Pittsburgh, PA 15224 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 15224: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Acceptable Alternative
Bloomfield, PA 15224

Not Acceptable, USPS
Pgh, PA 15224
Pitt, PA 15224

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 541
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,294
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,079
  • County: Allegheny County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.466, Longitude -79.947
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Pittsburgh, PA 15224 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 10,318
Population in Households 10,243
Population in Familes 5,774
Population in Group Qrtrs 75
Population Density1 10,164
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 5,187
Average Household Size 1.97
Family Households 2,027
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,072 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,841 (30.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,346 (55.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 885 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $83,959
Average Home Value $111,393


Median Household Income $36,455
Average Household Income $47,543
Per Capita Income $24,061
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.67% 0.49%
Households 0.79% 0.57%
Families 0.61% 0.45%
Median Household Income   -1.6%
Per Capita Income   1.04%
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 15224 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 15224 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 # 411 75th
Population Density1 # 43 97th
Diversity Index2 # 98 94th
Median Household Income # 1509 10th
Per Capita Income # 1022 39th

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