Philadelphia, PA 19126 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 19126: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Philadelphia, PA 19126

Acceptable Alternative
Phila, PA 19126

Not Acceptable, USPS
Oak Lane, PA 19126

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 222
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,062
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,317
  • County: Philadelphia County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.056, Longitude -75.135
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Philadelphia, PA 19126 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 16,072
Daytime Population: Workers 1,829
Daytime Population: Residents 9,638
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,467
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 15,395
Population in Familes 12,220
Population in Group Qrtrs 677
Population Density2 13,749
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $41,746
Average Household Income $56,559
Per Capita Income $22,008


Total Housing Units 6,570 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,574 (54.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,423 (36.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 573 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $139,103
Average Home Value $175,609


Total Households 5,997
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 3,792
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 0.23% 0.24%
Households 0.14% 0.17%
Families 0.12% 0.17%
Median Household Income   1.55%
Per Capita Income   2.43%

Philadelphia, PA 19126 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 19126 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 # 262 84th
Population Density # 33 98th
Diversity Index # 239 86th
Median Household Income # 1362 18th
Per Capita Income # 1408 15th

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