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ZIP Code 15906

Primary City:Johnstown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Cambria County
Timezone: Eastern (3:27pm)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.37, -78.96
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15906

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15906. 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 15906. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15906, 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:
Johnstown, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15906 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15906 is located in southwest 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 15906 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15906 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,144
Population Density 320 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,876
Median Home Value $48,000
Land Area 34.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,100
Median Household Income $30,011

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male 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
Male338334304302250310290322357351442454347231221164140109
Female404342292336319336318329326377456416380311268233223212
Total742676596638569646608651683728898870727542489397363321

Gender

 Male 5,266 47%
 Female 5,878 53%
Gender

Race

 White 9,962 89.4%
 Black Or African American 834 7.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.1%
 Asian 11 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 45 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 280 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner35277422650736539472196
Renter21736429631825914712052
Total252641718968995686592248

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,957 38%
 Single Guardian 1,071 21%
 Singles 1,835 36%
 Singles With Roommate 237 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,776 74%
 Households with Kids 1,324 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7960735876777154566160596757546166596252
Female8372898072706474626560436658457759807548
Total16213216213814814713512811812612010213311599138125139137100

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15906 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15906 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15906 real estate data, the median home value of $48,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15906 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15906 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 $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15906 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,080 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 64 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,575 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,752 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,773 30%
 Households Vacant 776 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 158 20.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.5%
 For Sale Only 85 11.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 4.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 472 60.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 2%
 1 Bedroom 270 17%
 2 Bedroom 645 40%
 3+ Bedroom 663 41%
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 $30,011 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15906 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 15906 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 15906 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 2,763 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,157 23%
 No Earnings 4,323 47%
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 2,763 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,157 23%
 No Earnings 4,323 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,777 90.9%
 Public transportation 116 2.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 184 4.4%
 Worked at Home 70 1.7%
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. 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 699 17.4%
 High School Graduate 2,654 66.1%
 Associate's degree 279 7.0%
 Bachelor's degree 298 7.4%
 Master's degree 67 1.7%
 Professional school degree 5 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,369 76.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 254 14.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 176 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15906

ZIP Code 15906 is in the Greater Johnstown School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15906.

Greater Johnstown Ms
280 Decker Ave
Johnstown, PA 15906
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Greater Johnstown School District
Conemaugh Valley Jshs
1342 William Penn Ave
Johnstown, PA 15906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Conemaugh Valley School District

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