Zip Code 16156 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameVolant
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lawrence
Secondary County: Mercer
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:3319
Racial Majority:White 97.61%
Unemployment Rate:7.1%
Median Household Income$46170
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59130
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time25.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1142 - 1319 ft.
Area45 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.09515100, -80.21775300

Zip Code 16156 Description

Zip Code 16156 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 16156 is primarily located in Lawrence County. Portions of 16156 are also located in Mercer County. The official US Postal Service name for 16156 is VOLANT, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 16156 are contained within or border the city limits of Volant, PA, . The area code for zip code 16156 is 724. 16156 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 16156 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 16156 increased to 3319 from 3243 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 16156 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 16156 public schools is . % of students in 16156 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2821 97.61% 3264 -14%
 Black Or African American 17 0.59% 10 +70%
 Hispanic 22 0.76% 24 -8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 6 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.04% 14 +114%

Zip Code 16156 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 16156 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population33193243
Male Population50.60%
Female Population49.40%
Total Households1222
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46170
Income Under $50K Per Year55.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.40%
16156 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 16Mike KellyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$160700
Average Real Estate Sale Price$180167
Current Unemployment Level 7.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 61c - Low Lime Drift Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 16156 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16172534445357564938312237
Avg Max Temp (°F)34384860707882817463503960
Avg Precip (In.)2.632.353.183.423.74.574.223.794.062.763.483.1141.28
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Castle, PA
CBSA Type16156
CBSA Population90839
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours