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ZIP Code 15559

Primary City:Schellsburg, PA (View All Cities)
County: Bedford County
Timezone: Eastern (5:18am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.05, -78.68
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15559

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15559. 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 15559. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15559, 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:
Schellsburg, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15559 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15559 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 15559 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15559 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,968
Population Density 42 people per sq mi
Housing Units 937
Median Home Value $124,500
Land Area 46.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 790
Median Household Income $46,012

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male446364525942506578759887696840322510
Female384863623431536171808665676746352317
Total82111127114937310312614915518415213613586674827

Gender

 Male 1,021 52%
 Female 947 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,951 99.1%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4451301561491116215
Renter42522221213155
Total8701521781611247720

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 511 65%
 Single Guardian 88 11%
 Singles 167 21%
 Singles With Roommate 24 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 580 73%
 Households with Kids 210 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9671479151319111510141415178578
Female5912381498971412151512101014166
Total1415191715232421281829222929272718192314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15559 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15559 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 15559 real estate data, the median home value of $124,500 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 15559. Rentals in 15559 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15559 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,957 99.4%
 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 11 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 352 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 320 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 118 13%
 Households Vacant 147 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Sale Only 8 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 95 65%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 3%
 2 Bedroom 54 48%
 3+ Bedroom 56 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 $46,012 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15559 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, 15559 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. Most commuters in 15559 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 656 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 437 26%
 No Earnings 573 34%
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 656 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 437 26%
 No Earnings 573 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 858 93.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 5.0%
 Worked at Home 14 1.5%
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 130 18.4%
 High School Graduate 465 65.9%
 Associate's degree 39 5.5%
 Bachelor's degree 44 6.2%
 Master's degree 22 3.1%
 Professional school degree 2 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 331 89.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 3.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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