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ZIP Code 19106

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Olde City|Center City East|Center City
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (12:24pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.95, -75.15
ZIP (~1400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19106

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19106. 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 19106. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19106, 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:
Phila, William Penn Annex East, Wm Penn Anx E

Stats and Demographics for the 19106 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19106 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 19106 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 slightly less than average. 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 19106 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,740
Population Density 14,527 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,576
Median Home Value $453,400
Land Area 0.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,714
Median Household Income $93,720

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1666646504211,0989385994844193273843942871841769158
Female1718160373951,039689420311288277392400360224160136112
Total337147106878162,1371,6271,019795707604776794647408336227170

Gender

 Male 6,188 53%
 Female 5,552 47%
Gender

Race

 White 9,603 81.8%
 Black Or African American 1,098 9.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.2%
 Asian 670 5.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 120 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 225 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3059548846071954632176
Renter3611,5596013533061499951
Total3912,1541,0898131,025695420127

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,792 27%
 Single Guardian 207 3%
 Singles 3,702 55%
 Singles With Roommate 1,013 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,281 94%
 Households with Kids 433 6%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3535222319171210813817531310681324
Female4031222418141522121091218118879513
Total7566444737312732202317292314211813171837

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19106 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 19106 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19106 real estate data, the median home value of $453,400 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 19106. Rentals in 19106 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19106 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,579 90%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 998 9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 163 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,268 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 967 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,479 46%
 Households Vacant 862 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 321 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 149 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 174 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 177 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 311 9%
 1 Bedroom 1,957 58%
 2 Bedroom 939 28%
 3+ Bedroom 148 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 $93,720 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19106 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 19106 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 19106 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 19106 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 5,596 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,500 23%
 No Earnings 2,677 25%
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 5,596 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,500 23%
 No Earnings 2,677 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,820 41%
 Public transportation 1,726 25%
 Taxicab 87 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,743 26%
 Worked at Home 421 6%
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 301 6%
 High School Graduate 1,292 25%
 Associate's degree 109 2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,480 28%
 Master's degree 669 13%
 Professional school degree 883 17%
 Doctorate degree 469 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 208 43%
 Enrolled in Private School 260 54%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19106

ZIP Code 19106 is in the Mastery Charter High School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19106.

Mastery Charter High School
35 South 4th St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mastery Charter High School District
Independence Cs
105 South 7th St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Independence Charter Schools
Mccall Gen George a School
325 South 7th St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Charter High School for Architecture and
105 South 7th St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Charter High School for Architecture and Design School District
Constitution High School
18 South 7th St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
St Mary Interparochial School
247 S 5th St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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