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ZIP Code 16146

Primary City:Sharon, PA (View All Cities)
County: Mercer County
Timezone: Eastern (9:15pm)
Area code: 724 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.23, -80.50
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16146

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16146. 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 16146. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16146, 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:
Sharon, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 16146 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16146 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 16146 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16146 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,040
Population Density 3,674 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,138
Median Home Value $61,000
Land Area 3.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,036
Median Household Income $31,135

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male464464482484386387421376436490508475369256197154132121
Female502467423458438473402438440523537504440371233255241293
Total9669319059428248608238148761,0131,045979809627430409373414

Gender

 Male 6,602 47%
 Female 7,438 53%
Gender

Race

 White 11,287 80.4%
 Black Or African American 2,045 14.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.2%
 Asian 76 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 69 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 525 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner34331491737794485390188
Renter244481445496377237180126
Total2788129361,2331,171722570314

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,013 33%
 Single Guardian 1,460 24%
 Singles 2,244 37%
 Singles With Roommate 319 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,296 71%
 Households with Kids 1,740 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male90901009610691928293106919388104981071061056884
Female102122100901018973111937981888986898995988776
Total192212200186207180165193186185172181177190187196201203155160

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16146 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 16146 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 16146 real estate data, the median home value of $61,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 16146 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 16146 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16146 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,841 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 56 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 80 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 63 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,021 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,429 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,586 36%
 Households Vacant 1,102 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 389 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1%
 For Sale Only 180 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 468 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 242 10%
 1 Bedroom 670 27%
 2 Bedroom 988 39%
 3+ Bedroom 626 25%
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 $31,135 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 16146 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. More commuters in 16146 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 3,638 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,470 23%
 No Earnings 4,800 44%
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 3,638 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,470 23%
 No Earnings 4,800 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,666 92.8%
 Public transportation 32 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 213 4.2%
 Worked at Home 117 2.3%
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 584 14%
 High School Graduate 2,320 57%
 Associate's degree 324 8%
 Bachelor's degree 598 15%
 Master's degree 155 4%
 Professional school degree 43 1%
 Doctorate degree 35 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,877 70.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 384 14.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 419 15.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 16146

ZIP Code 16146 is in the Sharon City School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 16146.

Musser Elementary School
500 Cedar Ave
Sharon, PA 16146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sharon City School District
West Hill Elementary School
301 Ellsworth St
Sharon, PA 16146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sharon City School District
Case Avenue Elementary School
36 Case Ave
Sharon, PA 16146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sharon City School District
Sharon Ms
1129 East State St
Sharon, PA 16146
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Sharon City School District
Sharon High School
1129 East State St
Sharon, PA 16146
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sharon City School District
Shenango Valley Faith Academy
192 N Oakland Ave
Sharon, PA 16146
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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