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ZIP Code 19123

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Kensington
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (4:31pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.97, -75.12
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19123

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19123. 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 19123. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19123, 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:
Philadelphia, PA
Acceptable:
Phila

Stats and Demographics for the 19123 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19123 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 19123 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is small. 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 19123 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,416
Population Density 10,615 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,012
Median Home Value $291,500
Land Area 1.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,132
Median Household Income $48,798

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5350374724
5-9291259550
10-14253225478
15-19288303591
20-247427311,473
25-291,1731,0112,184
30-348106811,491
35-39560420980
40-44429356785
45-49391339730
50-54425333758
55-59342328670
60-64265289554
65-69181246427
70-74154206360
75-79124164288
80-8464113177
85 Plus58138196

Gender

 Male 6,900 51%
 Female 6,516 49%
Gender

Race

 White 6,015 44.8%
 Black Or African American 5,783 43.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.3%
 Asian 682 5.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 513 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 377 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2434481515
25-344511,5582,009
35-444665591,025
45-54360410770
55-64367401768
65-74193395588
75-8487244331
85 Plus3492126

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,153 19%
 Single Guardian 1,222 20%
 Singles 2,650 43%
 Singles With Roommate 1,107 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,974 81%
 Households with Kids 1,158 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18182163
27664140
36572137
46660126
55748105
66749116
77652128
8384583
95365118
10524496
115652108
12414586
13484088
145644100
155850108
166155116
174862110
185955114
196281143
206683149

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19123 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 19123 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 19123 real estate data, the median home value of $291,500 is high 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 19123. Rentals in 19123 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19123 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,342 92.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 41 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 175 1.3%
 Other Institutional 19 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 839 6.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,558 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 434 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,140 59%
 Households Vacant 880 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 320 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 272 31%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 211 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 408 10%
 1 Bedroom 1,669 42%
 2 Bedroom 1,008 25%
 3+ Bedroom 915 23%
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 $48,798 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19123 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. ZIP code 19123 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 19123 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 19123 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 5,178 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,812 25%
 No Earnings 3,450 30%
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 5,178 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,812 25%
 No Earnings 3,450 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,562 53.2%
 Public transportation 1,621 24.2%
 Taxicab 64 1.0%
 Motorcycle 27 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,127 16.8%
 Worked at Home 295 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 773 16%
 High School Graduate 1,907 39%
 Associate's degree 105 2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,299 27%
 Master's degree 446 9%
 Professional school degree 268 6%
 Doctorate degree 51 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,256 73.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 324 19.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 121 7.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19123

ZIP Code 19123 is in the Math Civics and Sciences Charter Schools. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19123.

Math Civics and Sciences Cs
447 North Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Math Civics and Sciences Charter Schools
Walter D Palmer Leadership Learning Part
910 North 6th St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Walter D Palmer Leadership Learning Partners Charter Schools
Laboratory Cs
800 North Orianna St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Laboratory Charter Schools
Young Scholars Cs
900 North Marshall St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Young Scholars Charter Schools
Folk Arts-Cultural Treasures Cs
1023 Callowhill St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Folk Arts-Cultural Treasures Charter Schools
Kearny Gen Philip School
601 Fairmount Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Spring Garden School
685 North 12th St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Parkway-Center City
540 North 13th St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Bodine William W High School
1101 North 4th St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Philadelphia City School District
St Peter the Apostle School
1009 N 5th St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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