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ZIP Code 15736

Post Office City:Elderton, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Armstrong County
Timezone: Eastern (5:56pm)
Area code: 724 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.7, -79.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15736

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 15736. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 15736 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Elderton, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15736 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15736 is located in western 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 15736 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 15736 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Elderton, PA households.

Population 613
Population Density 186 people per sq mi
Housing Units 287
Median Home Value $109,400
Land Area 3.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 258
Median Household Income $45,292

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46

Under 5201636
85 Plus358


 Male 290 47%
 Female 323 53%


 White 595 97.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 14 2.3%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus426

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 156 60%
 Single Guardian 23 9%
 Singles 69 27%
 Singles With Roommate 10 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 195 76%
 Households with Kids 63 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15736 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 15736 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 15736 real estate data, the median home value of $109,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 15736. Rentals in 15736 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15736 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 610 99.5%
 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 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 92 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 106 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 60 21%
 Households Vacant 29 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 10%
 For Migrant Workers 1 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 42 53%
 3+ Bedroom 38 48%
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 $45,292 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15736 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 15736 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 15736 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 203 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 139 25%
 No Earnings 222 39%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 203 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 139 25%
 No Earnings 222 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 249 88.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.7%
 Worked at Home 32 11.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 15736 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 21 4.0%
 High School Graduate 367 70.3%
 Associate's degree 38 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 33 6.3%
 Master's degree 53 10.2%
 Professional school degree 4 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 6 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 51 51.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 13.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 36.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 15736

ZIP Code 15736 is in the Armstrong School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 15736.

Elderton Elementary School
239 S. Lytle Street
Elderton, PA 15736
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Armstrong School District

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