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ZIP Code 19103

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Rittenhouse|Center City West|Center City
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (2:58pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.95, -75.17
ZIP (~1300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19103

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19103. 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 19103. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19103, 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:
Philadelphia, PA
Acceptable:
Mid City West, Middle City West, Phila

Stats and Demographics for the 19103 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19103 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 19103 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19103 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,908
Population Density 34,284 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,612
Median Home Value $428,400
Land Area 0.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,776
Median Household Income $63,709

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male265132681009612,3581,437667491518506520576451358311266241
Female273139942001,3772,8071,242593414398389539680592446430383686
Total5382711623002,3385,1652,6791,2609059168951,0591,2561,043804741649927

Gender

 Male 10,226 47%
 Female 11,682 53%
Gender

Race

 White 17,031 77.7%
 Black Or African American 1,514 6.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.2%
 Asian 2,611 11.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 186 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 512 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner118661530595929865699380
Renter1,4494,9001,008679701488395379
Total1,5675,5611,5381,2741,6301,3531,094759

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,774 19%
 Single Guardian 392 3%
 Singles 9,638 65%
 Singles With Roommate 1,972 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 14,020 95%
 Households with Kids 756 5%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male654143392934232521181216139162414192750
Female76534425362434202519251121181918215092107
Total1419487646558574546373727342735423569119157

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19103 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 19103 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19103 real estate data, the median home value of $428,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 19103. Rentals in 19103 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19103 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,356 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 134 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 174 0.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 244 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,568 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,209 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 9,999 60%
 Households Vacant 1,836 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 977 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 43 2%
 For Sale Only 200 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 371 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 200 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2,328 24%
 1 Bedroom 4,919 50%
 2 Bedroom 2,123 21%
 3+ Bedroom 515 5%
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 $63,709 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19103 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 19103 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 19103 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 19103 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest 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 19103 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 10,112 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,489 26%
 No Earnings 5,892 27%
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 10,112 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,489 26%
 No Earnings 5,892 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,152 24.3%
 Public transportation 2,268 17.5%
 Taxicab 106 0.8%
 Motorcycle 13 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6,437 49.5%
 Worked at Home 1,021 7.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 19103 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 278 3%
 High School Graduate 945 11%
 Associate's degree 133 2%
 Bachelor's degree 3,211 37%
 Master's degree 1,984 23%
 Professional school degree 1,318 15%
 Doctorate degree 723 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 206 26.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 562 71.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 2.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19103

ZIP Code 19103 is in the Freire Charter Schools. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19103.

Freire Cs
2027 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Freire Charter Schools
Belmont Academy Charter School
907 North 41st St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Belmont Academy Charter School
Russell Byers Cs
1911 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Russell Byers Charter Schools
Greenfield Albert M School
2200 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Science Leadership Academy
2130 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
St John the Evangelist School
222 N 17th Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Jw Hallahan Catholic Girls' High School
311 N 19th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Friends Select School
17th St & Benjamin Franklin
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
De La Salle in Town
25 S Van Pelt St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
City Center Academy
315 S 17th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Greene Towne School
2121 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kindercare Learning Center
1700 Market St Bsmt 40
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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