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ZIP Code 15342

Primary City:Houston, PA (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Eastern (6:41am)
Area code: 724 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.24, -80.22
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15342

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15342. 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 15342. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15342, 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:
Houston, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15342 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15342 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 15342 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15342 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,818
Population Density 1,442 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,273
Median Home Value $155,000
Land Area 3.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,136
Median Household Income $52,688

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male11612714014299140127134184193191184165113103774944
Female971301311079613911815117020920218217813314312676102
Total213257271249195279245285354402393366343246246203125146

Gender

 Male 2,328 48%
 Female 2,490 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,531 94.0%
 Black Or African American 176 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.1%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 79 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1011824335932027418096
Renter191161048577575028
Total29234347444397331230124

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,032 48%
 Single Guardian 331 15%
 Singles 661 31%
 Singles With Roommate 112 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,587 74%
 Households with Kids 549 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1530332329312223222330203334283335311519
Female1421241224282428262926242626292919201022
Total2951573553594651485256445960576254512541

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15342 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15342 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 15342 real estate data, the median home value of $155,000 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 15342. Rentals in 15342 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15342 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,801 99.6%
 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 17 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 997 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 603 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 536 24%
 Households Vacant 137 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 36 26.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 22 16.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 6.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 2.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 47.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 1%
 1 Bedroom 131 30%
 2 Bedroom 203 47%
 3+ Bedroom 93 22%
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 $52,688 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15342 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 15342 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 1,861 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 936 23%
 No Earnings 1,275 31%
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 1,861 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 936 23%
 No Earnings 1,275 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,196 92%
 Public transportation 50 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 80 3%
 Worked at Home 68 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 188 12%
 High School Graduate 869 54%
 Associate's degree 195 12%
 Bachelor's degree 257 16%
 Master's degree 53 3%
 Professional school degree 27 2%
 Doctorate degree 15 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 734 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 90 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 52 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15342

ZIP Code 15342 is in the Chartiers-Houston School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15342.

Allison Park Elementary School
803 McGovern Rd
Houston, PA 15342
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chartiers-Houston School District
Chartiers-Houston Jshs
2050 West Pk St
Houston, PA 15342
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chartiers-Houston School District
Central Christian Academy
145 McGovern Rd
Houston, PA 15342
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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