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ZIP Code 15201

Primary City:Pittsburgh, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Central Lawrenceville
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (6:54am)
Area code: 412 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.47, -79.95
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15201

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15201. 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 15201. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15201, 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:
Pittsburgh, PA
Acceptable:
Arsenal
Unacceptable:
Pgh, Pitt, Pitts

Stats and Demographics for the 15201 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15201 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 15201 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 15201 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,713
Population Density 5,127 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,939
Median Home Value $89,600
Land Area 2.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,031
Median Household Income $45,784

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male32130528536049570952437935139650242731324416914710777
Female333285277295544673508382372397505473414296249209178212
Total6545905626551,0391,3821,0327617237931,007900727540418356285289

Gender

 Male 6,111 48%
 Female 6,602 52%
Gender

Race

 White 8,692 68.4%
 Black Or African American 3,364 26.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.2%
 Asian 213 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 100 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 318 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner41419442699769495360167
Renter30984542039931318210665
Total3501,2648621,0981,082677466232

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,643 27%
 Single Guardian 1,289 21%
 Singles 2,376 39%
 Singles With Roommate 723 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,757 79%
 Households with Kids 1,274 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6279615966525662696949564962628686695762
Female7859527262486055605057496160626374544265
Total14013811313112810011611712911910610511012212414916012399127

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15201 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15201 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15201 real estate data, the median home value of $89,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15201 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15201 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15201 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,670 99.7%
 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 43 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,113 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,279 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,639 38%
 Households Vacant 908 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 215 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 35 4%
 For Sale Only 84 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 123 14%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 414 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 1%
 1 Bedroom 718 29%
 2 Bedroom 1,128 45%
 3+ Bedroom 621 25%
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 $45,784 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15201 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 15201 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 15201 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 15201 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,113 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,999 26%
 No Earnings 3,453 30%
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 5,113 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,999 26%
 No Earnings 3,453 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,007 69.1%
 Public transportation 1,114 15.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 892 12.3%
 Worked at Home 213 2.9%
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 462 10%
 High School Graduate 2,540 53%
 Associate's degree 220 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,111 23%
 Master's degree 333 7%
 Professional school degree 73 2%
 Doctorate degree 81 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,348 74.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 352 19.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 112 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15201

ZIP Code 15201 is in the Pittsburgh School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15201.

Pittsburgh Mccleary Early Childhood Center
5251 Holmes St
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Pittsburgh Arsenal K-5
215 39th St
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Pittsburgh Arsenal 6-8
3900 Butler St
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Pittsburgh Sunnyside K-8
4801 Stanton Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Career Connections Chs
4412 Butler St
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Career Connections Chs School District

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