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ZIP Code 15206

Primary City:Pittsburgh, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Larimer
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (4:55am)
Area code: 412 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.47, -79.91
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15206

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15206. 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 15206. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15206, 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:
East Liberty

Stats and Demographics for the 15206 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15206 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 15206 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young 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 15206 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,615
Population Density 5,991 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,585
Median Home Value $123,600
Land Area 4.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,702
Median Household Income $33,792

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8696666768781,1191,3101,047779722853912924765475394332308251
Female7826736598181,3921,5731,0978758659731,1031,115908666507488418423
Total1,6511,3391,3351,6962,5112,8832,1441,6541,5871,8262,0152,0391,6731,141901820726674

Gender

 Male 13,280 46%
 Female 15,335 54%
Gender

Race

 White 13,173 46.0%
 Black Or African American 13,205 46.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 77 0.3%
 Asian 1,192 4.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 194 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 758 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner455768511,0611,302848664257
Renter1,0342,3181,0921,3731,162564405150
Total1,0792,8941,9432,4342,4641,4121,069407

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,331 24%
 Single Guardian 2,881 21%
 Singles 6,164 45%
 Singles With Roommate 1,326 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,710 78%
 Households with Kids 2,992 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male188172171142154131112136133130151124134137176191179161171188
Female156176154150143132130126142133122124140140132184193149160196
Total344348325292297263242262275263273248274277308375372310331384

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15206 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 15206 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15206 real estate data, the median home value of $123,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15206 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15206 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 15206 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,429 95.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 124 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 516 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 239 0.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 307 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,606 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,998 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,098 52%
 Households Vacant 1,883 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 748 39.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 1.3%
 For Sale Only 133 7.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 92 4.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 49 2.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 836 44.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 494 6%
 1 Bedroom 3,412 42%
 2 Bedroom 2,639 32%
 3+ Bedroom 1,631 20%
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 $33,792 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15206 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 15206 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 15206 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 9,064 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,473 27%
 No Earnings 8,686 36%
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 9,064 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,473 27%
 No Earnings 8,686 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,236 61.9%
 Public transportation 3,402 25.6%
 Taxicab 8 0.1%
 Motorcycle 28 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,272 9.6%
 Worked at Home 352 2.6%
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 965 11%
 High School Graduate 3,947 44%
 Associate's degree 493 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,639 18%
 Master's degree 983 11%
 Professional school degree 567 6%
 Doctorate degree 420 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,107 67.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,158 25.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 349 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15206

ZIP Code 15206 is in the Pittsburgh School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15206.

Pittsburgh Obama 6-12
129 Denniston Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pittsburgh School District
Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh Cs
327 North Negley Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh Charter Schools
Pittsburgh Montessori K-8
201 South Graham St
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Pittsburgh Lincoln K-5
328 Lincoln Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Pittsburgh Dilworth K-5
6200 Stanton Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Pittsburgh Fulton K-5
5799 Hampton St
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
St Raphael Elementary School
1154 Chislett St
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sacred Heart Elementary School
325 Emerson St
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Friendship Academy
255 S Negley Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Ellis School
6425 5th Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Neighborhood Academy
709 N Aiken Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Tek Start
1308 Lincoln Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
De Paul School for Hearing & Speech
6202 Alder St
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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