Zip Code 16229 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFreeport
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Armstrong
Secondary County: Westmoreland
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:4997
Racial Majority:White 99.08%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.4%
Median Household Income$44617
Average Adjusted Gross Income$77160
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time27.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range912 - 1201 ft.
Area30 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.71825700, -79.64575200

Zip Code 16229 Description

Zip Code 16229 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 16229 is primarily located in Armstrong County. Portions of 16229 are also located in Westmoreland County. The official US Postal Service name for 16229 is FREEPORT, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 16229 are contained within or border the city limits of Freeport, PA, Harrison Township, PA, . The area code for zip code 16229 is 724. 16229 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 16229 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 16229 decreased to 4997 from 5194 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 16229 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 16229 public schools is White. 32.9% of students in 16229 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5045 99.08% 4858 +4%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 20 -100%
 Hispanic 26 0.51% 40 -35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.2% 6 +67%
 Asian 0 0% 26 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 37 0.22% 37 -70%

Zip Code 16229 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.8%
 Black Or African American 0.9%
 Hispanic 0.4%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 16229 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population49975194
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households2034
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
32.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$44617
Income Under $50K Per Year56.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.40%
16229 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 15Glenn ThompsonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$213333
Average Real Estate Sale Price$203250
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 16229 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17192736465559585139322338
Avg Max Temp (°F)36395061728083827564514161
Avg Precip (In.)2.642.243.253.373.994.44.213.763.772.613.292.8540.39
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsburgh, PA
CBSA Type16229
CBSA Population2368989
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours