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ZIP Code 15211

Primary City:Pittsburgh, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Mount Washington
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (5:00pm)
Area code: 412 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.43, -80.02
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15211

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15211. 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 15211. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15211, 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:
Mount Washington, Mt Washington
Unacceptable:
Pgh, Pitt

Stats and Demographics for the 15211 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15211 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 15211 are primarily white. 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 large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15211 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,081
Population Density 7,083 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,489
Median Home Value $86,900
Land Area 1.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,644
Median Household Income $50,725

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male18915216423677084550330327134542336529420416912610860
Female205153169232811761353257209333387379312250194179210160
Total3943053334681,5811,606856560480678810744606454363305318220

Gender

 Male 5,527 50%
 Female 5,554 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,703 87.6%
 Black Or African American 956 8.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.1%
 Asian 114 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 65 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 230 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner44340290571649433367118
Renter5951,02131334223914512156
Total6391,361603913888578488174

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,376 24%
 Single Guardian 840 15%
 Singles 2,409 43%
 Singles With Roommate 1,019 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,885 87%
 Households with Kids 759 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4452262823313827333236343131424040456986
Female3937443534264412373638333032393643476781
Total838970635757823970687467616381768392136167

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15211 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 15211 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15211 real estate data, the median home value of $86,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15211 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15211 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15211 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,069 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 10 0.1%
 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 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,727 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,085 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,832 44%
 Households Vacant 845 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 310 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 82 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 66 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 327 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 141 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,088 37%
 2 Bedroom 989 33%
 3+ Bedroom 741 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 $50,725 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15211 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 15211 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. More commuters in 15211 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 4,803 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,528 25%
 No Earnings 2,836 28%
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 4,803 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,528 25%
 No Earnings 2,836 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,776 75.0%
 Public transportation 857 13.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 428 6.7%
 Worked at Home 284 4.5%
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 253 6%
 High School Graduate 1,817 43%
 Associate's degree 415 10%
 Bachelor's degree 964 23%
 Master's degree 560 13%
 Professional school degree 152 4%
 Doctorate degree 59 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 660 63.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 235 22.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 144 13.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15211

ZIP Code 15211 is in the Pittsburgh School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15211.

Pittsburgh Whittier K-5
150 Meridan St
Pittsburgh, PA 15211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Bishop Leonard-St Mary of the Mount Academy
115 Bigham St
Pittsburgh, PA 15211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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