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ZIP Code 15856

Primary City:Rockton, PA (View All Cities)
County: Clearfield County
Timezone: Eastern (6:55am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.1, -78.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15856

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15856. 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 15856. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15856, 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:
Rockton, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15856 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15856 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 15856 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15856 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 889
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 517
Median Home Value $95,600
Land Area 36.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 375
Median Household Income $47,578

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7192333272120262056674629172414145
Female9162435191513232548554224201313189
Total16354768463633494510412288533737273214

Gender

 Male 468 53%
 Female 421 47%
Gender

Race

 White 883 99.3%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner119421137343298
Renter451297523
Total5245412280483111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 232 62%
 Single Guardian 41 11%
 Singles 85 23%
 Singles With Roommate 17 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 293 78%
 Households with Kids 82 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male121205365123898677510
Female21121623434746985675
Total332411159946101215171412131215

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15856 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15856 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 15856 real estate data, the median home value of $95,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 15856. Rentals in 15856 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15856 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 889 100%
 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 154 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 174 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 47 9%
 Households Vacant 142 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 2.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 2 1.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 123 86.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 9.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 36%
 3+ Bedroom 16 64%
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 $47,578 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15856 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 15856 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 315 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 185 24%
 No Earnings 258 34%
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 315 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 185 24%
 No Earnings 258 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 414 92.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 2.0%
 Worked at Home 20 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 15856 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 13 4%
 High School Graduate 238 77%
 Associate's degree 39 13%
 Bachelor's degree 19 6%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 112 92.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 4.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 3.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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