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ZIP Code 15461

Primary City:Masontown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Fayette County
Timezone: Eastern (9:37am)
Area code: 724 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.84, -79.89
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15461

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15461. 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 15461. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15461, 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:
Masontown, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15461 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15461 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 15461 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15461 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,333
Population Density 410 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,992
Median Home Value $66,400
Land Area 10.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,777
Median Household Income $34,194

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
Male137129146144126126971261291321621651299056534663
Female1151389914513714112412714615118219113390738288115
Total252267245289263267221253275283344356262180129135134178

Gender

 Male 2,056 47%
 Female 2,277 53%
Gender

Race

 White 3,994 92.2%
 Black Or African American 213 4.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2%
 Asian 14 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 91 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner19102157238293161152111
Renter551181139571513011
Total74220270333364212182122

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 765 43%
 Single Guardian 410 23%
 Singles 523 29%
 Singles With Roommate 79 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,277 72%
 Households with Kids 500 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2525312429222533203126392624322536292225
Female2121232324253529251914232122272331402436
Total4646544753476062455040624746594867694661

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15461 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15461 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15461 real estate data, the median home value of $66,400 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 15461. Rentals in 15461 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15461 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,225 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 108 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 603 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 630 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 544 27%
 Households Vacant 215 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 81 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 27 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 88 16%
 1 Bedroom 30 5%
 2 Bedroom 270 49%
 3+ Bedroom 167 30%
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 $34,194 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15461 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 15461 has very few people that work at home. 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 15461 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 1,088 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 685 21%
 No Earnings 1,561 47%
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 1,088 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 685 21%
 No Earnings 1,561 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,415 93%
 Public transportation 18 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 32 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 2%
 Worked at Home 21 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 249 19%
 High School Graduate 875 68%
 Associate's degree 25 2%
 Bachelor's degree 89 7%
 Master's degree 46 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 608 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 127 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15461

ZIP Code 15461 is in the Albert Gallatin Area School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15461.

Masontown Elementary School
201 Spring St
Masontown, PA 15461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albert Gallatin Area School District
All Saints Regional School
100 S Washington St
Masontown, PA 15461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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