Zip Code 15717 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBlairsville
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Indiana
Secondary County: Westmoreland
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:10847
Racial Majority:White 93.8%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$41335
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54770
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time25 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range948 - 1706 ft.
Area94 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.45299000, -79.23606000

Zip Code 15717 Description

Zip Code 15717 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 15717 is primarily located in Indiana County. Portions of 15717 are also located in Westmoreland County. The official US Postal Service name for 15717 is BLAIRSVILLE, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 15717 are contained within or border the city limits of Black Lick, PA, Blairsville, PA, and Jacksonville, PA. The area code for zip code 15717 is 724. 15717 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 15717 is 5.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.3% 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 15717 decreased to 10847 from 11189 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 15717 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 15717 public schools is White. 44.5% of students in 15717 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10326 93.8% 10297 +0%
 Black Or African American 292 2.65% 264 +11%
 Hispanic 133 1.21% 122 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.15% 17 -6%
 Asian 93 0.84% 38 +145%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 8 0% 8 -100%
 Two Or More Races 95 1.34% 95 +56%

Zip Code 15717 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.6%
 Black Or African American 3%
 Hispanic 0.9%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 15717 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1084711189
Male Population52.60%
Female Population47.40%
Total Households4594
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
44.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$41335
Income Under $50K Per Year60.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.20%
15717 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 13John JoyceRepublican
Pennsylvania District 15Glenn ThompsonRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Pennsylvania Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$161226
Average Real Estate Sale Price$80632
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 70c - Pittsburgh Low Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 15717 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19202837475661595341332440
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384759707881797362493959
Avg Precip (In.)3.012.613.543.454.254.574.644.022.883.613.0943.61
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Indiana, PA
CBSA Type15717
CBSA Population87927
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours