Zip Code 16218 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCowansville
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Armstrong
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:1195
Racial Majority:White 97.18%
Public School Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:6.4%
Median Household Income$36795
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55370
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time34.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1089 - 1371 ft.
Area30 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.92878200, -79.58682700

Zip Code 16218 Description

Zip Code 16218 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 16218 is primarily located in Armstrong County. The official US Postal Service name for 16218 is COWANSVILLE, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 16218 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 16218 is 724. 16218 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 16218 is 6.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.0% and is higher 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 16218 increased to 1195 from 1133 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 16218 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 16218 public schools is White. 42.8% of students in 16218 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1137 97.18% 1163 -2%
 Black Or African American 21 1.79% 22 -5%
 Hispanic 10 0.85% 2 +400%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.17% 4 -50%

Zip Code 16218 Race/Ethnicity

 White 100%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 16218 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population11951133
Male Population52.20%
Female Population47.80%
Total Households438
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$36795
Income Under $50K Per Year67.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
16218 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 15Glenn ThompsonRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Pennsylvania Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$55000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$109741
Current Unemployment Level 6.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 16218 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182635455559585139312238
Avg Max Temp (°F)36405063738185837666524062
Avg Precip (In.)2.812.383.233.463.974.64.334.163.912.843.453.0842.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsburgh, PA
CBSA Type16218
CBSA Population2368989
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours