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ZIP Code 15909

Primary City:Johnstown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Cambria County
Timezone: Eastern (4:53am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.40, -78.87
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15909

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15909. 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 15909. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15909, 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
Acceptable:
Conemaugh

Stats and Demographics for the 15909 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15909 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 15909 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 single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15909 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,611
Population Density 327 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,642
Median Home Value $86,800
Land Area 17.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,382
Median Household Income $41,444

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male143155160158118134138155198201235251200141125907443
Female137153151165129136141175175231245225190147126133121112
Total280308311323247270279330373432480476390288251223195155

Gender

 Male 2,719 48%
 Female 2,892 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,468 97.5%
 Black Or African American 84 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 6 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 37 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1715927939743430526190
Renter2896768656333926
Total45255355483490338300116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,251 53%
 Single Guardian 397 17%
 Singles 627 26%
 Singles With Roommate 107 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,736 73%
 Households with Kids 646 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3528302328272631432538393622422835332019
Female3030252831223727363038173630393935302225
Total6558555159496358795576567252816770634244

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15909 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15909 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15909 real estate data, the median home value of $86,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 15909. Rentals in 15909 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15909 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,611 100%
 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 942 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,000 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 440 17%
 Households Vacant 260 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 42 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 151 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 28 7%
 1 Bedroom 40 11%
 2 Bedroom 114 30%
 3+ Bedroom 192 51%
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 $41,444 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15909 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 15909 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 1,727 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 901 20%
 No Earnings 1,842 41%
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 1,727 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 901 20%
 No Earnings 1,842 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,153 91.5%
 Public transportation 11 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 120 5.1%
 Worked at Home 68 2.9%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 229 11.9%
 High School Graduate 1,303 67.4%
 Associate's degree 143 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 204 10.6%
 Master's degree 45 2.3%
 Professional school degree 4 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 783 83.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 76 8.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 82 8.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15909

ZIP Code 15909 is in the Central Cambria School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15909.

Jackson Elementary School
3704 William Penn Ave
Johnstown, PA 15909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Cambria School District
Cambria County Christian School
561 Pike Rd
Johnstown, PA 15909
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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