Rockton, PA 15856 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 15856: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Rockton, PA 15856

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 10
  • Single Family Addresses: 363
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Clearfield County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.091, Longitude -78.634
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Rockton, PA 15856 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 943
Population in Households 943
Population in Familes 804
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 24
Diversity Index2 2


Total Households 396
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 288
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 552 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 338 (61.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 58 (10.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 156 (28.3%)
Median Home Value $116,667
Average Home Value $142,086


Median Household Income $47,460
Average Household Income $59,196
Per Capita Income $24,858
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.31% 0.19%
Households 0.37% 0.25%
Families 0.28% 0.21%
Median Household Income   3.32%
Per Capita Income   2.62%
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.

Rockton, PA 15856 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 15856 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 # 1182 29th
Population Density1 # 1538 8th
Diversity Index2 # 1561 7th
Median Household Income # 980 41st
Per Capita Income # 917 45th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.