Zip Code 15612 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAlverton
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Westmoreland
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:474
Racial Majority:White 91.89%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$46524
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48320
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1175 - 1175 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.13527900, -79.60105800

Zip Code 15612 Description

Zip Code 15612 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 15612 is primarily located in Westmoreland County. The official US Postal Service name for 15612 is ALVERTON, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 15612 are contained within or border the city limits of Scottdale, PA, . The area code for zip code 15612 is 724. 15612 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 15612 is 5.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 15612 decreased to 474 from 554 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 15612 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 15612 public schools is White. 46.5% of students in 15612 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 272 91.89% 465 -42%
 Black Or African American 24 8.11% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 4 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -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 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 15612 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.3%
 Black Or African American 1.7%
 Hispanic 0.7%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 15612 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population474554
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households191
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46524
Income Under $50K Per Year55.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.30%
15612 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 18Mike DoyleDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$26000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$95534
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
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 15612 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19202837475660595240322439
Avg Max Temp (°F)37405061727983827664524161
Avg Precip (In.)2.912.663.423.614.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsburgh, PA
CBSA Type15612
CBSA Population2368989
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours