Zip Code 15459 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMarkleysburg
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fayette
Secondary County: Somerset
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:1763
Racial Majority:White 99.23%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.5%
Unemployment Rate:7.8%
Median Household Income$31461
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54800
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1690 - 2310 ft.
Area34 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.76644500, -79.46368500

Zip Code 15459 Description

Zip Code 15459 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 15459 is primarily located in Fayette County. Portions of 15459 are also located in Somerset County. The official US Postal Service name for 15459 is MARKLEYSBURG, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 15459 are contained within or border the city limits of Markleysburg, PA, . Zip code 15459 is within area code 724 and area code 814. 15459 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 15459 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 15459 decreased to 1763 from 1806 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 15459 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 15459 public schools is White. 49.2% of students in 15459 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1425 99.23% 1707 -17%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 10 -100%
 Hispanic 6 0.42% 20 -70%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 9 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.35% 11 -55%

Zip Code 15459 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.5%
 Black Or African American 4%
 Hispanic 1.2%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 15459 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population17631806
Male Population51.30%
Female Population48.70%
Total Households634
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
49.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$31461
Income Under $50K Per Year72.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.80%
15459 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 14Guy ReschenthalerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Pennsylvania Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$209200
Average Real Estate Sale Price$47000
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 ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 69b - Uplands and Valleys of Mixed Land Use
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 15459 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17182635445358575038302237
Avg Max Temp (°F)34384860697780797261503959
Avg Precip (In.)3.723.163.954.054.544.314.984.043.923.143.693.7347.23
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsburgh, PA
CBSA Type15459
CBSA Population2368989
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours