18702 is the zip code for

Wilkes-Barre, PA

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Total population
40,295
Housing units
19,284
Land area
(sq. miles)
69.31
Density
(people per sq. mile)
581.37
Water area
(sq. miles)
1.65

Demographic data for zip code 18702

Gender:

Male
19,765
Female
20,530
Median age
Male
38.20
Female
41.50
Gender

Households:

Total households
16,794
Family households
9,581
Nonfamily households
7,213
Average household size
2.31
Average family size
3.01
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
19,284
Occupied housing units
16,794
Owner-occupied
9,282
Renter-occupied
7,512
Vacant housing units
2,490
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
2,355
5 to 9 years
2,233
10 to 14 years
2,264
15 to 19 years
2,662
20 to 24 years
3,288
25 to 34 years
5,107
35 to 44 years
4,920
45 to 54 years
5,784
55 to 59 years
2,596
60 to 64 years
2,289
65 to 74 years
3,163
75 to 84 years
2,427
85 years and over
1,207
Median age
39.80
Age

Race:

White
30,854
Hispanic or Latino
3,993
Black or African American
3,858
Asian
775
American Indian & Alaska Native
40
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
6
Other (One Race)
40
Two or More Races
729
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 18702

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
34,122
Civilian labor force
20,274
Employed
18,778
Unemployed
1,496
Armed Forces
10
Not in labor force
13,838
Percent Unemployed
7.4%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
18,378
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
13,696
Carpooled
2,733
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
430
Walked
1,039
Other means
145
Worked at home
335
Mean travel time
19.2 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
18,778
Management / business / science / arts
5,077
Service
4,225
Sales / office
5,253
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
998
Production / transportation / material moving
3,225
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
18,778
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
100
Construction
641
Manufacturing
2,124
Wholesale trade
546
Retail trade
2,712
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
943
Information
451
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
1,199
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
1,321
Educational services / health care / social assistance
4,575
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
1,976
Public administration
1,253
Other services
937
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
18,778
Private wage & salary workers
15,612
Government workers
2,496
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
670
Unpaid family workers
0
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
16,736
Less than $10,000
2,228
$10,000 to $14,999
1,441
$15,000 to $24,999
2,693
$25,000 to $34,999
1,888
$35,000 to $49,999
2,417
$50,000 to $74,999
2,610
$75,000 to $99,999
1,714
$100,000 to $149,999
1,234
$150,000 to $199,999
291
$200,000 or more
220
Median household income
$35,770
Mean household income
$48,082
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
22.1%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 18702

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Bear Creek Community Cs
2000 Bear Creek Blvd
(570) 820-4070340018.5
Dodson El Sch
80 Jones St
(570) 826-718545931916.7
Dr David W Kistler El Sch
301 Old River Rd
(570) 826-723091253216.7
Elmer L Meyers Jshs
341 Carey Ave
(570) 826-714593936713.9
G A R Memorial Jshs
Grant & Lehigh Streets
(570) 826-716588943414.6
Heights/murray El Sch
1 S Sherman St
(570) 826-725565448615.0

Public libraries around Wilkes-Barre, PA

NameAddress
Hoyt Library
www.hoytlibrary.org
284 Wyoming Ave
Kingston, PA 18704
Marian Sutherland Kirby Lib
www.kirbylib.org
35 Kirby Avenue
Mountaintop, PA 18707
Osterhout Free Library
www.osterhout.lib.pa.us
71 South Franklin St
Wilkes-barre, PA 18701

Universities and Colleges around 18702

NameAddressPhone
Black & Blue Inc436 South Mountain Boulevard
Mountain Top, PA 18707
(570) 408-2068
King's College - Student GovernmentNorth River
Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
(570) 208-5991
King's College
www.kings.edu
North River Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
(570) 826-5900

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 18702

NameAddressPhone# of beds
First Hospital Wyoming Valley149 Dana Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
(570) 552-390096
John Heinz Institute Of Rehab
www.allied-services.org
150 Mundy Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
(570) 826-3800112
Clear Brook ManorRd 10 East Northampton Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
(570) 823-117150
Veterans Affairs Medical Ctr
www.va.gov
1111 East End Boulevard
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
(570) 824-3521281
Geisinger Wyoming Vly Med Ctr
www.geisinger.edu
1000 East Mountain Drive
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
(570) 826-7300111
Mercy Hospital Of Wilkes-Barre
www.mhs-nepa.com
25 Church Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18765
(570) 826-3100187

Hotels, Motels and other accommodations around 18702

Hotel nameAddress# of RoomsLow rateHigh rate
Holiday Inn Express Wilkes Barre East1063 Highway 315 Blvd
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
120104143
Quality Inn & Suites Conference Center Wilkes Barre880 Kidder Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
 60110
Econo Lodge Wilkes Barre1075 Wilkes-Barre Twp. Blvd.
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
170101
Days Inn Wilkes Barre760 Kidder St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
754870
WOODLANDS INN RESORT1073 HIGHWAY 315
WILKES BARRE, PA 18702
171151179
Comfort Inn And Suites1067 Wilkes Barre Township Blvd
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
1100120
Wilkes Barre Lodge497 Kidder Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
404962
Fairfield Inn & Suites Wilkes-Barre Scranton884 Kidder Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
 109159
BEST WESTERN EAST MOUNTAIN INN2400 EAST END BLVD
WILKES BARRE, PA 18702
15270139
HOST INN ALL SUITES HOTEL860 KIDDER STREET
WILKES BARRE, PA 18702
6699119
Extended Stay Deluxe Wilkes Barre1069 Highway 315
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
175100
Red Roof Inn Wilkes Barre Aren1035 Highway 315
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
 7487
Hilton Garden Inn Wilkes Barre242 Highland Park Blvd
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
 84159

Restaurants, dining rooms and coffee shops in 18702

Restaurant nameAddressCuisinePhone
Carvel Ice Cream Bakery754 Sans Souci Pky
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American, Ice Cream, Pastries570-825-9222
Denny's488 Kidder St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American, Hamburgers570-825-5208
WildflowersThe East Mountain Inn & Suites
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American570-822-1011
Arby's278 Wyoming Valley Mall
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American, Fast Food, Sandwiches570-825-7717
Austie's2333 Sans Souci Pkwy
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American, Tex-Mex570-735-5500
Bettelli's Villa560 Kidder St.
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American570-824-3367
Bob Evans Restaurants920 Schechter Dr
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American570-822-3116
Burger KingRoute 115 & E End Blvd
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Fast Food, Hamburgers570-824-6938
Burger King693 Carey Ave
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Fast Food, Hamburgers570-822-2339
Carlos Sports Lounge and Restaurant247 Carey Avenue
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American570-829-9350
Friendly's Restaurant778 Kidder St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American, Continental, Diner, Hamburgers, Omelets, Salads, Sandwiches570-824-6929
Half Circle Barbecue155 West End Rd
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American, Barbecue, Hamburgers, Ribs, Rotisserie, Salads, Sandwiches570-822-9555
Hart Restaurant444 Hazel St.
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American570-822-0929
KFC755 Kidder St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Fast Food570-825-5443
KFC700 Carey Ave
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Fast Food570-822-6256
Left Bank Restaurant1073 Route 315
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American, Italian, Seafood, Steaks570-824-9831
Mahon's Pub115 Bowman St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American570-829-9075
McDonald's754 Kidder St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches570-829-0321
McDonald's445 Wilkes Barre Township Blvd
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches570-821-5914
McDonald's900 Wilkes Barre Township Blvd
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches570-826-9076
McDonald's746 Sans Souci Pkwy
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches570-829-9846
Patte's Sports Bar & Restaurant65 West Hollenback Avenue
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American, Barbecue, Hamburgers, Ribs, Rotisserie, Salads, Sandwiches570-824-8015
Pizza Hut770 Kidder St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Italian, Pizza570-826-1696
Pizza Hut701 Sans Souci Pkwy
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Italian, Pizza570-829-2431
Red Lobster10 E End Ctr
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American, Seafood570-825-6122
Red Robin2020 Wilkes Barre
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American, Deli, Hamburgers570-208-1776
Saber Room Restaurant94 Butler St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American, Italian570-829-5743
Spinning Wheel652 Carey Avenue
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American570-822-4494
Subway Sandwiches & Salads850 Sans Souci Pkwy
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Fast Food, Salads, Sandwiches570-829-5081
Taco Bell1037 Wilkes Barre Twp Blvd
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Fast Food, Mexican570-826-8911
Taco Bell426 Kidder St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Fast Food, Mexican570-829-3390
TGI Friday's880 Kidder St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American, Hamburgers, Italian, Salads, Sandwiches, Seafood, Steaks570-823-9923
Wendy's359 Kidder St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
American, Fast Food, Hamburgers, Salads570-826-1231

Crime rates

Crime rates in Wilkes-Barre, PA:

Total
1,876
Violent Crime
193
Murder & Manslaughter
3
Forcible Rape
19
Robbery
110
Aggravated Assault
61
Property Crime
1,683
Burglary
373
Larceny & Theft
1,194
Motor Vehicle Theft
116
Arson
13
Wilkes-Barre, PA

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