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ZIP Code 15824

Primary City:Brockway, PA (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (1:26pm)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.3, -78.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15824

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15824. 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 15824. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15824, 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:
Brockway, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15824 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15824 is located in west 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 15824 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15824 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,407
Population Density 74 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,475
Median Home Value $89,500
Land Area 73.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,165
Median Household Income $42,156

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male190173188183149161134138177218227181145100126696754
Female1631661741771391541441451691942241721681151271099889
Total353339362360288315278283346412451353313215253178165143

Gender

 Male 2,680 50%
 Female 2,727 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,335 98.7%
 Black Or African American 5 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 13 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 46 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2615524539834024816565
Renter37122948648475237
Total63277339484388295217102

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,152 53%
 Single Guardian 334 15%
 Singles 589 27%
 Singles With Roommate 90 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,523 70%
 Households with Kids 642 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3347403622353738412933424440353530424129
Female3628282731353639253739293534413937312921
Total6975686353707377666672717974767467737050

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15824 has a slightly less than average 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 15824 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 15824 real estate data, the median home value of $89,500 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 15824. Rentals in 15824 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15824 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,338 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 45 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 865 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 777 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 523 21%
 Households Vacant 310 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 16 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 146 47%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 96 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 2%
 1 Bedroom 55 9%
 2 Bedroom 216 37%
 3+ Bedroom 307 52%
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 $42,156 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15824 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. More commuters in 15824 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,471 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,039 25%
 No Earnings 1,671 40%
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 1,471 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,039 25%
 No Earnings 1,671 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,011 93.1%
 Public transportation 11 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 78 3.6%
 Worked at Home 59 2.7%
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 196 11.9%
 High School Graduate 1,038 63.0%
 Associate's degree 218 13.2%
 Bachelor's degree 161 9.8%
 Master's degree 23 1.4%
 Professional school degree 8 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 715 81.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 67 7.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 100 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15824

ZIP Code 15824 is in the Brockway Area School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15824.

Brockway Area Elementary School
40 North St
Brockway, PA 15824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brockway Area School District
Brockway Area Jshs
100 Alexander St
Brockway, PA 15824
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brockway Area School District

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