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ZIP Code 15642

Primary City:Irwin, PA (View All Cities)
County: Westmoreland County
Timezone: Eastern (9:25am)
Area code: 878 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.32, -79.72
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15642

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15642. 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 15642. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15642, 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:
Irwin, PA
Acceptable:
N Huntingdon, No Huntingdon, North Huntingdon, North Irwin

Stats and Demographics for the 15642 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15642 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 15642 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 large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15642 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 45,286
Population Density 1,025 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,410
Median Home Value $159,300
Land Area 44.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,418
Median Household Income $66,267

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1821,3191,4521,4501,0031,0671,1301,3741,6481,7782,0241,6861,4991,091778617502343
Female1,1051,2811,4521,4049211,0361,1431,3581,6941,9962,0601,7681,6961,194943845717730
Total2,2872,6002,9042,8541,9242,1032,2732,7323,3423,7744,0843,4543,1952,2851,7211,4621,2191,073

Gender

 Male 21,943 48%
 Female 23,343 52%
Gender

Race

 White 44,234 97.7%
 Black Or African American 335 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.0%
 Asian 296 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 83 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 314 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner851,1882,5873,7033,4152,2011,548488
Renter227643525566412278305247
Total3121,8313,1124,2693,8272,4791,853735

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 11,034 60%
 Single Guardian 2,212 12%
 Singles 4,434 24%
 Singles With Roommate 738 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,930 70%
 Households with Kids 5,488 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male251214245248212271288291257273319268263329327309352278184178
Female230182234250232271260240278272307300270303284310340285185172
Total481396479498444542548531535545626568533632611619692563369350

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15642 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15642 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 15642 real estate data, the median home value of $159,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 15642. Rentals in 15642 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15642 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,177 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,980 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 5,235 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,203 17%
 Households Vacant 992 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 287 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Sale Only 205 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 71 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 364 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 0.2%
 1 Bedroom 595 22.3%
 2 Bedroom 1,419 53.3%
 3+ Bedroom 646 24.2%
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 $66,267 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15642 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 15642. 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 16,608 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,632 24%
 No Earnings 11,246 31%
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 16,608 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,632 24%
 No Earnings 11,246 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,081 93.2%
 Public transportation 503 2.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 321 1.4%
 Worked at Home 697 3.1%
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 712 4.6%
 High School Graduate 7,782 50.6%
 Associate's degree 1,578 10.3%
 Bachelor's degree 3,564 23.2%
 Master's degree 1,382 9.0%
 Professional school degree 111 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 247 1.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,123 81.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,072 12.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 604 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15642

ZIP Code 15642 is in the Hempfield Area School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15642.

West Hempfield Elementary School
469 Wendel Rd
Irwin, PA 15642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hempfield Area School District
West Hempfield Ms
156 Northumberland Rd
Irwin, PA 15642
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hempfield Area School District
Sunset Valley Elementary School
11605 Dickens Dr
North Huntingdon, PA 15642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norwin School District
Sheridan Terrace Elementary School
1219 Morris Ave
North Huntingdon, PA 15642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norwin School District
Hillcrest Intermediate School
11091 Mockingbird Dr
North Huntingdon, PA 15642
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Norwin School District
Stewartsville Elementary School
101 Carpenter Ln
North Huntingdon, PA 15642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norwin School District
Hahntown Elementary School
791 Entry Rd
North Huntingdon, PA 15642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Norwin School District
Sunrise Elementary School
171 Sunrise Dr
Irwin, PA 15642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Penn-Trafford School District
Norwin Ms
10870 Mockingbird Dr
North Huntingdon, PA 15642
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Norwin School District
Norwin Shs
251 McMahon Dr
North Huntingdon, PA 15642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Norwin School District
Calvary Preschool Center
8653 Pennsylvania Ave
Irwin, PA 15642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Jb'S Bright Beginnings
780 Brush Hill Rd
Irwin, PA 15642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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