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ZIP Code 15213

Primary City:Pittsburgh, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North Oakland
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (4:53am)
Area code: 412 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.44, -79.96
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15213

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15213. 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 15213. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15213, 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:
Oakland

Stats and Demographics for the 15213 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15213 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 15213 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. 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 15213 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,844
Population Density 14,474 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,769
Median Home Value $122,600
Land Area 2.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,899
Median Household Income $21,928

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 22

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2121661373,3616,7591,270596318245272279322247215195159168228
Female2121641233,8686,427909462281235269300356335319316320366433
Total4243302607,22913,1862,1791,058599480541579678582534511479534661

Gender

 Male 15,149 49%
 Female 15,695 51%
Gender

Race

 White 21,062 68.3%
 Black Or African American 4,000 13.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.2%
 Asian 4,560 14.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
 Other Race 358 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 787 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner112244200298433416478319
Renter4,5431,743481397448303260224
Total4,6551,987681695881719738543

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,445 13%
 Single Guardian 899 8%
 Singles 5,165 47%
 Singles With Roommate 3,390 31%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,176 93%
 Households with Kids 723 7%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male53304330432927373021164031293435368822,3742,214
Female41494234314142212942212814182931491,2432,5162,402
Total94798564747069585963376845476366852,1254,8904,616

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15213 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 15213 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15213 real estate data, the median home value of $122,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15213 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15213 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15213 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,496 66.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 47 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 10,114 32.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 187 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,165 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,335 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,399 71%
 Households Vacant 870 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 312 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 83 10%
 For Sale Only 113 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 71 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 250 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 599 9%
 1 Bedroom 2,924 42%
 2 Bedroom 1,948 28%
 3+ Bedroom 1,410 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 $21,928 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15213 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 15213 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 15213 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 15213 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 15213 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 4,167 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,417 57%
 No Earnings 7,665 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 4,167 15%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,417 57%
 No Earnings 7,665 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,543 31.3%
 Public transportation 2,017 17.8%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 6 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5,085 44.9%
 Worked at Home 660 5.8%
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 320 7%
 High School Graduate 1,382 32%
 Associate's degree 219 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,049 24%
 Master's degree 410 10%
 Professional school degree 343 8%
 Doctorate degree 588 14%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 638 71.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 152 17.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 100 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15213

ZIP Code 15213 is in the Pittsburgh School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15213.

Pittsburgh Science and Technology Academ
107 Thackeray St
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pittsburgh School District
Pittsburgh Online Academy
341 South Bellefield Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pittsburgh School District
The Campus School of Carlow University
3333 5th Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Central Catholic High School
4720 5th Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Winchester Thurston School
555 Morewood Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Childrens School at Carnegie Mellon
MMC 17 Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Western Psych Institute & Clinic
3811 Ohara St
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Small Wonders at Upmc
3875 Bigelow Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Oakland Catholic High School
144 N Craig St
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Oakland School
362 McKee Pl
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children
201 N Bellefield Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Carnegie Mellon Cyert Center for Early Education
1060 Morewood Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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