15147 Zip Code Detailed Profile




Cities: Plum, PA (18.44%), Verona, PA (5.70%)
County: Allegheny County, PA
Estimated zip code population in 2013: 17,314
Zip code population in 2010: 17,395
Zip code population in 2000: 18,442

Houses and condos: 8,479
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,486
% of renters here:

31%
State:

31%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 15147: 94.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 10.1 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.3 sq. mi.
Population density: 1,711 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 15147
Zip code 15147 (Plum, Pennsylvania) real estate house value trends

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

2.4% ($2,172)
Pennsylvania:

1.5% ($2,521)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,231 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,054 (2.4%)

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Males: 8,171  (47.2%)
Females: 9,143  (52.8%)

For population 25 years and over in 15147:

For population 15 years and over in 15147:

Zip code 15147 compared to state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Races in zip code 15147

  • Zip code 15147 races chart
    • 13,124White population
    • 3,657Black population
    • 21American Indian population
    • 58Asian population
    • 0Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 46Some other race population
    • 269Two or more races population
    • 220Hispanic or Latino population

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Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $88,800
15147:

$88,800
Pennsylvania:

$164,200



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in 15147 zip code as of February 14, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 15147 to the number of sex offenders is 1,676 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this zip code is smaller than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

47.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.6 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.1 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 15147, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $46,327 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$46,327
State:

$61,346

Salary/wage: $39,869 (reported on 78.2% of returns)
Here:

$39,869
State:

$51,902
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 66.6% for AGIs below $25k, 75.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 72.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 73.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 68.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 26.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,116 (reported on 32.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,116
Pennsylvania:

$1,588
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $7,681 (reported on 20.8% of returns)
Here:

$7,681
State:

$5,827
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 14.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$10,958 (reported on 14.2% of returns)
Here:

+$10,958
State:

+$14,495
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 26.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,177 (reported on 9.6% of returns)
Here:

+$9,177
State:

+$16,268
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $15,334 (reported on 14.4% of returns)
15147:

$15,334
Pennsylvania:

$14,550
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.9% for AGIs below $25k, 3.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 10.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Total itemized deductions: $17,642 (20% of AGI, reported on 25.0% of returns)
Here:

$17,642
State:

$23,538

Here:

20.4% of AGI
State:

18.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.8% for AGIs below $25k, 7.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 12.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $3,568 (reported on 20.2% of returns)
Here:

$3,568
State:

$4,025
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $6,263 (reported on 24.9% of returns)
15147:

$6,263
State:

$9,982
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,033 (reported on 14.9% of returns)
Here:

$2,033
State:

$2,106
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 43.0%
Here:

43%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 38.8% for AGIs below $25k, 41.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 47.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 46.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 52.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 88.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 15147, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $36,653 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$36,653
State:

$48,049

Salary/wage: $33,607 (reported on 79.0% of returns)
Here:

$33,607
State:

$42,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 109.5% for AGIs below $10k, 66.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 76.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 78.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 78.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 53.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,664 (reported on 46.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,664
Pennsylvania:

$1,657
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.7% for AGIs below $10k, 3.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $3,845 (reported on 26.7% of returns)
Here:

$3,845
State:

$3,566
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.0% for AGIs below $10k, 2.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$5,009 (reported on 18.2% of returns)
Here:

+$5,009
State:

+$9,716
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -1.9% for AGIs below $10k, 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,771 (reported on 10.5% of returns)
Here:

+$8,771
State:

+$14,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.1% for AGIs below $10k, 3.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.3% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,710 (reported on 2.7% of returns)
15147:

$2,710
Pennsylvania:

$2,903
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $4,429 (reported on 0.2% of returns)
Here:

$4,429
Pennsylvania:

$14,674

Total itemized deductions: $14,671 (22% of AGI, reported on 27.4% of returns)
Here:

$14,671
State:

$18,804

Here:

22.4% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.1% for AGIs below $10k, 7.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 10.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,836 (4% of AGI, reported on 24.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,836
State:

$3,337

Here:

4.1% of AGI
State:

3.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $10k, 0.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,611 (reported on 75.4% of returns)
15147:

$4,611
State:

$8,008
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $10k, 4.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,641 (reported on 13.2% of returns)
Here:

$1,641
State:

$1,643

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 47.4%
Here:

47%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 41.6% for AGIs below $10k, 48.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 47.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 48.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 50.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 56.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$44,609
Pennsylvania:

$52,007
Plum, PA (15147) map Nearest zip codes: 15139, 15235, 15238, 15049, 15221, 15144.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

39.1%
Pennsylvania:

47.1%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

6.0%
Pennsylvania:

6.1%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 899
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 7,042


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 189 (61 now married, 128 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 3,236 (1,386 now married, 1,850 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 15147 with a mortgage: 3,430 (202 second mortgage, 543 home equity loan, 36 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,025

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,078
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S468

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

8.8%
Whole state:

13.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

5.3%
Whole state:

7.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.7
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.4
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 15147: Valley Heights Golf Course (A), Westmoreland Country Club (B), Banks Childrens Learning Center (C), Riverview Childrens Center (D), Shenandoah Elementary School Library (E), Verner Elementary School Library (F), Verona Borough Hall (G), William Penn Elementary School - Verona Library (H), Verona Volunteer Fire Company Station 285 (I), Penn Hills Volunteer Fire Department 2 Station 222 (J), Unity Junction (K), Penn Hills Volunteer Fire Department 4 Station 224 (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 15147 include: Verona United Methodist Church (A), Saint Gerard Majella Church (B), Rosedale United Methodist Church (C), Penn Hills Baptist Church (D), Apostles Lutheran Church (E), All Saints Episcopal Church (F), Kerr Presbyterian Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Saint Josephs Cemetery (1), Mount Carmel Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoir: Point Breeze Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Indian Creek (A), Sandy Creek (B), Quigley Creek (C), Bodies Run (D), Plum Creek (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Park in zip code 15147: Penn Hills Community Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Year house built

  • 142010 or later
  • 2532000 to 2009
  • 5651990 to 1999
  • 4661980 to 1989
  • 1,0471970 to 1979
  • 1,3911960 to 1969
  • 2,2271950 to 1959
  • 7341940 to 1949
  • 1,7821939 or earlier

Zip code 15147 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Plum, PA (15147)

  • 6no bedroom
  • 1231 bedroom
  • 9982 bedrooms
  • 3,4183 bedrooms
  • 7924 bedrooms
  • 1185+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Plum, PA (15147)

  • 240no bedroom
  • 6451 bedroom
  • 9442 bedrooms
  • 5793 bedrooms
  • 684 bedrooms
  • 105+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Plum, PA (15147) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 292no vehicle
  • 1,9361 vehicle
  • 2,1852 vehicles
  • 8933 vehicles
  • 1194 vehicles
  • 305+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Plum, PA (15147) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 583no vehicle
  • 1,3041 vehicle
  • 4852 vehicles
  • 713 vehicles
  • 294 vehicles
  • 145+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $691.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $107,341.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $88,800
15147:

$88,800
Pennsylvania:

$164,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $67,300 - $117,300

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $169,434
Here:

$169,434
State:

$221,511

Townhouses or other attached units: $140,609
Here:

$140,609
State:

$157,348

In 2-unit structures: $118,355
Here:

$118,355
State:

$141,335

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $109,962
Here:

$109,962
State:

$186,490

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $160,502
Here:

$160,502
State:

$212,799

Mobile homes: $29,891
Here:

$29,891
State:

$45,445

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 7.0%

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 92.8%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 17,059

Size of family households: 2,255 2-persons, 1,174 3-persons, 607 4-persons, 236 5-persons, 112 6-persons, 44 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 3,056 1-person, 457 2-persons

1,634 married couples with children.
1,085 single-parent households (304 men, 781 women).

95.7% of residents of 15147 zip code speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% very well, 30% well, 3% not well).
2.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (74% very well, 17% well, 7% not well, 3% not at all).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (44% very well, 56% well).

Foreign born population: 513 (3.0%)
(43.5% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

3.0%
Whole state:

6.2%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 28%Italy
  • 13%Kenya
  • 10%Germany
  • 10%Guyana
  • 8%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 7%England
  • 5%Mexico

Most common first ancestries reported in 15147 (%)

  • 23%Other groups
  • 16%Italian
  • 16%German
  • 8%Irish
  • 5%English
  • 5%American
  • 4%Polish

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 1872000 to 2009
  • 641990 to 1999
  • 336Before 1990

Zip code 15147 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:


Zip code 15147 marital status for males
Zip code 15147 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.1%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 88%Utility gas
  • 10%Electricity
  • 1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1%No fuel used

Population in 1990: 20,843. Population change in the 1990s: -2,401 (-11.5%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


73% of the 15147 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 84% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Pennsylvania.

90% of the 15147 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 80% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 11% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 6% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 3% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 346
Here:

23.2%
Pennsylvania:

13.8%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 86
Here:

12.1%
Pennsylvania:

13.1%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 231
Here:

32.1%
Pennsylvania:

35.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 172,647Legal occupations
  • 67,284Management occupations
  • 59,408Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 54,583Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 53,523Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 52,212Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (VERONA, PA):

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 225 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 117 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 59 people in nursing homes
  • 2 people in other group homes

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED227$87,12388$82,545277$88,784102$27,80622$64,3340$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$82,87511$58,51443$81,98912$16,6020$02$66,305
APPLICATIONS DENIED17$86,18112$59,025222$83,24898$24,4469$42,6461$10,940
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN19$80,56313$48,928136$91,08814$28,3177$37,5100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$33,04329$84,9581$31,3400$00$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED32$87,90515$110,345
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$90,1646$120,127
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$122,5705$111,738
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$122,0102$144,725
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in zip code 15147 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary26880.6 years
John25175.2 years
William24075.5 years
Joseph16375.2 years
James14071.7 years
Robert13071.8 years
Charles11274.4 years
Margaret11181.3 years
Anna10881.2 years
George10874.9 years
Most common last names in zip code 15147 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5677.3 years
Davis3577.0 years
Miller3476.8 years
Thompson2577.6 years
Young2476.2 years
Williams2280.9 years
Moore2176.4 years
Brown2177.4 years
Jackson1869.0 years
Anderson1779.6 years
Businesses in zip code 15147
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1H&R Block1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Burger King1McDonald's1
Dairy Queen1New Balance1
Dunkin Donuts1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1Starbucks1

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