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ZIP Code 15857

Primary City:Saint Marys, PA (View All Cities)
County: Elk County
Timezone: Eastern (6:40am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.5, -78.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15857

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15857. 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 15857. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15857, 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:
Saint Marys, PA
Unacceptable:
St Marys

Stats and Demographics for the 15857 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15857 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 15857 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15857 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,212
Population Density 132 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,190
Median Home Value $108,600
Land Area 100.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,635
Median Household Income $48,061

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male317353407424296329254395531540585489420320267201174142
Female285325415372250318308393511556553466436352304294270360
Total6026788227965466475627881,0421,0961,138955856672571495444502

Gender

 Male 6,444 49%
 Female 6,768 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,012 98.5%
 Black Or African American 44 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 52 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 76 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner322947401,067925616466197
Renter108235226205130143148103
Total1405299661,2721,055759614300

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,978 53%
 Single Guardian 756 13%
 Singles 1,675 30%
 Singles With Roommate 226 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,171 74%
 Households with Kids 1,464 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5753667568736575726884797898979894855050
Female595060645061737071100689179777310483704236
Total1161031261391181341381451431681521701571751702021771559286

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15857 has a slightly less than average 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 15857 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 15857 real estate data, the median home value of $108,600 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 15857. Rentals in 15857 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15857 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,918 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 247 1.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 47 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,241 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,096 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,298 21%
 Households Vacant 555 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 146 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 75 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 170 31%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 141 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 1%
 1 Bedroom 366 29%
 2 Bedroom 554 44%
 3+ Bedroom 315 25%
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 $48,061 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15857 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. The commute in 15857 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 4,459 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,503 23%
 No Earnings 4,050 37%
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 4,459 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,503 23%
 No Earnings 4,050 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,650 91.6%
 Public transportation 45 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 269 4.4%
 Worked at Home 207 3.4%
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 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 549 11.8%
 High School Graduate 2,871 61.7%
 Associate's degree 456 9.8%
 Bachelor's degree 585 12.6%
 Master's degree 98 2.1%
 Professional school degree 69 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 26 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,326 57.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 805 35.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 160 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15857

ZIP Code 15857 is in the Saint Marys Area School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15857.

St Marys Area Ms
979 South Saint Marys Rd
St. Marys, PA 15857
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Saint Marys Area School District
South St Marys Street Elementary School
370 South Saint Marys St
St. Marys, PA 15857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saint Marys Area School District
St Marys Area Shs
977 South Saint Marys Rd
St. Marys, PA 15857
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Saint Marys Area School District
St Marys Catholic Middle School
325 Church St
St. Marys, PA 15857
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
St Marys Catholic Elementary School
114 Queens Rd
St. Marys, PA 15857
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Elk County Catholic High School
600 Maurus St
St. Marys, PA 15857
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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