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ZIP Code 15840

Primary City:Falls Creek, PA (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (9:30am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.17, -78.83
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15840. 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 15840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15840, 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:
Falls Creek, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15840 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 15840 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15840 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,993
Population Density 104 people per sq mi
Housing Units 913
Median Home Value $80,800
Land Area 19.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 835
Median Household Income $38,438

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male485153825953455589819578695539352218
Female415656524933485573798475626543353624
Total89107109134108869311016216017915313112082705842

Gender

 Male 1,027 52%
 Female 966 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,959 98.3%
 Black Or African American 4 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 6 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8401131511471007425
Renter284135321314113
Total36811481831601148528

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 466 56%
 Single Guardian 116 14%
 Singles 206 25%
 Singles With Roommate 47 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 622 74%
 Households with Kids 213 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1110108117816915711137111116212312
Female6119711891991171513104121214107
Total1721191522151735182614262617152328353319

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15840 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 15840 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15840 real estate data, the median home value of $80,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15840 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15840 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,975 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 18 1%
 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 328 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 330 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 177 19%
 Households Vacant 78 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 11 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 4%
 1 Bedroom 31 14%
 2 Bedroom 83 37%
 3+ Bedroom 99 45%
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 $38,438 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15840 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 15840 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 565 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 424 28%
 No Earnings 525 35%
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 565 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 424 28%
 No Earnings 525 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 751 91.4%
 Public transportation 4 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.9%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 3.9%
 Worked at Home 28 3.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 42 7%
 High School Graduate 437 71%
 Associate's degree 69 11%
 Bachelor's degree 44 7%
 Master's degree 20 3%
 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 259 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 12.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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