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ZIP Code 15821

Primary City:Benezett, PA (View All Cities)
County: Elk County
Timezone: Eastern (8:21am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.3, -78.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15821

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15821. 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 15821. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15821, 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:
Benezett, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15821 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15821 is located in central 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 15821 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15821 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 164
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 486
Median Home Value $98,300
Land Area 35.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 80
Median Household Income $34,688

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 51

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


 Male 86 52%
 Female 78 48%


 White 160 98%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 2 1%
 Two Or More Races 2 1%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 45 56%
 Single Guardian 6 8%
 Singles 25 31%
 Singles With Roommate 4 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 68 85%
 Households with Kids 12 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15821 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 15821 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 15821 real estate data, the median home value of $98,300 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 15821. Rentals in 15821 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15821 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 164 100%
 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 37 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 36 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 7 1%
 Households Vacant 406 84%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 391 96%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 100%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $34,688 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15821 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. However, that is not the case in 15821. 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 41 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 27 18%
 No Earnings 86 56%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 41 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 27 18%
 No Earnings 86 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 53 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 4%
 Worked at Home 2 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 10 14%
 High School Graduate 43 61%
 Associate's degree 3 4%
 Bachelor's degree 14 20%
 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 21 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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