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ZIP Code 19013

Primary City:Chester, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Chester
County: Delaware County
Timezone: Eastern (8:51am)
Area code: 484 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.85, -75.38
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19013

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19013. 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 19013. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19013, 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:
Chester, PA
Acceptable:
Chester Township, Chester Twp, Eddystone, Upper Chichester, Uppr Chichstr
Unacceptable:
Feltonville, Marcus Hook, Parkside, Upland, Village Green

Stats and Demographics for the 19013 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19013 is located in southeast 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 19013 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19013 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,130
Population Density 6,139 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,253
Median Home Value $68,200
Land Area 5.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,128
Median Household Income $27,289

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4351,3451,2131,6181,8581,1641,0008949721,0211,048880646461335282191158
Female1,3811,3231,2841,6911,9061,2261,0449561,0211,1321,2051,103936673493448390397
Total2,8162,6682,4973,3093,7642,3902,0441,8501,9932,1532,2531,9831,5821,134828730581555

Gender

 Male 16,521 47%
 Female 18,609 53%
Gender

Race

 White 5,985 17.0%
 Black Or African American 26,376 75.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 127 0.4%
 Asian 215 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.1%
 Other Race 1,347 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,060 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner463185541,0041,167790567236
Renter7561,5661,3891,4791,123581387165
Total8021,8841,9432,4832,2901,371954401

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,362 19%
 Single Guardian 5,121 42%
 Singles 3,832 32%
 Singles With Roommate 813 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,641 63%
 Households with Kids 4,487 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male285305284275280283237278267275265205242226232272256364494460
Female291255274250283279282248231266265262257234246261273377534460
Total5765605585255635625195264985415304674994604785335297411,028920

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19013 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 19013 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19013 real estate data, the median home value of $68,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19013 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19013 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19013 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,913 90.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,185 3.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 143 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,356 3.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 533 1.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,909 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,773 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,446 52%
 Households Vacant 2,125 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,103 51.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 59 2.8%
 For Sale Only 125 5.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 0.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 788 37.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 178 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,680 22%
 2 Bedroom 2,340 31%
 3+ Bedroom 3,468 45%
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 $27,289 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19013 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. ZIP code 19013 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 19013 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 8,112 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,687 24%
 No Earnings 12,896 47%
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 8,112 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,687 24%
 No Earnings 12,896 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,249 70.2%
 Public transportation 1,979 16.8%
 Taxicab 33 0.3%
 Motorcycle 19 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 978 8.3%
 Worked at Home 498 4.2%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,848 20.3%
 High School Graduate 6,109 67.1%
 Associate's degree 399 4.4%
 Bachelor's degree 486 5.3%
 Master's degree 184 2.0%
 Professional school degree 54 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 28 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,614 76.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,038 14.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 649 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19013

ZIP Code 19013 is in the Chester Community Charter Schools. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19013.

Chester Community Cs
302 East 5th St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chester Community Charter Schools
Widener Partnership Cs
1450 Edgemont Ave
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Widener Partnership Charter Schools
Stetser Elementary School
808 East 17th St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chester-Upland School District
Columbus Elementary School
320 West 10th St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chester-Upland School District
Chester Upland School of Arts
501 West 9th St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chester-Upland School District
Showalter Intermediate
1100 West 10th St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chester-Upland School District
Chester High School
232 West 9th St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chester-Upland School District
Chester Hs - Crozier Allied Health Campu
1100 West 10th St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Chester-Upland School District
Chester Hs - Science and Discovery Campu
1100 West 10th St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Chester-Upland School District
Chester Upland Stem Magnet High School
1701 Upland St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chester-Upland School District
Drexel Newman Academy
1901 Potter St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Shiloh Development Academy
703 Central Ave
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Center for Self Development
1605 W 3rd St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Beginnings Academy
215 E 21st St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Faith Temple Christian School
1007 W 7th St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Widener University Child Development Center
1800 Walnut St
Chester, PA 19013
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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