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ZIP Code 15478

Primary City:Smithfield, PA (View All Cities)
County: Fayette County
Timezone: Eastern (9:37am)
Area code: 724 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.8, -79.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15478

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15478. 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 15478. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15478, 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:
Smithfield, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15478 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15478 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 15478 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15478 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,446
Population Density 103 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,729
Median Home Value $94,500
Land Area 62.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,533
Median Household Income $39,967

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male181205210206170176195204217250263274182151119605847
Female1591892151981621991791952672792592342121621321067160
Total340394425404332375374399484529522508394313251166129107

Gender

 Male 3,168 49%
 Female 3,278 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,336 98.3%
 Black Or African American 40 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.1%
 Asian 8 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 44 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1016830944842930216466
Renter39135125118102673912
Total4930343456653136920378

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,395 55%
 Single Guardian 451 18%
 Singles 579 23%
 Singles With Roommate 108 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,735 68%
 Households with Kids 798 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2642334239424044403743424543394544413734
Female2731412938323241464952393936434737373429
Total5373747177747285868695818479829281787163

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15478 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15478 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 15478 real estate data, the median home value of $94,500 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 15478. Rentals in 15478 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 15478 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,446 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 967 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 929 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 637 23%
 Households Vacant 196 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 10 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 59 10%
 2 Bedroom 248 41%
 3+ Bedroom 303 50%
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 $39,967 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15478 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. Most commuters in 15478 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,694 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,274 23%
 No Earnings 2,628 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 1,694 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,274 23%
 No Earnings 2,628 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,291 93.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 3.4%
 Worked at Home 74 3.0%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 463 19.3%
 High School Graduate 1,599 66.6%
 Associate's degree 127 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 167 7.0%
 Master's degree 30 1.3%
 Professional school degree 11 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 896 73.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 176 14.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 143 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15478

ZIP Code 15478 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15478.

Mount Moriah Christian School
30 Church St
Smithfield, PA 15478
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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