Sharon Hill, PA 19079 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 19079: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sharon Hill, PA 19079

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Delaware County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.903, Longitude -75.27
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 270
  • PO Box Addresses: 183
  • Residential Addresses: 3,404
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 187
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,217

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

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Sharon Hill, PA 19079 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 9,185
Population in Households 9,180
Population in Familes 7,565
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density1 5,759
Diversity Index2 42


Median Household Income $49,740
Average Household Income $59,805
Per Capita Income $22,365


Total Housing Units 3,717 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,044 (55.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,389 (37.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 284 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $129,339
Average Home Value $148,129


Total Households 3,433
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 2,287
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.02% -0.04%
Households -0.11% -0.09%
Families -0.27% -0.2%
Median Household Income   1.44%
Per Capita Income   2.66%

Sharon Hill, PA 19079 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 19079 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 # 451 73rd
Population Density # 99 94th
Diversity Index # 193 88th
Median Household Income # 1031 39th
Per Capita Income # 1418 15th

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