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ZIP Code 15688

Primary City:Tarrs, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: East Huntingdon
County: Westmoreland County
Timezone: Eastern (1:33pm)
Area code: 724 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.16, -79.58
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15688

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15688. 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 15688. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15688, 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:
Tarrs, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15688 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15688 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 15688 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15688 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 641
Population Density 412 people per sq mi
Housing Units 302
Median Home Value $67,000
Land Area 1.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 284
Median Household Income $43,194

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male141321191620201420263029201314973
Female21101216201918122529353012161921108
Total352333353639382645556559322933301711

Gender

 Male 308 48%
 Female 333 52%
Gender

Race

 White 637 99.4%
 Black Or African American 2 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner42429485039325
Renter397168550
Total73336645844375

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 125 44%
 Single Guardian 56 20%
 Singles 82 29%
 Singles With Roommate 21 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 218 77%
 Households with Kids 66 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male15522513212657172362
Female47250132432331431534
Total5127726456449885103896

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15688 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15688 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 15688 real estate data, the median home value of $67,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15688 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15688 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15688 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 641 100%
 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 120 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 111 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 53 18%
 Households Vacant 18 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 6%
 For Sale Only 7 39%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 30 100%
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 $43,194 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15688 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. However, that is not the case in 15688. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 260 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 112 20%
 No Earnings 177 32%
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 260 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 112 20%
 No Earnings 177 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 299 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 24 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 15688 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 10 4%
 High School Graduate 162 68%
 Associate's degree 32 13%
 Bachelor's degree 35 15%
 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 83 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 24%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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