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ZIP Code 15901

Primary City:Johnstown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Cambria County
Timezone: Eastern (3:20pm)
Area code: 814 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.33, -78.91
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 15901

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 15901. 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 15901. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 15901, 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:
Johnstown, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 15901 ZIP Code

ZIP code 15901 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 15901 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged 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 15901 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,190
Population Density 2,828 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,851
Median Home Value $31,400
Land Area 1.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,240
Median Household Income $16,434

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 52


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 591105196
5-983105188
10-149992191
15-1911093203
20-2411099209
25-29105119224
30-3412295217
35-39109100209
40-4412193214
45-49152112264
50-54193188381
55-59179163342
60-64146146292
65-6994142236
70-7486127213
75-7964111175
80-8471155226
85 Plus66144210

Gender

 Male 2,001 48%
 Female 2,189 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,074 73.4%
 Black Or African American 908 21.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.4%
 Asian 10 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 20 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 160 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2486977
25-3450166216
35-4495128223
45-54162235397
55-64182278460
65-74124210334
75-84117224341
85 Plus50142192

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 405 18%
 Single Guardian 391 17%
 Singles 1,335 60%
 Singles With Roommate 109 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,874 84%
 Households with Kids 366 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1212142
2212445
3161632
4181937
5202545
6182038
7132336
8202646
9121123
10241842
11182644
12201434
13231841
14141630
15271441
16241741
17242549
18181735
19172037
20231740

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 15901 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 15901 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 15901 real estate data, the median home value of $31,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 15901 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 15901 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 15901 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,999 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 50 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 141 3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 279 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 509 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,452 51%
 Households Vacant 611 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 165 27.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Sale Only 72 11.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 1.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 352 57.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 42 3%
 1 Bedroom 795 52%
 2 Bedroom 508 33%
 3+ Bedroom 186 12%
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 $16,434 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 15901 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. ZIP code 15901 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 15901 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 15901 has very few people that work at home. 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 15901 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 597 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 734 21%
 No Earnings 2,145 62%
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 597 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 734 21%
 No Earnings 2,145 62%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 696 66%
 Public transportation 131 12%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 211 20%
 Worked at Home 14 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 304 19.6%
 High School Graduate 949 61.2%
 Associate's degree 179 11.5%
 Bachelor's degree 101 6.5%
 Master's degree 6 0.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 268 59%
 Enrolled in Private School 59 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 127 28%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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