Philadelphia, PA 19137 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Philadelphia, PA

Camera Icon Photos of the local Philadelphia, PA area

ZIP Code 19137: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Philadelphia, PA 19137

Acceptable Alternative
Phila, PA 19137

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 422
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,377
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 38
  • County: Philadelphia County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.997, Longitude -75.099
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


19137 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Philadelphia, PA 19137 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 8,989
Daytime Population: Workers 5,766
Daytime Population: Residents 5,292
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,058
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.23
Population in Households 8,955
Population in Familes 7,179
Population in Group Qrtrs 34
Population Density2 4,028
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $41,140
Average Household Income $55,383
Per Capita Income $20,933


Total Housing Units 3,575 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,542 (71.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 842 (23.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 191 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $143,088
Average Home Value $151,878


Total Households 3,384
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 2,233
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 0.57% 0.47%
Households 0.44% 0.37%
Families 0.4% 0.37%
Median Household Income   1.97%
Per Capita Income   2.74%

Philadelphia, PA 19137 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 19137 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 # 454 73rd
Population Density # 139 92nd
Diversity Index # 303 82nd
Median Household Income # 1399 16th
Per Capita Income # 1474 11th

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

Pennsylvania Research Tools

Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Pennsylvania Census Data
Highest or Lowest: