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ZIP Code 15232

Primary City:Pittsburgh, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Shadyside
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (4:52pm)
Area code: 412 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.45, -79.93
ZIP (~1500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15232

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15232. 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 15232. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15232, 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:
Shadyside
Unacceptable:
Pgh, Pitt

Stats and Demographics for the 15232 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15232 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 15232 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 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 15232 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,374
Population Density 14,310 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,020
Median Home Value $293,300
Land Area 0.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,517
Median Household Income $50,870

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15591611011,0681,451702325232197213218211132105929469
Female13488771661,4631,359598266187152193224224156133127126184
Total2891791382672,5312,8101,300591419349406442435288238219220253

Gender

 Male 5,517 49%
 Female 5,857 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,651 76.1%
 Black Or African American 691 6.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.1%
 Asian 1,730 15.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 91 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 193 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2529224625235622118169
Renter1,3582,4344202431931078040
Total1,3832,726666495549328261109

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,241 19%
 Single Guardian 260 4%
 Singles 3,557 55%
 Singles With Roommate 1,459 22%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,072 93%
 Households with Kids 445 7%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4020292217211616211314121012121620213269
Female35282514182018161616131713181213154086117
Total754854363541343237292729233024293561118186

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15232 has a small 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 15232 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15232 real estate data, the median home value of $293,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 15232. Rentals in 15232 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15232 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,788 94.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 30 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 348 3.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 191 1.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,064 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 578 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,875 69%
 Households Vacant 503 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 202 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 6%
 For Sale Only 58 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 94 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 95 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 502 11%
 1 Bedroom 2,459 53%
 2 Bedroom 1,119 24%
 3+ Bedroom 581 12%
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 $50,870 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15232 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 15232 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 15232 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 15232 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 5,649 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,505 31%
 No Earnings 2,009 18%
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 5,649 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,505 31%
 No Earnings 2,009 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,767 48.1%
 Public transportation 1,811 23.1%
 Taxicab 55 0.7%
 Motorcycle 16 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,794 22.9%
 Worked at Home 386 4.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 15232 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 144 3%
 High School Graduate 700 16%
 Associate's degree 159 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,442 32%
 Master's degree 1,027 23%
 Professional school degree 601 13%
 Doctorate degree 408 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 212 34.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 372 60.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 4.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15232

ZIP Code 15232 is in the Pittsburgh School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15232.

Pittsburgh Liberty K-5
601 Filbert St
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
The University School
5711 Howe St
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Kentucky Avenue Childrens Center
5701 Fifth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kentucky Avenue School
5701 5th Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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