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ZIP Code 19029

Primary City:Essington, PA (View All Cities)
County: Delaware County
Timezone: Eastern (5:02am)
Area code: 484 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.87, -75.26
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19029

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19029. 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 19029. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19029, 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:
Essington, PA
Acceptable:
Lester
Unacceptable:
Tinicum, Tinicum Township

Stats and Demographics for the 19029 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19029 is located in southeast 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 19029 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19029 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,971
Population Density 1,718 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,788
Median Home Value $169,000
Land Area 2.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,637
Median Household Income $50,756

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 511594209
5-99788185
10-14133119252
15-19145105250
20-24154136290
25-29114104218
30-34130119249
35-39110118228
40-44147143290
45-49166191357
50-54202166368
55-59127122249
60-64117108225
65-698296178
70-746272134
75-794562107
80-84405999
85 Plus245983

Gender

 Male 2,010 51%
 Female 1,961 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,725 93.8%
 Black Or African American 69 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.2%
 Asian 83 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 17 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 69 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24163248
25-349096186
35-44166104270
45-54293122415
55-6422285307
65-7415350203
75-8412327150
85 Plus49958

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 617 38%
 Single Guardian 382 23%
 Singles 519 32%
 Singles With Roommate 119 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,175 72%
 Households with Kids 462 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1231033
2232144
3242448
4261743
5211839
6191534
7161834
8141428
9272350
10292453
11272350
12303262
13232144
14241943
15311849
16262046
17363066
18302252
19221537
20392665

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19029 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19029 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19029 real estate data, the median home value of $169,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 19029. Rentals in 19029 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19029 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,966 99.9%
 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 5 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 720 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 392 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 525 29%
 Households Vacant 151 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 40 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 19 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 4%
 1 Bedroom 94 22%
 2 Bedroom 210 50%
 3+ Bedroom 99 24%
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 $50,756 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19029 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 19029 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. Most commuters in 19029 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,434 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 667 22%
 No Earnings 989 32%
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 1,434 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 667 22%
 No Earnings 989 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,644 85%
 Public transportation 75 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 174 9%
 Worked at Home 32 2%
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 139 10%
 High School Graduate 1,057 75%
 Associate's degree 71 5%
 Bachelor's degree 87 6%
 Master's degree 47 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 570 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 91 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 96 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19029

ZIP Code 19029 is in the Interboro School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19029.

Tinicum School
First and Seneca Streets
Essington, PA 19029
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Interboro School District

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