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ZIP Code 15216

Primary City:Pittsburgh, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Banksville
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (5:26pm)
Area code: 412 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.41, -80.04
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15216

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15216. 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 15216. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15216, 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:
South Hills
Unacceptable:
Beechview, Dormont, Pgh, Pitt

Stats and Demographics for the 15216 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15216 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 15216 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 large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15216 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,350
Population Density 6,821 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,657
Median Home Value $99,700
Land Area 3.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,760
Median Household Income $50,998

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
Male7166006016107831,162994774777788870785581370283266209145
Female6136035935618261,191873758752879980866640487418373341282
Total1,3291,2031,1941,1711,6092,3531,8671,5321,5291,6671,8501,6511,221857701639550427

Gender

 Male 11,314 48%
 Female 12,036 52%
Gender

Race

 White 20,947 89.7%
 Black Or African American 1,237 5.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.1%
 Asian 406 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 308 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 429 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner628761,0701,4951,362799645232
Renter4811,404678609447248238114
Total5432,2801,7482,1041,8091,047883346

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,032 37%
 Single Guardian 1,740 16%
 Singles 4,016 37%
 Singles With Roommate 972 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,198 76%
 Households with Kids 2,562 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13014617112412112911711511813012711512410512213011713310892
Female1151091111341281131201301121209912312912211611012011897108
Total245255282258249242237245230250226238253227238240237251205200

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15216 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15216 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15216 real estate data, the median home value of $99,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15216 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15216 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15216 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,312 99.8%
 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 38 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,495 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,046 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,219 36%
 Households Vacant 897 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 325 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Sale Only 163 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 324 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 71 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,486 36%
 2 Bedroom 1,737 42%
 3+ Bedroom 890 21%
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 $50,998 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15216 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 15216 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. Most commuters in 15216 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 8,924 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,701 24%
 No Earnings 5,857 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 8,924 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,701 24%
 No Earnings 5,857 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,323 75.4%
 Public transportation 2,063 16.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 35 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 516 4.2%
 Worked at Home 424 3.4%
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 429 5%
 High School Graduate 4,013 49%
 Associate's degree 709 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,944 24%
 Master's degree 708 9%
 Professional school degree 319 4%
 Doctorate degree 99 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,363 73.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 572 17.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 265 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15216

ZIP Code 15216 is in the Keystone Oaks School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15216.

Dormont Elementary School
3200 Annapolis Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Keystone Oaks School District
Keystone Oaks Ms
1002 Kelton Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Keystone Oaks School District
Lincoln Elementary School
2 Ralston Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mt Lebanon School District
Pittsburgh Banksville K-5
1001 Carnahan Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Pittsburgh Beechwood K-5
810 Rockland Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Pittsburgh South Hills 6-8
595 Crane Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Keystone Oaks High School
1000 Kelton Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Keystone Oaks School District
Pittsburgh Brashear High School
590 Crane Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pittsburgh School District
St Bernard School
401 Washington Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Therapeutic Learning Center - Familylinks
2644 Banksville Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Jubilee Christian School
255 Washington Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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