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ZIP Code 16102

Primary City:New Castle, PA (View All Cities)
County: Lawrence County
Timezone: Eastern (1:42pm)
Area code: 724 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.96, -80.41
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16102

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16102. 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 16102. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16102, 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:
New Castle, PA
Unacceptable:
Castle

Stats and Demographics for the 16102 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16102 is located in west 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 16102 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16102 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,755
Population Density 239 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,564
Median Home Value $74,100
Land Area 24.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,331
Median Household Income $44,063

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male158155190206169128173175207184248193205119103956549
Female1691411801821501501621721942182312252021351151219393
Total327296370388319278335347401402479418407254218216158142

Gender

 Male 2,822 49%
 Female 2,933 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,486 95.3%
 Black Or African American 174 3.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 13 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 68 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3115331038242024821380
Renter3779938371524435
Total68232403465491300257115

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,179 51%
 Single Guardian 438 19%
 Singles 624 27%
 Singles With Roommate 90 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,654 71%
 Households with Kids 677 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2533244126253441293038384440403548483534
Female3234323331243121343332464128393241393122
Total5767567457496562636370848568796789876656

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16102 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 16102 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 16102 real estate data, the median home value of $74,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 16102 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 16102 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 16102 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,755 100%
 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 1,040 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 797 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 494 19%
 Households Vacant 233 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 77 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 48 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 72 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 1%
 1 Bedroom 70 16%
 2 Bedroom 195 45%
 3+ Bedroom 163 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 $44,063 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 16102 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 16102 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 1,945 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 895 20%
 No Earnings 1,696 37%
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 1,945 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 895 20%
 No Earnings 1,696 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,410 95%
 Public transportation 26 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 1%
 Worked at Home 60 2%
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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 215 11%
 High School Graduate 1,169 62%
 Associate's degree 222 12%
 Bachelor's degree 180 9%
 Master's degree 79 4%
 Professional school degree 34 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 791 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 77 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 94 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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