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ZIP Code 15222

Primary City:Pittsburgh, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Troy Hill
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (3:57pm)
Area code: 412 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.45, -79.99
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15222

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15222. 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 15222. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15222, 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:
Pittsburgh, PA
Unacceptable:
Pgh, Pitt

Stats and Demographics for the 15222 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15222 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 15222 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15222 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,294
Population Density 4,055 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,146
Median Home Value $285,000
Land Area 0.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,686
Median Household Income $63,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 27


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5211334
5-96915
10-14369
15-19196344540
20-24260394654
25-29170157327
30-34143100243
35-3912471195
40-449851149
45-498566151
50-5413867205
55-5915285237
60-648882170
65-695060110
70-74504393
75-79304373
80-84213354
85 Plus62935

Gender

 Male 1,641 50%
 Female 1,653 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,484 75.4%
 Black Or African American 509 15.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.2%
 Asian 147 4.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 53 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 91 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-248148156
25-3422377399
35-4437229266
45-5441219260
55-6460235295
65-7442123165
75-842687113
85 Plus92332

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 235 14%
 Single Guardian 54 3%
 Singles 1,251 74%
 Singles With Roommate 146 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 1,647 98%
 Households with Kids 39 2%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1415
2224
3718
4325
5426
6112
7033
8022
9112
10112
11000
12011
13112
14134
15000
16202
17358
1862124186
19129215344
20103174277

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15222 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 15222 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15222 real estate data, the median home value of $285,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 15222. Rentals in 15222 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15222 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,203 67%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 957 29%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 134 4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 163 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 82 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,441 67%
 Households Vacant 460 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 188 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 5%
 For Sale Only 52 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 170 37%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 231 16%
 1 Bedroom 858 61%
 2 Bedroom 267 19%
 3+ Bedroom 62 4%
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 $63,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15222 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 15222 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. Residents in ZIP code 15222 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 15222 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 15222 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 15222 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,349 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,400 40%
 No Earnings 747 21%
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 1,349 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,400 40%
 No Earnings 747 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 764 38%
 Public transportation 175 9%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 903 44%
 Worked at Home 192 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 58 5%
 High School Graduate 422 34%
 Associate's degree 85 7%
 Bachelor's degree 245 20%
 Master's degree 236 19%
 Professional school degree 132 11%
 Doctorate degree 61 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 28 57%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 43%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15222

ZIP Code 15222 is in the Urban Pathways Youngstown School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15222.

Urban Pathways Youngstown
914 Penn Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Urban Pathways Youngstown School District
Urban Pathways 6-12 Cs
914 Penn Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Urban Pathways 6-12 Charter Schools
Pittsburgh Capa 6-12
111 9th St
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pittsburgh School District
Urban Pathways K-5 College Charter School
925 Penn Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Urban Pathways K-5 College Charter School District
City Chs
201 Stanwix St
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: City Chs School District

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