Houston, PA 15342 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 15342: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Houston, PA 15342

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 145
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,149
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 54
  • County: Washington County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.241, Longitude -80.217
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Houston, PA 15342 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,785
Daytime Population: Workers 2,633
Daytime Population: Residents 2,444
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,077
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.06
Population in Households 4,755
Population in Familes 3,771
Population in Group Qrtrs 30
Population Density2 1,600
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $57,975
Average Household Income $78,648
Per Capita Income $35,132


Total Housing Units 2,270 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,588 (70.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 541 (23.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 141 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $162,441
Average Home Value $183,029


Total Households 2,129
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 1,374
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 0.35% 0.33%
Households 0.39% 0.34%
Families 0.33% 0.3%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Houston, PA 15342 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 15342 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 # 659 60th
Population Density # 346 79th
Diversity Index # 679 59th
Median Household Income # 517 69th
Per Capita Income # 276 83rd

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