Johnstown, PA 15909 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 15909: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Johnstown, PA 15909

Acceptable Alternative
Conemaugh, PA 15909

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 123
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,348
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3
  • County: Cambria County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.358, Longitude -78.877
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Johnstown, PA 15909 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 5,203
Population in Households 5,196
Population in Familes 4,269
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density1 238
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 2,223
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 1,524
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,527 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,792 (70.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 431 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 304 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $84,136
Average Home Value $110,714


Median Household Income $42,236
Average Household Income $56,334
Per Capita Income $24,097
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.52% -0.64%
Households -0.36% -0.54%
Families -0.47% -0.58%
Median Household Income   -0.79%
Per Capita Income   1.4%
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.

Johnstown, PA 15909 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 15909 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 # 627 62nd
Population Density1 # 856 49th
Diversity Index2 # 994 40th
Median Household Income # 1251 25th
Per Capita Income # 1015 39th

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