Zip Code 15428 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDawson
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fayette
Secondary County: Westmoreland
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:1806
Racial Majority:White 97.77%
Unemployment Rate:7.8%
Median Household Income$38185
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51030
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time28.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range902 - 1253 ft.
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.08080800, -79.68140100

Zip Code 15428 Description

Zip Code 15428 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 15428 is primarily located in Fayette County. Portions of 15428 are also located in Westmoreland County. The official US Postal Service name for 15428 is DAWSON, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 15428 are contained within or border the city limits of Dawson, PA, Perryopolis, PA, . The area code for zip code 15428 is 724. 15428 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 15428 is 7.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.5% 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 15428 decreased to 1806 from 1936 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 15428 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 15428 public schools is . % of students in 15428 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1795 97.77% 1774 +1%
 Black Or African American 39 2.12% 13 +200%
 Hispanic 0 0% 6 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.11% 12 -83%

Zip Code 15428 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 15428 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population18061936
Male Population51.30%
Female Population48.70%
Total Households735
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$38185
Income Under $50K Per Year66.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.60%
15428 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 14Guy ReschenthalerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$116857
Average Real Estate Sale Price$74905
Current Unemployment Level 7.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 70b - Monongahela Transition Zone
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 15428 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212837475660595240322440
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415162728083827665534262
Avg Precip (In.)2.842.623.413.694.434.054.414.113.752.743.442.9642.46
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsburgh, PA
CBSA Type15428
CBSA Population2368989
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours