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Zip Code 15147 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 15147 is 17,782 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.18 | Zip Code 15147 land area is 10.1172 sq. miles | Population density is 1,757.60 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 15147

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 46.3
Median Age - Male 45
Median Age - Female 48.1

Median age of zip code 15147 is 7.4% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 24.5% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 15147 is 9% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 25.7% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 15147 median age is 8.6% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 24.9% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 15147

White population 13605
Black or African American population 3696
Asian population 185
American Indian and Alaska Native population 14
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 37

Region of birth

Zip code 15147 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.4% Czech 0.7%
Danish 0% Dutch 0.8%
English 8.2% French No Basque 2%
French Canadian 0% German 25.1%
Greek 1.3% Hungarian 1%
Irish 21.2% Italian 22.3%
Lithuanian 0.5% Norwegian 0%
Polish 6.1% Portuguese 0%
Russian 1.2% Scotch-Irish 2.9%
Scottish 1.7% Slovak 2.6%
Subsaharan African 0.2% Swedish 0.7%
Swiss 0.2% Ukrainian 0.5%
USA 3.6% Welsh 1%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0% Other Ancestries 21.1%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 15147

Family Type Distribution
Total families 4600
Married couples 68.52%
Other couples 31.48%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 15147

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 22.04% 32.93%
$30,000 and $50,000 18.76% 23.29%
$50,000 and $100,000 40.17% 31.66%
$100,000 and $200,000 16.41% 10.08%
$200,000 or more 2.61% 2.04%

Households by size in zip code 15147

Household language in zip code 15147

English language 95.18%
Spanish language 0.81%
Other European language 2.7%
Asian language 0.82%
Other language 0.49%

Population by housing unit in zip code 15147

Total Occupied housing units 8045
Detached housing units 75.2%
Attached housing units 6.65%
2 units 3.13%
3 - 4 units 2.52%
5 - 9 units 1.99%
10 - 19 units 2.06%
20 - 49 units 1.54%
50 or more units 6.65%
Mobile homes 0.25%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 15147

Use car, track or Van 89.94%
Use public transportation 5.22%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0.05%
Walk to work 3.48%
Work at home 1.31%

School attendance in zip code 15147

Attent Preschool programs 2.54%
Attend Public School 13.86%
Attend college undergraduate program 3.79%
Attent graduate studies 1.31%
Not enrolled in school 78.51%

Highest school attainment in zip code 15147

Less then 9th grade 2.69%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 7.78%
High school diploma 37.87%
Some college, no degree 20.49%
Associate degree 11.76%
Bachelor's degree 18.54%
Graduate or professional degree 0.88%

Real Estate in zip code 15147

Housing occupied 92.81%
Housing vacant 7.19%
Housing occupied by owner 70.59%
Housing occupied by tenant 29.41%
Total Rented Units 2366
Median Contract Gross Rent $540
Median Gross Rent $693
Median Home Value $89,000

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 15147 median gross rent is 28.33% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 15147

Studio $550
1 Bedroom $600
2 Bedrooms $720
3 Bedrooms $890
4 Bedrooms $970
AVERAGE RENT $746

Average rent in zip code 15147 ($746.00) is 2.3% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 20.2% lower compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 15147 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 2.6% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 2.2% higher, two bedroom rent is 2.4% higher, three bedroom rent is 1.7% higher, four bedroom rent is 2.8% higher.

Housing units in zip code 15147

Total housing units 8668
Detached housing units 73.28%
Attached housing units 7.78%
2 units 3.26%
3 - 4 units 3.22%
5 - 9 units 1.85%
10 - 19 units 2.09%
20 - 49 units 1.43%
50 or more units 6.86%
Mobile homes 0.23%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 15147

Total Real Estate Taxes $12,395,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $8,150,300
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $4,245,500

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