Zip Code 15748 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHomer City
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Indiana
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:7060
Racial Majority:White 98.99%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$41052
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51390
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1119 - 1936 ft.
Area75 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.52708100, -79.09698300

Zip Code 15748 Description

Zip Code 15748 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 15748 is primarily located in Indiana County. The official US Postal Service name for 15748 is HOMER CITY, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 15748 are contained within or border the city limits of Jacksonville, PA, Lucerne Mines, PA, Homer City, PA, and Black Lick, PA. Zip code 15748 is within area code 724 and area code 814. 15748 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 15748 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 15748 decreased to 7060 from 7073 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 15748 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 15748 public schools is White. 47% of students in 15748 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6598 98.99% 6924 -5%
 Black Or African American 6 0.09% 26 -77%
 Hispanic 45 0.68% 38 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 13 -100%
 Asian 7 0.11% 13 -46%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 45 0.14% 45 -80%

Zip Code 15748 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.3%
 Black Or African American 1.1%
 Hispanic 0.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.4%

Zip Code 15748 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population70607073
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households2926
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$41052
Income Under $50K Per Year60.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.30%
15748 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 15Glenn ThompsonRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Pennsylvania Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$158000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$101286
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 15748 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19202837465560595241332439
Avg Max Temp (°F)36384860707881807363503960
Avg Precip (In.)3.242.813.663.544.34.794.733.994.162.983.763.1845.13
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Indiana, PA
CBSA Type15748
CBSA Population87927
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours