Zip Code 15436 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFairchance
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fayette
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:2740
Racial Majority:White 94.22%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93%
Unemployment Rate:7.8%
Median Household Income$32498
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46610
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time25.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1112 - 2083 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.81382400, -79.72689000

Zip Code 15436 Description

Zip Code 15436 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 15436 is primarily located in Fayette County. The official US Postal Service name for 15436 is FAIRCHANCE, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 15436 are contained within or border the city limits of Fairchance, PA, . The area code for zip code 15436 is 724. 15436 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 15436 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 15436 decreased to 2740 from 3276 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 15436 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 15436 public schools is White. 54.5% of students in 15436 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2412 94.22% 2635 -8%
 Black Or African American 5 0.2% 58 -91%
 Hispanic 11 0.43% 12 -8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 1.25% 3 +967%
 Asian 6 0.23% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 32 3.67% 32 +194%

Zip Code 15436 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 4.1%

Zip Code 15436 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population27403276
Male Population47.30%
Female Population52.70%
Total Households1071
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$32498
Income Under $50K Per Year68.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
15436 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 14Guy ReschenthalerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$91462
Average Real Estate Sale Price$65167
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 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 70b - Monongahela Transition Zone
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 15436 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19212836465560585140322439
Avg Max Temp (°F)37415162717982817564524261
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsburgh, PA
CBSA Type15436
CBSA Population2368989
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours