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ZIP Code 15104

Primary City:Braddock, PA (View All Cities)
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (2:17pm)
Area code: 878 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.40, -79.86
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15104

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15104. 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 15104. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15104, 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:
Braddock, PA
Acceptable:
Rankin

Stats and Demographics for the 15104 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15104 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 15104 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15104 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,038
Population Density 3,691 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,845
Median Home Value $40,100
Land Area 2.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,859
Median Household Income $23,403

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male322324313385300224191208218301309331209143126739667
Female318333330343342288270272275308404343262208162152146142
Total640657643728642512461480493609713674471351288225242209

Gender

 Male 4,140 46%
 Female 4,898 54%
Gender

Race

 White 3,285 36.3%
 Black Or African American 5,378 59.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.3%
 Asian 17 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 51 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 274 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner17104212367432271260121
Renter1914153514393461968849
Total208519563806778467348170

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 838 22%
 Single Guardian 1,427 37%
 Singles 1,413 37%
 Singles With Roommate 181 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,647 69%
 Households with Kids 1,212 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6855606655636556856556646266648085817566
Female7457685679726261596763617564677779645668
Total142112128122134135127117144132119125137130131157164145131134

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15104 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 15104 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15104 real estate data, the median home value of $40,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15104 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15104 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 $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15104 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,850 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 107 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 81 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 836 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 948 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,075 43%
 Households Vacant 986 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 223 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 59 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 662 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 622 28.4%
 2 Bedroom 839 38.3%
 3+ Bedroom 721 32.9%
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 $23,403 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15104 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. ZIP code 15104 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 15104. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,183 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,127 28%
 No Earnings 3,198 43%
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 2,183 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,127 28%
 No Earnings 3,198 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,243 65%
 Public transportation 890 26%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 130 4%
 Worked at Home 208 6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 425 15.1%
 High School Graduate 1,891 67.1%
 Associate's degree 282 10.0%
 Bachelor's degree 182 6.5%
 Master's degree 22 0.8%
 Professional school degree 18 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,522 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 127 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 223 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15104

ZIP Code 15104 is in the Woodland Hills School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15104.

Fairless Elementary School
531 Jones Ave
Braddock, PA 15104
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Woodland Hills School District

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