Wattsburg, PA 16442 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 16442: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wattsburg, PA 16442

Not Acceptable, USPS
Lowville, PA 16442
Phillipsville, PA 16442

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 41
  • Single Family Addresses: 952
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Erie County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.025, Longitude -79.825
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Wattsburg, PA 16442 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,119
Daytime Population: Workers 231
Daytime Population: Residents 1,591
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,822
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.58
Population in Households 3,119
Population in Familes 2,737
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 55
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $59,815
Average Household Income $72,846
Per Capita Income $26,298


Total Housing Units 1,219 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 958 (78.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 168 (13.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 93 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $141,554
Average Home Value $173,434


Total Households 1,126
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 887
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 0.0% -0.15%
Households 0.1% -0.07%
Families 0.03% -0.14%
Median Household Income   2.82%
Per Capita Income   3.21%

Wattsburg, PA 16442 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 16442 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 # 814 51st
Population Density # 1323 21st
Diversity Index # 1342 20th
Median Household Income # 452 73rd
Per Capita Income # 887 47th

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