Official Zip Code NameNorth East
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code814
Current Population:12478
Racial Majority:White 95.63%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94%
Unemployment Rate:6.22%
Median Household Income$50230
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49869
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time20.5 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Erie
Elevation Range607 - 1490 ft.
Area73 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.17805099, -79.84216309

Zip Code 16428 Description

Zip Code 16428 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Erie metro area. Zip code 16428 is primarily located in Erie County. The official US Postal Service name for 16428 is NORTH EAST, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 16428 are contained within or border the city limits of North East, PA, . The area code for zip code 16428 is 814. 16428 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 16428 is 6.22% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 16428 decreased to 12478 from 14161 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 16428 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 16428 public schools is White. 49.5% of students in 16428 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 12087 95.63% 12008 +1%
 Black Or African American 110 0.87% 114 -4%
 Hispanic 216 1.71% 197 +10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.13% 11 +55%
 Asian 34 0.27% 36 -6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 6 0.1% 6 +117%
 Two Or More Races 104 1.29% 104 +57%

Zip Code 16428 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 2.5%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 16428 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1247814161
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households4872
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$50230
Income Under $50K Per Year49.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.10%
114 US Congressional DistrictPennsylvania 5
RepresentativeGlenn Thompson
Average Real Estate Asking Price$198058
Average Real Estate Sale Price$112642
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)6.22%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.89%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.54%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 83a - Erie Lake Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 16428 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19192737485862615544352541
Avg Max Temp (°F)33354556687781797261493858
Avg Precip (In.)2.432.172.963.413.544.33.984.255.014.544.23.4844.27
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Erie, PA
CBSA Type16428
CBSA Population279906
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours