Zip Code 15461 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMasontown
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fayette
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:4333
Racial Majority:White 85.98%
Public School Racial Majority:White 79.4%
Unemployment Rate:7.8%
Median Household Income$30014
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46630
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time31.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range935 - 1116 ft.
Area13 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.84055100, -79.89515000

Zip Code 15461 Description

Zip Code 15461 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 15461 is primarily located in Fayette County. The official US Postal Service name for 15461 is MASONTOWN, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 15461 are contained within or border the city limits of Masontown, PA, Nemacolin, PA, . The area code for zip code 15461 is 724. 15461 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 15461 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 15461 decreased to 4333 from 4605 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 15461 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 15461 public schools is White. 80.2% of students in 15461 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3544 85.98% 3970 -11%
 Black Or African American 199 4.83% 205 -3%
 Hispanic 117 2.84% 37 +216%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 14 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 8 0.19% 8 +0%
 Two Or More Races 91 6.16% 91 +179%

Zip Code 15461 Race/Ethnicity

 White 79.4%
 Black Or African American 10.5%
 Hispanic 0.4%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 9.3%

Zip Code 15461 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population43334605
Male Population47.40%
Female Population52.60%
Total Households1777
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$30014
Income Under $50K Per Year72.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year17.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.50%
15461 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 14Guy ReschenthalerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Pennsylvania Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$133286
Average Real Estate Sale Price$60000
Current Unemployment Level 7.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
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 15461 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20222938485761605341332541
Avg Max Temp (°F)38425263738184837666534363
Avg Precip (In.)3.012.643.563.584.184.114.343.743.542.773.333.0441.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsburgh, PA
CBSA Type15461
CBSA Population2368989
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours