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ZIP Code 16507

Primary City:Erie, PA (View All Cities)
County: Erie County
Timezone: Eastern (12:49am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.14, -80.09
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16507

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16507. 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 16507. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16507, 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:
Erie, PA
Unacceptable:
Perry Square

Stats and Demographics for the 16507 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16507 is located in northwest Pennsylvania and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 16507 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16507 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,088
Population Density 5,278 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,766
Median Home Value $58,800
Land Area 2.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.95 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,158
Median Household Income $25,347

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 26

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4173403396308224433223022403393482912431551117373104
Female39628128068794744234426928630529127918913598927798
Total8136216191,3171,769885666571526644639570432290209165150202

Gender

 Male 5,592 50%
 Female 5,496 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,391 66.7%
 Black Or African American 2,602 23.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.3%
 Asian 146 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 368 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 541 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1313321231331919411249
Renter5257064385133421428166
Total538839650826661336193115

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 810 19%
 Single Guardian 1,159 28%
 Singles 1,669 40%
 Singles With Roommate 520 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,975 72%
 Households with Kids 1,183 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8672967687685763656755658270639576142254274
Female7982757257635156545466485953515575144362298
Total165154171148144131108119119121121113141123114150151286616572

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16507 has a slightly less 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 16507 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 16507 real estate data, the median home value of $58,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 16507 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 16507 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16507 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,586 86.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 126 1.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 48 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 181 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,032 9.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 115 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 840 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 505 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,813 59%
 Households Vacant 608 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 273 44.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1.5%
 For Sale Only 33 5.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 7.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 241 39.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 292 10%
 1 Bedroom 810 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,220 40%
 3+ Bedroom 703 23%
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 $25,347 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 16507 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. Residents in ZIP code 16507 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 16507 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 16507 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 2,245 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,037 36%
 No Earnings 3,191 38%
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 2,245 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,037 36%
 No Earnings 3,191 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,846 74.5%
 Public transportation 334 8.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 508 13.3%
 Worked at Home 121 3.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 573 19.0%
 High School Graduate 1,770 58.8%
 Associate's degree 209 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 343 11.4%
 Master's degree 46 1.5%
 Professional school degree 8 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 62 2.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,387 78.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 146 8.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 241 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 16507

ZIP Code 16507 is in the Robert Benjamin Wiley Community Charter Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 16507.

Robert Benjamin Wiley Community Cs
1446 East Lake Rd
Erie, PA 16507
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Robert Benjamin Wiley Community Charter Schools
Dr Gertrude a Barber National Institute
100 Barber Pl
Erie, PA 16507
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Abraxas Learning Center
429 W 6th St
Erie, PA 16507
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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