Zip Code 15012 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBelle Vernon
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Westmoreland
Secondary County: Fayette
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:15905
Racial Majority:White 93.98%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$42061
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64690
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range899 - 1145 ft.
Area36 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.15748300, -79.81412500

Zip Code 15012 Description

Zip Code 15012 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 15012 is primarily located in Westmoreland County. Portions of 15012 are also located in Fayette County. The official US Postal Service name for 15012 is BELLE VERNON, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 15012 are contained within or border the city limits of Lynnwood-Pricedale, PA, North Belle Vernon, PA, Belle Vernon, PA, Speers, PA, Donora, PA, Dunlevy, PA, Monessen, PA, Charleroi, PA, West Newton, PA, and Fayette City, PA. The area code for zip code 15012 is 724. 15012 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 15012 is 5.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 15012 decreased to 15905 from 16808 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 15012 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 15012 public schools is White. 33.5% of students in 15012 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 14836 93.98% 15126 -2%
 Black Or African American 255 1.62% 290 -12%
 Hispanic 165 1.05% 166 -1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 10 -100%
 Asian 306 1.94% 114 +168%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 11 0.07% 11 +0%
 Two Or More Races 187 1.35% 187 +14%

Zip Code 15012 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.7%
 Black Or African American 2.5%
 Hispanic 1.6%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 15012 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1590516808
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households6743
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
33.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$42061
Income Under $50K Per Year58.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.20%
15012 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 14Guy ReschenthalerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Pennsylvania Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$188051
Average Real Estate Sale Price$123453
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 70b - Monongahela Transition Zone
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 15012 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20222938495863625542342641
Avg Max Temp (°F)38405162728084837766534362
Avg Precip (In.)2.72.353.363.33.853.783.893.683.152.423.072.7638.32
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsburgh, PA
CBSA Type15012
CBSA Population2368989
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours