Official Zip Code NamePhiladelphia
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code215 / 267
Current Population:29595
Racial Majority:African American 78.34%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 88.2%
Unemployment Rate:5.58%
Median Household Income$32178
Average Adjusted Gross Income$26012
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time34.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Philadelphia
Elevation Range72 - 72 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.92319870, -75.23370361

Zip Code 19142 Description

Zip Code 19142 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 19142 is primarily located in Philadelphia County. The official US Postal Service name for 19142 is PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 19142 are contained within or border the city limits of Philadelphia, PA, Yeadon, PA, and Colwyn, PA. Zip code 19142 is within area code 215 and area code 267. 19142 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 19142 is 5.58% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7% 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 19142 increased to 29595 from 29063 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19142 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 19142 public schools is Black. 94.7% of students in 19142 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2347 8.16% 2463 -5%
 Black Or African American 22538 78.34% 22632 +-0%
 Hispanic 943 3.28% 993 -5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 43 0.15% 78 -45%
 Asian 2474 8.6% 2760 -10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 80 0.1% 80 -64%
 Two Or More Races 578 1.38% 578 -31%

Zip Code 19142 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.7%
 Black Or African American 88.2%
 Hispanic 1.8%
 Asian 4.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.4%

Zip Code 19142 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2959529063
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households9636
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
94.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$32178
Income Under $50K Per Year70.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.00%
114 US Congressional DistrictPennsylvania 1
RepresentativeBob Brady
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$70249
Average Real Estate Sale Price$52270
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.58%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.71%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.01%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63a - Delaware River Terraces and Uplands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 19142 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25273443546368676048393046
Avg Max Temp (°F)39425263738186847766554464
Avg Precip (In.)3.652.83.913.644.053.64.423.984.012.93.333.4343.72
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
CBSA Type19142
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Eastwick - Southwest Philadelphia
Elmwood