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ZIP Code 16229

Primary City:Freeport, PA (View All Cities)
County: Armstrong County
Timezone: Eastern (7:50pm)
Area code: 724 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.72, -79.65
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16229

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16229. 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 16229. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16229, 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:
Freeport, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 16229 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16229 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 16229 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 families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16229 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,997
Population Density 201 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,198
Median Home Value $135,100
Land Area 24.90 sq mi
Water Area 1.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,034
Median Household Income $59,394

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
Male11617718015811611212915318617922921716612676645637
Female1301571811459610711617419720622420716611579867361
Total24633436130321221924532738338545342433224115515012998

Gender

 Male 2,477 50%
 Female 2,520 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,885 97.8%
 Black Or African American 22 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 26 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 10 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 43 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner712927138737920914753
Renter2176877666485919
Total2820535846344525720672

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,152 57%
 Single Guardian 281 14%
 Singles 522 26%
 Singles With Roommate 79 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,410 69%
 Households with Kids 624 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2028172830404333313038324733313841311720
Female2631262430193835353531283453273938261522
Total4659435260598168666569608186587779573242

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16229 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 16229 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 16229 real estate data, the median home value of $135,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 16229. Rentals in 16229 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16229 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,994 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 3 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 998 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 584 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 452 21%
 Households Vacant 164 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 30 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 73 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 102 25%
 2 Bedroom 173 43%
 3+ Bedroom 128 32%
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 $59,394 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 16229 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 16229 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. Most commuters in 16229 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 1,714 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 948 24%
 No Earnings 1,353 34%
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 1,714 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 948 24%
 No Earnings 1,353 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,217 95.2%
 Public transportation 17 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 2.7%
 Worked at Home 31 1.3%
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 78 4.4%
 High School Graduate 1,240 70.2%
 Associate's degree 139 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 194 11.0%
 Master's degree 71 4.0%
 Professional school degree 36 2.0%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 698 69.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 160 16.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 140 14.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 16229

ZIP Code 16229 is in the Freeport Area School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 16229.

Freeport Kdg Center
408 High St
Freeport, PA 16229
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Freeport Area School District
South Buffalo Elementary School
562 Freeport Rd
Freeport, PA 16229
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Freeport Area School District
Freeport Area Jhs
325 4th St
Freeport, PA 16229
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Freeport Area School District

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