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ZIP Code 19122

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Poplar
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (8:57pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.98, -75.15
ZIP (~1600 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19122

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19122. 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 19122. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19122, 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 19122 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19122 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 19122 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19122 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,653
Population Density 17,060 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,427
Median Home Value $124,900
Land Area 1.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,590
Median Household Income $23,509

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 23Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 23

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6755585712,0231,6907035184244394884593533132421771469567
Female6265805602,5981,925724588498523495523467416340274244168163
Total1,3011,1381,1314,6213,6151,4271,106922962983982820729582451390263230

Gender

 Male 9,941 46%
 Female 11,712 54%
Gender

Race

 White 8,072 37.3%
 Black Or African American 8,775 40.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 154 0.7%
 Asian 698 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 3,165 14.6%
 Two Or More Races 784 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7831641852754340027888
Renter80186160357243734224383
Total8791,1771,0211,099980742521171

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,211 18%
 Single Guardian 2,385 36%
 Singles 2,050 31%
 Singles With Roommate 944 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,481 68%
 Households with Kids 2,109 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male109144139136116134981041061181201051141141251321375721,057647
Female121126120126112104136115113104931361211061311321448701,321838
Total2302702592622282382342192192222132412352202562642811,4422,3781,485

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19122 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 19122 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19122 real estate data, the median home value of $124,900 is slightly less 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 19122. Rentals in 19122 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19122 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,206 79.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 30 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 4 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 3,836 17.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 577 2.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,494 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,154 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,942 53%
 Households Vacant 837 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 317 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 4%
 For Sale Only 84 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 75 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 312 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 144 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,171 32%
 2 Bedroom 962 26%
 3+ Bedroom 1,388 38%
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 $23,509 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19122 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 19122 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 19122 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. Most commuters in 19122 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 3,496 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,279 26%
 No Earnings 8,516 52%
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 3,496 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,279 26%
 No Earnings 8,516 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,679 44.2%
 Public transportation 1,987 32.8%
 Taxicab 28 0.5%
 Motorcycle 12 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,120 18.5%
 Worked at Home 241 4.0%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,415 30.9%
 High School Graduate 2,276 49.7%
 Associate's degree 92 2.0%
 Bachelor's degree 636 13.9%
 Master's degree 103 2.2%
 Professional school degree 17 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 41 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,248 74.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 343 11.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 434 14.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19122

ZIP Code 19122 is in the Wakisha Charter Schools. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19122.

Wakisha Cs
900 West Jefferson St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wakisha Charter Schools
Dunbar Paul L School
1750 North 12th St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Ferguson Joseph C School
2000 North 7th St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Ludlow James R School
550 West Master St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Moffet John School
127 West Oxford St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Harrison William H School
1012 West Thompson St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Mckinley William School
2101 North Orkney St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Youth Build Phila Cs
1231 North Broad St 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Youth Build Phila Charter Schools
Philadelphia Military Academy at Elverson
21182160 North 13th St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Kensington Creative & Performing Arts High School
1901 North Front St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
St Malachy School
1419 N 11th St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lasalle Academy
1434 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Al Aqsa Islamic Academy
1501 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Hope Partnership for Education
1701 N 8th St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private

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