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ZIP Code 15088

Post Office City:West Elizabeth, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (7:00pm)
Area code: 878 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.272, -79.899
ZIP (~400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15088

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Primary/preferred city:
West Elizabeth, PA
W Elizabeth

Stats and Demographics for the 15088 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15088 is located in southwest Pennsylvania and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 15088 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15088 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 535
Population Density 2,659 people per sq mi
Housing Units 260
Median Home Value $58,800
Land Area 0.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 218
Median Household Income $37,917

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 581523
85 Plus448


 Male 261 49%
 Female 274 51%


 White 518 96.8%
 Black Or African American 15 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.4%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus808

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 87 40%
 Single Guardian 50 23%
 Singles 64 29%
 Singles With Roommate 17 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 154 71%
 Households with Kids 64 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15088 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15088 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15088 real estate data, the median home value of $58,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15088 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15088 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15088 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see West Elizabeth, PA house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 535 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 83 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 68 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 67 26%
 Households Vacant 42 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 10 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 3%
 1 Bedroom 14 14%
 2 Bedroom 34 33%
 3+ Bedroom 52 50%
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 $37,917 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15088 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. Residents in ZIP code 15088 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 15088 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 189 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 232 41%
 No Earnings 148 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 189 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 232 41%
 No Earnings 148 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 305 86%
 Public transportation 20 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 1%
 Worked at Home 26 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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 58 12%
 High School Graduate 342 69%
 Associate's degree 42 9%
 Bachelor's degree 52 11%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 182 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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