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ZIP Code 15220

Primary City:Pittsburgh, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Elliot
County: Allegheny
Timezone: Eastern (2:58am)
Area code: 412 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.44, -80.04
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15220

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15220. 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 15220. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15220, 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:
Wabash
Unacceptable:
Pgh, Pitt, Rook

Stats and Demographics for the 15220 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15220 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 15220 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15220 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,718
Population Density 3,589 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,852
Median Home Value $135,600
Land Area 4.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,168
Median Household Income $63,230

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male532419396398531828775602542531632583439351259271227176
Female519389372342581925662493507573655651536444408337384448
Total1,0518087687401,1121,7531,4371,0951,0491,1041,2871,234975795667608611624

Gender

 Male 8,492 48%
 Female 9,226 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,877 78.3%
 Black Or African American 1,342 7.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.1%
 Asian 2,036 11.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 101 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 336 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner334447051,0081,058747651216
Renter3651,238559371277194190112
Total3981,6821,2641,3791,335941841328

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,502 43%
 Single Guardian 1,020 12%
 Singles 3,001 37%
 Singles With Roommate 645 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,317 77%
 Households with Kids 1,851 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11610110711184907980867785876879758882837065
Female122107919999687276748164668279687077666173
Total238208198210183158151156160158149153150158143158159149131138

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15220 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15220 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 15220 real estate data, the median home value of $135,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 15220. Rentals in 15220 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15220 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,369 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 326 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 23 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,964 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,898 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,306 37%
 Households Vacant 684 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 270 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 89 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 60 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 204 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 146 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,163 37%
 2 Bedroom 1,204 38%
 3+ Bedroom 663 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 $63,230 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15220 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 15220 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 15220 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 7,344 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,100 21%
 No Earnings 4,573 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 7,344 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,100 21%
 No Earnings 4,573 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,799 83.3%
 Public transportation 1,118 11.9%
 Taxicab 15 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 219 2.3%
 Worked at Home 211 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 15220 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 199 3.1%
 High School Graduate 2,457 38.4%
 Associate's degree 448 7.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,984 31.0%
 Master's degree 1,086 17.0%
 Professional school degree 181 2.8%
 Doctorate degree 38 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,597 66.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 510 21.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 282 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15220

ZIP Code 15220 is in the Chartiers Valley School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15220.

Chartiers Valley Intrmd School
2030 Swallow Hill Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chartiers Valley School District
Fred L Aiken Elementary School
881 Greentree Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Keystone Oaks School District
Pittsburgh Classical 6-8
1463 Chartiers Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Pittsburgh Stevens K-8
822 Crucible St
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Abc'S for Children
1630 Greentree Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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