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ZIP Code 19129

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: East Falls
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (12:27pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.01, -75.18
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19129

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19129. 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 19129. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19129, 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 19129 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19129 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 19129 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19129 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,975
Population Density 4,992 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,192
Median Home Value $209,000
Land Area 2.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,769
Median Household Income $49,807

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male291192210432570652508361270247273256236166117876939
Female29121619360769771555133131233934537132522716113510281
Total5824084031,0391,2671,3671,059692582586618627561393278222171120

Gender

 Male 4,976 45%
 Female 5,999 55%
Gender

Race

 White 6,306 57.5%
 Black Or African American 3,936 35.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.2%
 Asian 351 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 111 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 243 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3547542746057135724773
Renter3918032842761841264614
Total4261,27871173675548329387

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,278 27%
 Single Guardian 951 20%
 Singles 1,818 38%
 Singles With Roommate 722 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,805 80%
 Households with Kids 964 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6446525036413849283939454344416184114132110
Female7449584557373448404447373332464451220246137
Total13895110959378729768838682767687105135334378247

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19129 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19129 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19129 real estate data, the median home value of $209,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 19129. Rentals in 19129 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 19129 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,051 91.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 254 2.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 7 0.1%
 College Student Housing 645 5.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,791 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 854 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,124 41%
 Households Vacant 423 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 206 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 5%
 For Sale Only 38 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 133 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 55 3%
 1 Bedroom 791 36%
 2 Bedroom 765 35%
 3+ Bedroom 580 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 $49,807 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19129 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 19129 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. Most commuters in 19129 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,694 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,107 21%
 No Earnings 3,186 32%
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 4,694 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,107 21%
 No Earnings 3,186 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,885 68%
 Public transportation 1,178 20%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 484 8%
 Worked at Home 206 4%
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 369 11%
 High School Graduate 1,457 42%
 Associate's degree 151 4%
 Bachelor's degree 698 20%
 Master's degree 448 13%
 Professional school degree 259 7%
 Doctorate degree 111 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 484 41%
 Enrolled in Private School 430 36%
 Not Enrolled in School 273 23%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19129

ZIP Code 19129 is in the Philadelphia City School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19129.

Mifflin Thomas School
3624 Conrad St
Philadelphia, PA 19129
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Eastern University Academy Charter School
3300 Henry Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19129
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Eastern University Academy Charter School
Randolph A. Philip Area Vocational-Technical High School
3101 Henry Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19129
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Mercy Vocational High School
2900 W Hunting Park Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19129
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Bridget Elementary School
3636 Stanton St
Philadelphia, PA 19129
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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