South Gibson, PA 18842 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 18842: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
South Gibson, PA 18842

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 8
  • Single Family Addresses: 96
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Susquehanna County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.753, Longitude -75.604
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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South Gibson, PA 18842 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 272
Population in Households 272
Population in Familes 229
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 44
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 102
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 74
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 132 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 86 (65.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 16 (12.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 30 (22.7%)
Median Home Value $183,333
Average Home Value $246,802


Median Household Income $45,025
Average Household Income $59,281
Per Capita Income $22,231
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.12% -0.07%
Households 0.32% 0.0%
Families 0.22% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.41%
Per Capita Income   1.41%
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.

South Gibson, PA 18842 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 18842 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 # 1416 15th
Population Density1 # 1410 16th
Diversity Index2 # 766 54th
Median Household Income # 1100 34th
Per Capita Income # 1281 23rd

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