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ZIP Code 15062

Primary City:Monessen, PA (View All Cities)
County: Westmoreland County
Timezone: Eastern (12:03am)
Area code: 878 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.15, -79.88
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15062

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15062. 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 15062. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15062, 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:
Monessen, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15062 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15062 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 15062 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 15062 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,731
Population Density 2,300 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,244
Median Home Value $75,200
Land Area 3.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,530
Median Household Income $31,225

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male200219181259210195192199210257301274209145141113140134
Female194208172228254210194217236289307319242189211200224258
Total394427353487464405386416446546608593451334352313364392

Gender

 Male 3,579 46%
 Female 4,152 54%
Gender

Race

 White 6,230 80.6%
 Black Or African American 1,152 14.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 23 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 44 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 276 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner26179297465504361429249
Renter132187185181134946245
Total158366482646638455491294

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,317 37%
 Single Guardian 753 21%
 Singles 1,273 36%
 Singles With Roommate 187 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,700 76%
 Households with Kids 830 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4536403850374938453441304432484545487342
Female2944394645314948354337273530523847375465
Total7480798495689886807778577962100839285127107

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15062 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15062 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 15062 real estate data, the median home value of $75,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 15062. Rentals in 15062 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15062 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,651 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 27 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 16 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 37 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,239 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,271 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,020 24%
 Households Vacant 714 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 165 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 80 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 426 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 21 2%
 1 Bedroom 267 23%
 2 Bedroom 386 33%
 3+ Bedroom 480 42%
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 $31,225 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15062 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 15062 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,227 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,290 20%
 No Earnings 2,878 45%
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 2,227 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,290 20%
 No Earnings 2,878 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,856 94%
 Public transportation 51 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 40 1%
 Worked at Home 92 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 399 16%
 High School Graduate 1,291 51%
 Associate's degree 283 11%
 Bachelor's degree 353 14%
 Master's degree 159 6%
 Professional school degree 31 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 909 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 135 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 78 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15062

ZIP Code 15062 is in the Monessen City School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15062.

Monessen Ms
1245 State Rd
Monessen, PA 15062
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Monessen City School District
Monessen El Center
1275 Rostraver St
Monessen, PA 15062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Monessen City School District
Monessen Shs
1245 State Rd
Monessen, PA 15062
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Monessen City School District

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