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15234 Zip Code (Castle Shannon, PA) Detailed Profile




Cities: Castle Shannon, PA (50.44%), Pittsburgh, PA (15.00%), Bethel Park, PA (11.46%), Whitehall, PA (3.47%)
County: Allegheny County, PA
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 13,860
Zip code population in 2010: 14,056
Zip code population in 2000: 14,911

Houses and condos: 6,932
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,950
% of renters here:

31%
State:

32%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 15234: 94.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 3.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 4,377 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 15234
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

2.3% ($3,303)
Pennsylvania:

1.6% ($2,855)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,396 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,984 (2.2%)

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Males: 6,963  (50.2%)
Females: 6,897  (49.8%)

For population 25 years and over in 15234:

  • High school or higher: 95.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 15234:

  • Never married: 30.9%
  • Now married: 49.8%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

Zip code 15234 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 15234 (2017)
    • 13,20688.6%White
    • 2771.9%Asian
    • 2401.6%Black
    • 1691.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1551.0%Two or more races
    • 80.05%Some other race
    • 10.01%American Indian
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $141,805
15234:

$141,805
Pennsylvania:

$181,200



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in 15234 zip code as of January 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 15234 is 977 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is lower than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

45.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.2 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 15234, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $51,623 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$51,623
State:

$61,346

Salary/wage: $47,064 (reported on 81.3% of returns)
Here:

$47,064
State:

$51,902
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 67.1% for AGIs below $25k, 77.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 76.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 81.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 80.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 49.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $872 (reported on 38.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$872
Pennsylvania:

$1,588
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $4,722 (reported on 23.9% of returns)
Here:

$4,722
State:

$5,827
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$3,238 (reported on 15.6% of returns)
Here:

+$3,238
State:

+$14,495
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$14,849 (reported on 10.3% of returns)
Here:

+$14,849
State:

+$16,268
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.6% for AGIs below $25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $13,333 (reported on 14.0% of returns)
15234:

$13,333
Pennsylvania:

$14,550
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.1% for AGIs below $25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $12,133 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
15234:

$12,133
Pennsylvania:

$20,922

Total itemized deductions: $17,108 (19% of AGI, reported on 28.2% of returns)
Here:

$17,108
State:

$23,538

Here:

18.9% of AGI
State:

18.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.3% for AGIs below $25k, 7.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 8.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $2,718 (reported on 22.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,718
State:

$4,025
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $7,426 (reported on 27.9% of returns)
15234:

$7,426
State:

$9,982
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs below $25k, 2.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $1,676 (reported on 10.5% of returns)
Here:

$1,676
State:

$2,106
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 44.5%
Here:

45%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 40.1% for AGIs below $25k, 42.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 47.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 49.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 54.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 72.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 15234, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $41,725 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$41,725
State:

$48,049

Salary/wage: $38,631 (reported on 80.6% of returns)
Here:

$38,631
State:

$42,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 84.6% for AGIs below $10k, 66.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 78.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 82.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 81.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 61.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,506 (reported on 51.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,506
Pennsylvania:

$1,657
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.8% for AGIs below $10k, 3.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,966 (reported on 30.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,966
State:

$3,566
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.8% for AGIs below $10k, 2.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$6,369 (reported on 20.7% of returns)
Here:

+$6,369
State:

+$9,716
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.8% for AGIs below $10k, 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$10,222 (reported on 10.6% of returns)
Here:

+$10,222
State:

+$14,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.3% for AGIs below $10k, 4.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.0% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,980 (reported on 2.6% of returns)
15234:

$2,980
Pennsylvania:

$2,903
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% 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: $8,532 (reported on 0.6% of returns)
Here:

$8,532
Pennsylvania:

$14,674

Total itemized deductions: $14,770 (20% of AGI, reported on 31.5% of returns)
Here:

$14,770
State:

$18,804

Here:

20.1% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.9% for AGIs below $10k, 8.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 9.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,241 (3% of AGI, reported on 28.4% of returns)
Here:

$2,241
State:

$3,337

Here:

2.9% of AGI
State:

3.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $10k, 0.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,739 (reported on 78.0% of returns)
15234:

$5,739
State:

$8,008
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.9% for AGIs below $10k, 4.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,316 (reported on 8.8% of returns)
Here:

$1,316
State:

$1,643

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 48.0%
Here:

48%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 41.2% for AGIs below $10k, 48.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 46.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 51.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 51.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 62.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$58,938
Pennsylvania:

$59,195
Castle Shannon, PA (15234) map Nearest zip codes: 15228, 15226, 15216, 15236, 15227, 15102.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

39.0%
Pennsylvania:

45.4%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

7.1%
Pennsylvania:

6.4%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 515
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 5,877


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 83 (71 now married, 12 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 2,865 (1,302 now married, 1,560 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 15234 with a mortgage: 2,761 (17 second mortgage, 397 home equity loan, 21 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,661

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,193
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $547

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

9.2%
Whole state:

12.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

5.1%
Whole state:

6.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.7
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

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

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  • Notable locations in zip code 15234: Foleys Siding (A), Arlington Station (B), Castle Shannon Station (C), Martin Villa Station (D), Saint Annes Station (E), Smith Road Station (F), Baldwin Township Community Library (G), Community Library of Castle Shannon (H), Castle Shannon Borough Hall (I), Castle Shannon Police Department (J), Castle Shannon Volunteer Fire Company Station 119 (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 15234 include: Saint Annes Church (A), First Presbyterian Church of Castle Shannon (B), Emmanuel Lutheran Church (C), Castle Shannon United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Saint Sava Cemetery (1), Saint Anns Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Tourist attractions (not listed on the city page) : Cool Springs (Arcades & Amusements; 1530 Hamilton Rd), Combat Corporation (Recreational Trips & Guides; P.O. Box 14924).

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 232014 or later
  • 182010 to 2013
  • 1462000 to 2009
  • 2141990 to 1999
  • 3761980 to 1989
  • 4171970 to 1979
  • 8761960 to 1969
  • 2,7151950 to 1959
  • 1,0141940 to 1949
  • 1,0071939 or earlier

Zip code 15234 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Castle Shannon, PA (15234)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Castle Shannon, PA (15234)
  • 8no bedroom
  • 231 bedroom
  • 9572 bedrooms
  • 2,8783 bedrooms
  • 3804 bedrooms
  • 1485+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Castle Shannon, PA (15234)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Castle Shannon, PA (15234)
  • 41no bedroom
  • 7031 bedroom
  • 8052 bedrooms
  • 3813 bedrooms
  • 134 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Castle Shannon, PA (15234) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Castle Shannon, PA (15234) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 52no vehicle
  • 1,5921 vehicle
  • 2,1572 vehicles
  • 3773 vehicles
  • 1894 vehicles
  • 245+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Castle Shannon, PA (15234) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Castle Shannon, PA (15234) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 344no vehicle
  • 1,1251 vehicle
  • 4132 vehicles
  • 303 vehicles
  • 264 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 15234 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 15234 household income distribution in 2017
  • 234Less than $10,000
  • 296$10,000 to $14,999
  • 295$15,000 to $19,999
  • 243$20,000 to $24,999
  • 348$25,000 to $29,999
  • 407$30,000 to $34,999
  • 219$35,000 to $39,999
  • 339$40,000 to $44,999
  • 236$45,000 to $49,999
  • 590$50,000 to $59,999
  • 842$60,000 to $74,999
  • 887$75,000 to $99,999
  • 562$100,000 to $124,999
  • 304$125,000 to $149,999
  • 345$150,000 to $199,999
  • 187$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 15234

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 15234
  • 27Less than $10,000
  • 51$10,000 to $14,999
  • 19$15,000 to $19,999
  • 12$30,000 to $34,999
  • 4$35,000 to $39,999
  • 44$50,000 to $59,999
  • 110$60,000 to $69,999
  • 200$70,000 to $79,999
  • 237$80,000 to $89,999
  • 298$90,000 to $99,999
  • 884$100,000 to $124,999
  • 831$125,000 to $149,999
  • 633$150,000 to $174,999
  • 237$175,000 to $199,999
  • 229$200,000 to $249,999
  • 110$250,000 to $299,999
  • 77$300,000 to $399,999
  • 23$400,000 to $499,999
  • 16$500,000 to $749,999
  • 8$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 15234

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 15234
  • 4Less than $100
  • 46$250 to $299
  • 78$300 to $349
  • 12$350 to $399
  • 25$400 to $449
  • 153$450 to $499
  • 105$500 to $549
  • 62$550 to $599
  • 153$600 to $649
  • 172$650 to $699
  • 279$700 to $749
  • 211$750 to $799
  • 96$800 to $899
  • 236$900 to $999
  • 106$1,000 to $1,249
  • 14$1,250 to $1,499
  • 17$1,500 to $1,999
  • 11$2,000 to $2,499
  • 77No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $831.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $250,949.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $141,129
  • Black or African American householders: $256,568
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $223,271
  • Asian householders: $92,959
  • Some other race householders: $92,959
  • Two or more races householders: $99,044
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $113,410

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $141,805
15234:

$141,805
Pennsylvania:

$181,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $110,025 - $174,382

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $140,367
Here:

$140,367
State:

$246,314

Townhouses or other attached units: $192,342
Here:

$192,342
State:

$185,143

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $224,442
Here:

$224,442
State:

$279,683
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 15234

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,736
  • One, attached: 628
  • Two: 188
  • 3 or 4: 215
  • 5 to 9: 276
  • 10 to 19: 225
  • 20 to 49: 484
  • 50 or more: 184

Unemployment: 3.7%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 15234

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 15234
  • 73.9%5,652Drove a car alone
  • 7.4%565Carpooled
  • 4.9%372Bus or trolley bus
  • 5.0%386Streetcar or trolley car
  • 2.7%204Subway or elevated
  • 0.2%15Railroad
  • 0.1%8Motorcycle
  • 1.2%88Walked
  • 0.7%50Other means
  • 3.8%290Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 15234

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 15234
  • 243Less than 5 minutes
  • 3955 to 9 minutes
  • 75310 to 14 minutes
  • 81315 to 19 minutes
  • 92820 to 24 minutes
  • 50625 to 29 minutes
  • 1,40630 to 34 minutes
  • 22135 to 39 minutes
  • 53140 to 44 minutes
  • 88945 to 59 minutes
  • 53860 to 89 minutes
  • 11590 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 92.4%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,715
  • In family households: 10,452 (1,875 male householders, 1,766 female householders)
    2,832 spouses, 3,458 children (3,275 natural, 68 adopted, 117 stepchildren), 159 grandchildren, 37 brothers or sisters, 70 parents, 45 other relatives, 131 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,276 (1,258 male householders (1,001 living alone)), 1,480 female householders (1,243 living alone)), 533 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 147 (268 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,978 2-persons, 724 3-persons, 751 4-persons, 158 5-persons, 4 6-persons, 28 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,244 1-person, 476 2-persons, 19 3-persons

1,448 married couples with children.
663 single-parent households (172 men, 491 women).

93.2% of residents of 15234 zip code speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (40% very well, 32% well, 28% not well).
4.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (43% very well, 41% well, 15% not well, 2% not at all).
1.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (35% very well, 24% well, 41% not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (68% very well, 32% not well).

Foreign born population: 763 (5.5%)
(54.2% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

5.5%
Whole state:

7.0%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 25%Kazakhstan
  • 11%Afghanistan
  • 9%Uzbekistan
  • 7%Burma
  • 5%Ukraine
  • 5%Japan
  • 3%Bosnia and Herzegovina
Most common first ancestries reported in 15234
  • 19%German
  • 14%Italian
  • 9%Irish
  • 8%Polish
  • 5%American
  • 3%Albanian
  • 3%English
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 4612010 or later
  • 972000 to 2009
  • 2691990 to 1999
  • 191Before 1990

Zip code 15234 topographic map

There are 147 Medical Specialists in Zip Code 15234.

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • 7-ELEVEN #56156 (285 MT LEBANON BO in PITTSBURGH, PA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: GASOLINE SERVICE STATIONS
  • ATT LONG LINES EQUIP ENGINEERING (1 MILE NORTH OF BALDWIN in PITTSBURGH, PA)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , AT & T LONG LINES (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: AT & T LONG LINES EQUIP ENGR
  • BETHEL PARK SD ABRAHAM LINCOLN ELEMENTAR (1524 HAMILTON ROAD in PITTSBURGH, PA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
    Alternative names: BETHEL PARK SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • BARBER COLMAN CO (1275 GROVE RD in PITTSBURGH, PA)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
  • BERCINI AUTO BODY (3251 LIBRARY RD in PITTSBURGH, PA)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification

Zip code 15234 marital status for males
Zip code 15234 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.6%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2.5%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 88.6%Utility gas
  • 8.9%Electricity
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 14,952.

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

  • This state: 11,102
  • Northeast: 425
  • Midwest: 565
  • South: 538
  • West: 260

68% of the 15234 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 78% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Pennsylvania.

89% of the 15234 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 69% 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, 19% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 1% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Castle Shannon, PA (15234)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 84
Here:

8.2%
Pennsylvania:

13.8%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 23
Here:

4.6%
Pennsylvania:

13.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 160
Here:

41.8%
Pennsylvania:

37.8%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 62,493Construction and extraction occupations
  • 61,653Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 60,289Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 56,569Business and financial operations occupations
  • 52,150Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 51,617Management occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • COLOR CONTROL SYSTEMS INC (3537 LIBRARY ROAD in PITTSBURGH, PA; small business) : $64,999 in 2 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    $55,500 with Navy for Other Defense -- Applied Research and Exploratory Development (R&D). Signed on 2005-04-05. Completion date: 2005-04-29.
    $9,499 with Navy for Photographic Equipment and Accessories. Signed on 2004-07-30. Completion date: 2004-08-06.
  • JARO INTERIORS, INC (3734 POPLAR AVE in PITTSBURGH, PA; small business)
    $32,773 with Army for Office Furniture. Signed on 2002-01-25. Completion date: 2002-02-06.

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

  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Temporary Help Services (250-499 employees: 1 establishment, 50-99 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99: 2, 20-49: 1, 10-19: 2, 1-4: 5)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Child and Youth Services (100-249: 1, 20-49: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (50-99: 2, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 2, 1-4: 3)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (100-249: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Utilities: Water Supply and Irrigation Systems (100-249: 1)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Security Guards and Patrol Services (100-249: 1)
  • Construction: Electrical Contractors (50-99: 1, 20-49: 1, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (20-49: 2, 5-9: 6, 1-4: 3)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 162 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 269 people in nursing homes
  • 49 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED156$113,965116$108,909335$118,03774$36,7814$706,05312$96,748
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$80,93010$128,24346$115,3732$8,2850$01$82,250
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$79,53319$106,207154$112,97947$25,4871$1,070,1005$41,290
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$90,94612$90,90296$114,00310$37,0060$04$156,598
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$111,1401$146,96035$95,5081$38,8800$00$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED34$115,82714$126,279
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$146,7524$116,248
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$130,0485$111,532
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$112,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 15234
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 15234 - Value
Most common first names in zip code 15234 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John21772.9 years
Mary20781.2 years
William16873.6 years
Anna11482.8 years
Joseph11175.4 years
James10972.6 years
Robert10369.4 years
Helen10280.9 years
Margaret10181.1 years
George8476.4 years
Most common last names in zip code 15234 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4376.0 years
Miller4376.4 years
Kelly1980.3 years
Davis1879.9 years
Thomas1778.8 years
Brown1777.3 years
Martin1771.8 years
Campbell1677.8 years
Jones1478.9 years
Williams1379.9 years
Businesses in zip code 15234
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Rite Aid2
Curves1Subway2
Decora Cabinetry2The Room Place1
FedEx2True Value1
Ford1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS2
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1
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