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ZIP Code 15417

Primary City:Brownsville, PA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (2:24pm)
Coordinates:40.00, -79.92
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15417

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15417. 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 15417. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15417, 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:
Brownsville, PA
Unacceptable:
West Brownsville

Stats and Demographics for the 15417 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15417 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 15417 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15417 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,469
Population Density 433 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,276
Median Home Value $82,800
Land Area 21.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,740
Median Household Income $38,278

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2212342343227352002022342412633113612731771461188683
Female193240233430753238241229248309358345325231169154179153
Total4144744677521,488438443463489572669706598408315272265236

Gender

 Male 4,441 47%
 Female 5,028 53%
Gender

Race

 White 8,389 88.6%
 Black Or African American 807 8.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.2%
 Asian 14 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 226 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner20157334491631388309148
Renter290242167194164947437
Total310399501685795482383185

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,551 41%
 Single Guardian 672 18%
 Singles 1,160 31%
 Singles With Roommate 357 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,820 75%
 Households with Kids 920 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male394857373647584845584350305356415169105256
Female405331325252513649384948544440535558224331
Total7910188698899109849496929884979694106127329587

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15417 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15417 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15417 real estate data, the median home value of $82,800 is low 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 15417. Rentals in 15417 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15417 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,712 92.0%
 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 735 7.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 22 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,314 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,164 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,262 30%
 Households Vacant 536 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 144 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 75 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 224 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 62 5%
 1 Bedroom 253 21%
 2 Bedroom 419 35%
 3+ Bedroom 456 38%
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 $38,278 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15417 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 15417. 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 2,294 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,616 22%
 No Earnings 3,301 46%
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 2,294 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,616 22%
 No Earnings 3,301 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,244 94.1%
 Public transportation 69 2.0%
 Taxicab 7 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 47 1.4%
 Worked at Home 81 2.3%
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 310 10.8%
 High School Graduate 1,768 61.7%
 Associate's degree 204 7.1%
 Bachelor's degree 385 13.4%
 Master's degree 102 3.6%
 Professional school degree 80 2.8%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,012 68.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 294 20.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 163 11.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15417

ZIP Code 15417 is in the Brownsville Area School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15417.

Brownsville Area Ms
Two Falcon Dr
Brownsville, PA 15417
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brownsville Area School District
Cox-Donahey Elementary School
112 Thornton Rd
Brownsville, PA 15417
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brownsville Area School District
Brownsville Area High School
One Falcon Dr
Brownsville, PA 15417
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brownsville Area School District

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