ZIP Code 15068 - New Kensington Pennsylvania

ZIP Code 15068 is located in New Kensington Pennsylvania. Portions of 15068 are also in Lower Burrell and Plum and Murrysville and Arnold and Upper Burrell Township and Allegheny Township (Westmoreland County) and Harmar Township and Harrison Township (Allegheny County) and Springdale Township. 15068 is primarily within Westmoreland County, with some portions in Allegheny County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Pittsburgh.

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ZIP Code 15068 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameNew Kensington
Primary CountyWestmoreland County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)36,199
Area Code(s)412 / 724 / 878 / 878
Current Time

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15068 Demographics

15068 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 15068 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 15068 is White. The current unemployment level in 15068 is 4.4%.

Population Growth Rate-3.33%
Population Density756 People per Square Mile
Total Households16,732
Percentage High Income Households1.2%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$55,690
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$58,510
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)4.4%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 90.07%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 68.07%

15068 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American350.1%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

15068 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American30.09%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

15068 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,8247%
Bachelor Degree3,92015.04%
High School Diploma10,64540.84%
No High School Diploma3341.28%
GED or Alternate9763.74%
1 or More Years of College3,13112.01%
Associates Degree3,41813.11%
Masters Degree1,4245.46%
Professional Degree2170.83%
Doctorate Degree1770.68%

15068 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 15068
RegionMetro Pittsburgh
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaPittsburgh, PA
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area48 Square Miles

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15068 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Average First Frost DateOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateMay 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion70c - Pittsburgh Low Plateau

15068 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202736475660595241322439
Avg Max Temp (°F)36405061728083827564524161
Avg Precip (In.)2.782.463.353.374.

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