Official Zip Code NameEllwood City
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:17185
Racial Majority:White 96.58%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.98%
Median Household Income$42228
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47234
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time23.9 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Lawrence
Elevation Range1011 - 1263 ft.
Area37 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.85816956, -80.25019836

Zip Code 16117 Description

Zip Code 16117 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 16117 is primarily located in Lawrence County. Portions of 16117 are also located in Beaver County. The official US Postal Service name for 16117 is ELLWOOD CITY, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 16117 are contained within or border the city limits of Ellwood City, PA, Ellport, PA, Big Beaver, PA, and Koppel, PA. The area code for zip code 16117 is 724. 16117 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 16117 is 5.98% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 16117 decreased to 17185 from 17821 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 16117 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 16117 public schools is White. 39.8% of students in 16117 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 16456 96.58% 16616 -1%
 Black Or African American 102 0.6% 128 -20%
 Hispanic 128 0.75% 190 -33%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.02% 16 -75%
 Asian 98 0.58% 61 +61%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 167 1.47% 167 +50%

Zip Code 16117 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.6%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 0.9%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.8%

Zip Code 16117 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1718517821
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households7249
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
39.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
85.7%
Median Household Income$42228
Income Under $50K Per Year58.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.20%
114 US Congressional DistrictPennsylvania 12
RepresentativeKeith Rothfus
PartyRepublican
114 US Congressional DistrictPennsylvania 3
RepresentativeMike Kelly
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$118580
Average Real Estate Sale Price$77143
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.98%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.54%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.27%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 70c - Pittsburgh Low Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 16117 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16172534455458575038312237
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384860717983817563503960
Avg Precip (In.)2.52.213.033.223.794.184.083.473.52.473.152.8938.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Castle, PA
CBSA Type16117
CBSA Population90839
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours