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ZIP Code 15106

Primary City:Carnegie, PA (View All Cities)
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (1:05pm)
Area code: 878 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.41, -80.11
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15106

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15106. 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 15106. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15106, 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:
Carnegie, PA
Acceptable:
Heidelberg
Unacceptable:
Collier Township, Collier Twp, Rennerdale

Stats and Demographics for the 15106 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15106 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 15106 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15106 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,536
Population Density 1,659 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,711
Median Home Value $104,100
Land Area 11.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,847
Median Household Income $44,038

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male516437441456524687661573564665760661545419328264260172
Female471416437434532628630502564679790761638474425412420390
Total9878538788901,0561,3151,2911,0751,1281,3441,5501,4221,183893753676680562

Gender

 Male 8,933 48%
 Female 9,603 52%
Gender

Race

 White 16,970 91.6%
 Black Or African American 889 4.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.1%
 Asian 248 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 66 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 340 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner485907411,1701,143837763315
Renter329745534513469275252123
Total3771,3351,2751,6831,6121,1121,015438

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,413 39%
 Single Guardian 1,445 16%
 Singles 3,396 38%
 Singles With Roommate 593 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,905 78%
 Households with Kids 1,942 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11812093938495858291908910082809999109856491
Female101100827462859581939392847791928191908087
Total219220175167146180180163184183181184159171191180200175144178

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15106 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15106 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15106 real estate data, the median home value of $104,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15106 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15106 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15106 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,504 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 32 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,377 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,230 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,240 33%
 Households Vacant 864 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 321 37.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2.2%
 For Sale Only 118 13.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 4.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 4.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 326 37.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 115 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,364 41%
 2 Bedroom 1,080 33%
 3+ Bedroom 747 23%
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 $44,038 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15106 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. Residents in ZIP code 15106 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 15106 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 6,645 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,630 23%
 No Earnings 5,587 35%
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 6,645 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,630 23%
 No Earnings 5,587 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,820 84.4%
 Public transportation 834 9.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 316 3.4%
 Worked at Home 283 3.1%
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 517 8%
 High School Graduate 3,537 55%
 Associate's degree 576 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,181 18%
 Master's degree 441 7%
 Professional school degree 109 2%
 Doctorate degree 53 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,347 79.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 338 11.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 254 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15106

ZIP Code 15106 is in the Carlynton School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15106.

Carnegie Elementary School
301 Franklin Ave
Carnegie, PA 15106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carlynton School District
Carlynton Jshs
435 Kings Hwy
Carnegie, PA 15106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Carlynton School District
Three Hierarchs Eastern Orthodox School
1819 Ellsworth Ave
Heidelberg, PA 15106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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