Income # 719 57th

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