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ZIP Code 16142

Primary City:New Wilmington, PA (View All Cities)
County: Lawrence County
Timezone: Eastern (11:28am)
Area code: 724 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.14, -80.34
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16142

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16142. 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 16142. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16142, 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:
New Wilmington, PA
Acceptable:
New Wilmngtn

Stats and Demographics for the 16142 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16142 is located in west 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 16142 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16142 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,056
Population Density 168 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,282
Median Home Value $165,400
Land Area 41.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,120
Median Household Income $50,672

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 32


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5218212430
5-9244245489
10-14219254473
15-19430484914
20-24432491923
25-29137133270
30-34164163327
35-39145144289
40-44149159308
45-49149206355
50-54219204423
55-59208219427
60-64157166323
65-69120146266
70-7494119213
75-7989115204
80-8480122202
85 Plus69151220

Gender

 Male 3,323 47%
 Female 3,733 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,938 98.3%
 Black Or African American 46 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 21 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 40 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-242396119
25-3416895263
35-4423174305
45-5435363416
55-6433284416
65-7421754271
75-8418557242
85 Plus513788

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,329 63%
 Single Guardian 211 10%
 Singles 505 24%
 Singles With Roommate 75 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,441 68%
 Households with Kids 679 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1443882
2464288
3363975
4445296
5484391
65651107
75159110
8484896
9414485
10385694
114955104
12443781
134857105
14404989
15494695
16504898
17553792
1899135234
19177218395
20162215377

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16142 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 16142 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 16142 real estate data, the median home value of $165,400 is slightly higher than average 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 16142. Rentals in 16142 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 16142 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,802 82.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 200 2.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,037 14.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 941 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 619 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 560 25%
 Households Vacant 162 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 53 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 15 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 55 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 56 10%
 1 Bedroom 118 21%
 2 Bedroom 194 35%
 3+ Bedroom 188 34%
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 $50,672 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 16142 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. 16142 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. More commuters in 16142 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 1,794 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,232 37%
 No Earnings 1,962 33%
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 1,794 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,232 37%
 No Earnings 1,962 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,277 74.0%
 Public transportation 5 0.2%
 Taxicab 5 0.2%
 Motorcycle 3 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 542 17.6%
 Worked at Home 243 7.9%
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 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 361 19%
 High School Graduate 826 44%
 Associate's degree 67 4%
 Bachelor's degree 351 19%
 Master's degree 169 9%
 Professional school degree 35 2%
 Doctorate degree 82 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 959 67.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 223 15.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 241 16.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 16142

ZIP Code 16142 is in the Wilmington Area School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 16142.

Wilmington Area Ms
400 Wood St
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wilmington Area School District
New Wilmington Elementary School
450 Wood St
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wilmington Area School District
Wilmington Area High School
350 Wood St
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wilmington Area School District
Cotton School
2980 Cotton Rd
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Meadow Lark School
217 Meadow Lark Ln
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hillside School
123 Leesburg Station Rd
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Jr Wilson School
650 Poverty Point Rd
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Indian Run School
209 Cannery Rd
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Zuver School No 8
316 Number 8 Rd
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Deer Run Amish School
404 S Stone Base Rd
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Apple Grove School
1490 Heather Heights
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cherry Hill School
87 Reithmiller Rd
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Wood Lawn School
325 Reithmiller Rd
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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