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ZIP Code 19023

Primary City:Darby, PA (View All Cities)
County: Delaware County
Timezone: Eastern (3:26pm)
Area code: 484 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.91, -75.27
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19023

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19023. 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 19023. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19023, 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:
Darby, PA
Acceptable:
Collingdale
Unacceptable:
Colwyn

Stats and Demographics for the 19023 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19023 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 19023 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is 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 19023 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,164
Population Density 11,098 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,317
Median Home Value $104,000
Land Area 2.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,427
Median Household Income $38,790

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
Male960977985999835656610619706669644481357251172143113121
Female9389049181,001854895878814849834776552401307192210197346
Total1,8981,8811,9032,0001,6891,5511,4881,4331,5551,5031,4201,033758558364353310467

Gender

 Male 10,298 46%
 Female 11,866 54%
Gender

Race

 White 7,054 31.8%
 Black Or African American 13,800 62.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.2%
 Asian 345 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 152 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 755 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner525949441,126758444306116
Renter2218028046703591336533
Total2731,3961,7481,7961,117577371149

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,312 31%
 Single Guardian 2,899 39%
 Singles 1,837 25%
 Singles With Roommate 379 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,090 55%
 Households with Kids 3,337 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male186190175201196210187175209191199188202205215203212187182184
Female207169196183173175174199183176186184187185207185234196179177
Total393359371384369385361374392367385372389390422388446383361361

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19023 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19023 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19023 real estate data, the median home value of $104,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19023 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19023 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19023 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,682 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 387 1.7%
 Other Institutional 10 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 85 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,308 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,032 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,087 37%
 Households Vacant 890 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 419 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 165 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 258 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 95 3%
 1 Bedroom 661 21%
 2 Bedroom 916 29%
 3+ Bedroom 1,523 48%
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 $38,790 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19023 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 19023 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 19023 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. However, that is not the case in 19023. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,189 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,263 26%
 No Earnings 5,917 36%
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 6,189 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,263 26%
 No Earnings 5,917 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,305 70%
 Public transportation 1,994 22%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 610 7%
 Worked at Home 78 1%
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 645 10.6%
 High School Graduate 4,010 65.9%
 Associate's degree 635 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 496 8.1%
 Master's degree 258 4.2%
 Professional school degree 34 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,762 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 770 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 576 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19023

ZIP Code 19023 is in the Southeast Delco School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19023.

Harris School
501 Sharon Ave
Collingdale, PA 19023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Southeast Delco School District
Colwyn Elementary School
211 Pine St
Colwyn, PA 19023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: William Penn School District
Walnut Street Elementary School
224 South Sixth St
Darby, PA 19023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: William Penn School District
Park Lane Elementary School
1300 Park Ln
Darby, PA 19023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: William Penn School District
Penn Wood Ms
121 Summit St
Darby, PA 19023
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: William Penn School District
Blessed Virgin Mary School
47 Macdade Blvd
Darby, PA 19023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ted Direnzo Montessori School
709 Bartram Ave
Collingdale, PA 19023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Christ Haven Christian Academy
521 Walnut St
Darby, PA 19023
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Christ Academy
523 Clifton Ave
Collingdale, PA 19023
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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