Mercer, PA 16137 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 16137: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mercer, PA 16137

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Mercer County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.246, Longitude -80.227
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 385
  • PO Box Addresses: 184
  • Residential Addresses: 4,789
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 340
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,449

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

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  1. 16137 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 16137 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Mercer, PA 16137 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 12,407
Population in Households 10,844
Population in Familes 8,950
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,563
Population Density2 119
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $51,946
Average Household Income $66,572
Per Capita Income $26,123


Total Housing Units 5,038 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,497 (69.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 923 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 618 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $152,036
Average Home Value $204,747


Total Households 4,420
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 3,037
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.34% -0.47%
Households -0.38% -0.57%
Families -0.52% -0.65%
Median Household Income   2.8%
Per Capita Income   3.02%

Mercer, PA 16137 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 16137 to the other 1,675 ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 350 79th
Population Density # 1064 37th
Diversity Index # 583 65th
Median Household Income # 867 48th
Per Capita Income # 985 41st

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