Zip Code 15739 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameErnest
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Indiana
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:462
Racial Majority:White 98.83%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$46145
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time15.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.71554100, -79.02434300

Zip Code 15739 Description

Zip Code 15739 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 15739 is primarily located in Indiana County. The official US Postal Service name for 15739 is ERNEST, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 15739 are contained within or border the city limits of Dicksonville, PA, . The area code for zip code 15739 is 724. 15739 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 15739 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 15739 decreased to 462 from 501 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 15739 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 15739 public schools is . % of students in 15739 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 339 98.83% 445 -24%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 4 -100%
 Hispanic 3 0.87% 10 -70%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.29% 2 -50%

Zip Code 15739 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 15739 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population462501
Male Population47.00%
Female Population53.00%
Total Households187
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46145
Income Under $50K Per Year54.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.10%
15739 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 9Dan MeuserRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Pennsylvania Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$65000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$41000
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
15759 - Marion Center
15728 - Clymer
Dicksonville, PA
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 15739 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18192736465559585140322339
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384860717882807363504060
Avg Precip (In.)3.182.693.683.544.214.914.644.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Indiana, PA
CBSA Type15739
CBSA Population87927
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours