Official Zip Code NamePhiladelphia
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code215 / 267
Alternate Zip Code NamesPHILA
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesEASTWICK
Current Population:12259
Racial Majority:African American 75.03%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 83.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.63%
Median Household Income$46048
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40230
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27.8 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Philadelphia
Elevation Range3 - 46 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.89094925, -75.23834991

Zip Code 19153 Description

Zip Code 19153 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 19153 is primarily located in Philadelphia County. Portions of 19153 are also located in Delaware County. The official US Postal Service name for 19153 is PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 19153 are contained within or border the city limits of Philadelphia, PA, Tinicum Township, PA, Darby Township, PA, Colwyn, PA, and Folcroft, PA. Zip code 19153 is within area code 215, area code 267 and area code 610. 19153 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 19153 is 5.63% 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 19153 decreased to 12259 from 12324 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19153 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 19153 public schools is Black. 99.6% of students in 19153 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1929 16.54% 1852 +4%
 Black Or African American 8751 75.03% 9242 -5%
 Hispanic 243 2.08% 334 -27%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 29 -100%
 Asian 599 5.14% 535 +12%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 22 0% 22 -100%
 Two Or More Races 237 1.21% 237 -41%

Zip Code 19153 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.6%
 Black Or African American 83.7%
 Hispanic 2.1%
 Asian 3.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 8.6%

Zip Code 19153 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1225912324
Male Population45.80%
Female Population54.20%
Total Households5139
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46048
Income Under $50K Per Year54.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.30%
114 US Congressional DistrictPennsylvania 1
RepresentativeBob Brady
Average Real Estate Asking Price$146368
Average Real Estate Sale Price$106341
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.63%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.64%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.98%
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 DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 19153 Annual Climate Data

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 Type19153
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Eastwick - Southwest Philadelphia