Pittsburgh, PA 15217 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 15217: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pittsburgh, PA 15217

Acceptable Alternative
Squirrel Hill, PA 15217

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Allegheny County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.429, Longitude -79.923
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 796
  • PO Box Addresses: 202
  • Residential Addresses: 12,645
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,183
    • Single Family Addresses: 9,462

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.



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Pittsburgh, PA 15217 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 26,556
Daytime Population: Workers 7,090
Daytime Population: Residents 12,589
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,679
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 25,519
Population in Familes 16,016
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,037
Population Density2 6,556
Diversity Index3 42
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $65,684
Average Household Income $108,478
Per Capita Income $50,438

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 12,889 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,794 (45.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,344 (49.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 751 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $276,989
Average Home Value $343,213
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 12,138
Average Household Size 2.1
Family Households 5,725
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.21% 0.15%
Households 0.23% 0.19%
Families 0.02% 0.07%
Median Household Income   3.84%
Per Capita Income   3.18%

Pittsburgh, PA 15217 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 15217 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 # 137 92nd
Population Density # 82 95th
Diversity Index # 190 89th
Median Household Income # 308 82nd
Per Capita Income # 70 96th

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