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Zip Code 18016 - Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Primary CityBethlehem, Pennsylvania
Area of Zip Code 180161,321,247 sq ft
Male Population6 (46%)
Female Population7 (54%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +30%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +18.2%
Median Age28.4 years
Male Median Age27.8 years
Female Median Age28.9 years
Area Codes215267484610
Local TimeMonday 2:22 PM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Coordinates40.63234051018282° / -75.39309543532873°
Related Zip Codes180101801118012180131801418015

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Zip Code 18016 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density211.0 / mi²232.1 / mi²232.1 / mi²274.3 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

18016 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 18.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zip Code 18016+30%+18.2%+18.2%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zip Code 18016 Median Age

Median Age: 28.4 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Zip Code 1801628.4 years28.9 years27.8 years
Bethlehem36.2 years38.8 years33.5 years
Pennsylvania40.1 years41.6 years38.6 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 18016 Population Density

Population Density: 274.3 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zip Code 18016131,321,247 sq ft274.3 / mi²
Bethlehem78,16419.45 sq mi4,018 / mi²
Pennsylvania12.8 million46,054.5 sq mi278.1 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zip Code 18016 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Ancient Population until 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 18016
 Northeast Bethlehem: 33.3%
 Freemansburg Historic District: 33.3%
 Southside: 33.3%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 18016
 Area Code 610: 83.3%
 Area Code 717: 4.2%
 Area Code 215: 4.2%
 Area Code 234: 4.2%
 Area Code 484: 4.2%


Business Distribution by Industry
 Industry: 20%
 Professional Services: 20%
 Shopping: 18.3%
 Medical: 13.3%
 Automotive: 5%
 Education: 5%
 Home Services: 5%
 Other: 13.3%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Zip Code 18016 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zip Code 18016211.8 t16.3 t4,468 t/mi²
Bethlehem1,202,023 t15.4 t61,794 t/mi²
Pennsylvania244,899,672 t19.1 t5,317 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Zip Code 18016 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)211.8 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita16.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneMedium (5)
FloodHigh (9)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
8/26/0311:24 AM3.124.5 km2,910 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
1/15/945:49 PM4.664.1 km5,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
1/15/944:42 PM4.262.1 km5,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
1/9/9212:50 AM3.194.1 km7,900 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
3/10/8010:00 PM3.758.4 km5,000 mGreater Philadelphia area, Pennsylvaniausgs.gov
3/5/809:06 AM3.553.3 km5,000 mGreater Philadelphia area, Pennsylvaniausgs.gov
3/9/798:49 PM3.175.8 km3,000 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
5/11/6411:45 PM4.594 km1,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
3/23/5711:02 AM3.850.3 km10,000 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
9/1/953:09 AM4.176.6 kmNoneNew Jerseyusgs.gov

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Primary City

Bethlehem is a city in Lehigh and Northampton counties in the Lehigh Valley region of the eastern portion of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 74,982, making it the seventh largest city in Penns..  ︎  Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Wikipedia Page

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