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ZIP Code 19120

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Olney
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (2:49pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.03, -75.12
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19120

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19120. 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 19120. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19120, 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 19120 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19120 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 19120 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19120 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 68,104
Population Density 20,009 people per sq mi
Housing Units 24,009
Median Home Value $97,100
Land Area 3.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22,358
Median Household Income $33,966

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,7702,7832,8473,2622,8452,2912,0231,9682,1602,0612,1301,6411,172704446311196148
Female2,7582,6412,8343,3102,9512,5942,5572,5622,7072,7512,6542,1171,415887556421329302
Total5,5285,4245,6816,5725,7964,8854,5804,5304,8674,8124,7843,7582,5871,5911,002732525450

Gender

 Male 31,758 47%
 Female 36,346 53%
Gender

Race

 White 10,843 15.9%
 Black Or African American 34,804 51.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 339 0.5%
 Asian 9,025 13.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 51 0.1%
 Other Race 10,584 15.5%
 Two Or More Races 2,458 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2651,7283,2643,8892,8601,128564243
Renter7282,1412,0681,7241,05145321339
Total9933,8695,3325,6133,9111,581777282

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,178 32%
 Single Guardian 9,250 41%
 Singles 4,847 22%
 Singles With Roommate 1,083 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,765 53%
 Households with Kids 10,593 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male599554544512570550561545557577541556536637604616726660656644
Female546560576534511509556531534579538576554587627671710648654622
Total1,1451,1141,1201,0461,0811,0591,1171,0761,0911,1561,0791,1321,0901,2241,2311,2871,4361,3081,3101,266

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19120 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19120 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19120 real estate data, the median home value of $97,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19120 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19120 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19120 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 67,975 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 129 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 10,998 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,943 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,417 35%
 Households Vacant 1,651 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 675 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 56 3%
 For Sale Only 232 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 56 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 608 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 353 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,881 19%
 2 Bedroom 2,502 25%
 3+ Bedroom 5,312 53%
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 $33,966 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19120 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. ZIP code 19120 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 19120 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 19,006 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,261 24%
 No Earnings 23,484 42%
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 19,006 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,261 24%
 No Earnings 23,484 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,301 63.2%
 Public transportation 8,213 30.0%
 Taxicab 26 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,087 4.0%
 Worked at Home 736 2.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 5,602 29.1%
 High School Graduate 10,725 55.7%
 Associate's degree 891 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,410 7.3%
 Master's degree 428 2.2%
 Professional school degree 174 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 15,546 78.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,432 12.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,888 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19120

ZIP Code 19120 is in the Universal Creighton Charter School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19120.

Universal Creighton Charter School
5401 Tabor Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Universal Creighton Charter School District
Feltonville School of Arts & Sciences
238 East Wyoming Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Marshall Thurgood
5120 North 6th St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Washington Grover Jr School
201 East Olney Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Barton Clara School
4600 Rosehill St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Creighton Thomas School
5401 Tabor Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Finletter Thomas K School
6100 North Front St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Lowell James R School
450 West Nedro Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Morrison Andrew J School
5100 North 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Olney Elementary School
5301 North Water St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Feltonville Intermediate School
4901 Rising Sun Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Franklin Benjamin School
5735 Rising Sun Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Olney Charter High School
100 West Duncannon Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Olney Charter High School District
St Helena School
6101 N 5th St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Incarnation of Our Lord School
425 Lindley Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
International Christian High School
413 E Tabor Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Zion Christian Day School
5307 N Front St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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