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ZIP Code 19151

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Overbrook
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (11:14pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.98, -75.26
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19151

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19151. 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 19151. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19151, 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:
Overbrook Hills, Overbrook Hls, Phila

Stats and Demographics for the 19151 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19151 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 19151 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged 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 19151 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,883
Population Density 12,494 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,090
Median Home Value $123,600
Land Area 2.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,798
Median Household Income $40,358

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0251,0561,1441,1801,1128397917979059971,018757648336276204176155
Female9421,0011,1141,2431,1731,0651,0601,1501,2341,3611,3801,077751481418359332326
Total1,9672,0572,2582,4232,2851,9041,8511,9472,1392,3582,3981,8341,399817694563508481

Gender

 Male 13,416 45%
 Female 16,467 55%
Gender

Race

 White 3,230 10.8%
 Black Or African American 25,260 84.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 112 0.4%
 Asian 397 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 249 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 628 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner838141,6442,0311,515820632295
Renter38894080186258421013445
Total4711,7542,4452,8932,0991,030766340

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,176 27%
 Single Guardian 4,325 37%
 Singles 3,636 31%
 Singles With Roommate 661 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,440 63%
 Households with Kids 4,358 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male221204196199192213211216224239217201233254259226233223239276
Female199197188184185205213192206208238221225222272234270210257287
Total420401384383377418424408430447455422458476531460503433496563

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19151 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19151 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19151 real estate data, the median home value of $123,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19151 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19151 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19151 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,565 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 115 0.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 203 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,876 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,958 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,964 30%
 Households Vacant 1,292 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 467 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 2%
 For Sale Only 127 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 613 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 143 3%
 1 Bedroom 979 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,186 28%
 3+ Bedroom 1,936 46%
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 $40,358 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19151 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 19151 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 19151 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. In 19151 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 9,758 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,763 19%
 No Earnings 10,773 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 9,758 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,763 19%
 No Earnings 10,773 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,472 57.4%
 Public transportation 4,844 37.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 77 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 415 3.2%
 Worked at Home 220 1.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,239 15%
 High School Graduate 5,116 63%
 Associate's degree 275 3%
 Bachelor's degree 760 9%
 Master's degree 421 5%
 Professional school degree 253 3%
 Doctorate degree 91 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,131 68.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,010 27.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 314 4.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19151

ZIP Code 19151 is in the Philadelphia Harambee Inst Charter Schools. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19151.

Philadelphia Harambee Inst Cs
640 North 66th St
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia Harambee Inst Charter Schools
West Phila. Achievement Ces
6701 Callowhill St
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Phila. Achievement Ces School District
Overbrook Elementary School
2032 North 62nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Cassidy Lewis C Ac Plus School
6523 Lansdowne Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Lamberton Robert E School
7501 Woodbine Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Overbrook Edu Center
6722 Lansdowne Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Lamberton Robert High School
7501 Woodbine Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
St Donato School
405 N 65th St
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Our Lady of Lourdes School
1940 N 63rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Life Alternatives Christian Academy
1993 N 63rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
63rd St Multicultural Academy of Academic Excellen
1141 N 63rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Shepherd'S Christian Academy
6634 Haverford Ave 42
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Overbrook Presbyterian Church Preschool & Kdgn
6376 City Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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