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ZIP Code 19136

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Pennypack Park
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (1:19pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.05, -75.02
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19136

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19136. 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 19136. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19136, 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 19136 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19136 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 19136 are primarily white. 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19136 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,647
Population Density 8,827 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,039
Median Home Value $149,200
Land Area 4.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,957
Median Household Income $44,641

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2301,1511,0621,5862,9472,5852,1651,6811,6681,5641,4811,192793546418366243179
Female1,1501,0181,0261,0541,2331,5581,3301,1671,1561,1911,2891,065880683561505447477
Total2,3802,1692,0882,6404,1804,1433,4952,8482,8242,7552,7702,2571,6731,229979871690656

Gender

 Male 22,857 56%
 Female 17,790 44%
Gender

Race

 White 26,992 66.4%
 Black Or African American 9,274 22.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 90 0.2%
 Asian 1,039 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 2,342 5.8%
 Two Or More Races 903 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1411,3341,4131,8161,6451,014829376
Renter2951,099798834593369288113
Total4362,4332,2112,6502,2381,3831,117489

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,124 40%
 Single Guardian 3,178 25%
 Singles 3,941 30%
 Singles With Roommate 714 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,689 67%
 Households with Kids 4,268 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male247258248238224258227232210200211227211213246247283340470574
Female246220216236226206194210182224218201193190232204208198212226
Total493478464474450464421442392424429428404403478451491538682800

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19136 has a small 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 19136 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 19136 real estate data, the median home value of $149,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19136 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19136 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19136 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,695 80.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 7,540 18.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 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 397 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,968 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,600 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,389 31%
 Households Vacant 1,082 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 253 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 112 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 660 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 51 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,357 32%
 2 Bedroom 1,458 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,412 33%
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 $44,641 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19136 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 19136 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 19136 has very few people that work at home. 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 19136. 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 10,262 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,047 23%
 No Earnings 12,965 43%
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 10,262 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,047 23%
 No Earnings 12,965 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,421 76.3%
 Public transportation 2,416 17.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 617 4.5%
 Worked at Home 194 1.4%
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 2,472 18.8%
 High School Graduate 8,238 62.7%
 Associate's degree 611 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,223 9.3%
 Master's degree 470 3.6%
 Professional school degree 78 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 47 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,822 59.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,078 32.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 552 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19136

ZIP Code 19136 is in the New Foundations Charter Schools. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19136.

New Foundations Cs
8001 Torresdale Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19136
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New Foundations Charter Schools
Forrest Edwin School
7300 Cottage St
Philadelphia, PA 19136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Brown Joseph H School
3600 Stanwood St
Philadelphia, PA 19136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Lincoln High School
3201 Ryan Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19136
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
St Hubert Catholic High School for Girls
7320 Torresdale Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19136
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Jerome School
3031 Stamford St
Philadelphia, PA 19136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Father Judge High School
3301 Solly Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19136
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Dominic School
8510 Frankford Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Holmesburg Baptist Christian Academy
7927 Frankford Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Creative Steps
8045 Frankfort Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19136
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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