Pittsburgh, PA 15208 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 15208: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pittsburgh, PA 15208

Acceptable Alternative
Homewood, PA 15208

Not Acceptable, USPS
Pgh, PA 15208
Pitt, PA 15208

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 271
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,140
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 813
  • County: Allegheny County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.456, Longitude -79.898
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Pittsburgh, PA 15208 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 10,388
Daytime Population: Workers 2,984
Daytime Population: Residents 6,031
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,015
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 10,332
Population in Familes 7,511
Population in Group Qrtrs 56
Population Density2 6,940
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $38,457
Average Household Income $69,864
Per Capita Income $31,302


Total Housing Units 5,884 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,207 (37.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,434 (41.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,243 (21.1%)
Median Home Value $139,148
Average Home Value $184,334


Total Households 4,641
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 2,510
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.04% 0.03%
Households 0.05% 0.09%
Families -0.09% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.73%
Per Capita Income   2.5%

Pittsburgh, PA 15208 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 15208 to the other 1,663 ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 411 75th
Population Density # 68 96th
Diversity Index # 108 94th
Median Household Income # 1486 11th
Per Capita Income # 440 74th

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