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ZIP Code 19118

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Chestnut Hill
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (9:30pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.07, -75.21
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19118

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19118. 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 19118. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19118, 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
Unacceptable:
Springfield

Stats and Demographics for the 19118 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19118 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 19118 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 an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19118 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,808
Population Density 3,075 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,708
Median Home Value $452,600
Land Area 3.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,397
Median Household Income $77,271

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2752182132723072762952882732873012933422211551149573
Female260225211349445416366296319369392398413328209162150202
Total535443424621752692661584592656693691755549364276245275

Gender

 Male 4,298 44%
 Female 5,510 56%
Gender

Race

 White 7,569 77.2%
 Black Or African American 1,611 16.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.2%
 Asian 315 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 68 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 225 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner514632549857735416051
Renter189599368312316228161108
Total194745693810893582321159

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,813 41%
 Single Guardian 439 10%
 Singles 1,744 40%
 Singles With Roommate 401 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,414 78%
 Households with Kids 983 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5655504755473841375049463434343158608966
Female513959593850514145393144405738434810611497
Total10794109106939789828289809074917274106166203163

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19118 has a small 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 19118 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19118 real estate data, the median home value of $452,600 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 19118. Rentals in 19118 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19118 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,021 92.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 170 1.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 510 5.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 102 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,561 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 555 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,281 48%
 Households Vacant 311 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 183 59%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 8%
 For Sale Only 30 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 49 2%
 1 Bedroom 917 43%
 2 Bedroom 707 33%
 3+ Bedroom 453 21%
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 $77,271 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19118 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 19118 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. In 19118 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 3,803 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,227 27%
 No Earnings 2,155 26%
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 3,803 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,227 27%
 No Earnings 2,155 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,286 63.5%
 Public transportation 1,083 20.9%
 Taxicab 11 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 480 9.3%
 Worked at Home 314 6.1%
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 149 5%
 High School Graduate 591 20%
 Associate's degree 46 2%
 Bachelor's degree 970 32%
 Master's degree 596 20%
 Professional school degree 445 15%
 Doctorate degree 231 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 309 22.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,039 76.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 1.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19118

ZIP Code 19118 is in the Philadelphia City School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19118.

Jenks John S School
8301 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Springside Chestnut Hill Academy
500 W Wiil Abrook Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Chestnut Hill Academy
500 W Willow Grove Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Crefeld School
8836 Crefeld St
Philadelphia, PA 19118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
8900 Norwood Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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