Pittsburgh, PA 15236 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 15236: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pittsburgh, PA 15236

Acceptable Alternative
Pleasant Hills, PA 15236
Pleasant Hls, PA 15236
West Mifflin, PA 15236

Not Acceptable, USPS
Pgh, PA 15236
Pitt, PA 15236

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Allegheny County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.347, Longitude -79.977
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,032
  • PO Box Addresses: 148
  • Residential Addresses: 13,763
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,441
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,322

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

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Pittsburgh, PA 15236 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 30,449
Daytime Population: Workers 14,795
Daytime Population: Residents 15,640
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 30,435
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 30,251
Population in Familes 24,297
Population in Group Qrtrs 198
Population Density2 2,791
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $61,741
Average Household Income $76,791
Per Capita Income $34,013


Total Housing Units 14,473 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,153 (70.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,277 (22.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,043 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $137,780
Average Home Value $156,624


Total Households 13,430
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 8,603
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 0.05% 0.08%
Households 0.14% 0.15%
Families 0.0% 0.07%
Median Household Income   2.54%
Per Capita Income   2.57%

Pittsburgh, PA 15236 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 15236 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 # 102 94th
Population Density # 201 88th
Diversity Index # 600 64th
Median Household Income # 403 76th
Per Capita Income # 319 81st

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