Zip Code 16102 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Castle
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lawrence
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:5755
Racial Majority:White 94.72%
Unemployment Rate:7.1%
Median Household Income$41200
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51050
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time22.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range824 - 1119 ft.
Area26 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.96020800, -80.41344200

Zip Code 16102 Description

Zip Code 16102 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 16102 is primarily located in Lawrence County. The official US Postal Service name for 16102 is NEW CASTLE, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 16102 are contained within or border the city limits of New Castle, PA, South New Castle, PA, Oakland, PA, and Bessemer, PA. The area code for zip code 16102 is 724. 16102 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 16102 is 7.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 16102 decreased to 5755 from 6146 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 16102 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 16102 public schools is . % of students in 16102 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5399 94.72% 5458 -1%
 Black Or African American 139 2.44% 169 -18%
 Hispanic 71 1.25% 43 +65%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.98% 4 +1300%
 Asian 0 0% 13 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 65 0.61% 65 -46%

Zip Code 16102 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 16102 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population57556146
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households2331
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$41200
Income Under $50K Per Year59.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.00%
16102 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 16Mike KellyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$98966
Average Real Estate Sale Price$84357
Current Unemployment Level 7.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 61c - Low Lime Drift Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 16102 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16172534455459575038312337
Avg Max Temp (°F)35394961728084827664514061
Avg Precip (In.)2.392.122.993.263.564.284.143.553.682.593.172.8438.57
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Castle, PA
CBSA Type16102
CBSA Population90839
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours