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ZIP Code 19140

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Tioga
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (5:25pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.01, -75.15
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19140

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19140. 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 19140. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19140, 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 19140 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19140 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 19140 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 19140 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 54,133
Population Density 17,736 people per sq mi
Housing Units 22,209
Median Home Value $61,400
Land Area 3.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,784
Median Household Income $22,654

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,1732,0582,1682,4092,1951,7101,5731,4081,6151,7201,6691,4291,123733555350251162
Female2,3322,0372,0332,5262,3521,9181,7401,7101,7991,9802,0641,6691,3831,017769656459388
Total4,5054,0954,2014,9354,5473,6283,3133,1183,4143,7003,7333,0982,5061,7501,3241,006710550

Gender

 Male 25,301 47%
 Female 28,832 53%
Gender

Race

 White 8,160 15.1%
 Black Or African American 30,998 57.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 549 1.0%
 Asian 684 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 34 0.1%
 Other Race 11,603 21.4%
 Two Or More Races 2,105 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1877751,3452,2032,2861,492899273
Renter8112,0312,0611,9911,206691403130
Total9982,8063,4064,1943,4922,1831,302403

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,754 20%
 Single Guardian 8,458 45%
 Singles 5,441 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,131 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,270 60%
 Households with Kids 7,514 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male474447408393417395441401404420449424439436451464510481503470
Female470473476422428424391379415396392392444409476526517509498496
Total9449208848158458198327808198168418168838459279901,0279901,001966

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19140 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19140 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19140 real estate data, the median home value of $61,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19140 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19140 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19140 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 53,282 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 418 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 24 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 31 0.1%
 Other Institutional 7 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 371 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,502 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,958 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 9,324 42%
 Households Vacant 3,425 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,307 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 140 4%
 For Sale Only 267 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 274 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,405 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 755 8%
 1 Bedroom 1,736 18%
 2 Bedroom 2,103 22%
 3+ Bedroom 5,050 52%
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 $22,654 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19140 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 19140 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 19140 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 11,122 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,139 20%
 No Earnings 21,808 53%
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 11,122 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,139 20%
 No Earnings 21,808 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,241 46%
 Public transportation 7,068 45%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 880 6%
 Worked at Home 495 3%
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 5,245 35.5%
 High School Graduate 8,153 55.2%
 Associate's degree 666 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 389 2.6%
 Master's degree 221 1.5%
 Professional school degree 68 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 27 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,251 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 385 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,500 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19140

ZIP Code 19140 is in the Aspira Bilingual Cyber Charter School District. There are 28 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19140.

Aspira Bilingual Cyber Charter School
4322 North 5th St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Aspira Bilingual Cyber Charter School District
Mastery Cs-Gratz Campus
1798 West Hunting Park Ave
Phialdelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mastery Charter Schools-Gratz Campus
Esperanza Cyber Cs
4261 North 5th St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Esperanza Cyber Charter Schools
Eugenio Maria De Hostos Cs
432242 North 5th St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eugenio Maria De Hostos Charter Schools
Antonia Pantoja Community Charter School
4101 North American St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Antonia Pantoja Community Charter School District
Mastery Cs - Cleveland Elementary
3701 North 19th St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mastery Charter Schools - Cleveland Elementary
Cayuga School
43444358 North 5th St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Munoz-Marin Luis
3300 North 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Cleveland Grover School
3701 North 19th St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Steel Edward School
4301 Wayne Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Taylor Bayard School
3698 North Randolph St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Kenderton School
1500 West Ontario St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Cramp William School
3449 North Mascher St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Bethune Mary Mcleod School
3301 Old York Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Mcclure Alexander K School
600 West Hunting Park Pk
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Clemente Roberto Ms
122 West Erie Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Multi-Cultural Academy Cs
3821 North Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Multi-Cultural Academy Charter Schools
Esperanza Academy Charter High School
301 West Hunting Park Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Esperanza Academy Charter High School
Sheridan West
3807 North Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Edison Hs/Fareira Skills
151 West Luzerne St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Philadelphia Learning Academy - North
4224 North Front St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
St Veronica Elementary School
3521 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Little Flower Catholic High School
1000 W Lycoming St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Hunting Park Christian Academy
4400 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Thankful Learning Center
3200 N 17th St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Broad Street Academy
1434 Belfield Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Faith Tabernacle School
3611-15 N Randolph St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Harold O Davis Christain School
4500 N 10th St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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