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ZIP Code 19119

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West Mount Airy|Mount Airy
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (5:01am)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.05, -75.19
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19119

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19119. 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 19119. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19119, 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 19119 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19119 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 19119 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19119 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,035
Population Density 8,353 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,980
Median Home Value $234,400
Land Area 3.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,934
Median Household Income $58,378

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male748702723749625749773752832896877818827591359291247192
Female8067387507437569529849551,0621,1621,2041,2241,046786584542453537
Total1,5541,4401,4731,4921,3811,7011,7571,7071,8942,0582,0812,0421,8731,377943833700729

Gender

 Male 11,751 43%
 Female 15,284 57%
Gender

Race

 White 8,581 31.7%
 Black Or African American 16,908 62.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 84 0.3%
 Asian 319 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 218 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 916 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner325821,1631,6091,8171,165818310
Renter2831,13180380570738124385
Total3151,7131,9662,4142,5241,5461,061395

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,954 33%
 Single Guardian 2,682 22%
 Singles 4,453 37%
 Singles With Roommate 845 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,716 73%
 Households with Kids 3,218 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14814316214315613113413314813615314214115115815016417210599
Female161155169160135155137152159161142146154147149171168129126145
Total309298331303291286271285307297295288295298307321332301231244

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19119 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19119 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19119 real estate data, the median home value of $234,400 is slightly higher than average 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 19119. Rentals in 19119 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19119 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,340 97.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 28 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 433 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 66 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 168 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,416 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,080 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,438 34%
 Households Vacant 1,046 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 474 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 3%
 For Sale Only 105 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 78 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 332 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 323 7%
 1 Bedroom 1,559 35%
 2 Bedroom 1,382 31%
 3+ Bedroom 1,134 26%
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 $58,378 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19119 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 19119 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. However, that is not the case in 19119. 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 10,243 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,455 23%
 No Earnings 8,385 35%
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 10,243 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,455 23%
 No Earnings 8,385 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,815 64%
 Public transportation 3,803 28%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 543 4%
 Worked at Home 639 5%
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 1,007 11%
 High School Graduate 3,815 42%
 Associate's degree 533 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,812 20%
 Master's degree 1,001 11%
 Professional school degree 745 8%
 Doctorate degree 251 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,390 51%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,842 39%
 Not Enrolled in School 457 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19119

ZIP Code 19119 is in the Khepera Charter Schools. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19119.

Khepera Cs
144 West Carpenter Ln
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Khepera Charter Schools
Emlen Eleanor C School
6501 Chew Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Henry Charles W School
601 Carpenter Ln
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Houston Henry E School
7300 Rural Ln
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Amy Nw
6611 Ardleigh St
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Parkway Northwest
7500 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Holy Cross Parish School
144 E Mount Airy Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Project Learn School
6525 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
G C a Daycare & Learning Center
610 E Mount Pleasant Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lubels House of Learning Christian Academy
500 E Mount Pleasant Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Covenant Academy
7500 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Safe Clean Children'S Facility
101 W Mount Pleasant Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Blair Christian Academy
220 W Upsal St
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Islamic Day School of Philadelphia
222 E Durham St
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Waldorf School of Philadelphia
7500 Germantown Ave Eagles 2 Bldg
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Germantown Montessoir School
6767 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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