Pittsburgh, PA 15206 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 15206: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Acceptable Alternative
East Liberty, PA 15206

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,003
  • Single Family Addresses: 10,021
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,605
  • County: Allegheny County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.467, Longitude -79.916
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Pittsburgh, PA 15206 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 28,289
Population in Households 27,302
Population in Familes 17,487
Population in Group Qrtrs 987
Population Density1 6,179
Diversity Index2 61


Total Households 13,667
Average Household Size 2.0
Family Households 6,138
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,694 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,277 (33.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,390 (53.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,027 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $130,079
Average Home Value $177,265


Median Household Income $38,246
Average Household Income $64,026
Per Capita Income $31,567
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.13% 0.13%
Households 0.22% 0.21%
Families -0.04% 0.04%
Median Household Income   -1.44%
Per Capita Income   1.65%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Pittsburgh, PA 15206 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 15206 to the other 1,669 ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 118 93rd
Population Density1 # 89 95th
Diversity Index2 # 65 96th
Median Household Income # 1455 13th
Per Capita Income # 342 80th

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