Rockton, PA 15856 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 15856: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Rockton, PA 15856

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Clearfield County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.091, Longitude -78.634
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 9
  • PO Box Addresses: 44
  • Residential Addresses: 357
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 357

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

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Rockton, PA 15856 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 898
Daytime Population: Workers 71
Daytime Population: Residents 393
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 464
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.52
Population in Households 898
Population in Familes 765
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 25
Diversity Index3 2


Median Household Income $48,196
Average Household Income $59,684
Per Capita Income $24,791


Total Housing Units 514 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 320 (62.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 53 (10.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 141 (27.4%)
Median Home Value $124,026
Average Home Value $156,016


Total Households 373
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 271
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 0.06% 0.07%
Households 0.04% 0.0%
Families -0.05% -0.07%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   2.46%

Rockton, PA 15856 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 15856 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 # 1189 29th
Population Density # 1536 8th
Diversity Index # 1560 6th
Median Household Income # 1053 37th
Per Capita Income # 1083 35th

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