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ZIP Code 15926

Primary City:Central City, PA (View All Cities)
County: Somerset County
Timezone: Eastern (5:07pm)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.05, -78.81
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15926

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15926. 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 15926. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15926, 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:
Central City, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15926 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15926 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 15926 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 15926 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,676
Population Density 95 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,613
Median Home Value $82,400
Land Area 28.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.79 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,163
Median Household Income $41,308

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4371889273436887901091181141238048453028
Female566478824956626985104134114877055454670
Total9913516617412299130156175213252228210150103907698

Gender

 Male 1,350 50%
 Female 1,326 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,649 99.0%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 17 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner106513320625314510964
Renter153140371514179
Total259617324326815912673

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 625 54%
 Single Guardian 151 13%
 Singles 340 29%
 Singles With Roommate 47 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 875 75%
 Households with Kids 288 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male68911111617189132216181914251718189
Female12918101599141719161781820211316129
Total1817272126252632263238332637344630343018

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15926 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15926 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15926 real estate data, the median home value of $82,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15926 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15926 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15926 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,676 100%
 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 546 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 439 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 178 11%
 Households Vacant 450 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 2.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 18 4.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 3.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 333 74.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 15.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 23 14%
 2 Bedroom 78 48%
 3+ Bedroom 62 38%
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 $41,308 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15926 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 15926 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 758 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 568 25%
 No Earnings 910 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 758 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 568 25%
 No Earnings 910 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,066 95.9%
 Public transportation 2 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 2.1%
 Worked at Home 21 1.9%
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 135 13.7%
 High School Graduate 603 61.3%
 Associate's degree 58 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 117 11.9%
 Master's degree 49 5.0%
 Professional school degree 19 1.9%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 336 85.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 4.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 42 10.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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