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ZIP Code 15236

Primary City:Pittsburgh, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Pittsburgh
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (8:52am)
Area code: 412 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.34, -79.98
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15236

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15236. 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 15236. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15236, 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:
Pleasant Hills, Pleasant Hls, West Mifflin
Unacceptable:
Pgh, Pitt

Stats and Demographics for the 15236 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15236 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 15236 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15236 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,724
Population Density 2,678 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,843
Median Home Value $134,500
Land Area 11.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,009
Median Household Income $58,435

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7508768208667037937918198781,0551,1831,040890674585481436391
Female6807558137836568208488298681,1731,2831,1471,063889724766740856
Total1,4301,6311,6331,6491,3591,6131,6391,6481,7462,2282,4662,1871,9531,5631,3091,2471,1761,247

Gender

 Male 14,031 47%
 Female 15,693 53%
Gender

Race

 White 27,793 93.5%
 Black Or African American 1,195 4.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.1%
 Asian 290 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 76 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 336 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner439911,4432,2282,0581,5521,191423
Renter206528378397352264479476
Total2491,5191,8212,6252,4101,8161,670899

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,724 52%
 Single Guardian 1,671 13%
 Singles 4,039 31%
 Singles With Roommate 575 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,756 75%
 Households with Kids 3,253 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male148160147130171176192165172155160167164174184203163173143128
Female12915212914414314817414214814414717716018517018617415796107
Total277312276274314324366307320299307344324359354389337330239235

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15236 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 15236 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 15236 real estate data, the median home value of $134,500 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 15236. Rentals in 15236 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15236 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,522 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 139 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 63 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,250 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,679 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,080 22%
 Households Vacant 834 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 386 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Sale Only 117 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 241 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 127 5%
 1 Bedroom 892 32%
 2 Bedroom 1,120 40%
 3+ Bedroom 663 24%
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 $58,435 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15236 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. Residents in ZIP code 15236 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 15236. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,478 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,860 24%
 No Earnings 8,460 34%
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 10,478 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,860 24%
 No Earnings 8,460 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,465 87.8%
 Public transportation 998 7.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 38 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 278 2.0%
 Worked at Home 416 2.9%
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 567 5%
 High School Graduate 5,300 51%
 Associate's degree 862 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,400 23%
 Master's degree 886 9%
 Professional school degree 209 2%
 Doctorate degree 147 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,667 74.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 879 18.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 350 7.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15236

ZIP Code 15236 is in the Baldwin-Whitehall School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15236.

Mcannulty Elementary School
5151 McAnnulty Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baldwin-Whitehall School District
Whitehall Elementary School
4900 Curry Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baldwin-Whitehall School District
Harrison Ms
129 Windvale Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baldwin-Whitehall School District
Mcclellan Elementary School
360 School Ln
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Jefferson Hills School District
Pleasant Hills Ms
404 National Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Jefferson Hills School District
Baldwin Shs
4653 Clairton Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baldwin-Whitehall School District
St Elizabeth Elementary School
1 Grove Pl
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Gabriel-Sorrowful Virgin School
5200 Greenridge Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Wesley Spectrum Highland School
5250 Caste Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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