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ZIP Code 15540

Primary City:Fort Hill, PA (View All Cities)
County: Somerset County
Timezone: Eastern (3:17am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.79, -79.24
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15540

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15540. 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 15540. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15540, 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:
Fort Hill, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15540 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15540 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 15540 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15540 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 290
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 257
Median Home Value $115,900
Land Area 36.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 117
Median Household Income $32,917

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1623153945155121410961096
Female59155294815711101092745
Total211118205188133012232420188171311

Gender

 Male 153 53%
 Female 137 47%
Gender

Race

 White 288 99.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0718172514163
Renter02630024
Total0924202514187

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 71 61%
 Single Guardian 12 10%
 Singles 32 27%
 Singles With Roommate 2 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 86 74%
 Households with Kids 31 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male32342000000201142351
Female10212311223244311001
Total42554311223445453352

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15540 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 15540 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15540 real estate data, the median home value of $115,900 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 15540. Rentals in 15540 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15540 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 290 100%
 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 44 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 56 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 17 7%
 Households Vacant 140 54%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 2 1.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 122 87.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 10.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 3 14%
 3+ Bedroom 19 86%
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 $32,917 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15540 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 15540 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 42 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 43 22%
 No Earnings 107 56%
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 42 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 43 22%
 No Earnings 107 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 77 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 3 4%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 29 36%
 High School Graduate 46 58%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 5 6%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 31 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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