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ZIP Code 15042

Primary City:Freedom, PA (View All Cities)
County: Beaver County
Timezone: Eastern (8:12pm)
Area code: 724 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.69, -80.21
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15042

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15042. 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 15042. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15042, 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:
Freedom, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15042 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15042 is located in west Pennsylvania and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 15042 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15042 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,105
Population Density 486 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,629
Median Home Value $136,000
Land Area 16.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,377
Median Household Income $53,697

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2012042222541772032192122823303353402872201621169749
Female18820425124517320721423023632939738632823719315612497
Total389408473499350410433442518659732726615457355272221146

Gender

 Male 3,910 48%
 Female 4,195 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,848 96.8%
 Black Or African American 97 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.0%
 Asian 47 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 100 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2322239166367942729772
Renter3411711111680794521
Total5733950277975950634293

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,937 57%
 Single Guardian 484 14%
 Singles 800 24%
 Singles With Roommate 156 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,475 73%
 Households with Kids 902 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3450413335464739374632483462417153424736
Female3440364142493637405639465951485445623633
Total68907774779583767710271949311389125981048369

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15042 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15042 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 15042 real estate data, the median home value of $136,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15042 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15042 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15042 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,102 100.0%
 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 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,668 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,106 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 603 17%
 Households Vacant 252 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 75 29.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 59 23.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 6.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 6.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 86 34.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 1%
 1 Bedroom 69 11%
 2 Bedroom 247 41%
 3+ Bedroom 285 47%
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 $53,697 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15042 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. Most commuters in 15042 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 2,346 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,697 26%
 No Earnings 2,609 39%
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 2,346 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,697 26%
 No Earnings 2,609 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,392 95%
 Public transportation 46 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 1%
 Worked at Home 76 2%
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 133 5%
 High School Graduate 1,773 63%
 Associate's degree 317 11%
 Bachelor's degree 391 14%
 Master's degree 134 5%
 Professional school degree 73 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,327 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 110 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 99 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15042

ZIP Code 15042 is in the Ambridge Area School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15042.

Economy Elementary School
1000 First St
Freedom, PA 15042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ambridge Area School District
Freedom Area Intrmd School
1701 Eigth Ave
Freedom, PA 15042
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Freedom Area School District
Freedom Area Ms
1701 8th Ave
Freedom, PA 15042
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Freedom Area School District
Big Knob Elementary School
205 Fezell Rd
Freedom, PA 15042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Freedom Area School District
Ambridge Area Jhs
401 First St
Freedom, PA 15042
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Ambridge Area School District
Freedom Area Shs
1190 Bulldog Dr
Freedom, PA 15042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Freedom Area School District

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