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ZIP Code 19116

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Somerton
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (9:29pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.12, -75.01
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19116

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19116. 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 19116. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19116, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 19116 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19116 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 19116 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19116 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,112
Population Density 6,616 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,729
Median Home Value $237,300
Land Area 5.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,989
Median Household Income $48,058

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9148218229271,0871,1879691,0261,1201,1861,2091,1661,065656592485365319
Female9038328068961,1431,1959109931,0591,1801,3011,2591,209803772617638680
Total1,8171,6531,6281,8232,2302,3821,8792,0192,1792,3662,5102,4252,2741,4591,3641,1021,003999

Gender

 Male 15,916 48%
 Female 17,196 52%
Gender

Race

 White 25,879 78.2%
 Black Or African American 1,998 6.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 82 0.2%
 Asian 3,722 11.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 574 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 850 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner626831,2861,7872,0021,133715209
Renter3291,041844794662553571318
Total3911,7242,1302,5812,6641,6861,286527

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,667 51%
 Single Guardian 2,013 15%
 Singles 3,629 28%
 Singles With Roommate 680 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,339 72%
 Households with Kids 3,650 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male188181186184169151161189151164167154166171163183198200183195
Female192170188175171158188172143157167151174157186193187177153201
Total380351374359340309349361294321334305340328349376385377336396

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19116 has a small 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 19116 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 19116 real estate data, the median home value of $237,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 19116. Rentals in 19116 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19116 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,313 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 593 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 206 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,616 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,261 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,112 37%
 Households Vacant 740 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 183 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Sale Only 53 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 442 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 808 16%
 1 Bedroom 1,343 27%
 2 Bedroom 2,404 49%
 3+ Bedroom 348 7%
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 $48,058 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19116 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 19116 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 19116 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,791 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,673 29%
 No Earnings 9,767 37%
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 8,791 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,673 29%
 No Earnings 9,767 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,022 86%
 Public transportation 1,263 8%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 373 2%
 Worked at Home 460 3%
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 1,230 11%
 High School Graduate 6,531 58%
 Associate's degree 783 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,885 17%
 Master's degree 598 5%
 Professional school degree 165 1%
 Doctorate degree 151 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,007 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,341 28%
 Not Enrolled in School 406 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19116

ZIP Code 19116 is in the Mast Community Charter School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19116.

Mast Community Charter School
1800 East Byberry Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19116
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mast Community Charter School District
Philadelphia Academy Cs
11000 Roosevelt Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19116
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Philadelphia Academy Charter Schools
Comly Watson School
1001 Byberry Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Loesche William H School
595 Tomlinson Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Washington George High School
10175 Bustleon Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19116
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
St Christopher School
13305 Proctor Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Red Lion Elementary School
10100 Jamison Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Calvary Christian Academy
13500 Philmont Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19116
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Klein Jcc Preschool & Kindergarten
10100 Jamison Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19116
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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