Zip Code 15522 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBedford
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bedford
Area Code814
Current Population:12036
Racial Majority:White 96.16%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.8%
Unemployment Rate:8.7%
Median Household Income$42369
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57230
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1165 - 1933 ft.
Area190 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.94987100, -78.55215000

Zip Code 15522 Description

Zip Code 15522 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Johnstown - Altoona metro area. Zip code 15522 is primarily located in Bedford County. The official US Postal Service name for 15522 is BEDFORD, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 15522 are contained within or border the city limits of Bedford, PA, Rainsburg, PA, . The area code for zip code 15522 is 814. 15522 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 15522 is 8.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 15522 decreased to 12036 from 12155 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 15522 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 15522 public schools is White. 43.2% of students in 15522 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11216 96.16% 11571 -3%
 Black Or African American 98 0.84% 125 -22%
 Hispanic 200 1.71% 166 +20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.17% 16 +25%
 Asian 64 0.55% 54 +19%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 13 0% 13 -100%
 Two Or More Races 91 0.57% 91 -27%

Zip Code 15522 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.8%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 2.1%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 15522 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1203612155
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households5176
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
43.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$42369
Income Under $50K Per Year58.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.00%
15522 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 13John JoyceRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$227783
Average Real Estate Sale Price$179845
Current Unemployment Level 8.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67a - Northern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 15522 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18202837465559585139312339
Avg Max Temp (°F)37405062728084827665524162
Avg Precip (In.)2.732.373.253.3343.854.073.173.393.073.292.6839.18
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours