Philadelphia, PA 19116 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Philadelphia, PA 19116

Acceptable Alternative
Phila, PA 19116

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 703
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,038
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,100
  • County: Philadelphia County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.122, Longitude -75.018
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Philadelphia, PA 19116 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 19116 to the other 1,556 ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 76 95th
Population Density1 # 83 95th
Diversity Index2 # 144 91st
Median Household Income # 662 58th
Per Capita Income # 610 61st

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Philadelphia, PA 19116 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 33,653
Population in Households 32,870
Population in Familes 26,991
Population in Group Qrtrs 783
Population Density1 6,426
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 13,356
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 8,819
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 14,123 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,800 (55.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,556 (39.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 767 ( 5.4%)
Median Home Value $334,955
Average Home Value $392,452


Median Household Income $51,193
Average Household Income $65,191
Per Capita Income $26,002
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.09% 0.27%
Households 0.23% 0.31%
Families 0.1% 0.23%
Median Household Income   3.03%
Per Capita Income   2.78%
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.

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