Pittsburgh, PA 15234 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 15234: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pittsburgh, PA 15234

Acceptable Alternative
Castle Shann, PA 15234
Castle Shannon, PA 15234

Not Acceptable, USPS
Baldwin, PA 15234
Baldwin Township, PA 15234
BRA# 52, PA 15234
Castl Shannon, PA 15234
Pgh, PA 15234
Pitt, PA 15234

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Allegheny County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.367, Longitude -80.019
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 747
  • PO Box Addresses: 193
  • Residential Addresses: 6,635
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,042
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,593

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Pittsburgh, PA 15234 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 13,574
Daytime Population: Workers 3,683
Daytime Population: Residents 6,328
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,011
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 13,512
Population in Familes 10,252
Population in Group Qrtrs 62
Population Density2 4,172
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $58,188
Average Household Income $76,004
Per Capita Income $34,504


Total Housing Units 6,590 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,186 (63.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,959 (29.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 445 ( 6.8%)
Median Home Value $121,306
Average Home Value $149,612


Total Households 6,145
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 3,612
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 -0.04% 0.01%
Households 0.03% 0.06%
Families -0.09% -0.02%
Median Household Income   2.05%
Per Capita Income   2.52%

Pittsburgh, PA 15234 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 15234 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 # 322 81st
Population Density # 135 92nd
Diversity Index # 633 62nd
Median Household Income # 509 69th
Per Capita Income # 298 82nd

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