Zip Code 15208 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePittsburgh
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Allegheny
Area Code412
Alternate Zip Code NamesHOMEWOOD
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesPGH
Current Population:10406
Racial Majority:African American 63.61%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 81.1%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$32014
Average Adjusted Gross Income$80180
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time26.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1030 - 1030 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.45160000, -79.90056800

Zip Code 15208 Description

Zip Code 15208 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 15208 is primarily located in Allegheny County. The official US Postal Service name for 15208 is PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 15208 are contained within or border the city limits of Pittsburgh, PA, Penn Hills, PA, and Wilkinsburg, PA. The area code for zip code 15208 is 412. 15208 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 15208 is 4.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 15208 decreased to 10406 from 13352 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 15208 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 15208 public schools is Black. 85% of students in 15208 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3004 30.52% 2979 +1%
 Black Or African American 6262 63.61% 6739 -7%
 Hispanic 140 1.42% 212 -34%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.14% 29 -52%
 Asian 260 2.64% 151 +72%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 33 0.05% 33 -85%
 Two Or More Races 263 1.62% 263 -40%

Zip Code 15208 Race/Ethnicity

 White 11.9%
 Black Or African American 81.1%
 Hispanic 0.7%
 Asian 2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 15208 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1040613352
Male Population44.20%
Female Population55.80%
Total Households4624
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$32014
Income Under $50K Per Year65.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.10%
15208 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 18Mike DoyleDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$273538
Average Real Estate Sale Price$167690
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.1%
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 15208 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20223039505963625543352642
Avg Max Temp (°F)36395061718083827564514161
Avg Precip (In.)2.682.373.253.23.943.914.053.663.442.433.162.8538.95
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsburgh, PA
CBSA Type15208
CBSA Population2368989
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours