Newtown, PA 18940 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 18940: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Newtown, PA 18940

Acceptable Alternative
George School, PA 18940
Upper Makefield, PA 18940
Upr Makefield, PA 18940

Not Acceptable, USPS
Wrightstown, PA 18940

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Bucks County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.246, Longitude -74.942
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,265
  • PO Box Addresses: 307
  • Residential Addresses: 11,486
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 203
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,283

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Newtown, PA 18940 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 30,747
Daytime Population: Workers 16,653
Daytime Population: Residents 14,337
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 30,990
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 30,581
Population in Familes 26,774
Population in Group Qrtrs 166
Population Density2 856
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $120,768
Average Household Income $162,392
Per Capita Income $61,263


Total Housing Units 11,988 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,783 (81.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,794 (15.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 411 ( 3.4%)
Median Home Value $452,363
Average Home Value $532,646


Total Households 11,577
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 8,626
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 0.51% 0.46%
Households 0.53% 0.46%
Families 0.48% 0.43%
Median Household Income   1.1%
Per Capita Income   1.92%

Newtown, PA 18940 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 18940 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 # 99 94th
Population Density # 504 70th
Diversity Index # 412 75th
Median Household Income # 28 98th
Per Capita Income # 39 98th

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