Fishertown, PA 15539 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 15539: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fishertown, PA 15539

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 23
  • Single Family Addresses: 169
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Bedford County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.125, Longitude -78.588
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Fishertown, PA 15539 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 428
Population in Households 428
Population in Familes 364
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 381
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 164
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 121
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 179 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 134 (74.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $91,429
Average Home Value $100,560


Median Household Income $46,510
Average Household Income $55,501
Per Capita Income $21,267
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.22% 0.14%
Households 0.47% 0.24%
Families 0.32% 0.16%
Median Household Income   2.11%
Per Capita Income   2.35%
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.


Fishertown, PA 15539 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 15539 to the other 1,635 ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 1340 18th
Population Density1 # 694 58th
Diversity Index2 # 1109 32nd
Median Household Income # 997 39th
Per Capita Income # 1284 22nd

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