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ZIP Code 15224

Primary City:Pittsburgh, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Bloomfield
County: Allegheny County
Timezone: Eastern (10:40pm)
Area code: 412 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.46, -79.95
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15224

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15224. 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 15224. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15224, 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
Acceptable:
Bloomfield
Unacceptable:
Pgh, Pitt

Stats and Demographics for the 15224 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15224 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 15224 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 large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15224 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,141
Population Density 10,075 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,953
Median Home Value $86,600
Land Area 1.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,107
Median Household Income $38,058

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5214180394
5-9179214393
10-14204189393
15-19251197448
20-245086591,167
25-297127021,414
30-34445371816
35-39310268578
40-44253229482
45-49288298586
50-54299365664
55-59309295604
60-64245295540
65-69153249402
70-74118188306
75-79115200315
80-84112201313
85 Plus84242326

Gender

 Male 4,799 47%
 Female 5,342 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,883 67.9%
 Black Or African American 2,556 25.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.1%
 Asian 391 3.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 77 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 219 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2422434456
25-342581,0141,272
35-44229406635
45-54378384762
55-64419373792
65-74290235525
75-84283163446
85 Plus97122219

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,061 21%
 Single Guardian 916 18%
 Singles 2,329 46%
 Singles With Roommate 801 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,317 85%
 Households with Kids 790 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1543892
2472471
3314374
4332760
5363773
6293867
7384886
8494796
9274471
10334679
11363672
12393675
13473481
14493786
15453681
165251103
17443074
186140101
19494089
204978127

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15224 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 15224 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15224 real estate data, the median home value of $86,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15224 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15224 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15224 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,945 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 125 1.2%
 Other Institutional 3 0.0%
 College Student Housing 57 0.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,190 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 786 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,131 53%
 Households Vacant 846 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 266 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 47 6%
 For Sale Only 50 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 60 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 396 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 202 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,127 34%
 2 Bedroom 1,164 35%
 3+ Bedroom 800 24%
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 $38,058 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15224 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 15224 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 15224 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 15224 can expect to fall in that range. 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 3,787 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,286 25%
 No Earnings 2,901 32%
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 3,787 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,286 25%
 No Earnings 2,901 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,936 54.8%
 Public transportation 1,053 19.6%
 Taxicab 2 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,210 22.6%
 Worked at Home 148 2.8%
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 270 8%
 High School Graduate 1,567 45%
 Associate's degree 208 6%
 Bachelor's degree 811 23%
 Master's degree 406 12%
 Professional school degree 104 3%
 Doctorate degree 100 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 697 62.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 255 22.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 165 14.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15224

ZIP Code 15224 is in the Pittsburgh School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15224.

Pittsburgh Woolslair K-5
501 40th St
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Pittsburgh Fort Pitt K-5
5101 Hillcrest St
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pittsburgh School District
Immaculate Conception School
321 Edmond St
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Waldorf School of Pittsburgh
201 S Winebiddle St
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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