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ZIP Code 19124

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Frankford
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (5:25pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.02, -75.09
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19124

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19124. 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 19124. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19124, 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 19124 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19124 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 19124 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 19124 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 66,691
Population Density 13,681 people per sq mi
Housing Units 24,872
Median Home Value $92,100
Land Area 4.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22,487
Median Household Income $28,726

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,9922,9862,9353,1462,5482,2082,0932,0522,2022,0761,8491,4621,039677452342237227
Female2,9072,7642,8683,1442,9512,6682,7232,4612,5052,3632,1061,6341,324810641507394398
Total5,8995,7505,8036,2905,4994,8764,8164,5134,7074,4393,9553,0962,3631,4871,093849631625

Gender

 Male 31,523 47%
 Female 35,168 53%
Gender

Race

 White 20,563 30.8%
 Black Or African American 27,720 41.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 441 0.7%
 Asian 3,171 4.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 71 0.1%
 Other Race 11,530 17.3%
 Two Or More Races 3,195 4.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2591,8362,8482,9012,1811,226798376
Renter9302,6812,5152,0471,16345221163
Total1,1894,5175,3634,9483,3441,6781,009439

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,470 29%
 Single Guardian 9,188 41%
 Singles 5,536 25%
 Singles With Roommate 1,293 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 12,134 54%
 Households with Kids 10,353 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male596580584648581625561613606552597586571629636613665642590573
Female595582570577568577547532540610543572552591628645649617605623
Total1,1911,1621,1541,2251,1491,2021,1081,1451,1461,1621,1401,1581,1231,2201,2641,2581,3141,2591,1951,196

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19124 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19124 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19124 real estate data, the median home value of $92,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19124 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19124 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19124 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 66,292 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 56 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 16 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 327 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,269 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,156 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,062 40%
 Households Vacant 2,385 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,179 49.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 57 2.4%
 For Sale Only 272 11.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 51 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 1.6%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 787 33.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 321 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,992 21%
 2 Bedroom 2,161 22%
 3+ Bedroom 5,138 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 $28,726 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19124 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 19124 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 19124. 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 14,712 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,512 24%
 No Earnings 21,667 45%
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 14,712 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,512 24%
 No Earnings 21,667 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,303 62.8%
 Public transportation 5,785 27.3%
 Taxicab 33 0.2%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,406 6.6%
 Worked at Home 652 3.1%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 5,602 32.7%
 High School Graduate 9,607 56.1%
 Associate's degree 418 2.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,032 6.0%
 Master's degree 299 1.7%
 Professional school degree 49 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 130 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11,453 76.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,824 12.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,610 10.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19124

ZIP Code 19124 is in the Community Academy of Philadelphia Charter Schools. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19124.

Community Academy of Philadelphia Cs
1100 East Erie Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Community Academy of Philadelphia Charter Schools
Sankofa Freedom Academy Charter School
4256 Paul St
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sankofa Freedom Academy Charter School
First Phila Cs for Literacy
4300 Tacony St
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: First Phila Charter Schools for Literacy
Northwood Academy Cs
4621 Castor Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northwood Academy Charter Schools
Mastery Cs-Smedley Campus
1790 Bridge St
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mastery Charter Schools-Smedley Campus
The Philadelphia Cs for Arts and Science
1197 Haworth St
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Philadelphia Charter Schools for Arts and Sciences at Hr Edmunds
Edmunds Henry R School
1197 Haworth St
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Hopkinson Francis School
4001 L St
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Sullivan James J School
5300 Ditman St
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Marshall John School
4500 Griscom St
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Harding Warren G Ms
2000 Wakeling St
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Stearne Allen M School
1655 Unity St
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Juniata Park Academy
801 East Hunting Park Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Frankford High School
5000 Oxford Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
St Lucy Day School for Chldrn W Visual Impairment
4251 L St
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Martin of Tours School
5450 Roosevelt Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Holy Innocents Area Catholic Elementary School
1312 E Bristol St
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Frankford Friends School
1500 Orthodox St
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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