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ZIP Code 15239

Primary City:Pittsburgh, PA (View All Cities)
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (7:10am)
Area code: 412 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.48, -79.74
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15239

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15239. 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 15239. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15239, 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:
Plum
Unacceptable:
Pgh, Pitt

Stats and Demographics for the 15239 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15239 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 15239 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 a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15239 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,024
Population Density 1,315 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,746
Median Home Value $135,500
Land Area 15.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,323
Median Household Income $65,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male593661741743533616604631752775897706578550354323181110
Female537620692578538592590613805852882736702619490351252227
Total1,1301,2811,4331,3211,0711,2081,1941,2441,5571,6271,7791,4421,2801,169844674433337

Gender

 Male 10,348 49%
 Female 10,676 51%
Gender

Race

 White 19,733 93.9%
 Black Or African American 739 3.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.1%
 Asian 258 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 55 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 221 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner285801,1241,5361,3571,143697157
Renter1584853293022021126647
Total1861,0651,4531,8381,5591,255763204

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,947 59%
 Single Guardian 1,118 13%
 Singles 1,891 23%
 Singles With Roommate 367 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,701 68%
 Households with Kids 2,622 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male133113121111128125135132141152137168144140163168169130113101
Female1101051111081031311261291311261351251481581181291221189187
Total243218232219231256261261272278272293292298281297291248204188

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15239 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 15239 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 15239 real estate data, the median home value of $135,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 15239. Rentals in 15239 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15239 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,950 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 64 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,416 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,206 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,701 19%
 Households Vacant 423 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 111 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 88 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 169 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 54 3%
 1 Bedroom 322 20%
 2 Bedroom 779 49%
 3+ Bedroom 419 27%
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 $65,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15239 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. 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 15239. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,817 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,437 26%
 No Earnings 4,913 29%
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 7,817 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,437 26%
 No Earnings 4,913 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,833 91.5%
 Public transportation 482 4.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 22 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 144 1.3%
 Worked at Home 270 2.5%
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 335 5%
 High School Graduate 3,377 49%
 Associate's degree 716 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,651 24%
 Master's degree 660 10%
 Professional school degree 64 1%
 Doctorate degree 117 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,514 84.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 304 7.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 348 8.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15239

ZIP Code 15239 is in the Plum Borough School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15239.

Center Elementary School
201 Center New Texas Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plum Borough School District
Holiday Park Elementary School
4795 Havana Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plum Borough School District
Regency Park Elementary School
606 Millers Ln
Pittsburgh, PA 15239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plum Borough School District
Stevenson Elementary School
313 Holiday Park Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plum Borough School District
Pivik Elementary School
151 School Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plum Borough School District
Plum Shs
900 Elicker Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15239
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Plum Borough School District
Oblock Jhs
440 Presque Isle Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15239
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Plum Borough School District
St John the Baptist School
418 Unity Center Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kindercare Learning Center
400 Old Abers Creek Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15239
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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