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ZIP Code 15849

Primary City:Penfield, PA (View All Cities)
County: Clearfield County
Timezone: Eastern (9:00am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -78.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15849

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15849. 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 15849. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15849, 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:
Penfield, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15849 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15849 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 15849 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 15849 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,399
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,012
Median Home Value $69,400
Land Area 78.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 585
Median Household Income $33,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male352849453829325065626752462733201810
Female274338482931365556606342333042221919
Total6271879367606810512112213094795775423729

Gender

 Male 706 50%
 Female 693 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,384 98.9%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4268612199704518
Renter6293022512111
Total1055116143104825619

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 311 53%
 Single Guardian 66 11%
 Singles 164 28%
 Singles With Roommate 44 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 420 72%
 Households with Kids 165 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male95675478411581213131338812
Female9624101177871075913991348
Total181181115151415121815151722262212211220

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15849 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15849 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 15849 real estate data, the median home value of $69,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15849 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15849 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15849 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,399 100%
 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 222 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 247 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 116 11%
 Households Vacant 427 42%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 1.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1.2%
 For Sale Only 8 1.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 384 89.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 5.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 6%
 2 Bedroom 57 45%
 3+ Bedroom 63 50%
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 $33,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15849 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. Most commuters in 15849 can expect to fall in that range. 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 314 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 206 21%
 No Earnings 449 46%
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 314 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 206 21%
 No Earnings 449 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 436 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 2%
 Worked at Home 22 5%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 57 12.8%
 High School Graduate 338 75.6%
 Associate's degree 28 6.3%
 Bachelor's degree 17 3.8%
 Master's degree 4 0.9%
 Professional school degree 3 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 177 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15849

ZIP Code 15849 is in the Dubois Area School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15849.

Penfield Elementary School
201 Hoovertown Rd
Penfield, PA 15849
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dubois Area School District

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