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ZIP Code 19148

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Pennsport
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (7:13pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.93, -75.15
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19148

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19148. 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 19148. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19148, 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
Unacceptable:
Passyunk

Stats and Demographics for the 19148 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19148 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 19148 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 an extremely small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19148 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 49,732
Population Density 11,777 people per sq mi
Housing Units 21,567
Median Home Value $165,100
Land Area 4.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,624
Median Household Income $39,413

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5681,3461,2411,5562,1392,4622,1051,8261,5921,6171,6001,3201,126884643541388327
Female1,5451,2511,1991,4101,8872,3122,0201,6681,5621,6421,7271,5991,3821,078880778692819
Total3,1132,5972,4402,9664,0264,7744,1253,4943,1543,2593,3272,9192,5081,9621,5231,3191,0801,146

Gender

 Male 24,281 49%
 Female 25,451 51%
Gender

Race

 White 32,630 65.6%
 Black Or African American 3,961 8.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 138 0.3%
 Asian 8,675 17.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 31 0.1%
 Other Race 2,941 5.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,356 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1531,7372,1372,5532,3951,7801,362628
Renter6822,0051,3081,114833494290153
Total8353,7423,4453,6673,2282,2741,652781

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,825 35%
 Single Guardian 4,838 25%
 Singles 6,080 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1,881 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 14,083 72%
 Households with Kids 5,541 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male350310291290295255260278258229219254274265286275313334348395
Female288325322285254272254238233237263217241241282249293277309291
Total638635613575549527514516491466482471515506568524606611657686

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19148 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19148 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19148 real estate data, the median home value of $165,100 is slightly higher 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 19148. Rentals in 19148 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19148 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 49,450 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 169 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 113 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,853 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,892 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,879 32%
 Households Vacant 1,943 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 549 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 38 2%
 For Sale Only 280 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 127 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 892 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 269 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,893 28%
 2 Bedroom 2,081 31%
 3+ Bedroom 2,452 37%
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 $39,413 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19148 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 19148 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 19148 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 19148 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. Most commuters in 19148 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 15,930 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,838 23%
 No Earnings 16,286 39%
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 15,930 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,838 23%
 No Earnings 16,286 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,834 53.3%
 Public transportation 6,319 28.4%
 Taxicab 76 0.3%
 Motorcycle 11 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,649 16.4%
 Worked at Home 332 1.5%
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 4,895 28%
 High School Graduate 8,860 50%
 Associate's degree 541 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,525 14%
 Master's degree 662 4%
 Professional school degree 151 1%
 Doctorate degree 151 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,913 57.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,385 27.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,255 14.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19148

ZIP Code 19148 is in the Philadelphia City School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19148.

Fell D Newlin School
900 West Oregon Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Jenks Abram School
2501 South 13th St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Key Francis Scott School
2230 South 8th St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Sharswood George School
2300 South 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Southwark School
1835 South 9th St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Taggart John H School
400 West Porter St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Vare Abigail School
1621 East Moyamensing Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Mastery Cs - Thomas Campus
927 Johnston St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mastery Charter Schools-Thomas Campus
Furness Horace High School
1900 South 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Bok Edw W Technical High School
1901 South 9th St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
South Philadelphia High School
2101 South Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Sts John Neumann & Maria Garetti Cath High School
1736 S 10th St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Epiphany of Our Lord School
1248 Jackson St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Our Lady of Mount Carmel School
2329 S 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Nicholas of Tolentine School
913 Pierce St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
City Kids Christian School
2311 S 13th St
Philadelphia, PA 19148
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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