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Zip Code 16503 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 16503 is 15,309 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.07 | Zip Code 16503 land area is 2.4466 sq. miles | Population density is 6,257.25 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 16503

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 30
Median Age - Male 29.6
Median Age - Female 30.1

Median age of zip code 16503 is 23.3% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 19.4% lower compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 16503 is 20% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 17.3% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 16503 median age is 26.2% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 21.8% lower compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 16503

White population 7750
Black or African American population 5659
Asian population 457
American Indian and Alaska Native population 52
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 8
Other population 612

Region of birth

Zip code 16503 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.2% Czech 0.3%
Danish 0.2% Dutch 0.6%
English 2.2% French No Basque 0.8%
French Canadian 0.1% German 11.5%
Greek 0.5% Hungarian 0.3%
Irish 7.4% Italian 5.3%
Lithuanian 0% Norwegian 0%
Polish 12.8% Portuguese 0.1%
Russian 0.6% Scotch-Irish 0.7%
Scottish 0.5% Slovak 0.8%
Subsaharan African 1.3% Swedish 0.9%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 0.8%
USA 5.5% Welsh 0.4%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.1% Other Ancestries 40.9%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 16503

Family Type Distribution
Total families 3289
Married couples 38.77%
Other couples 61.23%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 16503

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 53.48% 62.93%
$30,000 and $50,000 21.47% 17.66%
$50,000 and $100,000 20.98% 16.1%
$100,000 and $200,000 3.53% 2.98%
$200,000 or more 0.55% 0.33%

Households by size in zip code 16503

Household language in zip code 16503

English language 83.54%
Spanish language 7.7%
Other European language 5.61%
Asian language 1.68%
Other language 1.46%

Population by housing unit in zip code 16503

Total Occupied housing units 5503
Detached housing units 42.74%
Attached housing units 8.3%
2 units 33.69%
3 - 4 units 8.41%
5 - 9 units 2.56%
10 - 19 units 0.65%
20 - 49 units 1.22%
50 or more units 1.74%
Mobile homes 0.67%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 16503

Use car, track or Van 83.68%
Use public transportation 8.22%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0.15%
Walk to work 5.94%
Work at home 2.02%

School attendance in zip code 16503

Attent Preschool programs 4.16%
Attend Public School 19.33%
Attend college undergraduate program 3.78%
Attent graduate studies 0.59%
Not enrolled in school 72.14%

Highest school attainment in zip code 16503

Less then 9th grade 11.46%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 19.69%
High school diploma 39.49%
Some college, no degree 14.01%
Associate degree 7.11%
Bachelor's degree 7.84%
Graduate or professional degree 0.4%

Real Estate in zip code 16503

Housing occupied 78.5%
Housing vacant 21.5%
Housing occupied by owner 40.69%
Housing occupied by tenant 59.31%
Total Rented Units 3264
Median Contract Gross Rent $454
Median Gross Rent $634
Median Home Value $47,600

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 16503 median gross rent is 39.65% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 16503

Studio $460
1 Bedroom $520
2 Bedrooms $670
3 Bedrooms $800
4 Bedrooms $910
AVERAGE RENT $672

Average rent in zip code 16503 ($672.00) is 2.3% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 28.2% lower compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 16503 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 2.1% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 2.1% lower, two bedroom rent is 2.3% lower, three bedroom rent is 2.4% lower, four bedroom rent is 2.5% lower.

Housing units in zip code 16503

Total housing units 7010
Detached housing units 40.77%
Attached housing units 6.52%
2 units 36.01%
3 - 4 units 10.84%
5 - 9 units 2.01%
10 - 19 units 0.87%
20 - 49 units 0.96%
50 or more units 1.37%
Mobile homes 0.66%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 16503

Total Real Estate Taxes $3,024,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $2,077,600
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $946,800

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Zip Codes Near 16503

Zip Code City County Distance
16507 Erie Erie 1.28 ml
16504 Erie Erie 1.3 ml
16502 Erie Erie 2.32 ml
16508 Erie Erie 2.6 ml
16501 Erie Erie 3.02 ml
16511 Erie Erie 4.52 ml
16505 Erie Erie 4.83 ml
16510 Erie Erie 5.62 ml
16509 Erie Erie 5.63 ml
16506 Erie Erie 6.84 ml