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ZIP Code 15120

Primary City:Homestead, PA (View All Cities)
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (10:20pm)
Area code: 878 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.40, -79.91
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15120

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15120. 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 15120. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15120, 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:
Homestead, PA
Acceptable:
Munhall, W Homestead, West Homestead, Whitaker

Stats and Demographics for the 15120 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15120 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 15120 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15120 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,931
Population Density 4,051 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,821
Median Home Value $79,000
Land Area 4.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,612
Median Household Income $41,453

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male512490581522563584562493547686794675519406306268231187
Female483506489562576685571493561722803712621510506402387416
Total9959961,0701,0841,1391,2691,1339861,1081,4081,5971,3871,140916812670618603

Gender

 Male 8,926 47%
 Female 10,005 53%
Gender

Race

 White 14,778 78.1%
 Black Or African American 3,427 18.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.1%
 Asian 218 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 85 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 399 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner654787001,1761,128798665279
Renter229706457593467381317173
Total2941,1841,1571,7691,5951,179982452

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,105 36%
 Single Guardian 1,744 20%
 Singles 3,259 38%
 Singles With Roommate 504 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,572 76%
 Households with Kids 2,040 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male89110104112851058710111210911110512812811110610910492110
Female102106908887901201169397112829310511312811711193100
Total191216194200172195207217205206223187221233224234226215185210

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15120 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15120 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15120 real estate data, the median home value of $79,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15120 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15120 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15120 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,845 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 47 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 39 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,057 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,232 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,323 34%
 Households Vacant 1,209 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 432 35.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 0.7%
 For Sale Only 139 11.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 47 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 1.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 564 46.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 151 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,090 35%
 2 Bedroom 1,166 37%
 3+ Bedroom 704 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 $41,453 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15120 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 15120 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. Most commuters in 15120 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 6,004 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,670 24%
 No Earnings 5,926 38%
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 6,004 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,670 24%
 No Earnings 5,926 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,880 81.1%
 Public transportation 690 8.1%
 Taxicab 8 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 566 6.7%
 Worked at Home 344 4.1%
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 425 7.0%
 High School Graduate 3,767 62.3%
 Associate's degree 508 8.4%
 Bachelor's degree 884 14.6%
 Master's degree 298 4.9%
 Professional school degree 123 2.0%
 Doctorate degree 37 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,361 74.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 616 19.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 201 6.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15120

ZIP Code 15120 is in the Pa Learners Online Regional Cyber Charter Schools. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15120.

Pa Learners Online Regional Cyber Cs
Allegheny Intermediate Unit 3
Homestead, PA 15120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pa Learners Online Regional Cyber Charter Schools
Propel Cs-Homestead
129 East 10th Ave
Homestead, PA 15120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Propel Charter Schools-Homestead
Barrett Elementary School
221 East 12th Ave
Homestead, PA 15120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Steel Valley School District
Park Elementary School
4100 Main St
Munhall, PA 15120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Steel Valley School District
Steel Valley Ms
3114 Main St
Munhall, PA 15120
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Steel Valley School District
Franklin Primary Center
220 East Oliver Rd
Munhall, PA 15120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Steel Valley School District
Steel Valley Shs
3113 Main St
Munhall, PA 15120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Steel Valley School District
St Therese School-Munhall
3 Saint Therese Ct
Homestead, PA 15120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Auberle Education Center
120 E 9th Ave
Homestead, PA 15120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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