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ZIP Code 15148

Primary City:Wilmerding, PA (View All Cities)
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (8:09pm)
Area code: 878 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.38, -79.79
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15148

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15148. 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 15148. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15148, 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:
Wilmerding, PA
Acceptable:
Wall

Stats and Demographics for the 15148 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15148 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 15148 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15148 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,814
Population Density 2,522 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,554
Median Home Value $47,300
Land Area 1.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,305
Median Household Income $26,506

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1081008185827381887810510078754827203124
Female106107886596112122718010310189925648495689
Total214207169150178185203159158208201167167104756987113

Gender

 Male 1,284 46%
 Female 1,530 54%
Gender

Race

 White 2,211 78.6%
 Black Or African American 437 15.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.4%
 Asian 10 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 20 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 124 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner53770113114666138
Renter59180124160122585543
Total6421719427323612411681

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 316 24%
 Single Guardian 321 25%
 Singles 579 44%
 Singles With Roommate 89 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 967 74%
 Households with Kids 338 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2128212324231821142413121220172418131316
Female2520132517193018232019161518111415131211
Total4648344841424839374432282738283833262527

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15148 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 15148 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15148 real estate data, the median home value of $47,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15148 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15148 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 $200-$299/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15148 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,798 99.4%
 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 16 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 273 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 231 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 801 52%
 Households Vacant 249 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 101 40.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Sale Only 45 18.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 1.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 96 38.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 42 6%
 1 Bedroom 219 29%
 2 Bedroom 292 39%
 3+ Bedroom 197 26%
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 $26,506 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15148 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 15148 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 15148 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 753 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 545 25%
 No Earnings 879 40%
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 753 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 545 25%
 No Earnings 879 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 958 87.6%
 Public transportation 63 5.8%
 Taxicab 2 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 3.5%
 Worked at Home 32 2.9%
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 124 15%
 High School Graduate 452 56%
 Associate's degree 104 13%
 Bachelor's degree 113 14%
 Master's degree 16 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 348 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 1.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 14.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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