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ZIP Code 15847

Primary City:Knox Dale, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Eastern (4:17pm)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -79.0
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15847

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15847. 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 15847. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15847, 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:
Knox Dale, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15847 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15847 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 15847 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 adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15847 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 255
Population Density 94 people per sq mi
Housing Units 127
Median Home Value $56,700
Land Area 2.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 111
Median Household Income $25,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male69101035613510119954832
Female41054946811614131045446
Total1019151412912211616252219991278

Gender

 Male 128 50%
 Female 127 50%
Gender

Race

 White 250 98.0%
 Black Or African American 1 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.4%
 Asian 1 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner191722181196
Renter51230331
Total61019251814127

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 65 59%
 Single Guardian 16 14%
 Singles 24 22%
 Singles With Roommate 6 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 82 74%
 Households with Kids 29 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22101122324121212140
Female20112121412101022002
Total42213243736222234142

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15847 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15847 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15847 real estate data, the median home value of $56,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 15847 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15847 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 255 100%
 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 51 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 42 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 18 14%
 Households Vacant 16 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 50%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 13 41%
 3+ Bedroom 19 59%
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 $25,500 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. More commuters in 15847 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 49 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 25 16%
 No Earnings 80 52%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 49 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 25 16%
 No Earnings 80 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 62 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 3 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 16 27%
 High School Graduate 27 46%
 Associate's degree 8 14%
 Bachelor's degree 3 5%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 5 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 23 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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