Zip Code 15042 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFreedom
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Beaver
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:8105
Racial Majority:White 93.37%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.8%
Median Household Income$59864
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64820
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range988 - 1125 ft.
Area17 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.68600400, -80.20371500

Zip Code 15042 Description

Zip Code 15042 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 15042 is primarily located in Beaver County. The official US Postal Service name for 15042 is FREEDOM, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 15042 are contained within or border the city limits of Economy, PA, Freedom, PA, Conway, PA, Fernway, PA, Baden, PA, East Rochester, PA, and Monaca, PA. The area code for zip code 15042 is 724. 15042 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 15042 is 6.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 15042 increased to 8105 from 7752 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 15042 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 15042 public schools is White. 38.8% of students in 15042 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7352 93.37% 7807 -6%
 Black Or African American 139 1.77% 95 +46%
 Hispanic 140 1.78% 62 +126%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 122 1.55% 47 +160%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.14% 1 +1000%
 Other Race 1 0.13% 1 +900%
 Two Or More Races 89 1.27% 89 +12%

Zip Code 15042 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.2%
 Black Or African American 3.9%
 Hispanic 1%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 15042 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population81057752
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households3377
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
38.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$59864
Income Under $50K Per Year42.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.50%
15042 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 17Conor LambDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$172023
Average Real Estate Sale Price$140286
Current Unemployment Level 6.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 70c - Pittsburgh Low Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 15042 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19202837485761605341332440
Avg Max Temp (°F)36405061728084827564514161
Avg Precip (In.)2.572.233.073.133.883.934.043.343.32.313.062.8637.71
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsburgh, PA
CBSA Type15042
CBSA Population2368989
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours