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ZIP Code 19120

Post Office City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Olney
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (11:10pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.03, -75.12
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19120

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 19120. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 19120 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:
Philadelphia, PA
Acceptable:
Phila

Stats and Demographics for the 19120 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19120 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 19120 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19120 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 68,104
Population Density 20,009 people per sq mi
Housing Units 24,009
Median Home Value $97,100
Land Area 3.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22,358
Median Household Income $33,966

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 32


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,7702,7585,528
5-92,7832,6415,424
10-142,8472,8345,681
15-193,2623,3106,572
20-242,8452,9515,796
25-292,2912,5944,885
30-342,0232,5574,580
35-391,9682,5624,530
40-442,1602,7074,867
45-492,0612,7514,812
50-542,1302,6544,784
55-591,6412,1173,758
60-641,1721,4152,587
65-697048871,591
70-744465561,002
75-79311421732
80-84196329525
85 Plus148302450

Gender

 Male 31,758 47%
 Female 36,346 53%
Gender

Race

 White 10,843 15.9%
 Black Or African American 34,804 51.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 339 0.5%
 Asian 9,025 13.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 51 0.1%
 Other Race 10,584 15.5%
 Two Or More Races 2,458 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24265728993
25-341,7282,1413,869
35-443,2642,0685,332
45-543,8891,7245,613
55-642,8601,0513,911
65-741,1284531,581
75-84564213777
85 Plus24339282

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,178 32%
 Single Guardian 9,250 41%
 Singles 4,847 22%
 Singles With Roommate 1,083 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,765 53%
 Households with Kids 10,593 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15995461,145
25545601,114
35445761,120
45125341,046
55705111,081
65505091,059
75615561,117
85455311,076
95575341,091
105775791,156
115415381,079
125565761,132
135365541,090
146375871,224
156046271,231
166166711,287
177267101,436
186606481,308
196566541,310
206446221,266

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19120 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19120 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19120 real estate data, the median home value of $97,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19120 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19120 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19120 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Philadelphia, PA real estate.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 67,975 99.8%
 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 129 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 10,998 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,943 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,417 35%
 Households Vacant 1,651 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 675 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 56 3%
 For Sale Only 232 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 56 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 608 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 353 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,881 19%
 2 Bedroom 2,502 25%
 3+ Bedroom 5,312 53%
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 $33,966 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19120 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 19120 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 19120 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 19,006 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,261 24%
 No Earnings 23,484 42%
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 19,006 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,261 24%
 No Earnings 23,484 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,301 63.2%
 Public transportation 8,213 30.0%
 Taxicab 26 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,087 4.0%
 Worked at Home 736 2.7%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 11,912 28.0%
 High School Graduate 23,271 54.8%
 Associate's degree 2,557 6.0%
 Bachelor's degree 3,404 8.0%
 Master's degree 1,010 2.4%
 Professional school degree 326 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 18 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 15,546 78.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,432 12.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,888 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19120

ZIP Code 19120 is in the following school districts: Eugenio Maria De Hostos Charter Schools, Universal Creighton Charter School District, Philadelphia City School District, Olney Charter High School District, and Private. There are 19 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19120.

Eugenio Maria De Hostos Cs
6310 N 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eugenio Maria De Hostos Charter Schools
Universal Creighton Charter School
5401 Tabor Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Universal Creighton Charter School District
Feltonville School of Arts & Sciences
210 E. Courtland St.
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Marshall Thurgood
5120 N 6th St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Washington Grover Jr School
201 E Olney Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Barton Clara School
4600 Rosehill St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Finletter Thomas K School
6100 N Front St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Lowell James R School
450 W Nedro Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Morrison Andrew J School
5100 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Olney Elementary School
5301 N Water St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Feltonville Intermediate School
238 E Wyoming Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Franklin Benjamin School
5735 Rising Sun Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Olney Charter High School
100 W Duncannon Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Olney Charter High School District
St Helena Incarnation School
6101 N 5th St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
International Christian High School
413 E Tabor Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Chelten Christian Crusade Little People Day School
605 E Chelten Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hightower Buzy Kidz Childcare & Devt Place, Llc
5807 Rising Sun Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Olney Christian School
425 E Roosevelt Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Zion Christian Day School
5307 N Front St
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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