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ZIP Code 15521

Primary City:Alum Bank, PA (View All Cities)
County: Bedford County
Timezone: Eastern (6:53am)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.20, -78.64
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15521

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15521. 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 15521. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15521, 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:
Alum Bank, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15521 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15521 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 15521 are primarily white. 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 a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15521 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,872
Population Density 53 people per sq mi
Housing Units 793
Median Home Value $98,200
Land Area 35.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 699
Median Household Income $47,222

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55662118
5-97656132
10-147760137
15-197259131
20-24533487
25-29394685
30-34434891
35-395769126
40-448166147
45-497065135
50-547469143
55-596358121
60-645150101
65-69454994
70-74384785
75-79243458
80-84242953
85 Plus131528

Gender

 Male 956 51%
 Female 916 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,831 97.8%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-248614
25-34442973
35-4410921130
45-5413617153
55-6410815123
65-7410110111
75-84551873
85 Plus18422

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 456 65%
 Single Guardian 85 12%
 Singles 136 19%
 Singles With Roommate 22 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 453 65%
 Households with Kids 246 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18816
281321
3101727
4131124
5151328
6211031
710515
8141327
9161531
10131427
11161026
12151126
13171229
14161329
15171229
16241135
17151631
1881523
198513
2012315

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15521 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15521 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15521 real estate data, the median home value of $98,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15521 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15521 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15521 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,872 100%
 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 302 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 277 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 120 15%
 Households Vacant 94 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 12 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 41%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 33 39%
 3+ Bedroom 52 61%
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 $47,222 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 15521 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 15521 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 572 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 425 27%
 No Earnings 554 36%
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 572 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 425 27%
 No Earnings 554 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 772 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 3%
 Worked at Home 37 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 70 10.5%
 High School Graduate 495 74.0%
 Associate's degree 40 6.0%
 Bachelor's degree 53 7.9%
 Master's degree 9 1.3%
 Professional school degree 2 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 366 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 138 26%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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