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ZIP Code 15940

Primary City:Loretto, PA (View All Cities)
County: Cambria County
Timezone: Eastern (7:38am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.52, -78.63
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15940

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15940. 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 15940. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15940, 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:
Loretto, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15940 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15940 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 15940 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15940 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,992
Population Density 150 people per sq mi
Housing Units 770
Median Home Value $154,900
Land Area 26.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 702
Median Household Income $54,671

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 22

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male586975245354178218267214197134126966133133115
Female64546333147150576073638071383936182020
Total12212313857682522827532728726021419713410069315135

Gender

 Male 2,384 60%
 Female 1,608 40%
Gender

Race

 White 3,235 81.0%
 Black Or African American 529 13.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.5%
 Asian 29 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 100 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 76 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner055101141116733515
Renter64242815131255
Total6479129156129854020

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 409 58%
 Single Guardian 86 12%
 Singles 143 20%
 Singles With Roommate 64 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 478 68%
 Households with Kids 224 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10121911151613169141616151412181658141131
Female14131011871016131791415811107102201183
Total2425292223232332223125303022232823160342314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15940 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15940 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 15940 real estate data, the median home value of $154,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 15940. Rentals in 15940 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15940 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,900 48%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 983 25%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 1,039 26%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 70 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 311 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 225 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 166 22%
 Households Vacant 68 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 7%
 For Sale Only 7 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 11%
 1 Bedroom 9 8%
 2 Bedroom 37 33%
 3+ Bedroom 53 48%
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 $54,671 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15940 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. 15940 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 15940 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 808 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,416 39%
 No Earnings 1,401 39%
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 808 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,416 39%
 No Earnings 1,401 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 731 76.5%
 Public transportation 4 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 194 20.3%
 Worked at Home 23 2.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 193 10.5%
 High School Graduate 1,231 66.8%
 Associate's degree 180 9.8%
 Bachelor's degree 134 7.3%
 Master's degree 68 3.7%
 Professional school degree 26 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 159 50.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 115 36.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15940

ZIP Code 15940 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15940.

St Michael Elementary School
301 Saint Elizabeth St
Loretto, PA 15940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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