Pittsburgh, PA 15228 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 15228: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pittsburgh, PA 15228

Acceptable Alternative
Mt Lebanon, PA 15228

Not Acceptable, USPS
Pgh, PA 15228
Pitt, PA 15228

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Allegheny County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.376, Longitude -80.04
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 436
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 7,733
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,901
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,832

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

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Pittsburgh, PA 15228 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 17,778
Daytime Population: Workers 5,011
Daytime Population: Residents 8,947
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 13,958
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 17,484
Population in Familes 14,202
Population in Group Qrtrs 294
Population Density2 5,965
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $85,195
Average Household Income $122,661
Per Capita Income $51,675


Total Housing Units 7,871 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,023 (63.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,414 (30.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 434 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $224,932
Average Home Value $274,487


Total Households 7,437
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 4,682
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 0.18% 0.16%
Households 0.25% 0.21%
Families 0.09% 0.11%
Median Household Income   2.73%
Per Capita Income   2.31%

Pittsburgh, PA 15228 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 15228 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 # 236 86th
Population Density # 94 94th
Diversity Index # 492 70th
Median Household Income # 117 93rd
Per Capita Income # 66 96th

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