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ZIP Code 19146

Primary City:Philadelphia, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Point Breeze
County: Philadelphia County
Timezone: Eastern (3:43pm)
Area code: 215 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.94, -75.18
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19146

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19146. 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 19146. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19146, 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 19146 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19146 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 19146 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 small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19146 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,113
Population Density 20,782 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,058
Median Home Value $193,000
Land Area 1.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,983
Median Household Income $42,068

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 33


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1591,1552,314
5-97747671,541
10-147597391,498
15-199579931,950
20-241,6651,9383,603
25-292,2072,4004,607
30-341,8781,7823,660
35-391,2051,1622,367
40-441,0951,0042,099
45-491,1011,0282,129
50-541,0451,1682,213
55-599481,0522,000
60-646878161,503
65-694746521,126
70-74380469849
75-79229412641
80-84182311493
85 Plus132388520

Gender

 Male 16,877 48%
 Female 18,236 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,002 37.0%
 Black Or African American 18,868 53.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 115 0.3%
 Asian 1,471 4.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
 Other Race 664 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 980 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-241411,0701,211
25-341,4742,9024,376
35-441,3901,2612,651
45-541,5611,0962,657
55-641,5137912,304
65-749515091,460
75-84557349906
85 Plus265153418

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,162 20%
 Single Guardian 3,965 25%
 Singles 6,232 39%
 Singles With Roommate 2,624 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,379 77%
 Households with Kids 3,604 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1281237518
2216236452
3201238439
4174171345
5180151331
6151163314
7158156314
8138165303
9147132279
10160127287
11139162301
12159145304
13158162320
14143143286
15180176356
16184201385
17195197392
18193208401
19205211416
20248275523

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19146 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 19146 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19146 real estate data, the median home value of $193,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19146 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19146 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19146 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,817 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 54 0.2%
 Other Institutional 9 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 233 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,020 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,832 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,131 43%
 Households Vacant 3,075 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 986 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 58 2%
 For Sale Only 415 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 161 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,385 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 428 6%
 1 Bedroom 2,380 31%
 2 Bedroom 2,006 26%
 3+ Bedroom 2,928 38%
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 $42,068 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19146 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 19146 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 19146 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. However, that is not the case in 19146. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,970 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,036 24%
 No Earnings 9,838 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 12,970 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,036 24%
 No Earnings 9,838 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,049 40.5%
 Public transportation 4,180 24.0%
 Taxicab 118 0.7%
 Motorcycle 43 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5,290 30.4%
 Worked at Home 713 4.1%
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 1,645 14%
 High School Graduate 4,269 37%
 Associate's degree 427 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,571 22%
 Master's degree 1,267 11%
 Professional school degree 947 8%
 Doctorate degree 397 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,891 66.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,042 24.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 417 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19146

ZIP Code 19146 is in the World Communications Charter Schools. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19146.

World Communications Cs
51220 South Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: World Communications Charter Schools
Universal Institute Cs
800 South 15th St
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Universal Institute Charter Schools
Alcorn James School
3200 Dickinson St
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Childs George W School
1599 Wharton St
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Smith Walter G School
1900 Wharton St
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Stanton Edwin M School
1700 Christian St
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
Arthur Chester a School
2000 Catharine St
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Philadelphia City School District
The Philadelphia School
2501 Lombard St
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Gabriel School
2917 Dickinson St
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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