Zip Code 16157 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWampum
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lawrence
Secondary County: Beaver
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:3477
Racial Majority:White 98.38%
Unemployment Rate:7.1%
Median Household Income$42914
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51400
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time26.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range961 - 1224 ft.
Area26 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.88774000, -80.33610500

Zip Code 16157 Description

Zip Code 16157 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 16157 is primarily located in Lawrence County. Portions of 16157 are also located in Beaver County. The official US Postal Service name for 16157 is WAMPUM, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 16157 are contained within or border the city limits of Big Beaver, PA, New Beaver, PA, Wampum, PA, Koppel, PA, and Homewood, PA. The area code for zip code 16157 is 724. 16157 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 16157 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 16157 increased to 3477 from 3418 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 16157 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 16157 public schools is . % of students in 16157 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3462 98.38% 3372 +3%
 Black Or African American 12 0.34% 30 -60%
 Hispanic 17 0.48% 36 -53%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 7 0.2% 5 +40%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 30 0.6% 30 -30%

Zip Code 16157 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 16157 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population34773418
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households1442
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42914
Income Under $50K Per Year58.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.00%
16157 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 16Mike KellyRepublican
Pennsylvania District 17Conor LambDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$76000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$80667
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 6a: -10F to -5F
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 16157 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182534455459575039312338
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384960717983827563514060
Avg Precip (In.)2.482.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Castle, PA
CBSA Type16157
CBSA Population90839
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours