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ZIP Code 16301

Primary City:Oil City, PA (View All Cities)
County: Venango County
Timezone: Eastern (11:07am)
Coordinates:41.4, -79.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16301

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16301. 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 16301. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16301, 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:
Oil City, PA
Unacceptable:
Oil Creek

Stats and Demographics for the 16301 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16301 is located in west Pennsylvania and covers a slightly higher 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 16301 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16301 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,321
Population Density 153 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,118
Median Home Value $68,700
Land Area 106.60 sq mi
Water Area 2.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,767
Median Household Income $39,305

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male486473517595420416433420529605642669473375252211189139
Female492475521533419464414454477642716618558415325327311316
Total9789481,0381,1288398808478741,0061,2471,3581,2871,031790577538500455

Gender

 Male 7,844 48%
 Female 8,477 52%
Gender

Race

 White 15,841 97.1%
 Black Or African American 182 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.1%
 Asian 51 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 29 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 191 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner513856891,0761,138669531188
Renter179418311420274176162100
Total2308031,0001,4961,412845693288

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,112 46%
 Single Guardian 1,240 18%
 Singles 2,034 30%
 Singles With Roommate 381 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,826 71%
 Households with Kids 1,941 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9582939981861098511210796951161031111331291259797
Female858410511286769410611311412388989811711310110993100
Total180166198211167162203191225221219183214201228246230234190197

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16301 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 16301 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 16301 real estate data, the median home value of $68,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 16301 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 16301 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16301 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,901 97.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 53 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 223 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 69 0.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 75 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,487 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,240 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,040 25%
 Households Vacant 1,351 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 191 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 2%
 For Sale Only 123 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 59 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 548 41%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 406 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 377 19.0%
 2 Bedroom 669 33.8%
 3+ Bedroom 919 46.4%
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 $39,305 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 16301 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 16301 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 4,346 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,460 28%
 No Earnings 4,585 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 4,346 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,460 28%
 No Earnings 4,585 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,021 90.3%
 Public transportation 55 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 288 4.3%
 Worked at Home 280 4.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 531 10.5%
 High School Graduate 3,110 61.6%
 Associate's degree 440 8.7%
 Bachelor's degree 747 14.8%
 Master's degree 142 2.8%
 Professional school degree 42 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 36 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,483 80.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 247 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 366 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 16301

ZIP Code 16301 is in the Oil City Area School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 16301.

Seventh Street School
102 West 7th St
Oil City, PA 16301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oil City Area School District
Hasson Heights School
833 Grandview Rd
Oil City, PA 16301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oil City Area School District
Smedley Street School
310 Smedley St
Oil City, PA 16301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oil City Area School District
Oil City Area Ms
8 Lynch Blvd
Oil City, PA 16301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oil City Area School District
Seventh Street School
102 West 7th St
Oil City, PA 16301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oil City Area School District
Oil City Shs
10 Lynch Blvd
Oil City, PA 16301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oil City Area School District
Venango Technology Center
One Vo Tech Dr
Oil City, PA 16301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Venango Technology Center School District
St Stephen Elementary School
214 Reed St
Oil City, PA 16301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Venango Catholic High School
1505 W 1st St
Oil City, PA 16301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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