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ZIP Code 15834

Primary City:Emporium, PA (View All Cities)
County: Cameron County
Timezone: Eastern (5:17am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.5, -78.2
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15834

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15834. 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 15834. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15834, 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:
Emporium, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15834 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15834 is located in central Pennsylvania and covers a slightly higher 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 15834 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15834 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,533
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,887
Median Home Value $69,800
Land Area 204.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,994
Median Household Income $41,179

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male114121124152921169513812817918319218512478815949
Female9710115715182125931241291831831971581289810590122
Total211222281303174241188262257362366389343252176186149171

Gender

 Male 2,210 49%
 Female 2,323 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,459 98.4%
 Black Or African American 12 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 14 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 33 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner58617431537022317480
Renter401149410181466130
Total45200268416451269235110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 942 47%
 Single Guardian 297 15%
 Singles 655 33%
 Singles With Roommate 100 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,481 74%
 Households with Kids 513 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2131211920252624262513362426332640312212
Female1924211614231814323527312737403538191915
Total4055423534484438586040675163736178504127

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15834 has a large 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 15834 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 15834 real estate data, the median home value of $69,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15834 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15834 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15834 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,441 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 50 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 42 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 711 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 716 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 567 20%
 Households Vacant 893 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 93 10.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.7%
 For Sale Only 65 7.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 616 69.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 104 11.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 24 4%
 1 Bedroom 204 34%
 2 Bedroom 175 29%
 3+ Bedroom 198 33%
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 $41,179 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15834 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 15834 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 15834 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 1,386 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 843 23%
 No Earnings 1,513 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 1,386 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 843 23%
 No Earnings 1,513 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,691 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 198 10%
 Worked at Home 59 3%
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 230 14.5%
 High School Graduate 1,000 63.2%
 Associate's degree 123 7.8%
 Bachelor's degree 200 12.6%
 Master's degree 16 1.0%
 Professional school degree 3 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 655 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 42 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 101 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15834

ZIP Code 15834 is in the Cameron County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15834.

Woodland Elementary School
601 Woodland Ave
Emporium, PA 15834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cameron County School District
Cameron County Jshs
601 Woodland Ave
Emporium, PA 15834
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cameron County School District

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