Zip Code 16105 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Castle
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lawrence
Area Code724 / 878
Alternate Zip Code NamesNESHANNOCK
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesCASTLE
Current Population:15448
Racial Majority:White 94.78%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.4%
Unemployment Rate:10.0%
Median Household Income$51126
Average Adjusted Gross Income$69420
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range935 - 1132 ft.
Area27 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.05325900, -80.33407900

Zip Code 16105 Description

Zip Code 16105 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 16105 is primarily located in Lawrence County. The official US Postal Service name for 16105 is NEW CASTLE, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 16105 are contained within or border the city limits of New Castle, PA, New Castle Northwest, PA, and Oakwood, PA. The area code for zip code 16105 is 724. 16105 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 16105 is 10.0% 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 16105 increased to 15448 from 14864 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 16105 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 16105 public schools is White. 42.6% of students in 16105 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 14088 94.78% 14631 -4%
 Black Or African American 235 1.58% 281 -16%
 Hispanic 200 1.35% 181 +10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 167 1.12% 149 +12%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 15 0% 15 -100%
 Two Or More Races 182 1.17% 182 -4%

Zip Code 16105 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.4%
 Black Or African American 11.1%
 Hispanic 1.5%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 16105 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1544814864
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households6666
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$51126
Income Under $50K Per Year49.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.60%
16105 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 16Mike KellyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$157832
Average Real Estate Sale Price$125184
Current Unemployment Level 10.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.3%
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 16105 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16172534455458575039312237
Avg Max Temp (°F)35394960718084827664514061
Avg Precip (In.)2.382.1333.33.554.354.173.63.792.633.222.8739.01
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Castle, PA
CBSA Type16105
CBSA Population90839
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours