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ZIP Code 16157

Primary City:Wampum, PA (View All Cities)
County: Lawrence County
Timezone: Eastern (8:45am)
Area code: 724 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.89, -80.33
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 16157

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 16157. 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 16157. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 16157, 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:
Wampum, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 16157 ZIP Code

ZIP code 16157 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 16157 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 16157 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,477
Population Density 139 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,532
Median Home Value $91,400
Land Area 25.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,442
Median Household Income $43,955

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58773160
5-98085165
10-148693179
15-19117112229
20-249580175
25-296990159
30-349990189
35-399396189
40-44136120256
45-49160137297
50-54146163309
55-59135131266
60-64135127262
65-699094184
70-748077157
75-796477141
80-84445397
85 Plus154863

Gender

 Male 1,731 50%
 Female 1,746 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,400 97.8%
 Black Or African American 30 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 30 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2472128
25-349931130
35-4417251223
45-5428241323
55-6425646302
65-7419226218
75-8413337170
85 Plus361248

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 796 55%
 Single Guardian 206 14%
 Singles 370 26%
 Singles With Roommate 70 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,058 73%
 Households with Kids 384 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
123932
2131528
3181735
4131932
5141933
6172138
7181432
8141125
9172037
10201838
11102232
12261238
13131629
14172542
15312354
16182644
17222749
18292352
19171330
20151328

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 16157 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 16157 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 16157 real estate data, the median home value of $91,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 16157 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 16157 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 16157 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,477 100%
 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 674 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 503 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 265 17%
 Households Vacant 90 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 20 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 3%
 1 Bedroom 71 28%
 2 Bedroom 59 23%
 3+ Bedroom 116 46%
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 $43,955 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 16157 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 16157 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 16157 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 948 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 570 21%
 No Earnings 1,254 45%
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 948 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 570 21%
 No Earnings 1,254 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,268 94.1%
 Public transportation 6 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 51 3.8%
 Worked at Home 22 1.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 94 7.9%
 High School Graduate 833 70.4%
 Associate's degree 117 9.9%
 Bachelor's degree 117 9.9%
 Master's degree 20 1.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 515 88.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 9.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 2.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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