Pittsburgh, PA 15209 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 15209: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pittsburgh, PA 15209

Acceptable Alternative
Millvale, PA 15209

Not Acceptable, USPS
Pgh, PA 15209
Pitt, PA 15209

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 320
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,350
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 320
  • County: Allegheny County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.496, Longitude -79.979
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Pittsburgh, PA 15209 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 12,533
Daytime Population: Workers 2,685
Daytime Population: Residents 6,036
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,721
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 12,440
Population in Familes 9,549
Population in Group Qrtrs 93
Population Density2 2,514
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $55,308
Average Household Income $69,517
Per Capita Income $30,847


Total Housing Units 6,106 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,839 (62.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,693 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 574 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $130,431
Average Home Value $144,107


Total Households 5,532
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 3,348
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 -0.15% -0.08%
Households -0.07% -0.01%
Families -0.2% -0.09%
Median Household Income   1.69%
Per Capita Income   2.34%

Pittsburgh, PA 15209 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 15209 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 # 344 79th
Population Density # 224 87th
Diversity Index # 748 55th
Median Household Income # 627 62nd
Per Capita Income # 465 72nd

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