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ZIP Code 15956

Primary City:South Fork, PA (View All Cities)
County: Cambria County
Timezone: Eastern (7:36am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.35, -78.79
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15956

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15956. 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 15956. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15956, 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:
South Fork, PA
Unacceptable:
Ehrenfeld

Stats and Demographics for the 15956 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15956 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 15956 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15956 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,739
Population Density 340 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,269
Median Home Value $68,400
Land Area 8.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,170
Median Household Income $43,798

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male62797811270737797911049698986653493819
Female647596946065801028110210395847158595634
Total1261541742061301381571991722061991931821371111089453

Gender

 Male 1,360 50%
 Female 1,379 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,705 98.8%
 Black Or African American 15 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner129217719720514612825
Renter1338363327131414
Total2513021323023215914239

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 592 51%
 Single Guardian 182 16%
 Singles 360 31%
 Singles With Roommate 36 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 837 72%
 Households with Kids 333 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1812121411161519181717141515232527261123
Female1013131315151417141917142224132619181816
Total2825252726312936323634283739365146442939

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15956 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15956 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15956 real estate data, the median home value of $68,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15956 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15956 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15956 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,739 100%
 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 495 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 487 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 188 15%
 Households Vacant 99 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 14 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 23 12%
 1 Bedroom 9 5%
 2 Bedroom 86 44%
 3+ Bedroom 76 39%
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 $43,798 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15956 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, 15956 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 15956 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 793 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 545 28%
 No Earnings 625 32%
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 793 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 545 28%
 No Earnings 625 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,159 97.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 2.1%
 Worked at Home 3 0.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 75 9.3%
 High School Graduate 647 80.5%
 Associate's degree 33 4.1%
 Bachelor's degree 35 4.4%
 Master's degree 7 0.9%
 Professional school degree 4 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 419 86.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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