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ZIP Code 15003

Primary City:Ambridge, PA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (5:50am)
Coordinates:40.60, -80.21
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15003

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15003. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 15003. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15003, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Ambridge, PA
Acceptable:
Fair Oaks

Stats and Demographics for the 15003 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15003 is located in southwest Pennsylvania and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 15003 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15003 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,861
Population Density 1,816 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,199
Median Home Value $81,300
Land Area 6.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,349
Median Household Income $35,798

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male395339314373330351355333368453487447344207166149190138
Female359330329334328408376335368459521432335235270208271224
Total7546696437076587597316687369121,008879679442436357461362

Gender

 Male 5,739 48%
 Female 6,122 52%
Gender

Race

 White 10,081 85.0%
 Black Or African American 1,312 11.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.1%
 Asian 56 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 49 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 348 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner28342459731693420475202
Renter19538736542328915211771
Total2237298241,154982572592273

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,016 38%
 Single Guardian 1,072 20%
 Singles 1,908 36%
 Singles With Roommate 353 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,000 75%
 Households with Kids 1,349 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8081708278665976606660547361667690855656
Female7973706860697164666165775670646375676556
Total159154140150138135130140126127125131129131130139165152121112

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15003 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15003 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15003 real estate data, the median home value of $81,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15003 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15003 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15003 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,841 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,990 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,360 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,999 32%
 Households Vacant 850 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 245 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 166 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 382 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 146 7%
 1 Bedroom 533 26%
 2 Bedroom 789 38%
 3+ Bedroom 612 29%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $35,798 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15003 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 15003 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,464 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,209 23%
 No Earnings 3,769 40%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,464 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,209 23%
 No Earnings 3,769 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,345 88.5%
 Public transportation 159 3.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 269 5.5%
 Worked at Home 130 2.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 425 11.1%
 High School Graduate 2,213 58.0%
 Associate's degree 427 11.2%
 Bachelor's degree 531 13.9%
 Master's degree 171 4.5%
 Professional school degree 29 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 21 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,561 80.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 202 10.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 173 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15003

ZIP Code 15003 is in the Ambridge Area School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15003.

Highland Elementary School
1101 Highland Ave
Ambridge, PA 15003
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ambridge Area School District
Ambridge Area High School
909 Duss Ave
Ambridge, PA 15003
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ambridge Area School District

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