Sandy Lake, PA 16145 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 16145: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sandy Lake, PA 16145

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Mercer County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.35, Longitude -80.084
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 75
  • PO Box Addresses: 156
  • Residential Addresses: 1,018
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,018

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

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Sandy Lake, PA 16145 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,418
Daytime Population: Workers 692
Daytime Population: Residents 1,343
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,035
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 2,418
Population in Familes 2,025
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 54
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $50,810
Average Household Income $59,268
Per Capita Income $24,658


Total Housing Units 1,165 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 825 (70.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 181 (15.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 159 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $133,844
Average Home Value $168,879


Total Households 1,006
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 721
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 -0.65% -0.43%
Households -0.61% -0.38%
Families -0.72% -0.45%
Median Household Income   2.45%
Per Capita Income   3.2%

Sandy Lake, PA 16145 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 16145 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 # 907 46th
Population Density # 1337 20th
Diversity Index # 1344 20th
Median Household Income # 899 46th
Per Capita Income # 1106 34th

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